This time of year is all about festivals, and one of our favorites is Oktoberfest. Many Oktoberfest events in Westchester are back this year where you and your family can enjoy great German food, live music, games, activities, and more. Check out more in the list below:
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2023 Oktoberfest Events in Westchester
Saturday, September 16th from 1:00pm-5:00pm and Sunday, September 25th from 1:00pm-5:00pm
Oktoberfest with Captain Lawrence
Cross County Mall will host their first-ever Oktoberfest with Captain Lawrence. The weekend of festivities includes live music, dancing, food, and fun. There will also be local beers from Westchester’s own Captain Lawrence Brewing Company in the center of the mall (on the green). Live music includes the Ron Susman Band on Saturday and the FDR Band on Sunday. Don’t forget to dress up in your Lederhosen and Dirndl dresses. Cross County Mall, 8000 Mall Walk, Yonkers, NY 10704.
Sunday, September 17th from 1:00pm-5:00pm
Oktoberfest at Peekskill Brewery
Celebrate Oktoberfest at Peekskill Brewery with live polka music! Plus, enjoy beer, German-inspired food, a stein-holding contest and more. 47 S Water St, Peekskill, NY 10566.
Friday, September 22nd from 6:30pm-11:00pm
Oktoberfest with David Clark’s Songs in the Attic – Tribute to Billy Joel
Rock out during Oktoberfrest at Tilly Foster Farm to live music from David Clark, a tribute to Bill Joel. Enjoy German fare like bratwurst, knockwurst, pork, kielbasa, corn on the cob, and more. Tickets are $34 per person (in advance) and $50 at the door. The event is rain or shine and you can bring your own blankets and chairs. Tilly’s Table, 100 NY-312, Brewster, NY 10509.
Saturday, September 30th from 1:00pm-5:00pm
Sleepy Hollow is a fun town to visit all-year long, and especially in the fall! Attend their annual Oktoberfest for German food, live Bavarian music, beer, cider, and hot chocolate. Kingsland Point Park, 299 Palmer Avenue, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591.
Saturday, September 30th from 6:30pm-9:30pm
Attend the Annual Hoppfest for an evening of live music, beer, bourbon tastings, pub games, food trucks, and much more! All proceeds from the event benefit the Historical Society’s Properties Preservation Fund.
Saturday, September 30th-Sunday, October 22nd from 12:00pm-5:00pm
Bear Mountain Oktoberfest
Take a drive to Bear Mountain for their annual Oktoberfest. Held over the course of TK weekends, enjoy beer, food, live music, and fun for the kids. There is no admission fee – only pay for parking. Bear Mountain. Anthony Wayne Recreation Area.
Saturday, October 7th at 12:00pm
Oktoberfest at Growlers Beer Bistro
Spend the day at Growlers Beer Bistro for beer, kids’ games, food, local vendors, and live music! Plus, the event is pet-friendly! Growlers Beer Bistro, 25 Main Street, Tuckahoe, NY 10707.
Sunday, October 8th from 1:00pm-6:00pm
White Plains Oktoberfest
The White Plains Oktoberfest is back! Attendees can enjoy German beers, food, and live music from Melina & the Oompahs. The event also includes competitions, games, and tons of family activities. Tickets are $11 per person (if purchased in advance) and $15 for day-of tickets. Mamaroneck Avenue, between East Post Road and Maple Avenue, White Plains, NY.
Saturday, October 9th from 12:00pm-6:30pm
Enjoy the 3rd annual Oktoberfest with food, beer, arts and crafts, music and family fun! They also have a “Kinder Fall Fest” area for kids to enjoy in the fun. Plus, enjoy access to over 60 food and retail vendors. Grand Street, Croton-on-Hudson, NY.
Saturday, October 21st from 2:00pm-7:00pm
Lewisboro Lions Oktoberfest
Join the Lewisboro Lions for a day of fun, food, and beer. Additionally, they will have kids’ activities at their new playground. Plus, corn hole for all. Lewisboro Town Park, 1079 New York 35 South Salem, NY 10590