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Oktoberfest

Presented by Miller Lite

Oktoberfest 2014 LogoMark your calendars now for Oktoberfest 2014, which takes place September 26-28, on the grounds of The Dayton Art Institute! Oktoberfest is the museum's largest annual fundraiser and vital to everything we do.

Oktoberfest 2013 photos on Facebook

Oktoberfest 2013 photos on Flickr

2013 Preview Party photos at mediamoments.com

Oktoberfest 2013 Saturday photos at mediamoments.com

Oktoberfest 2013 Sunday photos at mediamoments.com

Presented by Miller Lite, this community event proudly boasts a dazzling array of artisans, unique foods, ample domestic, international and craft beers, kid-friendly art activities, live music on two stages, international wines and so much more! Oktoberfest includes a fully covered Main Stage viewing area, an expanded Craft Beer tent with four big-screen TVs for all the weekend football action and the annual Oktoberfest Home Brew Beer Contest. The ACCO Brands FamilyFest provides free art activities for the kids, from noon – 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

CALL FOR ARTISANS!

This Friday, April 18 is the deadline to apply for space at this year's Oktoberfest! Click Here to apply now at Zapplication.org.

Preview Party

The annual Oktoberfest Preview Party, presented by Premier Health, takes place on the Friday of Oktoberfest weekend, 7:00 - 11:00 p.m. Guests enjoy complimentary draft beer and wine, live entertainment and great socializing in a casual, less-crowded atmosphere.

Click here to read more about the Oktoberfest Preview Party

Oktoberfest Hours

Friday Preview Party: 7:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday: noon - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday: noon - 7:00 p.m.

Get Social!

Join the Oktoberfest celebration on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for photos, video, special offers and updates from Oktoberfest! Search for the hashtag #OktoberfestDayton for the latest info and tag your posts and photos with #OktoberfestDayton!

Thank You to Our
Oktoberfest 2013 Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor
Miller Lite
Preview Party Sponsor
Premier Health
Weingarten Sponsor
Heidelberg Distributing Co.
Family Art Sponsor

ACCO Brands
Special Event Vehicle Sponsor
Bob Ross Auto Group
Supporting Sponsors
Universal 1 Credit Union
Cavalier Distributing
Clear Channel Radio
ETC ProLiance Energy
Patron Sponsors
ABC 22 & FOX 45
Arrow Wine and Spirits
Coca-Cola
Logos@Work
National Processing Solutions
Neace Lukens
Oregon Printing

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REGULAR MUSEUM HOURS
MONDAY Closed
TUESDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
WEDNESDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
THURSDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
FRIDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
SATURDAY 10 a.m. - 5 p.m
SUNDAY Noon - 5 p.m.