In 2005 we introduced Hammerschlagen to the Pacific Northwest. It quickly proved to be quite possibly the most addicting bar game ever, and a tradition was born!
The game- Hammerschlagen. The goal- to drive a nail into a cross-section of wood faster than your opponent.
Each year the Best of the Best compete for a space in the Hammerschlagen Tournament of Champions Wall of Champions. Check out tournament brackets and rules to the right.
Who will be champion in 2014? Could it be you? Sign up on site at the event for your chance at bragging rights, glory, and a whole mess of great prizes.
Join host Dick Fain from KJR Sports Radio for the 2014 Hammerschlagen Tournament! Times for the 2014 tournament subject to change.
1st place: $150 and commemorative Seahawks Super Bowl Champion stein
2nd place: $50 and event stein
3rd place: event stein
While Oktoberfest NW is an event for all ages up until 7 p.m. (6 p.m. on Sunday), children are encouraged to not play Hammerschlagen in the adult area for safety reasons. We have a special kids' Hammerschlagen area (children must be supervised by an adult to play)! We also have plenty of other game choices for all ages including Holey Boards and Corn Hole Toss!
Hammerschlagen Tournament of Champions
If you're feeling competitive and want your framed picture on the Hammerschlagen Wall of Champions, make sure to enter the Hammerschlagen Tournament of Champions. Qualifying rounds are held both Friday and Saturday nights with finals on Saturday. For the Finals, we're excited to welcome Dick Fain from KJR Sports Radio to emcee the action! Note: Sign-ups first come, first serve. Please refer to each day's bracket for sign-up times. Times for the 2014 tournament to be announced.