Where’s the Best City to Celebrate Oktoberfest?
You may have a little German heritage, or just like the sounds of accordions and trombones – either way, you’ll love some of these US cities who go all out to celebrate this traditional German beer, food, & fun festival!
Best City to Celebrate Oktoberfest
Oktoberfest, October 6, 7, 8
A celebration of German heritage that includes: oompah bands, bratwurst, and lots of beer! Their Strassen Zelt (street tent) features loads of family fun & music!
Oktoberfest Zinzinnati, September 15 – 17
Presented by Samuel Adams, America’s largest Oktoberfest event showcases the rich German heritage of Southwest Ohio with an average over 500,000 attendees.
Deutschesfest, September 15 – 17
With a city-block-long Biergarten of international and locally-made beer, this event is definitely worthy of lederhosen and a visit! (There’s Dachshund racing too!)
St. Paul Oktoberfest, September 15 – 16
The celebration takes place at the Historic Schmidt Brewery and prides itself on being an authentic Munich-style Oktoberfest with lots of culture and history.
Old World Oktoberfest, September 10 – October 29
Billed as Southern California’s biggest party since 1977, this iconic surfing spot acts as a backdrop for amazing bratwurst, which was voted “Best in California.”