Oktoberfest raises more than 50k for local organizations

Oktoberfest Raises More than $50K For Local Organizations NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Oktoberfest took place this past weekend in Germantown, and it raised $60,000 dollars for three local organizations. Numbers released Monday by Oktoberfest organizers showed that the thousands of German festival goers enjoyed hundreds of beers and brats. A total of 143,000 [...]

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The Nashville Oktoberfest is bigger than ever this year. Organizers have expanded the festival from 1 day to 3 days and added several new features. Guests can get a bird's eye view of the party, thanks to a 200 foot zip line installed above 5th avenue. This is the first ever zip line over downtown [...]

This Year’s Nashville Oktoberfest has Biggest Turnout Ever | WZTV

  NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Nashville's Oktoberfest in Germantown set new records this weekend. "More than 143,000 people visited our historic neighborhood," said Michael King, director of Nashville Oktoberfest. This year's event had the biggest turnout and the biggest pay out. "We raised over $60,000 which is split three ways," King said. "One is for the [...]


RECORD ATTENDANCE EXPECTED FOR NASHVILLE'S OKTOBERFEST Download PDF of article     Print article     Send article OCT 6 2015 NASHVILLE NASHVILLE, Tenn. – German culture in a southern setting is the backdrop for the Nashville Oktoberfest Oct. 9-11 in historic Germantown. The event is free and open to the public. Festival goers eat, drink and celebrate [...]

Free family activities at the South’s largest Fall Festival, the Nashville Oktoberfest| Examiner.com

South’s largest Fall Festival, the 36th Annual Oktoberfest, will also kick off this Friday and will run until Sunday. The event will feature street performers, live music, and polka dancing. Delicious food from 25+ restaurants, including authentic German food, will be available for visitors plus crafted beers from local and German breweries will also be [...]

One of the biggest fall festivals in the South…

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Germantown is hosting its annual Oktoberfest this weekend, and more than 100,000 people are expected to attend. The festivities, which span over eight blocks in the neighborhood, kick off on Friday night. The event has been a Tennessee tradition since 1980 and is considered to be one of the biggest fall [...]

5K Kicks Off Saturday’s Oktoberfest Fun – Story

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - With more than 100,00 people expected in downtown Nashville for Oktoberfest, Saturday’s events kicked off with a race.A 5K was held in Germantown. The race started at 8 a.m. Saturday with other festivities following at 10 a.m.Racers said it was a fun way for them to kick-off Oktoberfest before [...]

Nashville’s Oktoberfest continues in Germantown | WKRN News 2

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Saturday was a great day to enjoy German heritage in Germantown at the 36th annual Nashville Oktoberfest .Live polka music, lederhosen, and lots of beer can be found at the annual festival to honor German history in the Music City. “We are both from German heritage so we figured it is [...]