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Top Six Things to Experience at Oktoberfest Southlake

Sep 20, 2017 02:29PM ● By Dia

Break out the dirndls and lederhosen—it’s time for fun to be had and memories to be made. Here are some of the best things to experience at Oktoberfest Southlake. Brought to you by the Southlake Chamber of Commerce along with presenting sponsors Grubbs Infiniti and TD Ameritrade, tens of thousands will descend upon Southlake Town Square October 6-8 to partake in the festivities. Here are some of the Top Must Do’s at Oktoberfest Southlake. 

1. Great Live Entertainment All Weekend 

From the opening call of the Swiss Longhorns to the fancy footwork of the Jumpin’ Jammers, we have something to keep everyone entertained throughout the weekend . 

2. All the food and drinks you can handle 

For a festival focused on German fare and drink, you can’t beat Oktoberfest Southlake. Prepare for plenty of hearty comfort food, seasonal beer and classic festival treats for the whole family. Prost! 

 3. Wiener dog races 

Get to the Allen Samuels Direct Sports Zone early—you’ll want a good view of the Wiener Dog Costume Contest at 9:30 a.m. Saturday followed by the legendary Wiener Dog Race at 10 a.m. 

4. Can’t-miss contests 

Ever wanted to compete in a yodeling or stein hoisting contest? Here’s your chance. We will be awarding prizes for the Best German Costume, Yodeling and Stein Hoister. 

5. Tons of family fun 

The Family Fun Zone is packed with games and activities; expect plenty of opportunities to enjoy that hefeweizen while your kids play. 

6. New This Year 

Check out the Petting Zoo and the outrageous bucking “Footbull”! Also, new this year-Avoid the lines and purchase your tickets in advance for food and drinks online at 


Visit for additional festival information.  Download the Oktoberfest Southlake app for a site map, photo gallery, events and more. Take advantage of free parking in the parking garages and shuttle service at White’s Chapel UMC. We’ll see you at Southlake Town Square from October 6-8!