2018 NASHVILLE OKTOBERFEST
Celebrate the traditions of the Oktoberfest in the heart of Music City! Oktoberfest is Nashville’s oldest festival & has been an annual tradition since 1980. Spanning 10 city blocks, over a quarter of a million people will attend the 38th Annual Nashville Oktoberfest. But it’s not just a beer festival!
Oktoberfest has something for EVERYONE: delicious German foods from dozens of restaurants & vendors, world-class beer from local breweries, tons of events, Arts & Crafts vendors, stages of live German music, the Dachshund Derby, an enormous parade through downtown, and the 2nd largest 5K Race & Run in Tennessee – plus so much more!
This year, join 300,000 fans and festivalgoers in Nashville for the greatest Oktoberfest that America has ever seen!
THURSDAY – SUNDAY
OCTOBER 11th-14th, 2018
Festival Admission is Free!
Like Beer? We have 9 Draft Beer Stations pouring Paulaner and Hacker Pschorr brews, directly imported from Munich. Or visit our Munich Beer Gardens serving 18 different styles of craft and European beers from 10 different breweries!
What’s a party without music? This is Nashville, after all! Celebrate with us, Music-City Style! Three main music stages featuring the country’s best German Oompah bands. And it’s free!
Kid & Family-Friendly! Our event is appropriate for all ages. Family favorites include the huge Kids Zone area, our annual Wiener Dog Races & Saturday’s Pup Parade through the streets of Germantown.
BREWERIES & BEERS
BREWERIES & BEERS
This event would not be possible without our family of festival sponsors. They have been selected for their quality products & services – and for their passion in helping us host the best German Beer Festival in the USA!