Email signup

Wunder Garten’s Oktoberfest Festival — The Largest and Most Festive in the DMV

Wunder Garten’s Oktoberfest Festival is chock-full of German cuisine, live bands, Bavarian games, DJ parties and, of course, lots of beer! It runs from Sept. 17 through Oct. 10.

Revelers can sip on beers in the Märzen-style hailing from Bavaria’s oldest breweries like Spaten Franziskaner and Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan as well as the best Oktoberfest brews from local and regional breweries like Devils Backbone, Port City Brewing, Left Hand Brewing Co. and Red Bear Brewing.

Café Berlin, a DMV favorite, will anchor Friday nights, bringing authentic tastes of German cuisine to Wunder Garten. Mainstays Swizzler and La Buena Empanadas will offer additional fare to satiate the palette.

The popular Bavarian Olympics is in full swing with stein-holding contests and traditional Bavarian games. Guests can compete to win an array of prizes and are encouraged to wear traditional German fashions, Lederhosen & Dirndl, for additional chances to win on-the-spot prizes.

This year’s Oktoberfest festival is brought to you by Spaten Lager and the support of the Embassy of Germany, Destination DC and the North of Massachusetts Business Improvement District (NoMa BID).

Wunder Garten is located at 1101 First Street NE, Washington, D.C.

Recent Stories

A reader passes on around 4:40pm (Saturday.) From Alert DC: “Alert: Shooting Investigation in the 1400 block of Spring Road, NW.

1915 18th Street, NW Mike writes: “Broken glass door at bombay streetfood 3 this morning. Off 18/Willard” Ed. Note: Last night The Chocolate House (1904 18th St, NW) wrote us:…

Thanks to K. and A. for sending: “Seems like Bistro Bites has now been rebranded as Veganesha. Same management and ownership. But it’s now a vegetarian South Indian restaurant (with…

Also the name of my new John Denver cover band. Thanks to Ken for sending from Petworth. Last Christmas Tree in Town is brought to you by the Friends of…

MOST Club’s 20th Annual Solutions Through Film Black History Film…

One of the oldest, youth-led Black History Month film festivals in the Washington Metropolitan area returns for its 20th year, free and open to the public with suggested donations. Solutions Through Film leverages the power of film as a medium

Lights-Out Hour DC

Lights-Out Hour DC is a voluntary event in which individual residents, building managers, and custodians of public monuments dim or extinguish non-essential indoor and outdoor lights for one hour beginning at 8:30pm on March 25, 2023.

Lights-Out Hour DC coincides

×

Subscribe to our mailing list