Four Peaks Virtual Oktoberfest


Join Us on Facebook Live 10/17/2020
From 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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With live music, wiener dog races, and beer, beer, beer, the Four Peaks Oktoberfest at Tempe Town Lake is one of the events we look forward to most each October. For obvious reasons, the celebration is cancelled this year, but we’ve put together a virtual version of the festival that more than makes up for its loss.

Performances from German oompah bands and local legends? Yep, we’ll have those. Educational seminars covering German beer and food? Those will be broadcast as well. How about an Oktoberfest-themed trivia competition, a virtual chicken dance, and tips on winning your next stein-holding contest? Ja, all that and more will be part of this five-hour celebration. Hosted by Dan Bickley of Arizona Sports, the entire festival will be free to view via Facebook Live.

The Full Schedule:
2:00 – Welcome
2:05 – Oompah Band #1
2:10 – 8th Street parade livestream
2:15 – The ceremonial tapping of the keg with Mayor Corey Woods
2:20 – Chicken Dance
2:25 – Band Performance: Dayweather
2:40 – Oktoberfest trivia questions with prizes
2:45 – How to Hoist a Stein with Highland Games athlete Kyle Lillie
2:50 – Tempe Sister Cities
2:55 – Wiener Dog Race Part 1
3:00 – Band Performance: Dayweather
3:15 – Oktoberfest trivia questions with prizes
3:20 – Oompah Band #2
3:30 – Band Performance: Jay Allen
3:45 – Talking German beers with the Four Peaks brewers
4:00 – Oktoberfest trivia questions with prizes
4:05 – Band Performance: Jay Allen
4:20 – Live Stein Toast (5 min)
4:25 – Chicken Dance Video (5 min)
4:30 – Band Performance: Jared & The Mill
4:55 – Wiener Dog Race Part 2
5:05 – Band Performance: Jared & The Mill
5:20 – Tempe Sister Cities
5:25 – Oompah Band #3