Two full weekends of Bavarian fare returns as Vail Oktoberfest hits the streets of Lionshead from September 5th through 7th and Vail Village from September 12th through 14th. This world’s greatest celebration of beer, autumn and music is an over 200 year old tradition known round the world and emulated in the streets of Vail and is also ranked one of the ten greatest Oktoberfest celebrations in the United States by USA Today.
Here is just a glimpse of the many fun activities that are headed your way during Vail Oktoberfest:
Hurl a keg on wheels at a pyramid of empty kegs and knock down the pile.
Klement's Bratwurst Eating Contests
See who wins the battle with the strongest stomach by devouring as many brats in a matter of minutes.
Stein Lifting Contest
Let see who the last person standing with the Stein filled is.
Oktoberfest Costume Contest
Show up in your Bavarian dress up and take part in the contest.
Lively and iconic music sets the stage for this event.
There will be lots of family and kids’ activities from balloon animals to crafts and more.
The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera located just 20 miles from Vail offers you a the perfect spot to enjoy and relax in their unique setting nestled in the beautiful Rocky Mountains. Review our website for more information on our resort along with the specials and packages that are available or call us at 970.926.2200.
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