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- P.O. Box 327, Joseph, OR 97846
- Chuck Anderson at 541-398-1096
Oregon’s Alpenfest is a long-running Swiss-Bavarian cultural festival held on the last weekend of September in Wallowa County, Oregon, known widely as Oregon’s Little Switzerland. We are a family-oriented and fun-filled event that celebrates the Alpine environment of Wallowa Valley. The 36th edition of Oregon’s Alpenfest will run September 25-28, 2014, featuring polka music and dancing, yodeling, alphorns, Swiss and German cuisine, beer and wine, and art, craft, antique and gift shopping.
Oregon’s Alpenfest, the festival, is presented by Alpenfest, a 501(c)(3) Oregon nonprofit corporation. Contributions to Alpenfest are tax deductible. Alpenfest is governed by a board of directors consisting of seven members:
•Chuck Anderson of Wallowa Lake, Alpenmeister and President and retired editor and publisher of the Wallowa County Chieftain.
•Troy Berglund of Joseph, owner of Mt. Joseph Family Foods in Joseph.
•Lynn Wolf of Joseph, owner of Lakeside Interiors in Joseph.
•Mary Wolfe of Joseph, owner of Mad Mary & Co. in Joseph.
•Steve Lear of Enterprise, owner of Lear’s Main Street Pub and Grill in Enterprise.
•Peter Brandt of Joseph, owner of Alpine Auto in Joseph.
•Tom Powers, Enterprise attorney and an organizer of the Wallowa Alpenrace
To contact Alpenfest, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call Chuck Anderson at 541-398-1096 or send a letter to P.O. Box 327, Joseph, OR 97846.