Watch the videos below to see what the Annual Oktoberfest Fundraiser is all about!

COME CELEBRATE!
Live music, Kids Zone, Authentic Oktoberfest
Fare in a Traditional German atmosphere!
Location: Forest Parking Lot & Burlington Ave. between Main St. & Forest Ave.  West of the Downers Grove Train Station.
Oktoberfest Hours:
FRIDAY - 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
SATURDAY - 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Kids Zone:
SATURDAY - NOON - 6:00 pm
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Family fun
FOR ALL AGES!
Rain or shine, music plays all day and night!  Party Oktoberfest style under our HUGE TENT!
FOOD and DRINK MENU:

 

· Bratwurst or Knackwurst 

w/ Grilled Onions or Sauerkraut

· Chicken Schnitzel & Gravy

w/ Potato Pancake, Apple Sauce & German Potato Salad

· Giant Bavarian Soft Pretzel

w/ Cheese or Mustard

· Roasted Corn

· Kidz Meal

w/Hot Dog, Chios & Drink

·Apple Strudel

·German Chocolate Cake

· Tangled Roots Vermillion River Weiss

· Alter Festbier
· Hacker Pshorr
· Sam Adams Oktoberfest 

· Paulaner Oktoberfest

· Revolution Oktoberfest

· Miller Lite

 
FRIDAY
 

DJ: Angel Song Entertainment

Fest opens at 3pm - Featuring Tina Messmer-King

 

Wayne Messmer Quartet

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Jazz

95.9 The River Live Remote Broadcast

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Featuring Danielle Tufano

Stephen Peterson

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Rock/Pop/Country

Send In The Clones

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Rock/Pop/Alternative

Stephen Peterson & Tina Messmer

8:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Rock/Pop/Country

ARRA

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Classic Rock

SATURDAY
 

DJ: Angel Song Entertainment

Fest opens at 11am - Featuring Tina Messmer-King

Panther's Cheer Exhibition

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Frank K & Company

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Featuring Authentic Oktoberfest Music

Donut Eating Contest

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Soulful Remedy

3:00 pm -4:30 pm

“Skates”
Chicago Wolves Mascot

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Brat Eating Contest

DGN vs. DGS

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

95.9 The River Live Remote Broadcast

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Featuring Danielle Tufano

TARRA

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Latin Sounds

Tina Messmer King

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Hammerschagen Game

North Of Eight

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Blues Rock/Southern

Dave & John Acoustics

8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Acoustic Rock

 
 
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OKTOBERFEST 2019 WELCOMES:

SEE BELOW FOR DETAILS!

Vince Neil will take the stage Saturday September 14th at 9:30pm

Tickets for this event are limited availability!  See below for details.  Thank you.

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Performing All The Motley Crue Hits!

V.I.P. - Tickets available

(SWAG Included!)

 

V.I.P. - MEET & GREET PACKAGE

SOLD OUT

- $10.00 Adult Entry
- $5.00 Senior Entry
- $5.00 Kids Zone
- $15.00 Adult Entry With Bier Stein
- Kids 13 and under FREE with paying adult
- Teens 14 and older $5.00 at the door
- Free for Active Military and Veterans with Military ID
ALL TICKETS SOLD AT EVENT
PLEASE CLICK THE LINK BELOW!
 
Tickets & General Admission:
 
- $25.00 Entry Fee Saturday night after 6pm
     (All tickets are first come first serve basis except for V.I.P.)
- $50 V.I.P. tickets Available for Vince Neil
     V.I.P. Area in front of Stage - V.I.P. entrance located at Forest & Burlington
     V.I.P. Must enter Oktoberfest between 7 & 8pm
- Saturday NO WRISTBAND RE-ENTRY after 6pm

SOLD OUT

 
CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP BENEFITS

- Downers Grove Oktoberfest promoted to over 5,500 families and teachers in District 58

- Flyers to be displayed by local businesses

- Promoted in all local media outlets

- Corporate logo visibility in all Education Foundation of District 58 Downers Grove 

  sponsored events throughout an entire school year on website, promotional video,

  social media and other promotional channels

KIDS ZONE SPONSOR—$3,500

- Corporate name and logo prominently exclusively displayed on Kids Zone gate banner and music

  stage banners

- Corporate name and logo prominently displayed on Education Foundation website, promotional

  video and social media channels throughout 1 school year

- Corporate logo on prominently displayed on event flyers distributed at all District 58 schools and

  many local businesses

- Corporate name and logo imprinted on t-Shirt (most prominent location)

- Corporate name and logo imprinted on event tickets

- Mention of sponsorship support in all press releases

- Company promoted hourly during music performance on the day of event

- Post event thank you on the Education Foundation website

- Acknowledgement in Education Foundation Annual Report

- 30 Event Tickets

- 30 Food & Beverage Tickets

- 30 Kids Zone Tickets

- 15 Oktoberfest Souvenir Beer Steins

- 15 Oktoberfest T-shirts

- 1 Reserved Kids Zone Sponsor Tables in Beer Tent

“FAMILIE” Family SPONSOR—$2,500 

- Corporate name and logo prominently displayed at opening gate banner and music stage banners

- Corporate name and logo prominently displayed on Education Foundation website, promotional

  video and social media channels throughout 1 school year

- Corporate logo on prominently displayed on event flyers distributed at all District 58 schools and

  many local businesses

- Corporate name and logo imprinted on t-Shirt (second most prominent location)

- Corporate name and logo imprinted on event tickets

- Mention of sponsorship support in all press releases

- Company promoted hourly during music performance on the day of event

- Post event thank you on the Education Foundation website

- Acknowledgement in Education Foundation Annual Report

- 10 X 10 space allocated for Oktoberfest

- 20 Event Tickets

- 20 Food & Beverage Tickets

- 20 Kids Zone Tickets

- 10 Oktoberfest Souvenir Beer Steins

- 10 Oktoberfest T-shirts

- 1 Reserved “Familie” Sponsor Tables in Beer Tent

“GAUDI” Great Fun SPONSOR—$1000 

- Corporate name and logo prominently displayed at opening gate banner and music stage banners

- Corporate name and logo prominently displayed on Education Foundation website, promotional

  video and social media channels throughout 1 school year

- Corporate logo on prominently displayed on event flyers distributed at all District 58 schools and

  many local businesses

- Corporate name and logo imprinted on t-Shirt (third most prominent location)

- Mention of sponsorship support in all press releases

- Company promoted hourly during music performance on the day of event

- Post event thank you on the Education Foundation website

- Acknowledgement in Education Foundation Annual Report

- 8 Event Tickets

- 8 Food & Beverage Tickets

- 8 Kids Zone Tickets

- 4 Oktoberfest Souvenir Beer Steins

“PROST” Cheers SPONSOR—$500

- Corporate name and logo prominently displayed on Oktoberfest promotional website & social

  media channels pre-event

- Corporate name and logo prominently displayed on Education Foundation website, promotional

  video and social media channels throughout 1 school year

- Corporate name prominently displayed on music stage banners

- Company promoted hourly during music performance on the day of event

- Post event thank you on the Education Foundation website

- Acknowledgement in Education Foundation Annual Report

- 4 Event Tickets

- 4 Food & Beverage Tickets

- 8 Kids Zone Tickets

- 2 Oktoberfest Souvenir Beer Steins 

“Guten Tag” Hello SPONSOR—$100+

- Corporate name prominently displayed on music stage banners


- Company promoted hourly during music performance on the day of event

- Post event thank you on the Education Foundation website 

For further information or if you are ready to sponsor, contact:
Liz O’Toole at lizzieo1021@gmail.com or 630-379-2181 OR
Janet Alikpala at janet@alikpala.com  or 312-217-4369 
OR VISIT:
http://58foundation.org/oktoberfest/ 
To Sponsor, click the link below:

Click this link  to be a sponsor - Sponsor Oktoberfest 2019

* PLEASE NOTE:  If you are volunteering for this event, we request that you let us know in advance of any conflicts related to the time you can volunteer.  Thank you!

 
Thank you to all our sponsors!

2019 Oktoberfest Sponsors

 

“Oktoberfest” level

Cadence Kitchen & Co

The Foxtail

Jessica and Timothy Canning Foundation

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market

“Famalie” (family) level

Direct Floors

Horizontal Hold Video Productions

More Than Menus

Odyssey Dumpster & Storage Rental

“Gaudi’ (great time) level

ARRA

Send in the Clones

DG Panther Football & Cheer

Doggie Depot Inc.

The Fremont Bar & Grill

Horizontal Hold Video Productions

Midwest Transit System

More Than Menus

North of Eight

Realty Executives Legacy – Elena Falco

Skuddlebutts Pizza & Catering

Soulful Remedy

The TARRA Band

95.9 The River

“Prost” (cheers) level

Angel Song Entertainment

Burlington Station

Chamber 630

Core Interior Design

Cribstone Financial & Insurance Services, Inc.

Evolution Music, Downers Grove

Evviva! Bar & Eatery

Good Order Home Organizing

Guaranteed Rate

Hecht Law Offices

KOHA

Leo's Wines & Spirits

Platinum Builders, LLC

Salerno's Pizzeria & Sports Bar

Serendipity Studio

Zach Frazier Orthodontics

* Please contact the Education Foundation of Downers Grove District 58 to become a sponsor.

Names are subject to change.

 
To volunteer, click the link below:

Click this link  to volunteer - Oktoberfest 2019

* PLEASE NOTE:  If you are volunteering for this event, we request that you let us know in advance of any conflicts related to the time you can volunteer.  Thank you!

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The READING

GAMES

O'Neill Middle

School

Coming Next

Spring 2021!

DISTINGUISHED

SERVICE AWARDS

(D.S.A.)

Ashyana

Banquets 

COMING NEXT

Spring 2021

SELECT

58

Herrick Middle School

Coming Next

Spring 2021!

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Thank you to all our sponsors!

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Fresh Thyme Market
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Jessica and Timothy Canning Foundation
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Odyssey Barricade Service
Leos Wine and Spirits
Horizontal Hold Video Productions
More Than Menus - Logo - For Foundation.
HECHT LAW OFFICES LOGO
KOHA
The TARRA Band Logo
Soulful Remedy Band  Logo
Realty Executive Legacy
The Clones logo
Evolution Music Logo
Fremont
Doggie Depot Logo Large
Chamber 630 Logo
Skuddlebutt's Logo
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DuPage County Board Members
Midwest Transit System
Zach Fraizer Orthodontist
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Direct Floors