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September 27 - 29, 2013
Presented by Miller Lite
Mark your calendars and begin the countdown for the 2013 Oktoberfest, held September 27-29!
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, delicious 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 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
Don't forget about the annual Friday evening Oktoberfest Preview Party. Preview Party guests will enjoy complimentary draft beer and wine, live entertainment and great socializing in a casual, less-crowded atmosphere.
Preview Party: 7 - 11 p.m.
Saturday, noon - 11 p.m.
Sunday, noon - 7 p.m.
Join the Oktoberfest celebration on Facebook and Twitter for photos, video, special offers and exclusive updates from Oktoberfest! On Twitter, search for the hashtag #OktoberfestDayton for the latest updates. On Instagram? Follow us (username: daytonartinstitute) for more Oktoberfest pics and share your Instagram pics by tagging them with #OktoberfestDayton.
Oktoberfest 2012 in the news:
Dayton City Paper: How to Mix Beer, Music and Art and Get Away with It
Dayton Daily News: DAI to Host Annual Oktoberfest Weekend
Bucher's Beat (video): 41 Years of Cheer and Beer
FOX 45 (video): DAI Oktoberfest this Weekend!
Living Dayton (video): Celebrating Oktoberfest at DAI
Preview Party Sponsor
Premier Health Partners
Bob Ross Auto Group
Clear Channel Radio
Heidelberg Distributing Co.
ProLiance Energy, LLC
ABC 22 & FOX 45
Arrow Wine & Spirits
Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
National Processing Solutions
Time Warner Cable