Longmont Oktoberfest

Friday, September 23rd, 4-10pm
Saturday, September 24th, 12–10pm

Roosevelt Park, Longmont CO

Time to fill your stein with local libation and welcome the fall season – Longmont Oktoberfest is back September 23rd-24th! Presented by Left Hand Brewing Company, Longmont’s favorite fall gathering will take place once again at Roosevelt Park, featuring twelve live bands with headliner The Wailers – the world’s legendary reggae band. Ten local breweries will be on tap including Left Hand, Oskar Blues, Pumphouse Brewery, 300 Suns, Grossen Bart, Long’s Peak Tap House, Shoes & Brews, Skeye Brewing, and Wibby Brewing – the biggest beer fest yet! Longmont Oktoberfest will offer fresh fare, live music, and German themed fun & festivities for all ages.

OKTOBERFEST 101

Bring your ID.
Wear sunscreen.
Blankets, lawn chairs, bags, and sealed water bottles are welcome.
Please no pets – thank you for understanding!
(Service / ESA animals will be allowed – identification appreciated)
Re-entry is allowed.

Tickets

Tickets available online & at the door.

Friday Tickets

Saturday Tickets

General Entry

Suggested $5 donation going back to our 2016 beneficiaries:
Left Hand Brewing Foundation & Habitat for Humanity

VIP

Entry, Beer & Food, Comfortable Seating with Table Service + Shade, & Private Bathroomschedule

Fri, Sept 23rd. 4-10pm

House Band – Neue Polka
4:00pm – Doors
4:00pm – Music: Hey, Lady!
4:50pm – Mayor Tapping
5:10pm – Music: FACE
6:20pm – Brat Eating Contest
6:40pm – Music: Con Brio
8:10pm – Stein Holding Contest
8:30pm – Music: The Wailers
10:15pm – Doors

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Sat, Sept 24th. 12–10pm

House Band – Neue Polka
12:00pm – Doors
12:00pm – Rapidgrass
1:30pm – Malt Sack Races
1:45pm – Music: Last Men on Earth
3:00pm – World’s Longest Bratwurst Festivities
3:15pm – Music: Gabriel Kelley
4:25pm – Stein Holding Contest
4:45pm – Music: Thunk
6:05pm – Best Dressed @ O’fest
6:30pm – Music: Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band
8:30pm – Music: Bright Light Social Hour
10:15pm – Doors

food and entertainment

Headliners

 

The Wailers

Friday 8:30pm
Longmont Oktoberfest is proud to host the world’s premier reggae and world music group, bringing high energy shows to fans across the globe! Fans sing along to the timeless words of Bob Marley and resonate with these reggae rhythms and varied set lists.

Con Brio

Friday 6:40pm
Known for their fiery live shows, Con Brio is a living, evolving testament to the power of soul. They throw one hell of a dance party, a clear lineage from the dirty funk, blues, and psychedelic legacy of Bay Area Legends.

Line-Up

 

Neue Polka – House Band
Traditional Bavarian Favorites w. Polka-ized Pop

Hey, Lady! – Friday 4:00pm
B-52’s Tribute Band & Longmont’s Own

FACE – Friday 5:10pm
Vocal Rock Band

Con Brio – Friday 6:40pm
Supreme Soul

The Wailers – Friday 8:30pm
Legendary reggae band

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Rapidgrass – Saturday Noon
A super rad, high-energy, fusion string-band from the front-range Colorado bluegrass scene.

Last Men on Earth – Saturday 2:00pm
Rock band feat. 70’s 80’s & 90’s

Gabriel Kelley – Saturday 3:30pm
Folk Musician from rural Georgia.

Thunk – Friday 5:00pm
Americana Jam Band

Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band – Saturday 6:40pm
Founding drummer of the Allman Brothers Band, feat. a little jazz, blues, rock & roll.

Bright Light Social Hour – Saturday 8:30pm
Psychedelic rock drawing inspiration from soul, blues, and southern grit.


Breweries

Left Hand Brewing brewery brewery

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Wild Cider

 

Food

 Abo’s PizzaGeorgia Boys BBQ, Styria Bakery, GoodBird Chicken & Samples World Bistro

 

Additional Entertainment

LOCOMOTION Parade: Celebrating art & creativity in motion with a parade of art cars, performing art groups, bicycles, brewery fleets, marching bands, hot rods, and more!

Annual Deutsch Games: Brat Eating, Stein Holding, Malt Bag Races, & Best  Dressed @ O’Fest!

Giant Foosball

Kid Zone presented by the Heart of Longmont: Crafts, rock climbing wall, ponies, petting zoo, & more!

fine print

Location

Roosevelt Park
700 Longs Peak Ave
Longmont, CO 80501

Entry

Longmont Oktoberfest is a FREE event.  We encourage you to leave a $5 donation at entry.  100% of all donations go directly to our beneficiaries: Habitat for Humanity and the Left Hand Brewing Foundation.

Parking

Parking is free and available on a first come first serve basis in old town Longmont, in and around Roosevelt Park.

There are lots to the South (Longs Peak Ave between Pratt St & Terry St) and to the East of the park (Coffman between Longs Peak Ave & 8th Ave)

Additional Details

Oktoberfest is rain or shine.
Do the right thing.
Blankets, chairs, & empty water bottles allowed.
No outside food or beverage.
No outside alcohol or drugs.
Please no pets — thank you for understanding.

Questions

Please contact Joshua Goldberg, Community & Event Manager, goldberg@lefthandbrewing.com

 

sponsors

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