Oktoberfest is celebrated in Germany from mid to late September, but because the festivities are just so much fun, many events will often carry through October. Here are four exciting events in Atlanta to celebrate and honor Oktoberfest, so get your steins ready!
Oktoberfest at Red’s Beer Garden
Over the weekend, Red’s Beer Garden will be filling steins and stomachs in honor of Oktoberfest. The three-day celebration is filled with food and beer specials along with giveaways. While Friday and Sunday’s celebrations promise to be chill, for revelers ready to party, there’s live polka on Saturday starting at 4 p.m. and a Das Boot Beer Chug competition at 6 p.m.
Location: East Atlanta - 1328 Boulevard SE; Date: Friday, Sept. 30 to Sunday, Oct. 2; Admission: Free; Website: events.accessatlanta.com
Eventide Brewing’s Oktoberfest
Eventide will be celebrating Oktoberfest all day long on Saturday, Oct. 1. The brewery is featuring six German beer varieties on tap, plus authentic fare from Coffyn Pyes and Hot Dog Pete’s. And don’t miss the stein holding contest where you can win $100 in bar cash!
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Location: East Atlanta - 1015 Grant St SE; Time: Noon to 9 p.m.; Date: Saturday, Oct. 1; Admission: $20-$115; Website: events.accessatlanta.com
Blacktoberfest at Hippin Hops’ Brewery,
You can’t miss Atlanta’s Blacktoberfest!