October 6th, 2012 • 1-5pm Family Fun • 5-10pm Music
WRISTBANDS ON SALE NOW
Come out and join us for the inaugural Benton County Oktoberfest on October 6th, 2012.
Benton County Fairgrounds
1410 3rd Avenue
Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
It will be a fun filled day starting at 1pm with Family Fun including lots of games for kids, German style food from local businesses, and lots of great Oktoberfest style beers.
Come meet Broken Lizards Erik Stohlanske from movies like Super Troopers and Beerfest!
At 5pm we will start the concert
portion of the day and we will be rockin and rollin all night with
great local music.
1-5pm - The Wendinger Band - Polka music
5pm - JUNK FM
6:30pm - D.B. Curtis and the Suspects
8pm - Slip Twister
The beers will be flowing from the beer gardens all the way out to the back. Look for great breweries like Third Street Brewhouse, Summit, Schells, Capital, Widmer, Paulaner, Hacker Pschorr, Hofbrau, and Leine's.
Cost: $10. Kids (under 21) are free, but must be accompanied by an adult
Wristbands now on sale at Westside Liquors and JP's Grill & Bar
Beer: Paulaner. Hacker Pschorr, Hofbrau, Capital, Widmer, Summit, Schells, Third Street
Wine: Copa single servings of Cabernet, Merlot, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, and White Zin
What is the Benton County Oktoberfest?
The Benton County Oktoberfest is a fall celebration filled with great german style foods and beers with lots of family fun during the afternoon and a concert in the evening.
How much does the BCO cost?
$10 for a wristbands gets you in the door. All food and beverages are an additional cost.
Who can come to the BCO?
Everyone!!! Adults ages 21 and over can purchase a wristband for $10 and anyone under the age of 21 must be accompanied by a parent. There will be NO EXCEPTIONS.
What are the hours?
The BCO lasts from 1pm until 10pm. From 1pm until 5pm there will be lots of family fun including, bouncy games, face paintings and more. Concert starts at 5pm and goes til 10pm.
What should I bring?
No outside drinks or food may be allowed in the BCO grounds. Food, beer, wine and soda will be available for purchase within the grounds. Cash and Credit Card accepted. Drinking on a empty stomach is never a good idea, so have something to eat.
Will there be medical and security staff available?
Yes, basic medical staff will be present in addition to police during the BCO.
General questions should be directed to us via email.