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[PHOTOS] Prost! Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest Celebrates German Heritage, Culture

words & photos by Rebecca Mennecke

Gemutlichkeit! Prost to 2021! The 17th annual Oktoberfest celebration hit Chippewa Falls Sept. 17-18 at the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds, highlighting traditional German food, music, and – of course! – beer. These photos from Sept. 18 show the Festmeister and Festmeisterin parade, German bands, face painting, the Kid's Kingdom, magician Kevin Hall, and so much more. Gemutlichkeit! Prost to 2021! Check out more information about the event at