Join one or join all… In addition to great carnival rides, we have contest for the whole family.
SCHUHPLATTLER (Bavarian shoe slapping)
Prizes provided by Oktoberfest Houston
Contest on Friday at 9:00 in the Telgte Dance Hall.
CHICKEN DANCE CONTEST
Prizes provided by Texas Renaissance Festival is back!
Two categories: Parent with child teams, and siblings or cousins teams. Each team should be two people. No age limits. Dress the part and be creative to attract the judges’ attention! Choreograph some of your own dance moves in with the required moves of the chicken dance! Contest will be on Saturday at 3:30pm at the Telgte Dancehall.
A YODELING CONTEST
Prizes provided by Texas Renaissance Festival and Oktoberfest Houston.
Two categories: Children under 18, Adults 18 and up. Dress the part, be creative, write your own yodel. No accompaniment will be permitted – it’s all you and your yodel! It’s a family festival, so keep language clean. Yodel as a solo or as a couple. Saturday at 7:00 in the Telgte Dance Hall.
BEST DRESSED GERMAN CHRISTMAS CONTEST
Prizes provided by Texas Renaissance Festival!
Under 18 and over 18. Entries can be solo or group of up to 4. Wear your best German Christmas outfit, and win! You might have to answer some questions, and tell a little story too, but ultimately, it’s about your fancy robes. Contest will be on Saturday evening at 5:00 at the Ziegenbock Stage.
Prizes provided by Oktoberfest Houston!
NEW THIS YEAR! 5:30 at the Texas Heritage Stage.