Pull up your lederhosen, raise your glasses and check out these free or cheap Orlando Oktoberfest events. Prost!
It is guaranteed that the German American Society knows how to host an Oktoberfest Celebration. Join them in Casselberry for two events featuring live entertainment, a Beer Stein holding contest, German beer, authentic food and desserts. Bring the family—kids under 12 enter free.
When: Saturday, October 27 from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: 381 Orange Lane
Casselberry, FL 32707
Cost: $5 donation to enter
Go downtown for a family-friendly Oktoberfest event at Trinity Downtown. Enjoy live music, a Kidgarten, food, drink and fall festival activities.
When: Friday, October 19 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Trinity Downtown
123 East Livingston Street in downtown Orlando
Cost: Free street party
Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales is gearing up for Boktoberfest, a daylong festival celebrating German culture featuring a biergarten, German food, tree climbing, family activities, craft and seasonal beers, prize drawings, live entertainment, a Carillion Concert and huge plant sale. Jimmy & Eckhard Oktoberfest Show entertains during lunch with German folk performances featuring accordions, the Alpine Horn and Singing Saw.
When: Saturday, October 20 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Bok Tower Gardens
1151 Tower Blvd.
Lake Wales, FL 33853
Cost: Free admission