"Eins zwei drei veir! Lift your steins and drink some beer!"
The 2014 Oktoberfest season is here! Fermentedly Challenged is gathering a list of all of the known Colorado Oktoberfests and Harvest Festival events around the state. This list will be continually updated throughout the Summer & Fall as more events become known.
Colorado is no stranger to Oktoberfest celebrations and there are plenty of them being planned for this year in August, September and October. These are a collection of community related events. There will also be some brewery specific events scheduled and will be added later as they are announced.
Take a look below at the list of Colorado cities hosting Oktoberfests or Harvest festivals this year. Links to their official sites are given if known. Dates, times and website links are subject to change at any time. Some websites won't be updated till later this year. More events will be added as they become known.
2014 Colorado Oktoberfest & Harvest Celebrations
Last updated: September 15, 2014.
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Denver - Boulder/Longmont - Northern - Southeast - Mountains/Southwest
Denver Metro Oktoberfests
* Arvada - October 11, 2014 - Festival of Scarecrows - Olde Town Arvada.
* Arvada - September 20, 2014 - Oktoberfest @ Odyssey Beerwerks - 5535 W 56th Ave.
* Arvada - September 20, 2014 - ODtoberfest at Odyssey Beerwerks 12pm-close.
* Aurora - September 27, 2014 - Docktoberfest @ Dry Dock Brewing Co - 15120 E Hampden Ave.
* Brighton - October 18, 2014 - Octoberfest - Adams County Regional Park - Al Lesser Building - 9am - 6pm.
* Broomfield - September 19-20, 2014 - Broomfield Days.
* Castle Rock - October 4, 2014 - 9am-4pm - Festival Park (2nd & Perry St).
* Denver - September 19-21 & 26-28, 2014 - Lower Downtown at 20th & Larimer.
* Denver - September 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 2014 - Lowry Beer Garden - 7577 E Academy Blvd.
* Denver - September 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 - Oktoberfest @ Green Valley Ranch Beer Garden - 4995 Argonne St.
* Denver - September 13, 2014 - Manny's Oktoberfest (benefit) - 1400 Josephine St 2-6pm.
* Denver - September 12-13 & 20, 2014 - Oktoberfest @ Prost - Highland's - 3464 W 32nd Ave.
* Denver - Oktoberfest party @ Copper Kettle Brewing Co - September 26th.
* Edgewater - September 20-21, 2014 - Celtic Harvest Festival - Citizens Park (22nd & Benton)
* Golden - Schuhplattlers Denver Kickers Oktoberfest - September 20, 2014 - 16676 W 50th, Golden.
* Golden - Oktoberfest @ Mountain Toad Brewing - 900 Washington Ave.
* Highlands Ranch - September 20, 2014 - Town Center South. 2pm - 10pm.
* Littleton - September 12-14, 2014 - Summerset Festival - Clement Park (7306 W. Bowles Ave).
* Littleton - September 20, 2014 12-6pm - Oktoberfest - High Plains Tap House - 8176 S Wadsworth Blvd.
* Lone Tree - September 20, 2014 - Oktoberfest @ Lone Tree Brewing Co - 8222 Park Meadows Dr.
* Parker - September 20-21, 2014 - Historic Downtown - O'Brien Park.
* Wheat Ridge - Oktoberfest Party - September 20, 2014 @ Colorado Plus Brew Pub - All day.
Boulder-Longmont Area Oktoberfests
* Erie - Miner's Blast (formerly Erie Harvest Fest) - October 4, 2014 - Erie Community Park.
* Longmont - September 26-27, 2014 - 4-10pm Fri + 12-10pm Sat - Roosevelt Park and Pavilion - presented by Left Hand Brewing Co.
* Nederland - Oktoberfest & Mountain Bike Race - September 13, 2014 - Guercio Ball Field - East Street 9am-9pm.
* Niwot - October 4, 2014 - Oktoberfest Niwot - Cottonwood Square - 2pm - 9pm.
* Niwot - September 20, 2014 - Bootstrap Brewing Co - Oktoberfestbier Tapping Party 2pm-9pm.
Northern Colorado Oktoberfests
* Berthoud - October 4th, 2014 - 11am to 6pm - Fickel Park.
* Brush - Oktoberfest & Car/Motorcycle Show - September 26-27, 2014 - Main Street at Clayton.
* Estes Park - Autumn Gold - Bands, Brats & Beer! - September 20-21, 2014 - Bond Park
* Fort Collins - FORToberfest - September 19-20, 2014 - Old Town Square.
* Fort Collins - Stevetoberfest 2014 @ Pateros Creek Brewing Company - September 20, 2014.
* Greeley - OktoBREWfest - September 26-27, 2014 - Fri. 5-10pm, Sat. 11am-9pm. Lincoln Park.
* Loveland - Oktoberfest - September 20, 2014 11am-8pm - Thunder Mountain Ampitheater.
* Steamboat Springs - OktoberWest - September 19-20, 2014 - Steamboat Mountain Village.
* Windsor - Windsor Harvest Festival - August 30 to September 1, 2014 - Eastman Park (Sat) and Main Park (Sun-Mon).
* Windsor - Volgafest - September 27, 2014 - Community Recreation Center.
Southeast Colorado Oktoberfests
* Canon City - September 27-28, 2014 - Harvest Fest - Winery at Holy Cross Abbey.
* Canon City - Sept. 13 - Oct. 12, 2014 - Royal Gorge Route Railroad Oktoberfest Train - 12:30pm
* Colorado Springs - September 26-28, 2014 - Security Service Field (Sky Sox Stadium).
* Colorado Springs - September 20, 2014 - Pawtoberfest - Bear Creek Regional Park.
* Colorado Springs - September 20, 2014 - Oktoberfest Party - Great Storm Brewing.
* La Veta - October 4, 2014 - on Main Street - Beer Garden.
* Larkspur - September 13, 2014 - Autumn Harvest & Craft Fest - Community Park - 9am-4pm.
* Monument - September 13, 2014 - Oktoberfest at Pikes Peak Brewing Company 11am - 11pm.
* Pueblo - Oktober Fest - September 12-13, 2014 - Pueblo Union Depot.
* Woodland Park - Rocky Mt. OktoberfestPLUS - Sept 20-21, 2014 - Ute Pass Cultural Center.
Mountain and Southwest Area Oktoberfests
* Beaver Creek - Oktoberfest - August 30-31, 2014 - Beaver Creek Plaza.
* Breckenridge - Oktoberfest - September 12-14, 2014 - 20th Annual event on Main Street.
* Carbondale - Celtic Fest / Oktoberfest - October 3-4, 2014 - downtown Main Street.
* Cedaredge - October 4-5, 2014 - Applefest - Town Park.
* Durango - Sept 27-28, 2014 - Oktoberfest Durango - Traintis Center downtown - 250 W 8th St. - 12pm-5:30pm Sat, 12pm-4:30pm Sun.
* Frisco - No date announced - Adventure Park.
* Fruita - September 26-28, 2014 - 100th Alpine Bank Fruita Fall Festival - Circle Park & Civic Center Pavilion.
* Georgetown - October 18-19, 25-26, Nov. 1-2, 2014 - Oktoberfest Beer tasting trains - Georgetown Loop Railroad.
* Grand Junction - October 4, 2014 - Oktoberfest - downtown - 10am - 10pm.
* Montrose - September 27, 2014 - Centennial Plaza - downtown.
* Morrison - T.E.V. Edelweiss Club - August 23-24, 2014 - Oktoberfest - 12pm to 12am.
* Pagosa Springs - ColorFest - September 19-20, 2014 - Town Park at Hermosa St.
* Vail - Oktoberfest - September 5-7 (Lionshead) & 12-14 (Vail Village), 2014.
Some of these celebrations will be detailed in the 2014 Colorado Beer Festivals and Events calendar listings on this site. Most city chamber of commerce web sites will have up to date information on their city's celebration.
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Sunday, August 24, 2014
"Eins zwei drei veir! Lift your steins and drink some beer!"