Oktoberfest Fort Worth Kicks off Thursday
Reposted from Tarrant Regional Water District.
What: At Oktoberfest Fort Worth, you’ll experience authentic German food, music, dancing, games, shopping and biergartens. You can watch the fur fly at the Dachshund Dash, shop for clothing, treats and souvenirs in the Marktsraße or catch a thrill ride in the Midway. For bier lovers, Spaten and other delicious Fall and Oktoberfest biers will be on tap. Internationally known Polka and Oktoberfest performers will take the stage this year including Grammy nominated Alex Meixner Band, Chardon Polka Band, Das Ist Lustig, AlpenMusikanten, Walburg Boys, Auf Geht’s and more.
When: Thursday, September 23:
- 5pm – 11pm
- City of Fort Worth Mayor Mattie Parker will tap the first keg at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, September 24:
- 5pm – 11pm
- Oktoberfest Fort Worth Non-Profit Olympics at 6:00 pm
Saturday, September 25:
- 11am – 12am
- Dachshund Dash at 1:00 pm
- Oktoberfest games/competitions from 3 pm – 7 pm
Full schedule of activities and entertainers can be found here: www.oktoberfestfw.com
Where: The Shack at Panther Island Pavilion
395 Purcey Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
New this Year: Expanded festival grounds including the new “Der Biergarten und Markt” with a large tent, additional seating and food court.
Who: Oktoberfest Fort Worth is presented by Spaten. Supporting sponsors are Visit Fort Worth, KDFW Fox 4, 95.9 The Ranch and 92.1 Hank FM. All proceeds benefit Trinity River recreation and programming on Panther Island brought to you by the Tarrant Regional Water District.
Location Mentioned: Panther Island Pavilion