Blob's Park Oktoberfest
September 21 - October 26, 2103
Come to the home of America’s first Oktoberfest, and experience a bit of the “Old Country” with various musical guests (including a polka band!), and dance performances by the Alt Washingtonian Schuhplattlers and the Bairisch und Steierisch Dancers. Don't miss the authentic German dishes served up by our kitchen, and our collection of sure-to-please bier.
Anne Arundel County
Das Best Oktoberfest
September 27-28, 2013
There will be lots of the best Maryland brews and lots of Oompah bands to enjoy your favorite German drinking songs. You can also enjoy the sausages, potato cakes, sour beef, schnitzel and other great German classics! Other great festival foods will be there, as well. If the food and the drinks aren’t enough then go to the Main Stage and enjoy the great music. Also check out a seminar or two about your favorite beer in the tasting theater.
Prince George's County
September 28, 2013
3rd annual Oktoberfest; All-you-can-eat buffet of bratwurst, pork & sauerkraut, German potato salad, green beans and more, including dessert. Also a silent auction, raffles, cash bar and dancing to an 8-piece polka band.
Queen Anne's County
September 28-29, 2013
The Great Frederick Fairgrounds will be transformed into a German village for the ninth annual Frederick’s Oktoberfest. This event is rich in tradition, history and good old-fashioned fun. What’s not to like about that? Especially when it includes bratwurst and, you guessed it, Oktoberfest bier, along with German wines, soft drinks and German food.
October 5, 2013
30th Annual Oktoberfest - Germantown's hometown, free to the public festival welcomes thousands of visitors! A fun-filled day of live music & performances, delicious food, children's games and activities, local crafters, artists and businesses, Biergarten, dance floor, and fireworks at the end of the event!
October 5, 2103
This one of a kind event features German music, dancing, German and Eastern Shore food. Entertainment by Enzian Volkstanzgruppe, Liab’ und Schneid, and all the way from Germany... Echte Freunde!
Good Beer Festival
October 12-13, 2013
Features more than 50 different craft beers from around the United States, live music on two different stages, craft & food vendors, cornhole and a variety of other games.
Pemberton Historical Park
Gaithersburg Oktoberfest at the Kentlands
October 13, 2013
Amidst horse-drawn wagon rides and pumpkin painting, festival goers can enjoy authentic Bavarian food and beer and lively performances by the Alte Kameraden German Band and Alt-Washingtonia Bavarian dancers; Lederhosen and dirndls are optional as Alt-Washingtonia instructs and encourages participation in some of their dances.
October 19, 2103
Join us for Historic Downtown Berlin’s 3rd annual autumnal celebration of beer, bratwurst, polka, and all things German! Admission is free, with live entertainment by the Continentals from Washington D.C., and Beer Garden furnished by Burley Oak Brewery.
Historic Downtown Berlin