When: Fri., Sept. 21, 12 p.m., Sat., Sept. 22, 12 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 23, 12 p.m. 2018
The free three-day German-style festival returns. It begins at noon each day and features activities and entertainment for all ages, including the Big Biergarten Tent with specialty keg tappings by Griffin Claw Brewing Company (GCBC), Samuel Adams, Angry Orchard and Warsteiner Beer. Beer selections include: Screamin' Pumpkin, Bourbon Barrel Aged Screamin' Pumpkin, Griffin Claw Oktoberfest, Griffin Claw New England #4, Sam Adams, Sam Adams Oktoberfest, Warsteiner, Paulaner, Atwater Bloktoberfest.
Enjoy fall food favorites from the new Bavarian Inn Cluck Truck featuring classic Frankenmuth chicken dinner, smoked sausages, buttered noodles, pretzels, black forest elephant ears and more. Plus EJ's Gourmet Street Cuisine, High Octane Food Truck, Lumen Detroit and more. There will also be Oktoberfest competitions including stein hoisting (who can hold a full stein the longest) and keg rolling. Other activities include root beer float at the “Faygo Root Biergarten”; Kid Zone with games, face painting, make and take activities; live music and dance performances; and more. Admission is free with food and drink for purchase. In addition, the Sunday, Sept. 23rd Detroit Lions game will be live streamed on a big screen. Hours: Friday, Sept. 21 and Saturday, Sept. 22 from noon to midnight; Sunday, Sept. 23 from noon to 11 p.m.