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BEER, BANDS, AND POLKA
Mollie Busta, popular performer from the Jim Busta Band and Squeezebox, is host of the weekly RFD-TV Polka show, the "Mollie B Polka Party". The one-hour program features the nation's top polka bands and a wide-variety of ethnic styles produced on location at music festivals from around the country.

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EXPERIENCE GERMANY IN SAINT PAUL
Come and sit in beautiful Rice Park and drink some really fantastic beer while listening to the sounds of German music. Talk to the people from the Ordway, Saint Paul Library, The Landmark Center, and The Saint Paul Hotel about why Saint Paul is such a magical place.


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AWESOME ACTIVITIES
Bed Races, Horse drawn carriage rides, Hammerschlagen – Hosted by Saint Paul Firefighters, Operation Warm, BINGO – Hosted by Saint Paul Firefighters, Operation Warm, Family Fun, activities area, strong men competitions, TV sports viewing area, Wedding Celebration, vendors, Authentic German entertainment, polka lessons

Check out all the fun.

Food

Want a brat then come and get one at the Saint Paul Oktoberfest!

German Beer

What’s a German festival without a tall stein of hoppy goodness? Prost your way to a great time with traditional German libations and local Minnesotan brews served in glasses shaped like footwear.

German Heritage

Come and watch Bruce Larson AKA "Kaiser" shoot off his canon while giving his German command.

Entertainment

Mollie B will rock your German socks right off with her fantastic upbeat polka music. Plan on dancing the day and night away in the beautiful setting of Rice Park.