Hickory – During the 34th Annual Oktoberfest in Downtown Hickory, judges selected three outstanding artists among the Juried Craft vendors participating in the festival. The winners of the 2019 Juried Craft Show were selected for the appearance of their vendor space and the quality of their handcrafted products.

First place: Norman Penland, Conover NC.
Second Place: Dotty Hayes, Charlotte, NC
Third Place: Analisa Wall, Fort Mill, SC.

Congratulations to these fine artists of Oktoberfest 2019.

Hickory’s Oktoberfest is a three-day outdoor festival held annually on the second weekend in October. It features four stages of live entertainment ranging from traditional German polka to rock & roll, two beer gardens, amusement rides, a juried arts and crafts show and hundreds of food and commercial vendors.