Willkommen to Oktoberfest in Deadwood, South Dakota
Join us in Deadwood as we celebrate Oktoberfest in the Wild West! Enjoy live German music at the PolkaFest, a poker run with prizes, free food, and dancing. Bring the whole family and join us for the now famous “Wiener Dog Races” and Beer Barrel Games!
This event is sponsored in part by the Deadwood Chamber, Budweiser, MIDCO, Agnico Eagle and KEVN Black Hills Fox TV.
The Wiener Dog Races are sponsored by Marta’s Deadwood Doghouse and the Paw Spa!
Friday, September 30
1-5 P.M. • Polka! Live Music – Outlaw Square
4-7 P.M. • Poker Run Registration – Outlaw Square – Join us for a free poker run at various locations around Deadwood and win prizes! Must be 21+ to participate.
5P.M. • Brat Giveaway at Mr. Wu’s (while supplies last) • Poker Run – Various Locations – All completed poker run cards must be turned into the registration table at Outlaw Square by 9 P.M. to qualify.
7-9 P.M. • Polka! Live Music – Outlaw Square
9:15 P.M. • Poker Run Awards – Outlaw Square
SATURDAY, October 1
11 A.M. • Registration for Wiener Dog Races – Main Street in front of Mustang Sally’s
Noon • Brat Giveaway (while supplies last) – 777 Casino (attached to the Holiday Inn Express)
1 P.M. • Wiener Dog Races – Main Street in front of The Bullock Hotel – Daschunds compete for “Fastest Wiener in the West” honors.
1-4 P.M. • Weim, Wine & Cheese – Main Street in front of the Saloon 10 – Wine & cheese tasting. Proceeds benefit the Canine Cancer Fund.
1-4 P.M. • Polka! Live Music – Outlaw Square
2 P.M. • Registration for Beer Barrel Games – Main Street in front of the Gold Dust – Must be 21+ to participate. Number of participants is limited.
2-4 P.M. • German Cook-Off – Maverick’s at Gold Dust, Stan & Ollies at the Iron Horse Inn, Buffalo/Bodega, Silverado Franklin, Deadwood Social Club at the Saloon #10, Box Elder Job Corps at the Celebrity Hotel Lobby
3 P.M. • Beer Barrel Games – Main Street in front of the Gold Dust
5-7 P.M. • Polka! Live Music by The Happy Wanderers – Outlaw Square
7 P.M. • Beer Barrel Awards – Outlaw Square