oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is a world renowned fall festival that takes place annually in Munich- but if you can’t get to Munich D.C. has tons of Oktoberfest celebrations to offer. Head to the Oktoberfest in D.C. for a host of fun (and beer) filled Oktoberfest celebrations.

District Oktoberfest
The District Oktoberfest takes place from September 20-21 in Chinatown. For the price of admission enjoy one premium 12 ounce beer at each participating venue in Chinatown! Ticket prices start at $50 per person. Trust us there isn’t a shortage of fun spots in Chinatown, some of our favorite participating venues include RFD (810 7th St. NW), Iron Horse (507 7thST. NW), Penn Social 801 E St. NW) and Jackpot (726 7th St. NW)

Biergarten Haus Oktoberfest
This Bavarian pub on H-street has a killer outdoor patio and is perfect for gathering friends to celebrate Oktoberfest in D.C. …German style! Biergarten Haus is located at 1355 H St NE. Details are still being ironed out for their Oktoberfest festivities but expect a wide variety of quality drafts on tap, German grub and live music (hello Oompah bands)!

Das Best Oktoberfest
Perhaps the biggest celebration of them all don’t miss Das Best Oktoberfest on September 27 at the D.C. Armory (2001 East Capitol St SE). Enjoy over 150 beers, delicious German specialty foods, live music, fun and a wide variety of quality entertainment! Tickets are sure to go early for this event and tickets start at $40.

Can’t make it to Oktoberfest in D.C. Simply looking for a local fast beer selection and delicious local grub? Head to Old Europe (2434 Wisconsin Ave. ) , enjoy friendly service delicious German fare . Their draught beers are the real deal- we love Paulaner Oktoberfest, Maisel’s Weisse, Bitburger Pils and Kostrizer Schawrzbier. Beifall (cheers)!