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Get in the Oktoberfest Spirit with the Running of the Weiners!

September 1, 2017

Get in the Oktoberfest Spirit with the Running of the Weiners!Celebrate Zinzinnati’s favorite festival in Dachshund style! Taking place Friday, September 15 at 11:30AM, the Running of the Wieners is the annual kickoff to Oktoberfest Zinzinnati.

Each dachshund, outfitted in their provided hot dog bun costume, will run approximately 75 feet in heats of ten to their owners at the opposite end. The winner of each heat will compete in a final race to determine the winning wiener dog! Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners!

Get in the Oktoberfest Spirit with the Running of the Weiners!Check-in for participants is from 10AM-11AM, and there is a $25 entrance fee (which includes a hot dog bun costume for your dog and T-shirt for you).

Click here to register online.

Even if you don’t have a¬†Dachshund to enter in the race, this is a fabulous spectator sport. Share your pictures with us on Instagram and Facebook!

America’s Oktoberfest

September 15-17, 2017
Second and Third Streets, between Walnut and Elm Streets, downtown Cincinnati

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