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Oktoberfest For Everyone!

Right between Labor Day and Halloween is another big holiday event that is celebrated worldwide, Oktoberfest! While it traces its root back to Germany, it’s similar to St. Patrick’s Day, in that you don’t have to be of Irish or in this case German heritage to participate. Oktoberfest is a great party theme for family […]

Add Fun to Fall Functions with Photo Props & Stand-Ins

From the first of the harvest festivals to Oktoberfest and beyond, you can add both to décor and to event activities with a fun fall Photo Stand In from ShindigZ Party. Here’s the scoop on our photo stand-ins. Colorful and theme-perfect, they have cutouts for attendees to place their faces for hilarious photo keepsakes. Some […]

Oktoberfest 2009 Decorations and Favors

Oktoberfest is a great fall party theme for family parties or bigger events. Hosting an Oktoberfest party with great food, games, and music is fun for all ages and ShindigZ has some great new decorations to get your party going! Custom Oktoberfest banners are awesome for welcoming guests to your Oktoberfest party. Our personalized banners […]

New Oktoberfest Decorations for 2008

Oktoberfest is a fun reason to celebrate in the autumn months! Host an Oktoberfest party at your home, neighborhood, office or church. They make great get-togethers for friends and family or fundraisers. Keep your party ahead of the curve with these new Oktoberfest decorations for 2008! Make a big first impression for your party with […]

Reasons to Celebrate in October

There are plenty of reasons to celebrate this October other than Halloween. Here are some great reasons to celebrate this month and be sure to check out our Party Calendar for reasons to party every month. October is National Chili Month. Celebrate with a chili potluck dinner. Each guest can bring their own favorite chili […]

Ein Prosit! Oktoberfest Invitations

Oktoberfest is a popular German tradition that has become an increasingly more popular fall party theme all over the world. The real Oktoberfest is held each year in the beginning of October in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It lasts for two weeks and hosts around six million people each year. You can host your own Oktoberfest […]

Oktoberfest Decorations for a Festive Fall Festival

Oktoberfest is known for its festive tents and atmosphere. When you create your own Oktoberfest party, you’ll want to have plenty of decorations to set the scene. Create vibrant backdrops with gossamer swags and curtains in fall colors or the traditional blue and white. Add some Oktoberfest spirit all over with our cutouts. Place Oktoberfest […]

Get in the German Spirit with Oktoberfest Activities

You don’t have to have many activities at your Oktoberfest party. Enjoying the festive German food and good beer is enough, but if you want to have some entertainment check out our ideas. Dress up in traditional Oktoberfest clothing. Men wear lederhosen–short leather pants with suspenders. Women wear dirndls with elaborate embroidery and a white […]

Wonderbar! Oktoberfest Party Favors

The traditional Oktoberfest favor is a stein printed with the Oktoberfest logo for that year. You can create your own version of this favor with personalized Oktoberfest steins. Choose from an assortment of styles—frosted, glass, ceramic—and add your own wording and logo. It’s a favor your guests will love. You might also be interested in […]

Traditional Food for Oktoberfest Celebrations

Be sure to tell the cook “That really Schmecks!” (pronounced phonetically). In other words, that tastes great! Oktoberfest is a great time to indulge in some traditional foods. The best of Oktoberfest includes: • Sausage • Hendl (chicken) • Käsespätzle (cheese noodles) • Sauerkraut • Apfelstrudel • Schnitzel with noodles • Soups • Beef, pork […]