Pröst, y'all! It's officially Oktoberfest time in Zinzinnati! Check out all the Oktoberfest events happening in Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati below:
Mainstrasse Village Oktoberfest - Sept. 6-8
Mainstrasse Village Oktoberfest returns on Sept. 6-8 with new traditions! Since 1979, families flock to Goebel Park to celebrate German heritage and culture at Covington Oktoberfest. This year, the festival raises a stein to German culture with live music from local artists, local food, beer, and art!
Oktoberfest Zinzinnati - Sept. 20-22
America's largest Oktoberfest, Oktoberfest Zinzinnati showcases the rich German heritage of the region as well as features tasty samples of German music, food, and beer. First held in 1976, the event has grown to more than 575,000 attendees each year. Grab your friends and head downtown to partake in the more than 87,500 mets, 80,500 bratwurst, 64,000 sauerkraut balls, and 23,000 pretzels consumed in Oktoberfest Zinzinnati weekend. And don't forget--Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley has basically given everyone in the city the greenlight to take half of the day off on Sept. 20, opening day of Oktoberfest Zinzinnati!
Hofbruahaus Oktoberfest - Sept. 21
In case you don't get your fill in Zinzinnati or just want a smaller scale Oktoberfest experience, check out the Sept. 21 Hofbrauhaus Oktoberfest celebration! Live entertainment, excellent food, bier, activities for the kids, and more!
Newport Oktoberfest - Sept. 26-29
On Sept. 26-29, don't miss the Newport Oktoberfest. The event will be in the Munich Oktoberfest style of large Fest Tent sponsored by German Beer Breweries and continuous live German entertainment. Will you participate in the stick horse racing, beer stein holding competition, or log sawing competition?