- Weiner Dog Race, Wife Carrying Contest and the Beer Barrel Games
- The last weekend in September or first weekend of October
- Downtown Deadwood venues
Overview: Even though the weather can be chilly in Deadwood in late September and early October, the temperature is always warm in the tents. Having the celebration in heated tents on Main Street allows the participants to enjoy the flavor not only of the food and beverages but also of the town itself.
Where: Main street and other venues throughout town
Fees: Fees vary
Details: The celebration includes incredible German food, German music, and family entertainment in the Black Hills. This two-day event features free Brats, a German food cook-off, and fabulous German bands. Come enjoy the beer and brats infamous Deadwood, South Dakota.
Make sure you enter the Weiner Dog Race, Wife Carrying Contest and the Beer Barrel Games among other fun themed festivities.