This two-day event will celebrate German heritage and bring herren und frauen to Old Town Winchester. Attendees will have the opportunity to sample German inspired food, music, craft beer and wine. The Park High German Band will be performing live each day in Shenandoah University’s Feltner Lot and a DJ will be playing all of today’s top hits at the Old Court House Civil War Museum lawn.
Octobeer Fest will offer a kids’ activities area by the Splash Pad. There will be face painting, balloon animals, caricaturist, photo booth, a magician, and much more! There will be a roaming stilt walker, and other activities set up from the north to south side of the walking mall. On Saturday there will be two puppet shows.
Everyone is invited to compete in the Best Dressed Lederhosen and DirndlContest on Friday night.
Beverage sale proceeds will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Virginia.
Admission Fee: General admission tickets are $5 and a special advance tasting package is available for $10. The $10 special tasting package includes entry into the venue, 4 beer or wine tastings, as well as a souvenir tasting cup. Extra tasting tickets are available on site: three tastings for $5. Most wines and beers will be available to purchase by the glass for only $5, while supplies last.
Last Updated: 9/22/2015 1:44 PM