Oktoberfest / Sault International Festival of Races


On September 24, 2016 Downtown Sault Ste. Marie’s 14th Annual Oktoberfest will take place featuring the Sault International Festival of Races’ finish line on the corner of Ashmun & Portage, Arts, Crafts & Food vendors along Portage Avenue, Music, dancing, tug-o-war and other games along Portage Avenue.

Participating businesses include: More information to come.

Facebook Event

Oktoberfest Vendor Agreement 2016

Game Participant Registration and Waiver – Coming soon!


Sault International Festival of Races

September 24, 2016 is also the date of the Sault International Festival of Races, taking place in the morning prior to the start of Oktoberfest.

For full details on races please view the main webpage here.

Register for the 2016 Race HERE!!!   or   Print the Registration Form Here

Join up to 500 runners as part of the Sault International Festival of Races (formerly the Sault International Marathon) on Saturday, September 24, 2016!  Now in its seventh year, the Sault International Festival of Races provides runners with a unique opportunity to run the Sault Ste Marie International Bridge and run alongside the St. Marys River all set against the backdrop of beautiful fall foliage and cool E.U.P. temperatures.

Join the 5K Run/Walk, Bridge Run (7.1 Miles), or the Half Marathon!