Oktoberfest in Virginia
Celebrate German beer, food and fall at a Virginia Oktoberfest in September or October 2016.
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St. Benedict Oktoberfest – Richmond, VA – September 16-18, 2016
This Richmond Oktoberfest was started in 2005 by Saint Benedict Parish. Free admission to the event which German music, dancing, food and beverages. Double arm stein holding contest. Shop in the Christkindlmarkt. Activities available for all ages. Kid’s area has many activities including a moon bounce. They will have commemorative steins for purchase on site at the festival for $15 and includes a free drink ticket, larger pour and $1 off each beer for the entire weekend. Beer sample glasses with logo holding two ounces for $5. Beer samples are 1 ticket ($1). On street parking is permitted with limited parking available at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts parking deck for $5. Please leave your pets at home. Location: 300 N. Sheppard St., Richmond, VA 23221
Lovettsville Oktoberfest – Lovettsville, VA – September 24, 2016
Live music, beer, food vendors and games. Much of the event is free, including parking, admission, shuttles, music, dancing and kinderfest. Location: E Broad Way and S Loudoun St, Lovettsville, VA 20180
Rotary Club of Blackstone Oktoberfest – Blackstone, VA – Sept 24, 2016
Fort Belvoir Oktoberfest – Fort Belvoir, VA – September 29- Oct 2, 2016
This 20th annual Oktoberfest is a four day festival of German food, beer, music and dancing. Includes 10K walk and 5K challenge, carnival, kinder korner kids activity area, 21+ beer tent, Mr. & Mrs. Oktoberfest contest and more.
Location: Fremont Field, Constitution Rd and Goethals Rd, Fort Belvoir, VA, 22309, Fort Belvoir, VA
Vienna Oktoberfest – Vienna, VA – October 1, 2016
An annual event on the first Saturday in October from 11 AM to 7 PM. Celebrating its 9th year in 2016. Oktoberfest drinks, food. Live entertainment on two stages including a main stage for music and a children’s stages. Family friendly games and children’s activities will also be available. Hosted by the Vienna Business Association. Free admission and entertainment. Pay as you go. Location: Church Street, Vienna VA
Martinsville Oktoberfest Arts and Crafts Festival – Martinsville, VA – October 1, 2016
The 37th anniversary of this family friendly street festival will be held on Saturday from 11 AM to 4 PM. Beer garden with craft beer and German food. There will also be entertainment and on site food vendors. Children’s activities include petting zoo, carnival rides and inflatable bounce houses. Two streets of vendors selling arts and crafts, fine art, jewelry, home accents, holiday items and more. Free admission. Location: Church Street and Main Street in Uptown Martinsville
Intellectual Disabilities Agency Oktoberfest – Blacksburg, VA – October 1, 2016
AmRhein’s Oktoberfest – Bent Mountain, VA – October 8, 2016
Wine tasting, dancing, barrel rolling and riding competitions.
Location: 9243 Patterson Drive, Bent Mountain, Virginia 24059