How would you like it if you could celebrate Oktoberfest without having to leave Wisconsin? 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 Near Wisconsin
Lion’s Tail Oktoberfest – Sep 14-15, 2018
Live Music, Traditional Festival Games, Food Court, German-Style Draught Beers, Stein Holding Contest
Located at 116 S. Commercial St., Neenah, WI 54956. Call 920-215-6443or visit website for more information.
Isthmus OktoBEERfest – Sept 22, 2018 from 3pm to 7pm
Craft beer, Sausage, Cheese, silent polka, Musical & Visual Entertainment
Located at Breese Stevens Field, 917 E. Mifflin Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703. Call 608-251-5627 or visit website for more information.
Waupaca Oktoberfest – August 31 – September 1, 2018 from 5 pm – 12 am
Waupaca Breakfast Rotary Oktoberfest, Sample beers, enjoy great food and entertainment
Located at Waupaca Ale House, Waupaca, WI. Call 888-417-4040 or visit website for more information.
Oktoberfest – La Crosse, WI – Sept 27-30, 2018
Festmaster Ball, Food Vendors, Mrs. Oktoberfest, Oktoberfest Medallion Hunt, Parade, Craft, Beer, Live Music, Mud Run
Located at 1 Oktoberfest Strasse, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601. Call 608-784-3378 or visit website for more information.
Appleton’s Oktoberfest – Sept 28-29, 2018
Live Music, Ethnic Food, Friday night classic cars at the License to Cruise, Arts and Crafts, Family Fun, Kids Activities, Face Painting
Located at Downtown (College Avenue), Appleton, Wisconsin 54911. Call 920-734-7101 or visit website for more information.
Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest – Sept 14-16, 2018
4 Stages with over 30 Entertainers, Sauerkraut Eating Contests, Beer Stein Holding Contests, Kid’s Games and Inflatables, Authentic German Foods, Dancing
Located at 1 North Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729. Call 715-723-0331 / 888-723-0024 or visit website for more information.
New Glarus Oktoberfest – Sept 27-30, 2018
5K run/walk, Live Music, Great Food, Wagon Rides, Chainsaw Carving, Family Fun, Keg Tapping, Fondue tasting & demonstration.
Located at New Glarus Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 713, 418 Railroad Street, New Glarus, WI 53574. Call 800-527-6838, 608-527-2095 or visit website for more information.
Essen Haus Oktoberfest – Sept 22, 2018
Beer Races, Outdoor Dance Floor, Live Music, Brat & Pie Eating Contests, Hammer Schlagen & Kids Tent
Located at 514 East Wilson Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703. Call 608-255-4674 or visit website for more information.
Antigo Oktoberfest – Oct 6, 2018 from 4:00pm – 9:00pm
German Food, Cold Beer, Live Entertainment, Dancing, Crafts Fair
Located at the Langlade County Fairgrounds. Call 715-623-4134 or visit website for more information.
Cedarburg Oktoberfest – Oct 13-14, 2018
Authentic German Music, Pommersche Tanzdeel Dancers, Tuba Dan, Alte Kameraden Band, D’ Lustig’n Wendlstoana Dancers, Cedarburg Civic Band, Live Glockenspiel Show, German Foods, Beers, German Desserts, Authentic German Dinner, Classics like Sauerbraten, Wiener Schnitzel, German Sausage Platter, Currywurst, Bratwurst and Hotdogs
Saturday: 11 a.m.–8 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Located at P.O. Box 406, Cedarburg, Wisconsin 53012. Call 262-377-3891 or visit website for more information.
Our Lady of Lourdes Oktoberfest Artisan Fair – October 12, 13, and 14, 2018
Art and Handcrafted Products, Food, Beer Garden, Entertainment
Located at 3722 South 58th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53220. Call 414-545-4316 or visit website for more information.
Elkhorn Oktoberfest – Oct 20, 2018 from 9 am – 5 pm
100 crafters and Vendors Showcasing Handcrafted Items, Antiques, Plants, Home Party Consultants, 7th Oktoberfest Car Show, Games, Pumpkin Decorating, Bounce House, Slides, Wine & Beer Tasting Tent, Toe to Toe Ballet, the Walworth County Cloggers, Music from Live Bands, Food Vendors
Venue – Veterans and Pocket Parks, Elkhorn, WI 53121. Call 262-723-5788 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.