petition seeks to make some changes to Oktoberfest

LA CROSSE (WKBT) — A newly created petition on seeks to make some changes to La Crosse’s Oktoberfest.

The petition asks for the following five changes:

  • Move the UW-L Alumni Band to the end of the parade
  • Allow up to 200 parade entries
  • Bring back the 2 carnivals
  • Bring back the cash option for payment
  • Bring back more food vendors

2022’s Maple Leaf Parade allowed up to 100 entries. The petition’s goal was to get 100 signatures. It surpassed that goal Friday morning.

For more information, or to learn how to volunteer, visit Oktoberfest’s website.