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St. Joseph Oktoberfest

August 23, 2018 @ 11:00 AM - 8:30 PM


Sunday, September 23, 2018: The 13th annual St. Joseph Oktoberfest
– 11am Solemn High Orchestral Mass
– 12:30pm – 8:30pm festival hours. Fun for the whole family!
Children’s Area – Face painting 1pm – 4pm, games, pumpkin decorating
Vendors, Attic Treasures Tent, German Clothing Sale, Parish Information and Gifts
German dinner, Sausages, Beer, and more
Under the Big Tent:
– 1pm – 5pm Siasswasser Tanzelmusi and G.T.E.V. Edelweiss Detroit
– 2pm 2nd Annual Steinholding Contest. “It’s the ultimate test of strength!” All men and women 21 and older are eligible. $30 registration fee includes regulation stein filled with Bavarian Beer. Participation is limited – email [email protected] to reserve your spot. Names of the winners will be inscribed on The Steinly Cup!!
– 5pm Raffle Drawing & Conclusion of Auction
– 5:30pm – 6:30pm Notre Dame Prepatory Jazz Band
– 6pm Auction winners announced
– 6:30pm – 8:30pm Billy and Fast Forward Entertainment
In the Church:
– 11am Solemn High Orchestral Mass
– 1:15pm and 4:15pm Church Tours
– 3pm Classical Music Concert
– 6pm Vespers
Free Festival Admission & Parking Attendants will guide you to free guarded parking. Ample bike parking.


August 23, 2018
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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Contact Name
Rev. Canon Michael Stein
Contact Phone
(313) 784-9152
Contact Email
[email protected]
Contact Website
[email protected]
Location Name
St. Joseph Oratory
Location Address
1828 Jay Street Detroit, Michigan 48207