October 22–24

Celebrate Oktoberfest at Ruttger's

Traditional German food and entertainment all weekend long. A Ruttger's classic!

Oktoberfest Offers

End-of-the-year Clearance Sale

Everything up to 50% off at Ann’s Bay Lake Boutique, Lobby Shop, and The Garage. Check out the clearance items at the Golf Shop booth located near the Main Lodge.

Oktoberfest Wear

Hooded sweatshirts, T-shirts, stickers and more at the Lobby Shop + Booth #24

The Fine Line Salon and Spa Special

Buy one, get one 50% off on Aveda products!
Open Saturday, October 23, 9am – 5pm.

Schedule of Events

Friday, Oct 22

Harvest Buffet Dinner Shows at Ruby’s

Featuring musical entertainment by Alpensterne with the Narren of New Ulm.

6:00 pm Dinner Show:
Seatings at 5:15 pm, 5:30 pm & 5:45 pm | $32 + tax

8:00 pm Dinner Show:
Seatings at 7:30 pm, 7:45 pm & 8:00 pm | $32 + tax

White Oak Grill

German specials and regular menu. Reservations are not accepted.

White Oak Grill Menu
Schedule of Events

Saturday, Oct 23

Breakfast Buffet at Ruby’s

7:00—10:00 am $18 + tax. Reservations are not required.

Arts & Crafts Fair

9:00 am—4:00 pm Saturday only.

Over 100 booths located outside & inside the Main Lodge. Specials at Auntie M’s, Ann’s Bay Lake Boutique, The Garage, The Fine Line Salon & Spa.

Unterhaltung (Entertainment)

Musikalische Unterhaltung (Musical Entertainment)

10:45–11:30 am: Concord Singers
11:00 am—3:30 pm: Narren of New Ulm
11:00 am: Tapping of the Keg
11:45 am—12:30 pm: Alpensterne
12:30—1:00 pm: Intermission
1:00—2:00 pm: Alpensterne
2:00—3:00 pm: Concord Singers

Oktoberfest Buffet at Ruby’s

Featuring German food and entertainment by Alpensterne.
5:00—8:00 pm $34 + tax. Call 800.450.4545 for reservations.

White Oak Grill

German specials and regular menu. Reservations are not accepted.

White Oak Grill Menu

Sunday, Oct 24

Breakfast Buffet at Ruby’s

7:30—11:00 am
$18 + tax.
Reservations are not required.

Ruby's Dining Room

More Information

*Schedules are tentative. Entertainment and activities may be changed or cancelled.

REMEMBER YOUR ID! Everyone will be asked to show their ID.

COVID-19 Safety

Ruttger's will be following the current CDC & State guidelines regarding Covid 19 safety. We are highly recommending that everyone wear masks in all indoor spaces.

Craft Vendors

There will be craft vendors both outside & inside.

Kids' Activities

There will be no formal kids activities this year. There will be a limited number of kids craft kits available for purchase.

Parking and Shuttle Service

Parking and shuttle service will be available from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm on Saturday at Lion's Field, 1/4 mile north of Ruttger's on Highway 6. Paid parking & disability parking available across from the main lodge on Tame Fish Lake Road.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to bring cash?

Yes, food booths accept cash only.

Are dining reservations required?

Reservations are required for the evening meals.

Will Oktoberfest be cancelled because of the weather?

Oktoberfest happens rain, shine, snow, sleet, or any other weather. So dress accordingly.