Events


Oct
9
Mon
Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest Thanksgiving Day Parade
Oct 9 @ 08:30:00 AM – 11:30:00 AM

Generation after generation, it’s all about family. Continue the tradition at the K-W Oktoberfest Thanksgiving Day Parade! See spectacular floats, fantastic bands and more…Thanksgiving Monday! This year’s parade begins at Frederick and Weber in Kitchener, traveling up Weber and ending at Bridgeport in Waterloo! Please support the Onkel Hans Food Drive by bringing non-perishable food donations, being collected along the route! Don’t miss the family fun of the K-W Oktoberfest Thanksgiving Day Parade. Starting at 8:30am at Weber and Fredrick in Kitchener.

Oct
1
Mon
K-W Oktoberfest Rogers Women of the Year @ Oktoberfesthaus (Lot 42)
Oct 1 @ 07:00:00 PM
K-W Oktoberfest Rogers Women of the Year @ Oktoberfesthaus (Lot 42) | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

The K-W Oktoberfest Rogers Women of the Year recognizes and pays tribute to outstanding women in the community in the following categories: Arts & Culture; Community Service; Entrepreneur; Group Achievement; Health & Wellness; Lifetime Achievement; Professional; Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math (STEAM); Sports & Recreation; and Young Adult.

Be sure to attend this year’s gala event!

Residents of the Region are encouraged to nominate their choice for Women of the Year and enjoy this evening with these distinguished women. Nominees can be someone who is involved in the community, an inspiration to others, a motivational person, someone who embraces change or demonstrates initiative, someone who recognizes and confirms success in others, or someone who touches people’s lives in a more quiet and compassionate way.

Cocktail Reception at 7:00PM
Awards Ceremony at 7:30PM

Oct
11
Fri
PRIDEtoberfest @ The Museum
Oct 11 @ 08:00:00 PM – Oct 12 @ 01:00:00 AM
PRIDEtoberfest @ The Museum

Kick off Oktoberfest right. On October 11 tri-Pride will rock the region with…PRIDEtoberfest! Come out and dance the night away with the LGBTQ2+ Community at The Museum in Downtown Kitchener. Featuring amazing Drag Entertainers, the incredible DJ Jayson Spank, delicious food and drink, as well as access to the inspiring exhibits offered by The Museum.

Proceeds go to support tri-Pride 2020.

Oct
12
Sat
Oktoberfest Pancake Breakfast @ Bingemans
Oct 12 @ 07:30:00 AM – 11:00:00 AM
Oktoberfest Pancake Breakfast @ Bingemans

For 38 years, as much a part of Oktoberfest as Gemutlicheit and Lederhosen! It’s the annual 570 News Oktoberfest FREE Family Breakfast!  Join the whole 570 News family…Thanksgiving Saturday, the 12th for our FREE breakfast at Bingemans – featuring a “weather friendly” seating area under the BIG tent, and tons of FREE parking! Enjoy Aunt Jemima pancakes, prepared by the Conestoga College Culinary Arts and Hospitality program, Piller’s sausage, Wellesley apple cider, and Tim Horton’s coffee. Donations to the Food Bank are appreciated!