Theme Weekends

2018 Themed Weekends

Huzzah & Cheers for 20 Years! 

*Please note, all contests are subject to change


Pirates & Plunder

September 15 & 16

Join us for a weekend of Pirates, Sea Adventures, and more! Check out contests like our 3-Legged Peg Race, Costume Contest, Beard Competition, Tattoo Contest, and Keg Toss. With Pirate-themed vendors, you don’t want to miss this weekend as we kick off our 20th Anniversary!

 

Pirate 3-Legged Peg Race

Join us for a race that relies on speed and balance. Race against other competitors for your chance to win prizes for first, second, and third place.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Pirate Costume Contest

Dress up as your favorite Jack Sparrow or Captain Hook and enter into our Pirate Costume Contest to see if your costume will win you the treasure.

Kids Contest: TBD
Adult Contest: TBD
Location: TBD


Tattoo Competition

Have body art you think is the best? Join our Tattoo Competition and win some great prizes!
(Body art must be appropriate)

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Keg Toss

Think you have what it takes to be a Highland Gamer? Test your strength at the keg toss in the Jousting Field that is held daily.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Beard Competition

Patrons proud of their finely trimmed and manicured beards can enter into the Beard Competition!

The most appealing beards will win prizes for the following categories:

  • Longest Beard
  • Grizzliest (Fullest) Beard
  • Most Unique Beard
  • Best Mustache
  • Best Trimmed Beard

Time: TBD
Location: TBD

 


Highland Games

September 22 & 23

Our Scottish themed weekend is always a favorite. From our Highland Games to our Kilt Competition, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy!

 

20th Anniversary Highland Games

Participate or cheer on your favorite Highland Gamer through four rounds of competitions: Weight Throw, Braemar Stone, Maide Leisg (Lazy Stick), and Caber Toss

Time: TBD
Joust Field


Kilt Competition

Show off your festive Scottish kilt by competing in our Kilt Competition! Whether you have a favorite you want to win or you are looking for a good laugh, this competition is always a favorite.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Keg Toss

Think you have what it takes to be a Highland Gamer? Test your strength at the keg toss in the Jousting Field that is held daily.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD

 


Beard Competition

Patrons proud of their finely trimmed and manicured beards can enter into the Beard Competition!

The most appealing beards will win prizes for the following categories:

  • Longest Beard
  • Grizzliest (Fullest) Beard
  • Most Unique Beard
  • Best Mustache
  • Best Trimmed Beard

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Pet Fest

September 29 & 30

Join us for our annual Pet Weekend, where we welcome patrons to bring their dogs and participate in dog-related competitions. Please visit our Pet Fest Page to request a Dog Registration Form. Please note, this weekend is for dogs only. 

 

Corgi & Wiener Dog Races

See if your pup is the fastest in all the land! Enter in our Corgi & Wiener Dog Race and put your pup’s speed to the test.

Time: TBD
Joust Field 


Dog Costume Contest

Think your furry friend has the best costume? Enter them in our Pet Costume Contest for a chance to win pet prizes!

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Hot Dog Eating Contest

Enter into our Hot Dog Eating Competition and see who can eat the most in a given amount of time. 
This competition is for humans, not pets. 

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Peanut Butter Licking Contest

What better way to treat your pooch than having them lick peanut butter off their nose? Enjoy a good laugh as excited pups race to finish and pick which one you think will win.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD

 


Oktoberfest

October 6 & 7

Join us for our popular German-themed weekend! Full of dance, laughter, and drinking, this weekend is always a crowd favorite!

 

Stein Holding Competition

Hold your stein for as long as you can! Stein will be filled with water and contestants must hold with arm fully extended perpendicular to your body.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD

 


Sauerkraut Eating Contest

All patrons fit for the challenge can fill their belly with a German favorite at the Sauerkraut Eating Competition.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Keg Toss

Think you have what it takes to be the strongest? Test your strength at the keg toss that is held daily in our Joust Field.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Beard Competition

Patrons proud of their finely trimmed and manicured beards can enter into the Beard Competition!

The most appealing beards will win prizes for the following categories:

  • Longest Beard
  • Grizzliest (Fullest) Beard
  • Most Unique Beard
  • Best Mustache
  • Best Trimmed Beard

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Rootbeer Chug Competition

Participate in our Rootbeer chugging competition to see who can drink the rootbeer the fastest. Competition for both adults and children.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Final Huzzah!

October 13 & 14

We give one “Final Huzzah” as we wrap up our 20th Anniversary year. Whether you dress up as a Time Traveler, Wizard, Fairy Tale Character, in Steampunk attire, or any other, this weekend is for you! As always, we continue to have the Romance-theme for those looking to renew vows or get married.


 

Deaf Awareness Weekend

Patrons will be offered interpretations of a variety of performances in American Sign Language. These performances will be listed in our program.


Fantasy Mask Competition

Exquisite designs hide mischievous secrets. Show us your creativity in our annual Fantasy Mask competition where any and all materials are acceptable. This includes but not limited to: paint, beads, feathers, latex, clay, leather and so much more! Once your masterpiece is finished bring it with you during our Sweet Endings theme weekend.

Prizes will be awarded to the judges’ favorites for both categories: Adult & Child. Judges will choose winners at 4:00 p.m.

Free to participate during our Sweet Endings Theme Weekend.

**No registration required, just bring your mask and registration form to show at the box office. Email efish323@gmail.com for registration form**

Time: TBD
Location: TBD


Costume Contest

Whether you’re dressed as a wizard, in Steampunk attire, as a superhero, fairy tale character, or any other category, join in on our costume contest! First, second and third place winners will receive prizes! Contest is for adults and children.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD

 


Marriage En Masses

Want to renew or exchange your wedding vows? Contact our team at efish323@gmail.com or call (636) 639.5173 for more information!

3:30 p.m. Sunday only
Wedding Chapel


Longest Kiss Competition

What’s a little romance weekend without a kissing competition? See which couple can hold their kiss for the longest!

Time: TBD
Location: TBD

 

 

 

For questions, comments, or concerns, please email our Marketing Department at efish323@gmail.com or call (636) 639.5173