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Oktoberfest West Michigan

Oktoberfest West Michigan is a German Heritage Festival of food, beverage and music celebrating the unique culture of Bavarian Germany. Locally produced German foods and Imported German Beers pair with the best German bands available. Styled after Old World festivals, this event takes place at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids on September 28 & 29, 2012. Free Admission and free parking, with children's activities, and food and music for all ages. Come eat, play and dance!

Oktoberfest will feature the BOUNCER'S AND MORE children's play area. Five fantastic bounce play features are open from 5 - 10:00 PM Friday and Noon to 10:00PM Saturday. Reasonable wristband prices for all day fun! Kids love it!

Squeeze Box brings the best in accordion band music from Ohio, played with a contemporary spin. Always a crowd favorite and sure to get your polka on! For more info and schedules, check out

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•Noon to 11 pm both days
•Continuous music and entertainment.
•Huge food tent
•Games, contests

•Fun kids' activities, including Bounce
•Join us under the big tent on the south lawn of John Ball Park .
•Featuring Erdinger Beer
•Our Charity Partner. Kids Food Basket in Grand Rapids.
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"Through the support of Oktoberfest , you are making it possible for Kids' Food Basket to bring four new schools this year so that we will attack childhood hunger in 32 elementary schools. This means that more than 4,800 food insecure children will receive an evening meal every weeknight."
•We are hosting the largest known Alphorn Ensemble in the US


Saturday, September 29, 2012
12:00 PM
11:00 PM



John Ball Park & Zoo
1300 Fulton Street West
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

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Edelweiss German Club of Grand Rapids
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