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.
Friday - Oct. 9th
1st Round: 7pm
2nd Round: 8pm
Saturday - Oct. 10th
1st Round: 6pm
2nd Round: 7pm
Championship Round: 8pm
Join host Dick Fain from KJR Sport Radio for the 2015 Hammerschlagen® Tournament Championship!
1st: Champions Prize Pack: Four tickets to UW/Arizona game on 10/31 ($300+ value), Official stein, event t-shirt, and 4 beer vouchers.
2nd: Muckleshoot Casino Prize Pack: $100 Muckleshoot gift card, Cutter & Buck jacket, Golf shirt, a pair of anniversary mugs and Official stein
3rd: Oktoberfest NW Prize Pack: Official stein, event t-shirt & 2 beer vouchers
Other Oktoberfest Games
Outside of the Hammerschlagen® tournament, guests can enjoy free play rounds of the game! We also have plenty of other game choices for all ages including Holey Boards and Corn Hole Toss! New this year, we are bringing back the Stein Holding contest and a Viking hat ring 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.)