As Oktoberfest draws closer, please check back frequently for information at the festival, including maps, schedule of events and participating breweries!

At the Festival

There’s so much more than beer at Oktoberfest! From food trucks and vendor booths to presentations about the science behind brewing, there’s something at the festival for everyone.

The festival begins at 3 p.m. and lasts until 7 p.m.

Be sure to download our Hangout Map to make meeting up with your friends even easier! For more festival information, check out our FAQs.

  • Oktoberfest App

    Track your favorite beers, view the festival map, keep up with your favorite events and more with our Oktoberfest app! Download it here.

  • Event Schedule

    2:00 – Early Access for VIP Ticket Holders

    2:30 – Firkin Keg Tapping

    3:00 – Gates open for General Admission and Drink & Be German

    4:00 – Red Clay Stein Hoisting Competition at the stage

    4:30 – Mr. & Mrs. Oktoberfest Contest at the stage

    5:00 – Wiener Races

    5:30 – Stein Hoisting Finals

    6:30 – Homebrew Alley Winner

    7:00 – Event Ends

  • Festival Map

    Looking for your favorite brew? Check out our festival map soon for everyone’s location

  • Live Entertainment

    2:00 to 5:00 – War Damn Polka Band Performs

    3:00 to 7:00 – Kidd Blue Performs

  • Food Truck Alley

    Big Blue Crawfish

    Drive-By Tacos

    German Food, Gifts & More

    Crepe Myrtle

    The Little Donkey

    Hot Dog Express

    O Town Ice Cream

  • Arts and Crafts Booths

    Check out available wares and where to find them with our booth finder, coming soon!

    Have some great handiwork you know Oktoberfest guests will love? Contact us about becoming a vendor!

  • Education and Presentations

    Do more than just drink… learn about beer and the science behind brewing.

  • Red Clay Brewing Stein Hoisting

    Think you’ve got what it takes? Enter the Red Clay Brewing Stein Hoisting competition for your chance to win big!

  • Traditional Polka Band

    Channel your inner German and enjoy performances by a traditional Polka band!

  • Weiner Dog Race

    Watch a group of lovable Dachshunds race to the finish line to be crowned Weiner Dog Champion! Read the rules and register here. Sponsored by Moores Mill Animal Hospital.

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