Oktoberfest September 20, 2019
Oktoberfest, hosted by Downtown Beloit Association, is one of Beloit’s most popular outdoor events! Hundred of locals and visitors fill the 300 block of State Street in historic downtown to enjoy several types of beer, live music, food, and more!
In addition to the evening activities, there are are sidewalk sales at downtown businesses starting at 8:00 am. There will also be music by the Zweifle Brothers from 11:30 am-1:30 pm and lunch provided by Velvet Buffalo Café during Fridays in the Park for $7.
Also, there will be a themed costume contest, so dust off your lederhosen or dirndls and plan to enter that night! Just stop at the Hammerschlagen tent between 5:30-7:30 pm to sign up! Winners will be announced during intermission. You do not need to be present to win. Prizes will be awarded to the best couple, cutest kid and individual.
The opening band, The Zweifel Brothers, will perform at 5:30 pm.
The headlining band, The Zac Matthews Band, will play from 8-11 pm.
The Zac Matthews Band is an award-winning, high-energy country band on their way to stardom! They were voted #1 Country Band in the state of Wisconsin 2019 and were named “Best New Male Act in Country Music” in 2014.
Admission for the event is $5 for adults, $1 for children 4-12, under 4 are free.
If you need a shirt to wear, you can bring your own shirt to Walnut Creek Apparel & Gifts and get it printed for free, or buy one for only $10 while supplies last!