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Oktoberfest Celebration and 5K

9/21/2019 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM Add to Calendar

Oktoberfest 5K

Put on your lederhosen and your running/walking shoes and join us as we kick-start the annual Highlands Ranch Community Association's Oktoberfest event in Town Center with the Oktoberfest 5K! Race starts at 9:00 a.m. 


Gather your family and friends together for this great cultural event with German food, music, and, of course, great biers from Paulaner. And don't forget the live entertainment! It’s an evening of non-stop entertainment for the kids, too. Children will enjoy magic, balloons, and games until their hearts are content. New this year, grab your friends and play a game of Hammerschalgen!

Family & Children's Entertainment

  • Live German Music
  • Live Rock Music
  • German Dancing
  • Games, Rides & Inflatables for the Kids
  • Dachshund Races - Gift Baskets for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners!


Dachshund Races

Don't miss the Annual Dachshund Races sponsored by Baxter Boo! Enter your Dachshund or just come to watch the fun! Register your Dachshund between 2:30 pm and 3:00 pm at the event. Races will being at 3:00 pm sharp! Also, this year will feature a prize for the Best Dress Dachshund!

Entertainment Schedule (times and activities subject to change):

2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.: German Dance Performance

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Dachshund Race Registration

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.: Dachshund Races

3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.: German Dance Performance

4:00 p.m.: German Band (SqueezePlay)

6:30 p.m.: Stein Hoisting Contest

6:45 p.m.: Rock Band (Tripping Griswolds)

Do you have a business that would like to join the Celebration? Fill out a VENDOR APPLICATION . If you have any questions please email . We hope you join in on the celebration!

Advance tickets must be purchased online. If not sold out, tickets will be available at the door for a higher price. All ticket sales are subject to service fees. All ticket sales are final and no refunds will be issued.

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Community events and activities are made possible with help from our sponsors and Community Partners. The HRCA's ability to bring cultural events to Highlands Ranch is made possible by the Highlands Ranch Cultural Affairs Association (CAA) and in part by the Scientific Cultural Facilities District (SCFD).

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