September 20, 2014: Kilby Supper
Our Kilby Supper, held at the Swiss United Church, offers visitors a taste of community life. The church Kilby Supper has roots in the traditional Swiss celebration of Kirchweihe. This church gathering, an annual event in Switzerland, presents a special meal to welcome church members back from their summer of farming in the high mountain meadows of the Alps.
September 26–28, 2014: Oktoberfest
Free Admission to the festival tent all weekend! Oktoberfest presents many activities and events in downtown New Glarus featuring live music, great food, wagon rides, chainsaw carving, plus plenty of family fun. Live music in festival tent all weekend!
Oktoberfest Music Lineup
Friday, September 26
8PM to 12AM Element 13
Saturday, September 27
12PM to 3PM Max Drexler Barvarian Brass Band
4PM to 7PM Wheelhouse
8PM to 12AM Boogie and the Yo -Yo'z
Sunday, September 28
11AM to 2PM CattleProd
3PM to 6PM The Jimmy's
2014 Oktoberfest Shuttle
Joining us for Oktoberfest? We hope so! For 2014, enjoy additional parking at the schools and a shuttle service running to the event on Saturday, September 27 from 1 PM until midnight. Watch for parking signs when you pull into New Glarus. See you at the Oktoberfest Tent!
FREE CAB RIDES Friday and Saturday from 9PM to 2:30AM!
5-mile radius from New Glarus. Cabs will be at the end of the Festival on the corner of 1st St and 6th Ave by the Maple Leaf Chocolate and Cheese Haus and the NG Hotel Restaurant.
Tent Camping Available
Tent camping only
No fires or pets
Contact the New Glarus Chamber for more info: (800) 527-6838/(608) 527-2095
December 6, 2014: St. Nicholas Day
8:00am to 1:00pm: Christmas Cookie Walk held at the Swiss Church. Includes bratzeli, cookies, and candy. These delicious treats go fast, so shop early.
December 13, 2014: Lunch with Santa
Lunch with Santa held in the New Glarus High School commons area. Lunch, kids' crafts, and a visit with Santa. 11:30am to 1:30pm