Nominations open for 2022 Oktoberfest Festmaster

LA CROSSE (WKBT) — Nominations for the 2022 Oktoberfest Festmaster are now open.

The Oktoberfest Board of Trustees will accept nominations online at now through Dec. 28.

The Festmaster heads the Oktoberfest Royal Family and is announced at the Festmaster’s Ball, held annually in September.

Nominations will be accepted for someone who is:

  • Married
  • Age 50 or older
  • A resident for at least 10 years within 20-mile radius of La Crosse
  • Actively involved and well-known in La Crosse community; and,
  •  Has the time to devote to Oktoberfest activities!
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