Members of the 2016 Oktoberfest USA Royal Family will begin to roll out in mid-September at events across the community. Don’t miss your opportunity to attend any of these special events. Most require tickets and advance purchase is necessary for some.

Special Fester

  • 4 to 8 p.m., Sunday, September 11 – All Star Banquet Hall, La Crosse
  • Admission: free-will donation
  • Special Fester announced at 4:30 p.m.

Parade Marshals (new location, tickets required)

  • 5 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 14 – Logger Field/Copeland Park
  • Tickets: $10 in advance or at the gate (gets you the served meal)
  • Marshals will be introduced at 5:30 p.m.

Miss La Crosse/Oktoberfest Pageant (new location)

  • 7 p.m., Saturday, September 24 – La Crosse Center South Hall
  • Tickets: $20 in advance; $25 at the door; Available at the La Crosse Center Box Office
  • Seven contestants will vie for the 2016 crown

Mrs. Oktoberfest

  • 6 p.m., Tuesday, September 27 – Valhalla Hall, Cartwright Center, UW-La Crosse
  • Tickets: $35 in advance (only)

Festmaster Ball

  • 5 p.m., Friday, September 30 – La Crosse Center South Hall
  • Tickets: $50 in advance (only)

Grenadier Generals

  • Congratulations to Travis and Mandi Horstman, who took over as Generals for the Grenadier Corps this past July.