Thursday


Kids Night Flyer

Welcome to Oktemberfest

September 27, 2018
Marshalltown, IA

Notice
New Location for 2018: Central Iowa Fairgrounds
1308 East Olive Street, Marshalltown, IA 50158

Classic fun, new adventures and old favorites can all be found at the first night of Oketmberfest
at Kid’s Night! Completely free and open to all this year’s events will be located at the Central
Iowa Fair Grounds. Supervised open play and structured activities for the littlest of tykes, older
children and now even for teenagers! Enjoy food vendors and the carnival too!!

Oktemberfest Carnival

2018 Oktemberest Schedule of Events for Thursday September 27th, 2018:

5:00 – 9:00pm: Gopher State Carnival NEW to Marshalltown! TWO additional hours!

Wristbands $20.00

5:00 – 8:00pm: **NEW THIS YEAR** Game Truck Video Game Semi will be pulled up on ground to experience 36+ of the latest and greatest videos games!!

GameTruck’s brightly-colored high-definition TV’s reveal awesome adventures, co-operative challenges, and epic competitions. The music pulsing throughout the truck gets your heart racing. The long alluring couch beckons you and your friends to come relax and start gaming. Then as soon as you pick up that game controller, you will know that the party has truly begun.

36+ age appropriate video game titles

Certified GameCoaches

Latest Consoles including XBox One, PlayStation 4, Wii-U, and Nintendo Switch

HD Flat Panel TV's

Des Moines has been captivating guests since 2009. Game Truck’s trained staff will keep the line moving, and make it easy for you to deliver the kind of excitement your guests expect.

5:15 – 5:45pm: Little Miss & Mr. Registration open to all area 1st and 2nd Graders at the Registration Table with crowning beginning at 6:00 p.m.. All registrants must be able to ride in the Saturday morning parade, if chosen. All are invited to the most magnificent spectacle for the crowing of Little Miss & Mr. Oktemberfest that will be chosen by a random drawing in front of friends and family on the Main Stage!

5:15 – 7:00pm: Free ¼ mile Kids Fun Run and $5.00 1K Color Blaze Registration at the Registration Table. Fun Run and Color Blaze is at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday September 29th.

Inside Activity Building:

5:00 – 6:00pm: Big Wheel Races for ages 8 and under

5:00 – 6:00pm: Hot Shot Basketball with the Marshalltown Community College Basketball Team; The Tigers will show the kids how it’s done! Activity for ages 7 and over

Outside Kids Activities for All Ages:

5:00– 6:00pm: Giant Parachute for ages 7 and above and the Big Parachute for ages 6 and under with the Marshalltown YMCA-YWCA with two age groups, so even the littlest can have a turn.

5:00– 7:00pm: Kingdom Clown Balloon Animals

5:00– 7:00pm: Xtreme Dance hosts Face Painting

5:00– 7:00pm: Hula Hoop Lessons with Sparkle Hoops Dance

5:00– 7:00pm: Kids Playground Equipment and Sand Box located on the Central Iowa Fair Grounds

Main Stage:

5:00pm: National Anthem: Melia Clark

5:15pm: Welcome: Emcee Melia Clark

5:15-5:30pm: **Stage Break**

5:30-6:00pm: Zumba Kids with Karen Gale from Marshalltown Park and Rec

6:00-6:15pm: Crowning of Little Miss & Mr. Oktemberfest!

Guest Emcee: Kyle Martin in his snazzy suit!

6:15-6:30pm: **Stage Break**

6:30-7:00pm: CrAzY Family Dance off! Who’s got the sweetest moves under your roof?! Invite friends and family to really get down to all your favorite songs you already know the dance moves to like the Chicken Dance, Cupid Shuffle, Thriller and more! **All crowd sing-a-long to “Don’t Stop Believing” at 6:55pm: ** D.J. by HRB Productions.  

Crazy Dance off Flyer 

Crazy Dance Off Page 1  

7:00-9:00pm: Teen Dance Party! This one for you! Who said adults get to have all the fun at Oktemberfest?! D.J. by HRB Productions a.k.a Heather Rae Baker will be bringing it with the sweet tunes from today’s latest charts for all you High School and Middle School people!

Teen Dance Party Flyer

Teen Dance Party Flyer

**Thursday Night Activities Sponsored by the Marshalltown Development Foundation**