Schedule

Thursday, Sept. 28
Downtown Enterprise
3:45-4 p.m. – Public invited to assemble at Depot and Main streets for Main Street Procession
4-4:10 p.m. – Main Street Procession to Courthouse Gazebo
4:10-4:55 p.m. – Opening Ceremony including alphorn, accordion and Swiss yodeling

Terminal Gravity Brewing, Enterprise
5:30-6 p.m. – Ceremonial tapping of the first keg of TG’s Alpenfest beer with tastes for $5 donation
6-9 p.m. – Accordions at Alpenfest featuring virtuoso Alicia Baker plus alphorn music and Swiss yodeling (food and beer available)

Friday, Sept. 29
Outside Edelweiss Inn, Wallowa Lake
8 a.m.-noon – Alpine Breakfast
11:30 a.m.-noon – Demonstration of Swiss folk wrestling (Schwingen)
Noon-6 p.m. – Alpine Fair with art, craft and food vendors

Edelweiss Inn, Wallowa Lake
Noon-12:45 p.m. – Free polka lesson with Randy and Ashley Thull from Wisconsin
1-9 p.m. –  Alpenshow ($15/$8 before 3, $18/$8 after 3)
            1-5 p.m. – European Take-Out Band, Tirolean Dancers of Oregon, Bruce Coutant on alphorn, Swiss yodeler Art Brogli
            5-5:45 p.m. – Free waltz lesson with Randy and Ashley Thull from Wisconsin
            6-9 p.m. – The Polkatones, Tirolean Dancers of Oregon, Bruce Coutant on alphorn, Swiss yodeler Art Brogli
Full bratwurst meal ($15), beer and wine available

Downtown Joseph
10 a.m.-4 p.m. – Accordions at Alpenfest on porch of Joseph Visitor Center, Main Street at Joseph Avenue

Saturday, Sept. 30
Outside Edelweiss Inn, Wallowa Lake
8 a.m.-noon – Alpine Breakfast
11:30 a.m.-noon – Demonstration of Swiss folk wrestling (Schwingen)
8 a.m.-6 p.m. – Alpine Fair with art, craft and food vendors

Edelweiss Inn, Wallowa Lake
Noon-12:45 p.m. – Free polka lesson with Randy and Ashley Thull from Wisconsin
1-9 p.m. –  Alpenshow ($15/$8 before 3, $18/$8 after 3)
            1-5 p.m. – European Take-Out Band, Tirolean Dancers of Oregon, Bruce Coutant on alphorn, Swiss yodeler Art Brogli
            5-5:45 p.m. – Free waltz lesson with Randy and Ashley Thull from Wisconsin
            6-9 p.m. – The Polkatones, Tirolean Dancers of Oregon, Bruce Coutant on alphorn, Swiss yodeler Art Brogli
Full bratwurst meal ($15), beer and wine available

Downtown Joseph
10 a.m.-2 p.m. – Accordions at Alpenfest at Wallowa County Farmers Market, Main Street at Joseph Avenue
2-4 p.m. Accordions at Alpenfest on porch of Joseph Visitor Center, Main Street at Joseph Avenue

Sunday, Oct. 1 – PATRIOTS DAY: Free admission for military service members, veterans, law enforcement officers and firefighters
Outside Edelweiss Inn, Wallowa Lake
8 a.m.-noon – Alpine Breakfast
8 a.m.-3 p.m. – Alpine Fair with art, craft and food vendors
11:30 a.m.-noon – Demonstration of Swiss folk wrestling (Schwingen)

Edelweiss Inn, Wallowa Lake
11-11:45 a.m. – Free polka lesson with Randy and Ashley Thull from Wisconsin
Noon-3 p.m. –  Alpenshow (free admission for military service members, veterans, law enforcement officers and firefighters, others $15/$8)
            The Polkatones, Tirolean Dancers of Oregon, Bruce Coutant on alphorn, Swiss yodeler Art Brogli
             Full bratwurst meal ($15), beer and wine available.