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There’s so much fun to be had at the Addison Oktoberfest. From dancing, bier-barrel rolling, dachshund races, and more, there’s something for everyone, at any age!

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METROCREST CHAMBER BUSINESS AFTER HOUSE
Thursday, Sept. 15, 6-8pm
Schloss Addison Main Stage
Celebrate Oktoberfest with the monthly Metrocrest Chamber After Hours at Addison Oktoberfest. Network with area businesses and find out how the chamber can help grow your business.

OKTOBERFEST BIZ-SPIELE CORPORATE CHALLENGE
Thursday, Sept. 15, 6-8pm
Prestige Community Credit Union Draught Haus Biergarten & Sports Tavern
Presented by the Addison Business Association

The Oktoberfest Corporate Challenge is a team building opportunity for Addison businesses. This one-day event, held on Thursday, September 15 from 6pm – 8pm, is an excellent opportunity for your employees to interact and have some fun! Teams will be competing against each other in various Oktoberfest games and the team with the most points wins the challenge! Proceeds support Metrocrest Social Services.

To register your team, please CLICK HERE. Deadline to register is Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 at 5pm.

O’Zapft Is! KEG TAPPING OPENING CEREMONY
Daily at 8pm
Schloss Addison Main Stage
Join us for the tradition of the tapping of the keg kicking off the celebration! Join Addison Mayor Todd Meier for Thursday’s ceremonial event and then every night with other special partners, the Crowne Plaza Hotel on Friday and Marriott Quorum on Saturday!

CHAMBERLAIN’S BRAU HAUS PRESENTED BY CHAMBERLAIN’S STEAK AND CHOP HOUSE
Thursday, Friday and Saturday availability
Schloss Addison Main Stage
Enjoy an upscale Bavarian three-course dining experience featuring a three-course tasting menu, paired with Paulaner bier and prepared by legendary Chef Richard Chamberlain.

Reservations are limited, so make yours now.

GERMAN SPELLING BEE
Friday, Sept. 16. at 8pm
Bowl Stage
Show off your German spelling skills at the German spelling bee! Battle it out with others for a fun game of spelling…Bavarian-style and win prizes.

GERMAN IDOL YODELING COMPETITION
Friday, Sept. 16: 8:30pm registration / 9pm competition
Schloss Addison Main Stage
It’s karaoke gone German! Contestants yodel their best to win great prizes while showing off your vocals.

BIER BARREL ROLLING
Saturday, Sept. 17 at 3pm
(2:30pm Registration for ages 21+ only)
Teams use one hand to roll a Paulaner bier barrel down to the finish line. Spaces are limited, so register early!

BIER BARREL BOWLING
Saturday, Sept. 17 at 5:30pm
(5pm Registration for ages 21+ only)
Trade in your bowling ball for mini Paulaner kegs and bowl for great prizes. Spaces are limited, so register early.

DACHSUNDAY: DACHSHUND PRETZEL RUN, DACHSHUND DASH & PARADE
Sunday, Sept. 18
The dachshunds take it over on Sunday with unique activities including a run, dash and parade.
Get more details about the dachshund events including registrationhere.