Kick off Oktoberfest with On Tap Magazine, Sam Adams, and Yards Park
Music, Food Trucks, Cold Beer & Our Fifth Annual Wiener 500 Dachshund Races!
Saturday, September 24, 2016 | 1 pm to 5 pm
Yards Park 355 Water St. SE, Washington, DC 20003
A benefit event for Washington Humane Society
Oktoberfest comes to DC in Yards Park. Listen to live music by
Lloyd Dobler Effect
, drink cold
Sam Adams beer (featuring Octoberfest, Jacko Pumpkin Shandy, Coney Island Mermaid Pils & more!)
, grab food from DC's best food trucks including
DC Ballers, Federal City Brothers
, compete in an official
Sam Adams Stein Hoisting
competition, and cheer on the Dachshunds as they race for glory and prizes in the
Annual Wiener 500 Dachshund Dash
, broadcast live on a 17 foot jumbotron!
This is a family-friendly, free event and all dogs are welcome. There will be a best dressed contest open to all dogs, but only Dachshunds may race. The contests do not require preregistration.
HAVE A DACHSHUND? CLICK HERE TO SIGN YOUR DOG UP TO RACE!
Attendees must be 21+ to drink beer and no outside alcohol is permitted. To help sponsor or get involved, please call On Tap Magazine at 703-465-0500.