Oktoberfest | September 7-9


Breckenridge hosts the largest Oktoberfest street party in the Rocky Mountains. The September street party is where Munich meets the mountains, featuring:

  • More than three-dozen genuine German cuisine and brew vendors
  • German-themed games including Hammerschlagan
  • Bavarian lederhosen, Oompah and polka dancing

Due to the extensive food and beverage offerings, we ask that you please leave your four-legged friends at home as well as any outside alcoholic beverages. Oktoberfest patrons must be 21 to consume the wide variety of beverages offered, don’t forget your ID if you plan on partaking.

PROST! That means “cheers” in German.

2018 Schedule

Friday, September 7th

2:00pm – 6:00pm –Main Street Party

The fun begins on Main St. with the kick-off to the Breckenridge Oktoberfest Main St. Party! Beer, food, music, and dancing will start at 2:00pm and go until 6:00pm on the first day of this three-day party.
Pre-purchase your tickets and steins now!

6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Brewmaster Dinner

Enjoy a multi-course meal elegantly paired with Paulaner biers or alternate wines with the first course starting at 6:30p.m. It is a great evening of food, new friends and the perfect kick-off to an amazing Oktoberfest celebration dinner. The dinner will be held at Sauce on the Blue where great food, drink, and vistas make for an amazing Breckenridge Oktoberfest dining experience. Buy your 2018 Brewmaster Dinner tickets

Times Vary: 12th Annual Breckenridge Oktoberfest Hockey Tournament

Join us at the Breckenridge Ice Arena to cheer on the teams between festivities all weekend! 12th Annual Breckenridge Oktoberfest Hockey Tournament hosts over 30 men’s and women’s adult hockey teams.  Register your team.

Saturday, September 8th

9:00am – 12:30pm. Breckenridge Brewery’s Oktoberfest Brunch

Join us for brunch at Breckenridge Brewery on Main Street. While the chefs are still working up a menu, the inside scoop is that the brunch will include 5 beer pairings with 4+ courses. Reservations are needed and this Oktoberfest inspired brunch filled up quickly last year so call the Breckenridge Brewery for reservations today (970)453-1550

10:00am – 1:00pm Oktoberfest 5K Trail Run

There are a few spaces left to register for the 2018 run! But hurry, this race sells out every year! Register

<10:00am – 5:00pm USS Strongman Competition

Cheer on our very first and the world’s highest altitude USS Strongman competition as competitors deadlift cars, carry kegs, and lift boulders. The action will be on Main Street between the main stages.

11:00am – 6:00pm  Main Street Party

The fun continues with great beer, food, music, and dancing. The good times start early at 10:00 a.m. and go until 6:00pm on the second and longest day of this three-day party. If you don’t have your 2017 Stein by Saturday, hurry, because supplies are limited and usually sell out. (Stein and beer token booths open at 10:00 a.m.)

Sunday, September 9th

11:00am – 5:00pm Main Street Party

Sunday is your chance to have a beer in the morning for the second day in a row! This is the last day for great beer, food, music, and dancing on Main St. in down town Breckenridge. The good times start early again at 11:00 a.m. and go until 5:00pm on the final day of Breckenridge’s Oktoberfest. If you haven’t sampled all the fine beer and food that this party has to offer, than get to work because your next chance is 365 days away! (Stein and beer token booths open at 10:00 a.m.)

Stein and Beer Tickets

Oktoberfest Mugs for 2018
The Official 2018 Oktoberfest Steins.

Every Oktoberfest we sell out of steins.  Don’t be disappointed. Buy your stein in advance and pick them up at Oktoberfest.  Our 2018 Breckenridge Oktoberfest Stein design is in!


 Visit our online store to buy your Breckenridge Oktoberfest Stein today.

Thanks and see you there!

Brewmaster Dinner

The ultimate VIP experience at Oktoberfest combines gourmet multi-course dinner with brilliant, creative beer pairs from our partners at Paulaner and Sauce on the Maggie.

Reserve Your Tickets

The Brewmaster Dinner will take place Friday, September 7th from 6:30pm – 9:00pm at the renowned Sauce on the Maggie in the Breckenridge Village where you can take in the breathtaking views from the base of the Peak 9 of the Breckenridge Ski area with your meal. Enjoy the masterful pairings of traditional German cuisine, authentic Paulaner Bier, Bavarian music and entertainment while we celebrate the traditions of Oktoberfest. Wondering what to wear? If you have a lederhosen or dirndl, there’s no better occasion to break it out and you surely won’t be alone.

Our 2018 Pairing Menu will be released in August.

Vendor Info

The 2018 Oktoberfest season is almost upon us, thank you for your interest in being a vendor at the 2018 Breckenridge Oktoberfest!

We are now welcoming Food and Beverage Vendors, Merchandise and Service Vendors, and any Non-Profits who are interested in booth space to join the 3 day party on Main Street to apply online.

Please review the following information and apply online. Any questions on vendor eligibility and protocol can be directed to mherwehe@gobreck.com.

2018 Oktoberfest Vendor Application


Fall Oktoberfest in Breckenridge, pouring beer in a stein
We love our volunteers!

We need help setting up, pouring/serving beer, and selling steins and drink tokens. We are happy to give all volunteers a half liter Oktoberfest stein and two drink tokens as a “thank you” for your help!

Please check back in summer 2018 to volunteer for the 24th Annual Breckenridge Oktoberfest.

Lodging Offers

If you’re coming to Breckenridge’s Oktoberfest or any of Breckenridge’s signature festivals and events, make sure you take advantage of these great lodging deals! PROST!

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