"Polkas, Preztels and Prost" will be seen far and wide as the official theme for the 58th edition of La Crosse's annual fall celebration. With the new theme selected, the contest to design the 2018 Oktoberfest Button is now open and will run through Wednesday, January 24, 2018. Complete rules on the contest are available [...]
Lynn Gundlach, an active member of the Oktoberfest organization since 1999, was named 2017 Mrs. Oktoberfest at UW-La Crosse on Wednesday night. Read more about the 2017 Mrs. Oktoberfest
Two long-time and highly-recognized La Crosse businessmen have been selected as parade marshals for Oktoberfest 2017. […]
Keaton Hall was named the 2017 Oktoberfest Special Fester at the "Tanz fur Alle" (Dance for All) at All Star Banquet Hall on Sunday, September 10. Read more about Keaton and his selection as the 2017 Special Fester.
Madeline Kumm was selected Miss La Crosse/Oktoberfest 2017 from a field of six contestants at the pageant held Saturday, September 9 at the La Crosse Center. Kumm is a student at UW - La Crosse and the daughter of David and Patti Kumm. Read more about the pageant & results.
Brian and Karen Rude will reign as Festmaster and Frau of the 57th Oktoberfest celebration starting Thursday, September 28, 2017. The couple were announced at the Festmaster Ball on Saturday, August 26 at the La Crosse Center. Read more about the new Festmaster.