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September 21, 2023

Marshalltown, IA

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!

2023 Oktemberfest Schedule of Events for Thursday, September 21st, 2023

Thursday's Schedule  - SUBJECT to CHANGE

5:00 pm - Close Scott Amusements Carnival returns to Marshalltown!

5:15 pm - 6:00 pm Little Miss & Little Mister Registration open to all area 1st and 2nd Graders at the Registration Table with crowning beginning at 6:10 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!

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm  Zumba

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm  Tae Kwon Do

6:10 pm Coronation of Little Miss & Little Mister Oktemberfest! - Main Stage

    Guest Emcee: Michael Campbell

Main Stage 

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Meet & Greet with characters provided by Yessy's Creations!, 

Smoke Trailer, and other various activities

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Rugged Pro Wrestling - Kid's Night Special Edition!

Center Ring in front of Main Stage

5:00 pm - Close Food Vendors  (limited menus)

7:00 pm - Close Beer Sales - The Thirsty Pig  

If you are still interested in helping, please contact any of the Oktemberfest board members for more information.

Volunteer Here  


Oktemberfest - Food Vendors

Bubba's Burnt Ends Meskwaki Chaos Forget Me Not Comal Kaxi

Kiawanis Boba Tea Summer Kitchen Maria's Tacos

WOW Donuts & More Big Acai El Pacifico Lily Mae

*** Food Vendors may run limited menus Thurs evening 

Oktemberfest - Beer Tent

Oktemberfest - Carnival 

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the carnival. This is fun for the whole family; rides and other attractions for you to enjoy.

Scott Amusements will be here Thursday evening through Sunday afternoon.

Updated schedule:

               Thursday             5:00pm to close

               Friday                    5:00pm to close

               Saturday              11:00 am to close

               Sunday                 Noon – 4:00pm

2023 Oktemberfest Wristbands:

We will have wristbands on Thursday, Friday, Saturday from 5-9, and Sunday 12-4.
Cost for each 4 hour session will be $ 25