Finally! The fall is upon us. And it brings along the most awaited festival of the year, Oktoberfest! If you’re an aesthete of German culture, prost, Freund. You’re in for a ride this October because Memphis knows how to bring a classic German vibe to the town. 

Your favorite breweries, local restaurants, and popular beer bars celebrate the German tradition of Oktoberfest with Munich-inspired festivals. It’s just more opportunities to sip seasonal beer outdoors before it gets too cold. So let’s explore where all you can go to experience the best Oktoberfest feels!

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Grind City Brewing Company
Breweries & Distilleries
76 Waterworks Avenue, Memphis TN, 38107
Grind City celebrates two years of taprooms at the annual Oktoberfest on October 1. Take your friends or cousins here to enjoy great beer, food trucks, live music, and a local vendor market.
The most exciting part of their activity section. Challenge your buddies at axe throwing, cornhole, and giant Jenga. You can also invite them to compete with you at Bratwurst Toss, Axe Throwing Competition, Beer Sliding Competition, or Stein Holding Contest.
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4339 Park Ave, Memphis TN, 38117
Attend the events at Dixon Museum on October 7 and 14, the two Fridays. You can enjoy unique beers crafted with herbs grown at the Dixon. If you want to take authentic german food, trust the food trucks to serve you quick German bites
Note that October 7’s featured brewery is Boscos, and October 14’s featured brewery is Grind City.

A Step Ahead Fall Fundraising Bash at Railgarten

on Thursday, 13 Oct, 6:00 PM
at Railgarten
2166 Central Ave., Memphis, TN 38104
Attending Interested

Railgarten, a diner, and bar stretched across 1.5 acres at Central Avenue, is hosting a fundraising bash this Oktoberfest. A Step Ahead Fall Fundraising Bash will be held on Thursday, October 13, from 6:00 pm-10:00 pm. Its mission is to empower women by eliminating barriers to voluntary, reversible birth control. It does so through educational programming, services, and funding. You can enjoy the live music by Gypsy Jazz Band and a short presentation from Nikki Gibbs. The highlight of the evening is a stage performance and drum-up by the band Courtney Little and Friends.

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Mavis Staples

on Saturday, 8 Oct, 8:00 PM
at Germantown Performing Arts Centre
1801 Exter Rd, Memphis, TN 38103
Attending Interested

Get ready for the biggest and coolest event of the year as Mavis Staples blesses the town with her soulful voice. She is performing at Germantown Performing Arts Centre on Oct 08. You can end your Oktoberfest celebrations with the concert event. If you and your friends want to grab the best seats, make your booking in advance.