September 23, 2021
Classic fun, new adventures and old favorites can all be found at the first night of Oktemberfest at Kid’s Night! Completely free and open to all, this year’s events will be located in downtown Marshalltown. Fun performances and activities for the whole family! Enjoy food vendors and the carnival, too!
2021 Oktemberfest Schedule of Events for Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
5:00-9:00 p.m. Gopher State Carnival returns to Marshalltown! Wristbands only $20.00 for all night!!
5:00-5:45 p.m. Little Miss & Little Mister 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 & Mister Oktemberfest that will be chosen by a random drawing in front of friends and family on the Main Stage!
5:15-6:15 p.m. Free 1⁄4 mile Kids Fun Run Registration at the Registration Table. The run will take place at 6:30 p.m. and is open for families! All participants will be doused in colorful powder a they run the course. Wearing white will show off all of the vibrant colors!
Outside Kids Activities:
Schedule to be announced.
Little Miss and Mr Oktemberfest
Times Republican Article - Marshalltown’s Miss & Mister
It may not be the Miss America pageant or Mr Universe, but the smiles will be just as big when the crowns are placed on the head of the lucky
girl and boy during the Little Miss and Mr Oktemberfest coronation!!
*Little Miss and Mr Oktemberfest is open to area 1st and 2nd graders.
*Registration will at the Main Street from 5:15pm to 5:45 on Thursday with the crowning to begin at 6:00pm.
*All registrants must be able to ride in the Saturday morning parade if chosen.
*Little Miss & Mr will be chosen by a random drawing in front of friends and family on the stage.
Enjoy the sites and sounds of the carnival. This is fun for the whole family; rides and other attractions for you to enjoy.
Gopher State Amusements will be here Thursday evening through Sunday afternoon.
2021 Oktemberfest Wristbands: Thursday 5-9:00pm and Sunday noon-4:00pm $ TBD.