Hilltober Fest

Traditional German Oktoberfest and hill folk meet for a rootin’ tootin wunderbar festival. Bring your flannel and lederhosen to Hill City for bluegrass by Good Old Slice and traditional and modern Polka by Minnesota’s Larry Olson Band. German menu and Steins available.

The day’s events include:

Lebkuchen cookie decorating

1:00 – 3:00 PM Bluegrass music by Good Old Slice

Nagelbalken German nail game tournament

Beer Stein Holding Competition

Das Boot competitive drinking

Competitive Sausage eating

4:00 – 8:00 PM: Polka by Larry Olson Band


Best Dressed Competition

Free and open to all ages!

Club members receive special drink and food pricing.


  • Occurred Saturday, September 14th, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Firehouse SmokeJumper Station

23858 Hwy 385
Hill City, SD 57745


Firehouse Smokejumper Station