Sunday September 30th
The 21st Annual Septemberfest is back and admission is still FREE! Fees for vendors, car cruisers, anglers, and 5k participants can be found at the Butler County Parks and Recreation Office, if not listed below.
Our Award Winning Youth Fishing Derby returns (yes, we have live fish in Alameda Waterpark), along with games, face-painting, children activities, music, prizes, and the Annual Alameda Septemberfest Car Cruise.
We will have food vendors, crafters, and vendors of all types with us during the Septemberfest.
The Craft and Vendor Show will be from 10:00am until 4:00pm.
If you are interested in reserving a space as a vendor or crafter, cost will be $55.00 for a 12’x12’ Non Electric Space and $70.00 for Electric Space.
Please pre-register with the Butler County Parks and Recreation Office for a Vendor/Craft/Food space by Friday, September 9th. Call the Butler County Parks and Recreation Office at 724-284-5383 for more information or visit our website at http://www.co.butler.pa.us/Parks_Special_Events
Join our Septemberfest and bring your car for our Car Cruise. Half craft vendor show and half car cruise. Join our raffle to enter your car to be on our Septemberfest plaque next year in 2019! Drop in and submit your name, the winner will be drawn at 3:00pm the day of the event on September 30, 2018. If you pre-register at $12.00 you will receive a t-shirt during the event. Pre-registration is due by September 9th, 2018. Join us the day of the event at no charge, however you will not receive t-shirt. T-shirts will be available by purchase at the registration tent. The first 100 cars will receive a dash plaque for the Annual Alameda Septemberfest.
5K Lions Club Toot and Scoot
The Lions Club is teaming up with Butler County Parks and Recreation for their annual 5K walk/run! This year at the Septemberfest participate in this benefit run then enjoy an awards ceremony, raffle prizes, and chili! Proceeds benefit the Butler Lions Club charities that include the Blind Association of Butler/Armstrong County and Butler Meals on Wheels.
Pre-registration is encouraged but not mandatory. The race starts 9:00am sharp on Sunday, September 30, 2018. Pre-registration can be sent by mail, or you may register on the day of the race starting at 7:30am at the Carousel Shelter. For entry fees, registration information, course, and more go to butlerpalionclub.org or contact Jennifer at (724) 287-4059. We hope to run into you at the Septemberfest!
Youth Fishing Derby
Fishing starts Sunday September 30th from 11:00am-2:00pm for children ages 15 years and younger.
The Award Winning 20th Annual Alameda Youth Fishing Derby.
We have one age group for fishing for prizes.
The cost is $9.00/angler. Please bring your own tackle, fishing pole, and bait. We will provide the fish!
Please note: All anglers pre-registered can check in at the Alameda Waterpark.
Those needing to register must check in at the Septemberfest Registration Tent prior to coming over to the Alameda Waterpark area.
The Butler County Parks and Recreation Department would like to thank the following businesses and people for their support of the 20th Annual Septemberfest
Platinum Sponsor : A.D. Swartzlander Ready Mix, Inc. , First Commonwealth Bank ,Lowe’s , Sheetz
Gold Sponsor: Armstrong, Butler County Commissioner Kim Geyer, BHS FasterCare
Silver Sponsor: AGR International Inc., Bitting Recreation, Inc., Butler County Commissioner Leslie Osche, Care Chiropractic Center, Clearview Federal Credit Union, Fun Fore All, Hunter Truck Center, North Country Brewing Co.,Pashek Associates, S&T Bank, Valley Dairy Restaurant
Bronze Sponsor: Advanced Auto Parts, Battery Warehouse, Discover Wellness Center, Home Solutions, Prima Capelli Salon, Slippery Rock Hardware, Subway, Target, Walmart
Butler County Parks and Recreation “Naturally Fun”