Friday, September 22

Bier Garten

5 pm – 11 pm   ($5 Cover on FRIDAY NIGHT ONLY  if you are 21 & Over)

A great lineup of German & domestic brews will be available!

7 pm – Tapping of the Golden Keg Ceremony  (S. Ann Arbor Street)

The beer wagon carried the ceremonial golden keg from City Hall.

Food Vendors

5 pm – Some of your favorite German and American food!  Saline-Lindenberg Friendship Committee’s German fare including brats and sauerkraut will be back again this year. Also don’t forget to check out some of the tasty treats from the SHS Culinary Arts Students Bake Sale.

Live Entertainment

8 pm- 11 pm Your Generation in Concert

Saturday, September 23

Farmer’s Market 

8 am- 12 pm  (behind Mac’s off Henry Street)


10 am – 3 pm (Located on S. Ann Arbor Street)  FREE inflatable bouncers, obstacle course, children’s crafts, scarecrow making demo, antique tractors & more!

Don’t miss this year’s return of the – Nelson’s Wildlife Safari exotic animal show at Noon!

Bier Garten

Noon – 11 pm 

Corn Hole Challenge

3 pm – Kids Tournament
4 pm – Family Tournament
5 pm – Adult Tournament  (FULL)

Learn more about Corn Hole and/or Register for desired event>>

Wiener Dog Races & Costume Contest

2:30 pm – Registration
3:30 pm – All Breed Costume Contest
4:00 pm – Wiener Dog Race Begins

Learn more about contest and race or Register>>>

Hammerspiel Tournament

6:00 pm  Free Sign up near the Information Tent).
Prizes to: $100 First Place, $50 Second Place (Downtown Business Gift Certificates)

Learn more about Hammerspiel>>

Get registered for Hammerspiel>>

Live Entertainment

Noon – New Horizons Band
1:30 pm –Detroit Special
3:30 pm – Polka Riot
8 pm – 11 pm  The Phoenix Theory Band

Food Vendors

10 am – 11 pm – Some of your favorite German and American food!

Benito’s  ( 1 pm Pizza Eating Contest)
Busch’s Fresh Food Market
Cinnamon Nuts & More
Lions Club of Saline
Saline Kiwanis Club
Saline Lindenberg Friendship Committee
Smokehouse 52
Sweet Leilani’s Desserts


2017 Oktoberfest

2017 Full Schedule>>

Major Activities:

Corn Hole Challenge
Hammerspiel Tournament!
Live Entertainment
Wiener Dog Race & All Breed Costume Contest

Committee Members:

Riley Hollenbaugh, Executive Director, Saline Main Street
Rebecca Schneider, Event Co-Chair
Katie Spence, Event Co-Chair

Dan Dooley, Entertainment
Gretchen McCann, Tapping the Golden Keg
Jim Hill, Bier Garten
Dan Dooley, Entertainment
Deborah Quantock, Wiener Dog Races
Jill Durnen, Kinderplatz
Karen Carrigan, Hammerspiel
Brandon Frohner, Corn Hole Tournament
Rebecca Schneider, Vendors
Matthew Schneider, MC Decorations

Volunteer at Oktoberfest>>

Saline Main Street
131 E. Michigan Ave STE #E
Saline, MI 48176
Phone: (734) 316-2119
Riley Hollenbaugh, Executive Director, Saline Main Street