Downtown Mooresville is hosting the Mooresville Wiener Race on Saturday, October 2nd, 2021, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. The races take place behind D.E. Turner & Co. on Main Street in Mooresville. Or look for the grassy lot on the corner of East Center Street and North Church Street.
We’ve put together a big list of Oktoberfest celebrations in the Charlotte area! Check it out for the Wiener dog races, stein hoisting competitions, bratwurst, beer and more!
This event is presented by the Mooresville Downtown Commission, and helps raise awareness and donations for Lake Norman Humane.
And stick around afterwards, because the Downtown Mooresville Festival of Food Trucks starts at 5 p.m. on Main Street.
- Puppies: 4 months to 1 year old
- Juniors: 1 year to 5 years old
- Adults: 5 years to 10 years old
- Seniors: 10 years and older
- Special Needs: Wheelchairs, blind/deaf, etc. of all ages
- Weenie Wannabes: all dachshunds taller than 11 inches, as well as any non-dachshund breed up to 35 pounds
- Best Dressed Contest (open to all breeds)
- Best Trick Contest (open to all breeds)
- Longest Body Contest (Dachshunds only)
- Shortest Legs Contest (Dachshunds only)
- Strongest Willed (open to all breeds)
More Oktoberfest events in Charlotte
Check out our big list of Oktoberfest events in the Charlotte area, or look at a quick list here: