Bier Fest

2017 Dates: September 1, 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 16 and 17

The park opens at 12 p.m. on Sept. 9, 10, 16 & 17

More than 200 years of Oktoberfest traditions come to life this fall at Busch Gardens® Bier Fest. Raise a glass to toast the end of summer with a variety of craft beers from around the globe, including all your favorite local brews. Sample traditional German food, listen to festive music, and experience all this unique Bavarian celebration has to offer. Prost!

Pair your favorite brews with authentic German snacks, like beer-battered bratwurst or homemade pretzels. This three-weekend festival will feature a large selection of beers, including twice as many from local breweries compared to previous years. Challenge your taste buds with brews from around the world, ranging from traditional Oktoberfest drafts to tropical IPAs.

Disclaimer: Must be 21 years of age to purchase or consume alcoholic beverages. Beer selections, dates and times are subject to change and/or cancellation without notice. Only valid for draft beer in Oktoberfest Village. Not available outside of festival dates. Event is included with park admission.

Images from Bier Fest at Busch Gardens Williamsburg