Special Fester Nomination

  • Oktoberfest Special Fester Nomination

    La Crosse Festivals Inc. (d/b/a Oktoberfest USA) accepts nominations for the Special Fester through the first Monday in May each calendar year.

    If you know an individual who would love to be a part of the Oktoberfest family, submit your nomination!

    Your nominee should be a person who:
    • has a special need or disability
    • is between the ages of 9 and 21
    • is a resident within 20-mile radius of La Crosse

    All entries must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on the first Monday in May each calendar year to be considered for that year. The final selection is made by Special Fester Committee. The new Speical Fester will be announced at the Special Fester Ball held yearly in September.

    Eligible nominations shall remain active for two years from the date of the original nomination.