DeKalb Oktoberfest


 Since 1973 celebrating De Kalb and our people! 

It's Your Town Too!


OKTOBERFEST is organized exclusively to raise funds for charitable, educational, and non-profit volunteer organizations that improve the well being of residents in the west end of Bowie County.

 The fall festival is held each year on the last Saturday in September and the first Saturday in October. This year’s dates are September 30th and October 7th.


Where the money goes...  

In 2016, OKTOBERFEST raised $31,000 for the following organizations:


Williams House Museum                                  De Kalb Volunteer Fire Department

De Kalb HOPE                                                    Old De Kalb Cemetery

State Theater                                                      De Kalb Chamber of Commerce 

Telford Building                                                 De Kalb Professional Woman's Organization

West Bowie 4-H                                                 Christian Brotherhood of Outdoorsmen

De Kalb Youth Sports Association                  Youth Sports Football and Cheer



Donations were made to:

De Kalb Masonic Lodge #9                              Bowie County Child Protective Services          

Hubbard ISD                                           




Be a part of something special....

Donate your time and talents to "Saturday in the Park" 



in Downtown De Kalb Texas