FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 | 5-11PM
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 | 12-11PM
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 | 12-9PM
LOCATED AT NEWPORT'S FESTIVAL PARK AT THE LEVEE
Newport Oktoberfest brings a true Munich feel with the event’s large fest tent atmosphere sponsored by Christian Moerlein Lager and Ales! Just like the traditional Oktoberfest beer tents this entire event is held under tent with all the food, drinks and fun you can ask for.
Erwin Dobler and his wife Anna immigrated to the United
States from the Chiemgau region of Bavaria Germany in
1959. Their intention was to find work which was scarce
in Germany and stay a couple of years and then move
back to Germany. Within 6 months of immigrating to the
USA, Erwin was drafted into the US Army where he
served 4 years. During that time Erwin and Anna were
blessed with the birth of their first child Sylvia. Foregoing
their plans to return to Germany, the Doblers’ decided to
make their home in America and settled in the Cincinnati
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Join us for the exciting Newport Oktoberfest Yodeling Contests, Chicken Dance Contests, Beer Stein Holding Competitions, Brat Toss Contests, Nagelbalken and our Log Sawing Competitions. Also visit over a dozen crafters at the Bluegrass Marketplace.
Continuous Live Music featuring Germany’s famous Berglerblaud Band, Rheingold Trio and more. Enjoy the talented Enzian Dancers at the festival as well.
2021 Updates Coming Soon!
Prior Year's Games
1. Yodeling Contest
2. Chicken Dance Contest
3. Brat Toss
4. Log Sawing
5. Stein Holding
6. Nagelbalken - Log nail hammering competition
Calendar of Events Coming Soon!
The Bluegrass Market
Oktoberfest Pretzel with Cheese
Bavarian Cream Puff
Bacon Wrapped Goetta Bites
The Big Goetta Sandwich
Apple and Cherry strudel
And much more!