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13th Annual Wiener Dog Races – at Oktoberfest! (2pm)

September 23, 2023
Southern Appalachian Brewery
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822 Locust St., Ste 100, Hendersonville, United States, 28792


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This fun fan favorite is back again!
Dachshunds and dachshund mixes ONLY this year!
Preregistration online September 9th – 22nd, ending at 6 P.M. $10 per dog that includes entry for one human to Oktoberfest.
Registration day of is $20 and includes entry of one human to Oktoberfest.
1:45 P.M. September 23rd entry cutoff time.
Standard Adult
Mini Adult
Standard Jr. (Under 12 mos.)
Mini Jr. (Under 12 mos.)
Standard Senior
Mini Senior
Dachshund Mix Mini
Dachshund Mix Standard
Prizes from Southern Appalachian Brewery and Wag! A Unique Pet Boutique.
All proceeds from Wiener Races are donated to Blue Ridge Humane Society.
Dogs must be healthy, friendly, and up to date on vaccines.
**All dogs must have a current RABIES Vaccination.
• All dogs must be on a leash outside the racing area.
• Owners are required to clean up after their pets. • Each dog must have someone to release the dog at the starting gate and someone to receive at the finish line. The receivers may use any means to call the dog (holding a toy or treat and/or calling the dog), although throwing of objects is not allowed.
**There will be starting line and finishing line judges. Judge rulings are final.**
By signing up for this event you agree to the following:
LIABILITY WAIVER I, the owner, acknowledge that I have voluntarily applied to participate in the Oktoberfest Wiener Dog Derby. I also attest that any individuals associated with Wag! A Unique Pet Boutique, Southern Appalachian Brewery, and the Oktoberfest Wiener Dog Races are not responsible for any actions that may result from my participation in the event. That in bringing my pet to participate in Oktoberfest Wiener Dog Races, I understand that I am doing so at my sole risk. Any cost and expense and any harm that may come to the animal(s) shall be my sole responsibility; and in attending the Oktoberfest Wiener Dog Races with my pet(s) should any injury occur to any person, other animal or property as a result of the behavior of my animals, whether expected or unexpected regardless of the stimulus for the behavior, I will be solely liable and held responsible for any injury or property damage that results from my participation and that will not indemnify and hold harmless protect and defend the event organizers of The Hendersonville Oktoberfest, Oktoberfest Wiener Dog Derby and its sponsors.
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