Prost! Cheers to 9 years of Lake George Oktoberfest

For nearly a decade Lake George has been celebrating Oktoberfest with a Bavarian-style street fair right in the village of Lake George!

This three-day celebration takes place right on Canada Street as they block off a portion of the roadway across from Shepard Park for the event, which is FREE to attend!

This year, Lake George Village Oktoberfest takes place from Friday, October 11 through Sunday, October 13.

Here’s some more information from the Facebook event listing:

What is the Lake George Village Oktoberfest?

It is a FREE ENTRY event with: Nonstop German & Polka Music, Traditional Dancers, Adirondack Brewery Beer Garden, Local Artisan Vendors, Carnival Rides, Bratwurst, Crafts, Dancing, Knackwurst, Keg Tossing, Weisswurst, Potato Pancakes, Stein Hoisting, Pony Rides, Local Wine, Dancing Chickens, Fall Foliage, and so much more!


What are the times of Oktoberfest?

  • October 11th: 5:00 – 10:00pm
  • October 12th: Noon – 10:00pm
  • October 13th: Noon – 5:00pm

Are Children allowed at Lake George Oktoberfest?

Absolutely! There are a ton of children’s activities throughout the Lake George Oktoberfest weekend including, crafts, games, carnival rides, pony rides, and more! The event very family friendly.

Are dogs allowed at Oktoberfest?

Well-behaved, leashed dogs are allowed! The event takes place outside. Please clean up after your dog.

Are coolers allowed?

Please no coolers. There are plenty of high-quality, local beverages available during the event. Also, please no lawn chairs.

How do I enter the games and contests?

All you have to do it sign up by using the sign-up sheets posted at the Adirondack Brewery beer trailer. Games and contests will take place in Shepard Park.

Is Oktoberfest Handicap Acessible?


Is the event rain or shine?

Yes it is! There are large tented areas under cover if the weather does not cooperate.

Where can I park?

Free parking is available in the large Biscotti Brothers/High Peaks Distilling lot at 1 Canada Street. Additional parking can be found on the side streets surrounding Canada Street.

Questions or Inquiries?

Phone: (518) 260-2025

Vendor Inquiries?