Save the Date: Sunday, September 22, 2019!




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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 1-4pm, games, pumpkin decorating

     Vendors, Attic Treasures Tent, German Clothing Sale, Parish Information and Gifts

     German dinner, Sausages, Beer, and more


Under the Big Tent:

1-5pm     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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve your spot. Names of the winners will be inscribed on The Steinly Cup!! 

5pm     Raffle Drawing & Conclusion of Auction

5:30-6:30pm     Notre Dame Prepatory Jazz Band

6pm     Auction winners announced

6:30-8:30pm     Billy and Fast Forward Entertainment


In the Church:

11am     Solemn High Orchestral Mass

1:15pm and 4:30pm     Church Tours

3-4:30pm     Classical Music Concert featuring Motor City Flutes; Peter Paolin, cellist; Peter Fletcher, guitarist; Gordon Finlay, tenor.  Please see the concert program here!

6pm     Vespers  


Free Festival Admission & Parking Attendants will guide you to free guarded parking.  Ample bike parking.

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