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Jul
20
Fri
2018
Catholic Kolping Society Schützenfest 2018 Ohio @ Kolping Society
Jul 20 all-day
Catholic Kolping Society Schützenfest 2018 Ohio @ Kolping Society

Schützenfest, translated as the Marksmen’s Fest, is a traditional German festival dating back to medieval times.  It celebrates a marksman saving a young child’s life from an eagle attack.

Schützenfest was brought to Cincinnati in 1866 by German immigrants.

 

We continue this tradition each year with the shooting of a hand-carved eagle.  The winning marksman is crowned “Schützenkönig”, or Shooting King, for the year.

 

Schützenfest benefits the Cincinnati Kolping Society and its many philanthropic efforts.  Come celebrate with us and enjoy the Gemütlichkeit!

Mountain Brauhaus Festival 2018 NY @ Crystal Brook Resort Mountain Brauhaus
Jul 20 all-day
Mountain Brauhaus Festival 2018 NY @ Crystal Brook Resort Mountain Brauhaus | Round Top | New York | United States

The Mountain Brauhaus Festival in Round Top New York, the perfect event to bring the entire family to. Two weekends of gemutlichkeit! Free Admission, live music from Friday night to Sunday, featuring Americas # 1 festival band. Vendors and events all day Saturday and Sunday including a parade of nations, Schuhplattler dancers, Stein holding contests, fun things for the kids and much more.in Round Top New York, the perfect event to bring the entire family to. Two weekends of gemutlichkeit! Free Admission, live music from Friday night to Sunday, featuring Americas # 1 festival band. Vendors and events all day Saturday and Sunday including a parade of nations, Schuhplattler dancers, Stein holding contests, fun things for the kids and much more.

Jul
21
Sat
2018
Catholic Kolping Society Schützenfest 2018 Ohio @ Kolping Society
Jul 21 all-day
Catholic Kolping Society Schützenfest 2018 Ohio @ Kolping Society

Schützenfest, translated as the Marksmen’s Fest, is a traditional German festival dating back to medieval times.  It celebrates a marksman saving a young child’s life from an eagle attack.

Schützenfest was brought to Cincinnati in 1866 by German immigrants.

 

We continue this tradition each year with the shooting of a hand-carved eagle.  The winning marksman is crowned “Schützenkönig”, or Shooting King, for the year.

 

Schützenfest benefits the Cincinnati Kolping Society and its many philanthropic efforts.  Come celebrate with us and enjoy the Gemütlichkeit!

German Fest Denver 2018 @ Lakewood Heritage Center
Jul 21 all-day
German Fest Denver 2018 @ Lakewood Heritage Center

The Beer Garden at German Fest Denver features pavilions with German Style beer garden with benches and tables. The tents are large allowing the festival to continue in the event of rain.

Surrounding the beer garden tables are a variety of vendors with fun European crafts and food. Artisans will be painting faces, creating arts & crafts, and making some huge soap bubble – plenty of fun things for the entire family! The venue is fenced all around with lush trees to create a great atmosphere and plenty of areas for shade and relaxing.

Mountain Brauhaus Festival 2018 NY @ Crystal Brook Resort Mountain Brauhaus
Jul 21 all-day
Mountain Brauhaus Festival 2018 NY @ Crystal Brook Resort Mountain Brauhaus | Round Top | New York | United States

The Mountain Brauhaus Festival in Round Top New York, the perfect event to bring the entire family to. Two weekends of gemutlichkeit! Free Admission, live music from Friday night to Sunday, featuring Americas # 1 festival band. Vendors and events all day Saturday and Sunday including a parade of nations, Schuhplattler dancers, Stein holding contests, fun things for the kids and much more.in Round Top New York, the perfect event to bring the entire family to. Two weekends of gemutlichkeit! Free Admission, live music from Friday night to Sunday, featuring Americas # 1 festival band. Vendors and events all day Saturday and Sunday including a parade of nations, Schuhplattler dancers, Stein holding contests, fun things for the kids and much more.

Texanische Nacht 2018 Texas @ Saengerrunde Hall
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Grab your boots and lederhosen! We’re celebrating the cultures that shaped Central Texas!

7pm – 11pm: Dance and bowling!

Cornell Hurd Band will get you dancing with a combination of western swing, classic country, boogie-woogie, and a bit of rock ‘n roll!

Plus, we are opening the bowling lanes all night!

Reserve your table of six or more:events@saengerrunde.org

Ticket includes dance, drinks, and bowling!

Jul
22
Sun
2018
Catholic Kolping Society Schützenfest 2018 Ohio @ Kolping Society
Jul 22 all-day
Catholic Kolping Society Schützenfest 2018 Ohio @ Kolping Society

Schützenfest, translated as the Marksmen’s Fest, is a traditional German festival dating back to medieval times.  It celebrates a marksman saving a young child’s life from an eagle attack.

Schützenfest was brought to Cincinnati in 1866 by German immigrants.

 

We continue this tradition each year with the shooting of a hand-carved eagle.  The winning marksman is crowned “Schützenkönig”, or Shooting King, for the year.

 

Schützenfest benefits the Cincinnati Kolping Society and its many philanthropic efforts.  Come celebrate with us and enjoy the Gemütlichkeit!

German Fest Denver 2018 @ Lakewood Heritage Center
Jul 22 all-day
German Fest Denver 2018 @ Lakewood Heritage Center

The Beer Garden at German Fest Denver features pavilions with German Style beer garden with benches and tables. The tents are large allowing the festival to continue in the event of rain.

Surrounding the beer garden tables are a variety of vendors with fun European crafts and food. Artisans will be painting faces, creating arts & crafts, and making some huge soap bubble – plenty of fun things for the entire family! The venue is fenced all around with lush trees to create a great atmosphere and plenty of areas for shade and relaxing.

Mountain Brauhaus Festival 2018 NY @ Crystal Brook Resort Mountain Brauhaus
Jul 22 all-day
Mountain Brauhaus Festival 2018 NY @ Crystal Brook Resort Mountain Brauhaus | Round Top | New York | United States

The Mountain Brauhaus Festival in Round Top New York, the perfect event to bring the entire family to. Two weekends of gemutlichkeit! Free Admission, live music from Friday night to Sunday, featuring Americas # 1 festival band. Vendors and events all day Saturday and Sunday including a parade of nations, Schuhplattler dancers, Stein holding contests, fun things for the kids and much more.in Round Top New York, the perfect event to bring the entire family to. Two weekends of gemutlichkeit! Free Admission, live music from Friday night to Sunday, featuring Americas # 1 festival band. Vendors and events all day Saturday and Sunday including a parade of nations, Schuhplattler dancers, Stein holding contests, fun things for the kids and much more.

Jul
24
Tue
2018
Night In Old Fredericksburg & BBQ Cook-Off 2018 Texas @ Gillespie County Fairgrounds
Jul 24 all-day

Celebrate Night in Old Fredericksburg! One big, glorious summer evening where you can celebrate the cultures and heritage that make Fredericksburg special! Enjoy cold beverages and delicious food along with Goat Roping, “42” Domino Contest, Lone Star BBQ Cook-off and CASI Chili Cook-off. Dance the night away to the music of Chris Rybak at 6 pm and Arkey Blue at 9 pm. Please visit the website for tickets and a complete schedule of events as it becomes available. Sponsored by the Gillespie Fair and Festivals Association.

Jul
27
Fri
2018
Germanfest Milwaukee @ Henry Maier Festival Park
Jul 27 all-day
Germanfest Milwaukee @ Henry Maier Festival Park | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Welcome to German Fest, a Milwaukee tradition held annually on the Summerfest grounds, along the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan. One of the largest German festivals in North America, German Fest Milwaukee is known for its authentic food, culture and entertainment. We invite you to bring the family, raise a stein, polka the night away and make it YOUR tradition.

#GetYourDeutschOn at German Fest Milwaukee!

Jul
28
Sat
2018
Germanfest Milwaukee @ Henry Maier Festival Park
Jul 28 all-day
Germanfest Milwaukee @ Henry Maier Festival Park | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Welcome to German Fest, a Milwaukee tradition held annually on the Summerfest grounds, along the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan. One of the largest German festivals in North America, German Fest Milwaukee is known for its authentic food, culture and entertainment. We invite you to bring the family, raise a stein, polka the night away and make it YOUR tradition.

#GetYourDeutschOn at German Fest Milwaukee!

Jul
29
Sun
2018
Germanfest Milwaukee @ Henry Maier Festival Park
Jul 29 all-day
Germanfest Milwaukee @ Henry Maier Festival Park | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Welcome to German Fest, a Milwaukee tradition held annually on the Summerfest grounds, along the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan. One of the largest German festivals in North America, German Fest Milwaukee is known for its authentic food, culture and entertainment. We invite you to bring the family, raise a stein, polka the night away and make it YOUR tradition.

#GetYourDeutschOn at German Fest Milwaukee!

Aug
11
Sat
2018
Freistatt Lions Club Ernte-Fest 2018 @ Freistatt Lions Club
Aug 11 all-day
Freistatt Lions Club Ernte-Fest 2018 @ Freistatt Lions Club | Mount Vernon | Missouri | United States

Word of mouth took this German-inspired festival to new heights ever since its inception in the small Southern town of Freistatt, Missouri. People near and far travel to let their inner German come out with delicious bier from the Bier Garten, traditional German fare such as bratwurst and sauerkraut, live music and several fun games for all to enjoy.

Spring Garden German-Polish Celebration 2018 NY @ Spring Garden Park
Aug 11 @ 3:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Spring Garden German-Polish Celebration 2018 NY @ Spring Garden Park | East Aurora | New York | United States

The German and Polish have one huge thing in common and that is their love for food and beer. Spring Garden commemorates this love by hosting the German-Polish Celebration. Bite into a bratwurst or sip on a nice cold beer to celebrate the culture.

Aug
12
Sun
2018
Freistatt Lions Club Ernte-Fest 2018 @ Freistatt Lions Club
Aug 12 all-day
Freistatt Lions Club Ernte-Fest 2018 @ Freistatt Lions Club | Mount Vernon | Missouri | United States

Word of mouth took this German-inspired festival to new heights ever since its inception in the small Southern town of Freistatt, Missouri. People near and far travel to let their inner German come out with delicious bier from the Bier Garten, traditional German fare such as bratwurst and sauerkraut, live music and several fun games for all to enjoy.

Aug
18
Sat
2018
Augustoberfest 2018 MD @ Hagerstown City Center Central Lot
Aug 18 all-day
Augustoberfest 2018 MD @ Hagerstown City Center Central Lot | Hagerstown | Maryland | United States

In 1952, Hagerstown, Maryland and Wesel, Germany joined hands as sister cities to symbolize the ending of war and stand for world peace. Today, both cities promote public programs to show the importance of this reconcilitation, including the annual Augustoberfest. Festivalgoers can enjoy Bavarian food while getting a glimpse into German culture and folklore with authentic music, dance and other entertainment. The festival not only honors Hagerstown’s rich German heritage, but also provides scholarships for exchange students to Wesel.

Aug
19
Sun
2018
Augustoberfest 2018 MD @ Hagerstown City Center Central Lot
Aug 19 all-day
Augustoberfest 2018 MD @ Hagerstown City Center Central Lot | Hagerstown | Maryland | United States

In 1952, Hagerstown, Maryland and Wesel, Germany joined hands as sister cities to symbolize the ending of war and stand for world peace. Today, both cities promote public programs to show the importance of this reconcilitation, including the annual Augustoberfest. Festivalgoers can enjoy Bavarian food while getting a glimpse into German culture and folklore with authentic music, dance and other entertainment. The festival not only honors Hagerstown’s rich German heritage, but also provides scholarships for exchange students to Wesel.

Aug
24
Fri
2018
Germania Society Oktoberfest 2018 OH @ Germania Park
Aug 24 all-day
Germania Society Oktoberfest 2018 OH @ Germania Park | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States

Our Oktoberfest features traditional German food, including our famous sauerkraut balls, our legendary Oktoberfest chickenSchwenkbratenWurstsdelicious German pastries, and much more! We also have a variety of German BiersWein, and SchnappsGermania Oktoberfest is proudly sponsored by Warsteiner Bier.

There’s live German music all weekend, dancing, and fun for the whole family. We have all NEW carnival ridesgames for kids, as well as games of skill and chance for the big kids. And we offer a wide variety of Imported German merchandise and gifts, including Steins, Trachten, and more.

Being the first Oktoberfest in the Cincinnati area each year, we are the “Official Kickoff of the Oktoberfest Season in Cincinnati.” And on Sunday afternoon (Aug 27) we will mark this kickoff with a parade of dignitaries from dozens of Southwest Ohio’s German organizations and the Tug-of-War teams, plus a very special ceremony featuring our own Bürgermeister — just before our much-anticipated Tug-of-War competition.

Come share the Gemütlichkeit!

Toledo German-American Festival 2018 OH @ Oak Shade Grove
Aug 24 all-day
Toledo German-American Festival 2018 OH @ Oak Shade Grove
Join us for Toledo’s oldest, largest and greatest ethnic festival! Savor delicious German food and import beer. Experience authentic German music, folk dancing and entertainment. Participate in traditional German contests and feats. And enjoy lots of fun activities and rides for the kids.

For over half a century, the German-American Festival has been promoting the German and Swiss cultures, generating revenue to support the German and Swiss cultural center and other philanthropic programs in the Toledo area…and providing a great time for visitors of all ages! Prost!

Aug
25
Sat
2018
Atlanta German Bierfest 2018 GA @ Woodruff Park
Aug 25 all-day
Atlanta German Bierfest 2018 GA @ Woodruff Park

Atlanta’s German Bierfest was born out of the simple idea: have a day dedicated to celebrating German Culture with authentic German beer, food, and music. With the simple idea to bring a taste of German culture to Atlanta, the German Bierfest gained popularity over the years and is on the ‘must do’ list for Atlanta festival fans and beer lovers in the Fall.

We’re excited to celebrate our 15th Anniversary with our loyal fans and friends. Save the date for August 25th and join us to experience Atlanta’s Favorite German Culture Celebration!

Germania Society Oktoberfest 2018 OH @ Germania Park
Aug 25 all-day
Germania Society Oktoberfest 2018 OH @ Germania Park | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States

Our Oktoberfest features traditional German food, including our famous sauerkraut balls, our legendary Oktoberfest chickenSchwenkbratenWurstsdelicious German pastries, and much more! We also have a variety of German BiersWein, and SchnappsGermania Oktoberfest is proudly sponsored by Warsteiner Bier.

There’s live German music all weekend, dancing, and fun for the whole family. We have all NEW carnival ridesgames for kids, as well as games of skill and chance for the big kids. And we offer a wide variety of Imported German merchandise and gifts, including Steins, Trachten, and more.

Being the first Oktoberfest in the Cincinnati area each year, we are the “Official Kickoff of the Oktoberfest Season in Cincinnati.” And on Sunday afternoon (Aug 27) we will mark this kickoff with a parade of dignitaries from dozens of Southwest Ohio’s German organizations and the Tug-of-War teams, plus a very special ceremony featuring our own Bürgermeister — just before our much-anticipated Tug-of-War competition.

Come share the Gemütlichkeit!

Toledo German-American Festival 2018 OH @ Oak Shade Grove
Aug 25 all-day
Toledo German-American Festival 2018 OH @ Oak Shade Grove
Join us for Toledo’s oldest, largest and greatest ethnic festival! Savor delicious German food and import beer. Experience authentic German music, folk dancing and entertainment. Participate in traditional German contests and feats. And enjoy lots of fun activities and rides for the kids.

For over half a century, the German-American Festival has been promoting the German and Swiss cultures, generating revenue to support the German and Swiss cultural center and other philanthropic programs in the Toledo area…and providing a great time for visitors of all ages! Prost!

Aug
26
Sun
2018
Germania Society Oktoberfest 2018 OH @ Germania Park
Aug 26 all-day
Germania Society Oktoberfest 2018 OH @ Germania Park | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States

Our Oktoberfest features traditional German food, including our famous sauerkraut balls, our legendary Oktoberfest chickenSchwenkbratenWurstsdelicious German pastries, and much more! We also have a variety of German BiersWein, and SchnappsGermania Oktoberfest is proudly sponsored by Warsteiner Bier.

There’s live German music all weekend, dancing, and fun for the whole family. We have all NEW carnival ridesgames for kids, as well as games of skill and chance for the big kids. And we offer a wide variety of Imported German merchandise and gifts, including Steins, Trachten, and more.

Being the first Oktoberfest in the Cincinnati area each year, we are the “Official Kickoff of the Oktoberfest Season in Cincinnati.” And on Sunday afternoon (Aug 27) we will mark this kickoff with a parade of dignitaries from dozens of Southwest Ohio’s German organizations and the Tug-of-War teams, plus a very special ceremony featuring our own Bürgermeister — just before our much-anticipated Tug-of-War competition.

Come share the Gemütlichkeit!

Toledo German-American Festival 2018 OH @ Oak Shade Grove
Aug 26 all-day
Toledo German-American Festival 2018 OH @ Oak Shade Grove
Join us for Toledo’s oldest, largest and greatest ethnic festival! Savor delicious German food and import beer. Experience authentic German music, folk dancing and entertainment. Participate in traditional German contests and feats. And enjoy lots of fun activities and rides for the kids.

For over half a century, the German-American Festival has been promoting the German and Swiss cultures, generating revenue to support the German and Swiss cultural center and other philanthropic programs in the Toledo area…and providing a great time for visitors of all ages! Prost!

Sep
1
Sat
2018
Erie German Heritage Festival 2018 PA @ St. Nick's Grove
Sep 1 all-day
Erie German Heritage Festival 2018 PA @ St. Nick's Grove

Come join us at this year’s German Heritage Fest! There’s food, music, dancing, merchandise, and of course, beer, all in honor of celebrating German culture. The festival is organized by DANK Chapter 71 of Erie and Lake Erie Fanfare.

German Heritage Fest goes on rain or shine and parking is free! Our festival grounds are handicap accessible and designated parking is available with proper tags.

Sep
2
Sun
2018
Erie German Heritage Festival 2018 PA @ St. Nick's Grove
Sep 2 all-day
Erie German Heritage Festival 2018 PA @ St. Nick's Grove

Come join us at this year’s German Heritage Fest! There’s food, music, dancing, merchandise, and of course, beer, all in honor of celebrating German culture. The festival is organized by DANK Chapter 71 of Erie and Lake Erie Fanfare.

German Heritage Fest goes on rain or shine and parking is free! Our festival grounds are handicap accessible and designated parking is available with proper tags.

Sep
6
Thu
2018
Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle
Sep 6 all-day
Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle

Join us for the 48th Annual Oktoberfest in Helen, Ga. It’s Helen’s biggest celebration! Enjoy German music, food, drinks and dancing, including waltzes, polkas and the chicken dance! Oktoberfest will run from Sept. 6-9, 13-16, 20-23, 2018, and then reopens daily beginning Sept. 27 and continues through Oct. 28, 2018.

Food and drinks cost extra. For more information about the event, call 706-878-1908 or visit www.helenchamber.com.

Sep
7
Fri
2018
German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade 2018 Chicago @ Lincoln Ave between Irving Park and Lawrence
Sep 7 all-day
German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade 2018 Chicago @ Lincoln Ave between Irving Park and Lawrence | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Spend a weekend at the German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade in Chicago, Illinois. The German-American community of Chicago are the geniuses behind these fun, colossal events. Check out the festival for delicious traditional cuisine, dancing, music and family attractions. And watch the parade take over the streets of Chicago with hundreds of people marching, dancing and playing music.

Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle
Sep 7 all-day
Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle

Join us for the 48th Annual Oktoberfest in Helen, Ga. It’s Helen’s biggest celebration! Enjoy German music, food, drinks and dancing, including waltzes, polkas and the chicken dance! Oktoberfest will run from Sept. 6-9, 13-16, 20-23, 2018, and then reopens daily beginning Sept. 27 and continues through Oct. 28, 2018.

Food and drinks cost extra. For more information about the event, call 706-878-1908 or visit www.helenchamber.com.

Sep
8
Sat
2018
Boylston Schul-Verein Oktoberfest 2018 MA @ German BSV Club
Sep 8 all-day

Boylston Schul-Verein is New England’s oldest German-American club, meaning their traditions are undoubtedly faithful to the Munich experience. Authenticity rules over American knockoffs with fresh, golden brews, traditional Oktoberfest music and German cuisine to test an adventurous palate. Your beer-drinking arm can also muscle through a stein holding competition as long as you don’t waste any beer.

German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade 2018 Chicago @ Lincoln Ave between Irving Park and Lawrence
Sep 8 all-day
German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade 2018 Chicago @ Lincoln Ave between Irving Park and Lawrence | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Spend a weekend at the German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade in Chicago, Illinois. The German-American community of Chicago are the geniuses behind these fun, colossal events. Check out the festival for delicious traditional cuisine, dancing, music and family attractions. And watch the parade take over the streets of Chicago with hundreds of people marching, dancing and playing music.

Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle
Sep 8 all-day
Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle

Join us for the 48th Annual Oktoberfest in Helen, Ga. It’s Helen’s biggest celebration! Enjoy German music, food, drinks and dancing, including waltzes, polkas and the chicken dance! Oktoberfest will run from Sept. 6-9, 13-16, 20-23, 2018, and then reopens daily beginning Sept. 27 and continues through Oct. 28, 2018.

Food and drinks cost extra. For more information about the event, call 706-878-1908 or visit www.helenchamber.com.

Sep
9
Sun
2018
Boylston Schul-Verein Oktoberfest 2018 MA @ German BSV Club
Sep 9 all-day

Boylston Schul-Verein is New England’s oldest German-American club, meaning their traditions are undoubtedly faithful to the Munich experience. Authenticity rules over American knockoffs with fresh, golden brews, traditional Oktoberfest music and German cuisine to test an adventurous palate. Your beer-drinking arm can also muscle through a stein holding competition as long as you don’t waste any beer.

German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade 2018 Chicago @ Lincoln Ave between Irving Park and Lawrence
Sep 9 all-day
German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade 2018 Chicago @ Lincoln Ave between Irving Park and Lawrence | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Spend a weekend at the German Day Festival and Von Steuben Parade in Chicago, Illinois. The German-American community of Chicago are the geniuses behind these fun, colossal events. Check out the festival for delicious traditional cuisine, dancing, music and family attractions. And watch the parade take over the streets of Chicago with hundreds of people marching, dancing and playing music.

Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle
Sep 9 all-day
Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle

Join us for the 48th Annual Oktoberfest in Helen, Ga. It’s Helen’s biggest celebration! Enjoy German music, food, drinks and dancing, including waltzes, polkas and the chicken dance! Oktoberfest will run from Sept. 6-9, 13-16, 20-23, 2018, and then reopens daily beginning Sept. 27 and continues through Oct. 28, 2018.

Food and drinks cost extra. For more information about the event, call 706-878-1908 or visit www.helenchamber.com.

Old World Oktoberfest 2018 CA @ Old World Huntington Beach
Sep 9 all-day
Old World Oktoberfest 2018 CA @ Old World Huntington Beach | Huntington Beach | California | United States

Willkommen to the Old World Oktoberfest in Huntington Beach, California. The lederhosen-clad German celebration off the Pacific coast features steins overflowing with beer, bratwurst bursting out of the bun and accordion and horn-laden German music. Weiner dog races, beer contests and chicken dances are among the featured attractions.

German-American Society of Trenton Schnitzelfest 2018 NJ @ German-American Society
Sep 9 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Dinnertime is anticipated like a dream vacation that’s 6 months away. Schnitzelfest is a semi-annual event that sizzles on your calendar for a better part of the year, but the long wait is so worth it. The German-American Society dishes out a mouth-watering buffet that’s loaded with pork and chicken schnitzel, Spatzle, mashed potatoes, German beer and tons of other options. This is an all-you-can-eat occasion, so don’t let polite society pressure you into only having one serving.

Sep
10
Mon
2018
Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle
Sep 10 all-day
Helen Oktoberfest 2018 GA @ Helen Festhalle

Join us for the 48th Annual Oktoberfest in Helen, Ga. It’s Helen’s biggest celebration! Enjoy German music, food, drinks and dancing, including waltzes, polkas and the chicken dance! Oktoberfest will run from Sept. 6-9, 13-16, 20-23, 2018, and then reopens daily beginning Sept. 27 and continues through Oct. 28, 2018.

Food and drinks cost extra. For more information about the event, call 706-878-1908 or visit www.helenchamber.com.

Old World Oktoberfest 2018 CA @ Old World Huntington Beach
Sep 10 all-day
Old World Oktoberfest 2018 CA @ Old World Huntington Beach | Huntington Beach | California | United States

Willkommen to the Old World Oktoberfest in Huntington Beach, California. The lederhosen-clad German celebration off the Pacific coast features steins overflowing with beer, bratwurst bursting out of the bun and accordion and horn-laden German music. Weiner dog races, beer contests and chicken dances are among the featured attractions.