Entertainment: Oktoberfest 2018

Published by: David Danzig on Friday September 28th, 2018

David Danzig

Here are some great ways to enjoy Oktoberfest 2018!

Drive to Helen, GA

Take part in 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 runs through Oct. 28, 2018.

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

Oktoberfest in Piedmont Park

A Social MessSierra Nevada Beer, and the Park Tavern are bringing back this raucous Oktoberfest celebration to Piedmont Park to raise funds for Piedmont Park Conservancy. Grab your friends, your dog, your lederhosen, your dirndl dresses, and beer steins for a night of Sierra Nevada beer, games, costume contests, and musical performances.

This concert will be held at The Promenade in Piedmont Park near the Legacy Fountain
The parking garage is located next to the Botanical Gardens. Access to the parking garage is available from Piedmont Road or Monroe.
The address for the SAGE parking garage is: 1320 Monroe Drive Atl, GA 30306
Oktoberfest is a 21+ event. Rain or Shine.
The VIP all you can drink responsibly is Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest beer. This does not include spirits or other beers. 

Celebrate at Der Biergarten

Celebrate the greatest Oktoberfest party in Atlanta on Saturday, October 6, 2018. Warm up with a 5k put on by the German American Culture Foundation beginning at 9am followed by an all-day party full of brats, beers and endless German fun from 12pm-8pm.  Oktoberfest 5k Run will take place through Downtown Atlanta. All participants will receive a t-shirt, post race refreshments and certificate! Register for the run here.   Don your best dirndl or lederhosen and dance the day (and night) away while celebrating German culture at Atlanta's only authentic German beer garden.  $15 General Admission ticket: gets you into the event plus one drink ticket.  $60 VIP ticket: includes event entrance, food and drink tickets, plus VIP seating.  For ticket purchase click here.

Oktoberfest in the Old Fourth Ward

Put on your lederhosen and enjoy a full weekend of German-themed fun at Oktoberfest Atlanta! On October 12th-14th, enjoy a variety of deliciously cold German beers, craft beer from Bell's Brewing, German food, live music, and an abundance of games and Oktoberfest themed activities!  Oktoberfest Atlanta will feature authentic German polka music along with a selection of local acts. Artists to be announced soon!  Beer, Brawts, & Bavarian Pretzels! Our food vendors specialize in German fare. Oktoberfest will feature a variety of German food options, all available for purchase.  In addition to the ASSC Adult Game Zone, we'll be hosting several Oktoberfest competitions throughout the day including:  

• Stein Hoisting Contest

• Brawt Toss

• Keg Roll Racing

Buy tickets here.