Hofbrau Stein Hoisting Contest

Prove Your Strength & Compete to Win a Trip to Germany

 the German word for this contest is: Masskrugstemmen

the German word for this contest is: Masskrugstemmen

 How long can you hold a full stein of beer? A simple challenge with a great prize.

Join us in the Spaten Beer Hall on Friday and Saturday to compete in this contest. The final round of the contest will happen at 1pm on Sunday. Miss Oktoberfest contestants will participate on Sunday at 3pm. 

The Oktoberfest winner gets a free trip to NYC next weekend to appear on the Hofbrau float in the Steuben Parade and the compete in the US Masskrugstemmen Finals for a chance to win a trip to Munich, Germany!

Visit the Spaten Beer Hall  to compete in this battle of strength!



Hot Dog Eating Contest

Saturday, September 13 at 1:30pm at the Spaten Beer Hall

Sign up for the hot dog eating contest in the Beer Hall at 1:00pm.

Eight contestants will be chosen (by lottery if there are more than that signed up). Water and condiments will be available.

The contestant eating the most complete dogs and buns within two minutes will be declared the winner. First prize is a $100 gift certificate to Great Taste, along with a gift package from East Side Restaurant including a liter glass stein, t-shirt and gift certificate. Second and third place winners will also receive an East Side gift package.