Virginia German Beer Festival

Virginia German Beer Festival

Saturday, Aug 24, 2019 from 10:00am to 10:00pm


Craft Beers and Snacks

Grab some Currywurst Spirals or a Risenbrezel pretzel and sample brews from more than 50 different local and regional breweries. Whether you like IPAs, stouts, porters, lagers, sours or ciders, the beer selection at Bier Fest will have something to tickle your taste buds.


Bier fest offers beer connoisseurs the opportunity to sample some of the best brews from around the world. This year you can also experience a Rhine River beer cruise and nightly fireworks. This three-weekend festival is a great way to say goodbye to summer and hello to fall. Raise a glass to celebrate this Bavarian tradition, sample authentic German food and listen to festive music.

-Tapping of the Keg

Start the festivities off each Friday at 12 pm with the tapping of the Firkin Keg in OktoberFest.

-Local Breweries

-Live Music

Martin and Kelly

Performing outside in Oktoberfest

1:30 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:30 pm, 6:30 pm

Happy Dutchman

Performing outside Das Festhaus above the entrance

11:30 am, 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm, 4:00 pm, 6:00 pm

Brewery Talks

Brauhaus Craft Bier Room

Duck Rabbit Brewery
August 24 – 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm & 2:30 pm

Grogan's Pub

Buskey Cider
August 24 – 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm & 2:30 pm