Colorado Oktober Festivals
Colorado Oktober festivals start in September and go thru October at Colorado cities around the state. The crisp Fall air is filled with oompa music and the smell of sour kraut and brats. Beer, games and dancing are also a big part of Colorado Oktober Festivals. Some are well establshed and huge. Denver and Vail have Oktober festivals that take place over two weekends.
Featured Colorado Oktober festivals in 2018
Louisville Oktober Fest, Sept. 28-30, 2018. This is Boulder County’s Largest and most authentic Oktoberfest to attend. There's authentic foods, activities, all German Beers and children activities, just like an authentic, small town festival in Germany. ALL AGES ARE WELCOME! Sunday September 30, 9:00am- Don’t Miss the new Pretzel 5k/10k & Kid Races. www.louisvilleoktoberfest.org
The Parachute Oktober Festival, September 29, 2018. This annual Oktober festival in Parachute, Co features live concerts, brewfest, fireworks and lots of family outdoor activities. This years headlining bands include Lee Brice, Parmalee, Lewis Brice and adam Sanders. www.oktoberfestco.com
18th Annual Mountain Harvest Festival, Paonia, Sept. 27-30, 2018. Though not named an October festival, this event encompasses all that an October and Fall festival has to offer celebrating music, art, farms, food and spirits. There's also fun activities like the Great Chili Cookoff, Grape Stomp, Farm Tours and Saturday Sundown Swing. www.mountainharvestfestival.org
Oktoberfest Pretzel Run 5k/10k, September 30, 2018, Community Park (Louisville). the trail run will allow all runners and dogs (at community Park). and runners will have 3 distances to choose from: 10K - ($30 Early Reg) 5K Fun run - ($25 Early Reg) Kids 1 mile Run ($15) Runners receive: t-shirt, finisher Pretzel Medal, Oktoberfest Entry, Bier/Drink, pretzel www.louisvilleoktoberfest.org/pretzel-5k-10k
Lederhosenl, Beistle hats and the very hot Dirndl Dresses aren't requied at Colorado Oktober Festivals, but it's probably the only time it's appropriate to wear yours this year. Hit that link below to see all up coming Colorado Oktober festivals. Know of a Colorado Oktober Festival or celebration not on this list? Send it to shibleyjeff@Gmail.com.