Yodeling. Hammering contests. Tricycles, wiener dog races, and 18 local beers on tap. Find all of this and more on September 17 and 18 at Bend Oktoberfest, a Bavarian-inspired celebration of culture and cuisine. The kegs will be tapped at 5 pm on Friday, kicking off the party with live oompah music, dancing, and games. Indulge in delicious German cuisine, from sausages and sauerkraut to pretzels and dumplings. Watch dozens of wiener dogs race their little legs off, and dance in the streets with your friends. Grab your souvenir stein, and get ready to have a blast - Bavarian style! Highlights of this year's Bend Oktoberfest include:
- Wiener dog races
- Yodeling contest
- 18 local brews served by the pint
- Wine and cider
- Souvenir and limited edition beer stein
- Hammerschlagen hammering contest
- Tricycle racing
- Costume contest
- Bouncy houses
- German cuisine
- Live music
- … plus much more!
Are you planning to experience Oktoberfest this year? Stay at one of our hotels in Bend, and treat yourself to an unforgettable fall getaway. Choose between our downtown hotel, convenient to Bend, OR events, or our Mt. Bachelor getaway near outdoor adventures. What are you waiting for? Book your reservations today. Our friendly staff is always ready to help with your travel arrangements!