Tuesday, September 16, 2014


Top 7 Oktoberfest Celebrations in Texas ~ 2014

It always truly feels like Fall when Oktoberfest celebrations begin in Texas.  We may not actually cool down to true Oktoberfest weather, but Texans do know how to throw a good party.  So no matter where you are win Texas, here are a few Oktoberfest celebrations you won't want to miss.

Top 7 Oktoberfest Celebration in Texas ~ 2014

Addison Oktoberfest - September 18-21, 2014

For over 25 years, the most authentic Oktoberfest celebration outside of Munich has been held in Addison, Texas. This year, over 70,000 fans will come together September 18-21, 2014 to share a love of polka, German food and, of course, the same Paulaner Bier that will be served at Bavaria’s favorite festival. As a part of its award- winning tradition, Addison has timed their festival to coincide with the famed Munich Oktoberfest, and Addison Oktoberfest will also feature much of the same music, folk dancing, sing-a-longs plus great German food and entertainment.
Addison Oktoberfest website

Rahr & Sons Oktoberfest 5K - September 27, 2014

This 5K Run is held in Fort Worth and features German Polka and a Beer Garden after party.  All proceeds benefits the No Brother Fights Alone Foundation.

Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg ~ October 3-5, 2014

Oktoberfest is a colorful, festive celebration of Fredericksburg, Texas' German heritage & is a community event of family entertainment featuring four stages of continuous oompah music, local artisans, children's fun area ~ KinderPark, German Bier Tent, Oktoberfest Bier Tent and Oktoberfest Vineyard, OkTUBAfest, Hauptstrasse Chicken Dance , 42 (Domino) Tournament, delicious food and lots of cold drinks ... all weekend long!

Southlake Oktoberfest ~ October 3-5, 2014

The 13th anniversary of the Southlake Oktoberfest expects nearly 50,000 people to visit throughout the weekend festival! Attendance is completely free.  There will, however, be a wide range of food, beverages, and booth items available for sale! The kids will have a great time in the excitement-packed children's area!

Oktoberfest in Kemah ~ October 4 & 5, 2014

The 2nd annual Oktoberfest in Kemah boasts an 8,000 Sq. Foot Beer Tent for all to enjoy.  Hand crafted beers from Germany, Holland, Austria, and many more will be available.  The Kemah Oktoberfest will be held in the heart of Kemah, Texas, in the Lighthouse District  with great food, and terrific beer. Bring the family out for a great time in the beautiful Autumn weather.

Texas Renaissance Festival Oktoberfest Weekend ~ October 11 & 12, 2014

The first weekend of the Texas Ren Festival just happens to be Oktoberfest-themed weekend.   Journey to Bavaria and the Black Forest as the air echoes with traditional German music and dancing.  Dance a polka, feast on Bratwurst and sauerkraut, quench your thirst with a stein of beer and join in the fun by entering into one of the three German themed contests. 

Wurstfest ~ November 7-16, 2014

A 10 day sausage festival that has been around since the 1960's? Yes! Wurstfest in New Braunfels has to be the most unique Oktoberfest Texas has ever seen. This unique annual celebration is rich in German culture and full of Texas fun. Enjoy good food, music, dancing, exciting carnival rides and games, German, Texan and domestic beer, special events and the finest in Alpine and Bavarian Style Entertainment.

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