Date: October 8, 2021
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Junction City Oktoberfest in Junction City, KS

The Oktoberfest fun continues in Junction City, KS this weekend at their annual Junction City Oktoberfest celebration!

The Oktoberfest fun continues in Junction City, KS this weekend (Friday and Saturday) at their annual Junction City Oktoberfest celebration! This event kicks off on Friday at 4:00 pm with the "tapping of the kegs!" After the beer garden opens the party really starts going. On Friday night attendees will enjoy a variety of polka bands, contests, best-dressed contests, yodeling contests, and good fun throughout the evening!

Saturday morning starts off at 8 am! Breakfast is served and the Volksmarch 5k and 13K will begin at 8:30 am! A day of activities, fun, music and crafts will round out the second day of the Junction City Oktoberfest! Enjoy a variety of performances that will be held on the main stage.

If you are looking for some friendly competition, sign up for a variety of events like best dressed, yodeling, cornhole, or Hammerschlagen competitions which are being held on Friday and Saturday! For those not familiar with Hammerschlagen, contestants will attempt to hammer a nail in one swing of a hammer. The contestant who drives the nail in the farthest is the winner. Trust me, this is harder than it sounds, but the winner will receive $100.00. The last competition of the day is at 6 pm, Masskrugtragen is the beer stein carrying contest and the winner will receive $100.00 (adult and youth).

A variety of vendors will also be on hand for a little shopping throughout the day.

For a full schedule of events, you can follow the link here and enjoy the fun!

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