Oktoberfest Zinzinnati is an annual weekend festival in the city of Cincinnati, Ohio. Based on the original German Oktoberfest, it is billed as one of the largest Oktoberfest celebration in the United States.Presented by Samuel Adams, this Cincinnati tradition is the nation’s largest Oktoberfest and showcases the rich German heritage of southwestern Ohio.
First held in 1976, the event has grown to be America’s largest Oktoberfest. Last year, hundreds of thousands of people enjoyed the sights, sounds, and tastes of downtown as 2nd and 3rd Street were transformed into a colorful Bavarian village serving up German-style food, entertainment, and beer.
When is Oktoberfest Zinzinnati®?
This year, Oktoberfest Zinzinnati® will be held September 19-22, 2024
Does Oktoberfest Require a Ticket?
No, Oktoberfest is a free event to enter
What are payment options?
New this year, all beer and Pepsi booths, along with paying with cash, will offer a cashless credit card option. Individual food vendors may only accept cash. ATMS will be on site.
Where To Stay
Excited about our upcoming event? Don't miss out on the fun! Mark your calendar now and reserve your accomodation. Most of the places near to Downtown Cincinnati in Cincinnati are reserved in advance, so book early enough to avoid paying the highest prices or, worse yet, not having a place to stay.