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Annual Cantigny Fall Festival Expands

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Cantigny is hosting a fall festival weekend

Dates and Times: 
Friday, October 13: 4 – 11 pm
Saturday, October 14: 10 am – 11 pm (market and kids’ activities end at 4 pm)
Sunday, October 15: 10 am – 4 pm

Cost:  $15 per car

Location: Cantigny’s Parade Field

1S151 Winfield Road, Winfield

For the first time, their fall festival will be expanded to an entire weekend.

The fun begins Friday night with an Oktoberfest style celebration , October 13, from 4 – 11 pm featuring German-style food and beer, with live music under a big tent on the Cantigny parade field

Hang out in the tent or cozy up on the Adirondacks around a firepit or play lawn games outside of the tent.
They’ll do it again on Saturday night after a fun day featuring 100 craft vendors, hayrides, petting zoo, inflatables, live music and entertainer, kids’ craft, pumpkin and plant sales.

Cantigny’s three-day festival concludes at 4 pm on Sunday with another full day of colorful, seasonal fun for the whole family. Delicious food options prepared by Cantigny’s culinary team will also be available during the day throughout the weekend.

Friday + Saturday Nights | 4 – 11 pm

BEER
Choose a 16 oz. draft or a 4×4 oz. flight $9
25 oz. Souvenir Beer Stein $17 ($9 to fill/refill)
Biergarten open throughout the festival (day and night)

Beer | Food | Music + Games
While supplies last. More beers being added soon.
* Spaten Märzen
* Hofbräu Oktoberfestbier
* Franziskaner Weissbier
* Tighthead Oktoberfest
* Alter Festbier
* Schlafly Pumpkin Ale
* Schöfferhofer
* Generations Red Oktober
Wine and soft drinks available

FOOD
Bratwurst Dinner
Two bratwurst with pan gravy, German mustard and choice of side
Served with two pretzel rolls

Polish Dinner
Two Polish sausages with sauteed onions and choice of side
Served with two pretzel rolls

Hungarian Goulash
Hearty goulash stew with chunks of beef, onions, peppers and spatzle
Served with two pretzel rolls

Cheese & Potato Pierogi Dinner
Ten pan fried pierogis with fried onions and pan gravy
Served with two pretzel rolls

Bavarian Pretzel
Bavarian pretzel served with German mustard and German beer cheese sauce

MUSIC & GAMES
Live Music | 7-10 pm | Howl2Go, the official traveling version of Howl at the Moon’s dueling pianos (DJ 4-7 PM and 10-11 PM)
Games | Giant Tumbling Tower | Cornhole | Giant Connect Four

SATURDAY & SUNDAY DAYS | 10 am – 4 pm

10 am – 4 pm
* 100+ Craft vendors
* Bouncy houses for all ages
* Petting Zoo (fees apply)
* Hay Rides (fees apply)
* Plant & Pumpkin Sales
* Kids’ Craft (fees apply)

Entertainment
* 10 am – 12 pm: Stilt Walker (Saturday)
* 10 am – 12 pm: Jimmy’s Bavarians (Both days)
* 12 – 1 pm: Jeannie B! (Saturday)
* 12 – 1 pm: ScribbleMonster (Sunday)
* 12:35 – 1:10 pm: Comedy Juggling and Variety Show (Saturday)
* 1 – 4 pm: Jimmy’s Bavarians (Both days)
* 1:30 – 3 pm: Big Bubble Making (Saturday)

FOOD FOR BOTH DAYS
10 am – 4 pm
Smokehouse
* BBQ Pulled Pork
* Smoked Brisket
* Mac ‘n’ Cheese
* Corn on the Cob

Brat Haus
* Bratwurst
* Polish Sausage
* Bavarian Pretzel
* Cheese & Potato Pierogi

La Casita
* Tacos
* Elotes
* Churros

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