How would you like it if you could celebrate Oktoberfest without having to leave New York? That’s right, no need to travel, just locally of course! Since Oktoberfest is the most popular Festival in the world, it only made sense that other locations picked up on the fun and began to celebrate it themselves.
The ultimate Oktoberfest celebration is filled with varieties of delicious beer, a heap of tasty international foods, the necessary Folk music and clothing to symbolize the culture. If you’re interested in celebrating the Fall Season by attending an Oktoberfest event, take a look below at what we have to offer that may be in your area!
Oktoberfest Events 2018 Near New York
Oktoberfest at The Town of Irondequoit, NY – Sept 7-8 and 14-15, 2018
Authentic German Cuisine, Live German Entertainment, Master Yodeler, Children’s Activities
Located at Camp Eastman Way, Rochester, NY 14617. Visit website for more information.
Hamburg Oktoberfest – Sept 15, 2018 from 2pm – 11pm
German Food, Wine, Music &Dance, German American Musicians, German Car Show, German Beer and crowd favorites like Franziskaner, Warsteiner, Spaten.
Located at Lake Street, Hamburg, NY 14075. Visit website for more information.
Lake George Oktoberfest & Fall Festival – Oct 5 – 7, 2018
Bavarian Music, Food, Dancing, Art and Craft Vendors, Bier Garden and Authentic German Food, Face Painting, Pony Rides, Bouncy House, Games, Pumpkin Painting, Keg Toss, Rool-out-the-Barrel Race, Steam Boat Cruise.
Friday: 5:00PM – 10:00PM, Saturday: 12:00PM – 10:00PM, Sunday: 12:00PM – 5:00PM
Located at 33 Canada Street, Lake George, NY 12845. Visit website for more information.
Hunter Mountain Oktoberfest – Sept 22-23, Sept 29-30, 2018 and Oct 6-7, Oct 13-14, 2018
German-American Music & Local Bands, Gestalt BMW Car Rally, Colors in the Catskills Motorcycle Rally, Das Laufwerk Eurocar Rally, Wine Tasting and Farmer’s Market.
Located at 64 Klein Ave, Hunter, NY 12442. Visit website for more information.
Oktoberfest New York – Sep 13-16, Sep 20-23, Sep 27-30, 2018 and Oct 04-07, 2018
Live music with steins full of beer, games, traditional Oktoberfest food for sale and fun for the entire family.
Located at 78 South St, Pier 15, New York, NY 10038. Call 212-742-8200 or visit website for more information.
Hamburg Oktoberfest – Sept 15, 2018 from 3pm – 11pm
The German-American Musicians perform at this Annual Oktoberfest. Food and beverages available.
Located at Memorial Park, Lake St, Hamburg, NY 14075. Visit website for more information.
Knights of Columbus Schuhplatter Oktoberfest – Oct 13, 2018
Music by The Auslanders, Food.
Doors open at 6:00pm; Music begins at 7:00pm.
Located at Knights of Columbus Hall, 2735 Union Road, Cheektowaga, NY. Call 716-697-8222 or visit website for more information.
The Syracuse Bavarian Oktoberfest – German American Society of Central New York – Aug 4-5, 2018
Live Music, Face Painting, German Food, Entertainment, Face Painting.
Located at Long Branch Park, Liverpool, NY. Visit website for more information.
Most Holy Rosary Oktoberfest – September 28, 29, & 30, 2018
Live Bands, Bake Sale, Basket Raffles, Adult & Children’s Games, Great Food, Beer & Chocolate Paring and more.
Located at 2596 Main St., P.O. Box 248, Maine, NY 13802. Call 607-862-3216 or visit website for more information.
North Albany Oktoberfest – September 29, 2018
Spaten Sprint 5k, Mayoral Keg Tap, Dachshund Races, Keg Bowling, German beer, Weiner Dog Races, Food
Located at 895 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207. Call 518-427-2461 or visit website for more information.
Glenville Oktoberfest – September 29, 2018
Live Bands, Germand Foods, Biergarten, Crafts & Vendors
Located at Glenville, NY 12302. Visit website for more information.
Six Flags The Great Escape – Sept 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, 2018
German Music, Dancing, Fall Beers, Festive Foods, Acoustic Performances at the Alpine Fest Haus, Headlining Bands at the main stage by SkyCoaster.
Located at Lake George, NY. Visit website for more information.
Live Music with the local band Calamity Rock & famous Fritz’s Polka Band, Festival Food, Beer Tent, Big Beer & Wine Tent with seasonal brews from Adirondack Brewery, Kids Activities, German & Festival Food Keg Toss, Miss Oktoberfest Relay
Located at Hague Town Park, Hague, NY. Visit website for more information.
Adirondack Brewery Oktoberfest
Fun, food, live music, games, including the incredibly popular keg toss competition, New York State beverage and food makers.
Located at Adirondack Pub & Brewery, Lake George, NY 12845. Visit website for more information.
Clarence Oinktoberfest BBQ Festival – Sept 21-23, 2018
Live Music, plenty of BBQ vending teams, Whole Hog Competition, Outdoor Cooking Contest and Rib Oink-Off.
Located at 11199 Main St, Clarence, New York. Call 716 759-8483 or visit website for more information.
All information on this page was believed to be accurate at the time it was posted. Always call before you go and please report any inaccuracies.