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Chicken Dance Competition Online and Ready for Votes!

September 12, 2011

Festival Organizers for the Countybank Greer Station Oktoberfest are pleased to announce the official start for the Chicken Dance Competition. Last year’s competition had well over 45,000 views throughout the month of September. The competition is featured on the festival’s website: Voting closes on Wednesday, September 28 at 5:00pm.

Chicken Dance Participants include:
Anytime Fitness
Chick-fil-a of Greer
City of Greer Fire Department
City of Greer Parks & Recreation Department
The Cottages of Brushy Creek
FOX Carolina Morning News
Greer Middle College Charter High School
Greer State Bank
The Hawk & Tom Show on B93.7FM
MVC Research
Quaker Steak & Lube
Valley Falls Terrace
WSPA Your Carolina & Scene on 7

Organizers encourage you to vote for your favorite!

The 6th Annual Countybank Greer Station Oktoberfest presented by Spaten will be in downtown Greer, SC on Saturday, October 1 from 12:00pm to 10:00pm.

Volunteers NEEDED! Over 150 volunteers are needed to help run the event. If you are interested in volunteering, please visit to learn how to get involved or call the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce at 877.3131.

A great group of corporate partners have joined the 2011 Countybank Greer Station Oktoberfest to support the Greer Community for the 6th Annual event:

Sponsors for the festival are:
Title Sponsor: Countybank
Presenting Sponsor: Spaten
Official Soft Drink Sponsor: Pepsi
Oompah Stage Sponsor: Greenville Hospital System
Wine Valley Sponsor: Founders Federal Credit Union
Bistro Sponsor: SEW Eurodrive
Biergarten Sponsor: Exigent
Media Sponsors: Greater Greer News, Greer Citizen
Saeurkraut & Sausage Sponsors: West Chase Apartments
Pretzel Sponsor: Anytime Fitness - Wade Hampton, Costco Wholesale,  Greer Commission of Public Works, Cherrydale Family Chiropractic

The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary, non-profit organization that represents approximately 600 businesses in the Greer area. The mission of the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce is “To Champion Economic Prosperity for our members and the greater Greer community.”  For more information on the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce, call 864-877-3131 or visit

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