Oktoberfests in Fredericksburg

FredtoberfestThis coming fall, particularly in late September to early October, prepare yourselves for Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg. Well, actually…prepare yourselves for FOUR Oktoberfests in Fredericksburg! That is correct: this year, Fredericksburg will play host to four glorious events, all celebrating the fun of fall. Here are the four Oktoberfests to enjoy this fall of 2023:

  1. Alpine Chef – From 6pm on September 15th to 9pm on September 16th, Alpine Chef will be hosting its 3rd annual Oktoberfest. Enjoy the beer, games, and live music that this German-themed restaurant will have for your enjoyment. 
  2. Fredtoberfest – Over 50 Virginia craft breweries, and over 50 vendors will be coming to FredNats stadium on October 7th. Fredtoberfest, hosted by our very own 6 Bears & A Goat Brewing Company, will be filled with great beer, food, and activities for all ages. This is a can’t-miss event in Fredericksburg, so purchase tickets today!
  3. Red Dragon Brewery – This Fredericksburg staple brewery in the Canal Quarter District will be hosting its Oktoberfest on September 30th. There is no better spot for a beer-oriented Oktoberfest than a fantastic local brewery!
  4. Strangeways Brewing – The Fredericksburg location of Strangeways Brewing will be celebrating Oktoberfest on September 23rd with oysters, brock wursts, shepherd’s pie, and over 36 tapped beers. Drink responsibly!
  5. Water’s End Brewery at Fredericksburg Square – Next Saturday, September 30th, enjoy Oktoberfest at this classic building on Caroline Street, home to Water’s End Brewery. Purchase a W.E. Tankard, which you can fill throughout the month of October.

Grab your dirndls and lederhosen, and prepare for an Oktoberfestive fall!

Updated: September 5, 2023.

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