Oktoberfest – 2017

Oktoberfest – 2017

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Saturday, 16 September

“O’zapft is!” It’s that time of year again…

Our 120th Oktoberfest…!

The best and most famous German festival of the year once again returns to Binghamton as we join with Munich and celebrate Oktoberfest. (This event is open to the public.)


4 pm, doors open
$6 / person, cover charge

The evening kicks off at 5 pm and ends when the last Bier is drank.
The evening will consist of various events: competitive stein hoisting, beautiful stein contest, and best dressed traditional German outfit.
(this event is open to the public)


5-9 pm,

Live entertainment by,

The George Tarasek Polka Band (from Wilkes-Barre, PA)
Judes Polka Jets II (from Waymart, PA)


5-8 pm,
Kitchen serves,

Oktoberfest Menu of wursts: Bratwurst, Bauernwurst, and German Frankfurters; Leberkäse, Spätzle, Sauerkraut,  and Schwarzwald Kircshtorte (Black Forest cake).  ….along with Hot Bavarian Soft Pretzels and a variety of German Biers!
(food and drink are at menu prices)



  • Bier Stein hoisting contest!  …Traditional Bavarian!
  • Special Competition and award for best dressed German/Bavarian attire!
  • Bring your own decorative Bier Stein for entry into another special contest!


…Little Germany in the Woods of Binghamton.


Click on this MAP, for directions; exit 3 off Route 81, then follow signs.
218 Loughlin Rd,
Binghamton, NY


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