What: The game- Hammerschlagen. The goal- to drive a nail into a cross-section of wood faster than your opponent.
History: In 2005, we introduced Hammerschlagen to the Pacific Northwest. It quickly proved to be quite possibly the most addicting bar game ever, and a tradition was born!
Tournament: Each year the Best of the Best compete for a space in the Hammerschlagen Tournament of Champions Wall of Champions. Sign up at the Hammerschlagen tent at the event for your chance at bragging rights, glory, and a whole mess of great prizes! Sign ups are first come, first serve. Check out tournament brackets and rules in the box on the right.
Join host Dick Fain from KJR Sport Radio for the 2015 Hammerschlagen Tournament! Times for the 2015 tournament subject to change.
2015 Prizes: TBD.
Other Oktoberfest Games
We also have plenty of other game choices for all ages including Holey Boards and Corn Hole Toss!
While Oktoberfest NW is an event for all ages up until 7 p.m. (6 p.m. on Sunday), children are encouraged to not play Hammerschlagen in the adult area for safety reasons. We have a special kids' Hammerschlagen area (children must be supervised by an adult to play.)
Hammerschlagen Tournament of Champions
Who will be champion in 2015? Could it be you? Make sure to enter the Hammerschlagen Tournament of Champions. Qualifying rounds are held both Friday and Saturday nights with finals on Saturday. Sign-ups are first come, first serve. Please refer to each day's bracket for sign-up times. Times for the 2015 tournament TBD.