Royal Gorge Route Railroad Oktoberfest – September 8 - October 21, 2018 – 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 – Saturday, September 15, 2018 – 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
When: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Cost: Free, donations accepted
Rocktoberfest – Saturday, September 15, 2018 – Join the Space Foundation Discovery Center for a family-friendly Oktobefest celebration with kid-friendly science and technology activities.
Where: Space Foundation Discovery Center
When: 12-9 p.m.
Cost: Price varies depending on package
Oktoberfest with the Chorale – Saturday, September 15, 2018 – Enjoy German-themed food, beer, and music at the home of the ultimate driving machine.
Where: Winslow BMW Showroom
When: 7-10 p.m.
Cost: $50 per person
Rocky Mountain OktoberfestPlus – September 15-16, 2018 – 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: $6 adult | $5 Seniors/Active military | Under 21 are free
Mona Lisa Fondue – September 22 - October 7, 2018 – 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
Oktoberfest at Trails End – September 25, 2018 – Come sample from a selection of Oktoberfest craft beers. The only place in town that you can compare a variety of Oktoberfest beers - pouring as much or as little as you want! Beers will stay on the wall until they are gone.
Where: Trails End Taproom
When: 3 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Cost: Varies depending on amount of beer poured
Colorado Springs Oktoberfest – September 28-30, 2018 – 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. rn
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