Raise a stein to German heritage with micro-brewed ales from the Faire's very own Swashbuckler Pub, the authentic food and dance of the Germanic Nations…and don't forget your Lederhosen!
The Bar Olympics — Waiver sign-ups will begin a half an hour prior to the first round of the competition at Capt'n Shuck's Bar. All contestants that make it to the final round will receive wondrous prizes and accolades. Our grand prize winner will also earn the right to have our very own Wharf Bar named after them…an honor to be held until the 18th annual Celtic Fling & Highland Games in June of 2016.
The Bar Triathlon - Test your skills in some of our classic pub games: bar arrows, flip-cup and Ale Pong! The top ten contestants advance to the next round of the Bar Olympics.
Ode to Ale - Impromptu toasts from the competitors make a hilarious event as this contest of wit challenges each conestant to create yet an even more ingenious toast than the last. Hilarity will ensue as will the glorious Mount Hope prizes! Top five contestants continue to the next round.
Bar Keep Contest - Show your mettle behind the bar. Can you serve sturdy ale without spillage? Is your pour too heady? Are your verbal skills as honed as your drinking skills? Put your best barkeep abilities to the test and be judged by Mount Hope's finest barkeeps.
25% Case Discount - Always an anticipated seasonal favorite! Mix or match varieties and enjoy the Mount Hope Wine 25% Case Discount off 12-bottle cases.
Topfschlagen! (Hit the Kettle) - Nipperkins are invited to don a blindfold, take up a spoon, bang the grounds in order to find the kettle that holds the prize and yell "Topfschlagen!" to their heart's content in the traditional Bavarian game.
Ticket Information Single-day tickets are available at the gate for $30.95, but can be purchased in advance online for $25.95. Children's single-day tickets (age 5-11) are available at the gate and online for $11.95. Season Passes ($125 for Adults, $45 for Children ages 5-11) are also offered.