Royal Gorge Route Railroad Oktoberfest – September 7 - October 20, 2019 – Relax and savor delicious autumn beer as you roll through Colorado’s majestic landscape in the Royal Gorge region. While on board the train enjoy German food pairings and the open-air cars for 360-degree views while listening to authentic German accordion music.
Where: Royal Gorge Route Railroad Station
When: Departures vary depending on day.
Pawtoberfest – September 14, 2019 – Enjoy a pint and the company of your furry friends at this dog-friendly beer festival. Guests can sip and relax or take on a 2-mile dog walk to enjoy the Colorado sunshine. Experience music, agility demonstrations, pet contests and more at this fur-friendly festival that benefits the Pikes Peak Humane Society.
Where: Bear Creek Regional Park - east
When: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Cost: Free, donations accepted
Rocky Mountain OktoberfestPlus – September 21-22, 2019 – Head to Woodland Park this September to attend the 21st annual OktoberfestPlus that brings a Colorado twist to traditional German festivities. With a climbing wall, obstacle course, kid’s area, and of course, beer and brats, there will never be a shortage of fun at this beloved festival.
Where: Ute Pass Cultural Center
When: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Cost: $8 adult | $7 Seniors/Active military | Under 21 are free
Mona Lisa Fondue – 2019 dates TBD – Make a date night out of Oktoberfest at Mona Lisa Fondue. Enjoy harvest salad, smoked beer cheese fondue and entree platter featuring German sausage and more.
Where: Mona Lisa Fondue, Manitou Springs, CO
When: 5 - 8:30 p.m.
Cost: Varies depending on menu item
Colorado Springs Oktoberfest – September 27-29, 2019 – Experience four traditional German beers and eats while dancing to local brass bands and folk artists. If wine is your drink of choice hop along for a German vineyard tour and wine tasting.
Where: Western Museum of Mining and Industry
When: Times vary depending on day
Cost: Admission is free, $10 parking. Optional experience packages for purchase.
For more on local Colorado Springs brews, check out our breweries page.