October 18, 19 St. Rose Festival: Oktoberfest!
Venue: St. Rose Church, Anthem
Oktoberfest enthusiasts looking for a fun way to celebrate will have to look no further than the Eighth Annual St. Rose Oktoberfest. The fall festival and car show is a two-day event held Oct. 18 and Oct. 19.
Friday night will feature an authentic German and American dinner including bratwurst, soft pretzels, and apple strudel, and the Budweiser truck will be on site. German band, Das Lederhosen, will perform favorite oompah-pah tunes. From chanting German drinking cheers to performing in German, this group delivers an authentic experience. The evening will end with a fireworks show accompanied by music produced by Fireworks Productions of Arizona.
Saturday will showcase the car and motorcycle show. Last year there were 78 entrants from all over the state. Other Saturday highlights include an amazing Kids’ Zone, the Great America Talent Show competition, delicious food, local vendors, silent and live auctions and entertainment. An online auction to benefit the church’s foundation commences Oct. 3.
Put this event on your calendar for sure, and plan on attending with the whole family!
The pre-registration fee for the car and motorcycle show is $15, or $20 the day of the show. Online registration is available. All registrants receive a free T-shirt and a dash plaque.