Photo Contest Winners

Thank you everyone who participated in the 51st Annual Oktoberfest Photography Contest. The gallery below includes the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place category winners as well as Honorable Mentions. Only 10% of the photos from each category are eligible to earn an Honorable Mention. A full list of winners appears below the gallery.

Be sure to vote for your favorite in the “People’s Choice Award”


JerryWeigelOktoberfestReflections On A Tuba1st Place
JerryWeigelOktoberfestMiss La Crosse2nd Place
JanelleLaufenbergOktoberfestLeaf The Beach For Oktoberfest3rd Place
StephanieRae LEOktoberfestMiss ElleHonorable Mention
BrandonWankeStudent Black & WhiteMusical Instrument1st Place
JocelynSelepaStudent Black & WhiteRain Drop2nd Place
EmilyYehleStudent Black & WhiteWindmill3rd Place
JocelynSelepaStudent Black & WhiteTimelessHonorable Mention
SarahKirschStudent Black & WhiteSeatlle BuildingHonorable Mention
BrandonWankeStudent ColorFuzzy Wuzzy1st Place
JessicaCrowleyStudent ColorPlane At Sundown2nd Place
TrinityHorstmanStudent ColorCold Parade Day3rd Place
EmmaClarkStudent ColorWindmill SunsetHonorable Mention
GraceGartnerStudent ColorWinding BluesHonorable Mention
DylanMotschenbacherStudent ColorCurious ChickenHonorable Mention
JocelynSelepaStudent ColorFall ReflectionHonorable Mention
JocelynSelepaStudent ColorA Ridge SunsetHonorable Mention
KristenKoshalekAdult Black & WhiteAir Plant1st Place
EileenRoeslerAdult Black & WhiteGraceful Weeds2nd Place
ShirleyGatesAdult Black & WhiteThe Pioneer3rd Place
KenKaufmannAdult Black & WhiteSpoonmanHonorable Mention
KristenKoshalekAdult Black & WhiteBromeliadHonorable Mention
LuAnneKrattAdult Black & WhiteYes, I can!Honorable Mention
BrianNarvesonAdult Black & WhiteBalanced Rock Arches National ParkHonorable Mention
BrianNarvesonAdult Black & WhiteNight DutyHonorable Mention
KristiOlsonAdult Black & WhiteCabbage AbstractHonorable Mention
SusieScharlauAdult Black & WhiteThe Wonder of it AllHonorable Mention
DeniseVujnovichAdult Black & WhiteFrost BiteHonorable Mention
JohnZoerbAdult Black & WhiteSnowstorm #4Honorable Mention
EileenRoeslerAdult ColorOld Mill in Snow1st Place
BrianNarvesonAdult ColorMilky Way over Arches NP2nd Place
ShirleyGatesAdult ColorPipe Smoker3rd Place
ToddBarthAdult ColorBridges BurnedHonorable Mention
DeniseDeBonvilleAdult ColorFace This WayHonorable Mention
RachelFriesAdult ColorCatch and ReleaseHonorable Mention
RachelFriesAdult ColorThe Devil's ViewHonorable Mention
SharonFullerAdult ColorMOO-vinHonorable Mention
KarenGenzAdult ColorMarsh Trail at DawnHonorable Mention
LibbyHauserAdult ColorDog Days of SummerHonorable Mention
LibbyHauserAdult ColorEarly Morning Rain DropsHonorable Mention
KenKaufmannAdult ColorPeek-a-boo FawnHonorable Mention
KenKaufmannAdult ColorSpring FawnHonorable Mention
KristenKoshalekAdult ColorGarter SnakeHonorable Mention
JanelleLaufenbergAdult ColorGoose Island Cotton CandyHonorable Mention
RickLaufenbergAdult ColorTranquil TrainHonorable Mention
KevinMillardAdult ColorButterflyHonorable Mention
JenessaMillerAdult ColorMyrick ParkHonorable Mention
JenessaMillerAdult ColorPerrot State Park at DuskHonorable Mention
BobMulockAdult ColorPoppyHonorable Mention
BrianNarvesonAdult ColorEngineer of Train 173Honorable Mention
KristiOlsonAdult ColorRose CloseupHonorable Mention
AlSheldonAdult ColorGoldeneye Taking OffHonorable Mention
JanineSkempAdult ColorDesert MoonHonorable Mention
DeniseVujnovichAdult ColorHoya StarHonorable Mention
JohnZoerbAdult ColorOld HandsHonorable Mention
JohnZoerbAdult ColorOrange SucculentHonorable Mention