Oktoberfest rolls on with the announcement of the
Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare's
Joe Kruse and his 'Frau' Barb will serve as the head
of this year's Royal Family.
The announcement was officially made at the Festmaster's
Ball tonight at the La Crosse Center.
He says that's fitting .
because the ball was always his favorite Oktoberfest
He also says he looks forward to representing our
region for the next year.
Almost like an ambassadorship, you know, we're representing
not only Oktoberfest but everything that Oktoberfest
stands for in terms of friendship and relationships
While this year's Oktoberfest wraps up on Sunday .
the Festmaster and the Royal Family will continue
to appear at events across the area until next year's