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49th Annual Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest

Schedule of Events

Schedule is subject to change!

 

 Last Updated June 7, 2019
(updated Wyatt’s Stage entertainment)

 

Please check back as Activity Schedule is Being Updated Regularly

 

 

2019 events:

Ongoing events that take place each weekend include:

 

Log Sawing & Stein Holding Contests – held several times throughout the day both Saturdays and Sundays.

 

The Safe Slam Beer Drinking & Beer Pong contests are held Saturday evening after 8:00 p.m.

 

Children’s contests are held Sundays at approximately 3:00 p.m.

 

Outside Budenstrasse (Game Booths, Exhibitors, Vendors) will be open Saturdays from 12:00 Noon to 9:00 p.m. and Sundays from 12:00 Noon – 5:30 p.m.

 

Please note: On Saturdays after 6:00 p.m. only persons 21 years and older will be admitted. However, families with children who have entered Oktoberfest prior to 6:00 p.m. will not be asked to leave.

 

Weekend 1

Band

America’s Heroes Weekend
(Free admission for Past and Present Military, Law Enforcement & Fire Fighters)

 

Saturday, September 7 (Noon – Midnight)
Main Stage
:
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – “The Express Band”, Southern California’s Premier German band
4:00 p.m. – 49th Annual Opening Ceremonies – Special All-American tribute to the Troops
Wyatt’s Stage:
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Casandra Long Band
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Terry McRaven Band

 

Sunday, September 8 (Noon – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Stage:
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – “The Express Band”, Southern California’s Premier German band

 

Weekend 2

 

Saturday, September 14 (Noon – Midnight)

Main Stage
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – Franken Power Express, Direct From Germany
5:00 p.m. – Die Gemütlichen Schühplattlers
6:00 p.m. – Oktoberfest Queen-Stein Carrying Contest-Preliminary
Wyatt’s Stage:
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – SouthBound
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Born Country

 

Sunday, September 15 (Noon – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Stage:
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Franken Power Express, Direct From Germany
2:00 p.m. Die Gemütlichen Schühplattlers
Wyatt’s Stage:
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Rob McLeod

 

Weekend 3

 

Saturday, September 21 (Noon – Midnight)
Main Stage:
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – Franken Power Express, Direct From Germany
6:00 p.m. – Oktoberfest Queen-Stein Carrying Contest-Preliminary
Wyatt’s Stage:
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Tessie & The Calico Cats
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Blue Henry’s

 

Sunday, September 22 (Noon – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Stage:
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Franken Power Express, Direct From Germany
Wyatt’s Stage:
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Terry McRaven

 

Weekend 4

Saturday, September 28 (Noon – Midnight)
Main Stage:
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – Frankenrebellen Express, Direct From Germany
5:00 p.m. – Oktoberfest Queen-Stein Carrying Contest-Semi Finals
Wyatt’s Stage:
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Solo Flight West
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Sean Wiggins and Lone Wolf

 

Sunday, September 29 (Noon – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Stage:
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Frankenrebellen Express, Direct From Germany
Wyatt’s Stage:
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Rob McLeod

 

Weekend 5

 

Friday, October 4 (6:00 p.m. to Midnight)
Local’s Night – A portion of Admission Proceeds to Benefit Local Charity.
6:00 p.m. – Midnight – Frankenrebellen Express, Direct From Germany

Saturday, October 5 (Noon – Midnight)
Main Stage:
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – Frankenrebellen Express, Direct From Germany
2:00 p.m. – Cripple Creek Cloggers
4:00 p.m. – Oktoberfest Queen-Stein Carrying Contest- FINALS
6:00 p.m. – Cripple Creek Cloggers

Wyatt’s Stage:
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Street Music Band
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Southern Spirit

 

Sunday, October 6 (Noon – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Stage:
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Frankenrebellen Express, Direct From Germany
2:00 p.m. – Cripple Creek Cloggers
Wyatt’s Stage:
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Terry McRaven

 

Weekend 6

Saturday, October 12 (Noon – Midnight)
Main Stage:
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – Die Böhmische Straßenmusikanten, Direct From Germany
2:00 p.m. – GTEV D’Oberlander Dancers
5:00 p.m. – GTEV D”Oberlander Dancers
Wyatt’s Stage:
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Born Country
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Tom Nolan Band

 

Sunday, October 13 (Noon – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Stage:
Noon- 6:00 p.m. – Die Böhmische Straßenmusikanten, Direct From Germany
2:00 p.m. – GTEV D’Oberlander Dancers
Wyatt’s Stage:
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Rob McLeod

 

 

Weekend 7

 

Friday, October 18 – “Oktoberfest Unplugged”
6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – featuring The Express Duo

German Beer-Food Pairing Dinner and an intimate evening of Oktoberfest charm.
Tickets must be pre-purchased.

 

Saturday, October 19 (Noon – Midnight)
Main Stage:
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – Die Böhmische Straßenmusikanten, Direct From Germany

Wyatt’s Stage:
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – SouthBound
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Doo Wah Riders

 

Sunday, October 20 (Noon – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Stage:
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – Die Böhmische Straßenmusikanten, Direct From Germany
Wyatt’s Stage:
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Terry McRaven

 

Weekend 8

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Saturday, October 26 (Noon – Midnight)

GERMAN SPOOKTACULAR CELEBRATION
Main Stage:
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – The Goldeisen, Direct From Germany
10:00 p.m. – Adult Costume Contest
Wyatt’s Stage:
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Stone Horse
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. – Sean Wiggins and Lone Wolf

 

Sunday, October 27 (Noon – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Stage:
Noon – 6:00 p.m. – The Goldeisen, Direct From Germany
3:00 p.m. – Children’s Halloween Costume Contest
Wyatt’s Stage:
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Rob McLeod

 

Weekend 9

 

Saturday, November 2 (Noon – Midnight)

OKTOBERFEST ENCORE
Main Stage:
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – The Goldeisen, Direct From Germany
6:00 p.m. – 2019 Log Sawing and Steinholding Championships!
Wyatt’s Stage:
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Terry McRaven Band