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Oktoberfest Bethlehem 2013 schedule
October 4-6 and October 11-13, 2013 at SteelStacks, presented by Yuengling

    This October festival feels like an authentic German Oktoberfest with that special Pennsylvania flair. The center of this festival is the 100-foot by 240-foot Yuengling Festhalle tent at PNC Plaza, which features German food, beer, and polka, rock and party bands. Oktoberfest 2013 introduces the "Lager-Rhythmics" Bier Band. The band will be performing strolling classics and leading the nightly "Prost-cession".

    There will also be daily performances by Schulplatter groups from throughout the region. Returning in 2013 will be the Miss Oktoberfest Contest, theBar Skills Challenge, the popular Dachshund Races, the Oktoberfest Players, Rides and Games plus much more.




Oktoberfest 2013 Daily Schedule

Friday, October 4, 2013
Hours: 6:00 pm - Midnight
Giveaway: Vintage Yuengling stadium cushions to the first 350 people. courtesy of Yuengling

Keg Tap with Dick Yuengling - 7:30 pm

Music by:
Lou Franco Project
Billy Bauer Band
UUU

Stein Races, Masskrusstemmen, Barrel Roll Races, Long Pour, Cliff Hanger, Hangman, Rides and more!


Saturday, October 5, 2013
Hours: Noon - Midnight
Giveaway item TBD from Service Electric to the first 500 people through the gates.

Bar Skills Challenge - Noon
Miss Oktoberfest Crowning - 2:30 pm

Music by:
Bud Hundenski & the Corsairs
The Flamin' Caucasians
Friday's Child
Butterjive
Craig Thatcher and Nyke van Wyk
Good Time Charlie
Philadelphia Funk Authority

Stein Races, Masskrusstemmen, Barrel Roll Races, Long Pour, Cliff Hanger, Hangman, Rides and more!


Sunday, October 6, 2013
Hours Noon - 9:00 pm
Giveaway item TBD to the first 500 people through the gates.

Dachshund Races - 3:00 pm

Music by:
Joe Stanky and the Cadets
The Fabulous Greaseband
MXA
Call Your Mama

Stein Races, Masskrusstemmen, Barrel Roll Races, Long Pour, Cliff Hanger, Hangman, Rides and more!



Friday, October 11, 2013
Hours: 6:00 pm. - Midnight
Giveaway item TBD to the first 500 people through the gates.

Music by:
Mr. Echo
The Wiskeyhickon Boys
Nakked Soul
The Aardvarks

Stein Races, Masskrusstemmen, Barrel Roll Races, Long Pour, Cliff Hanger, Hangman, Rides and more!

Saturday, October 12, 2013
Hours: Noon - Midnight
Giveaway item TBD from Service Electric to the first 500 people through the gates.
Celebrity Skills Challenge - Noon

Music by:
Fritz's Polka Band
She Said Sunday
Tavern Tan
The Hillbilly Souls
Common Bond
Truth and Soul
Igor and the Red Elvises

Stein Races, Masskrusstemmen, Barrel Roll Races, Long Pour, Cliff Hanger, Hangman, Rides and more!

Sunday, October 13, 2013
Hours: Noon - 9:00 pm.
Giveaway item TBD to the first 500 people through the gates.

Dachshund Races - 3:00 pm.

Music by:
Bavariski
Universal Funk Order
Waitin on a Train
Moondog Medicine Show
Sarah Ayers Band

Stein Races, Masskrusstemmen, Barrel Roll Races, Long Pour, Cliff Hanger, Hangman, Rides and more!