Hermann Oktoberfest

Held every weekend in October, the Hermann Oktoberfest has become a beloved tradition for thousands throughout the Midwest. It’s time to celebrate a beautiful time of year in Missouri’s most beautiful town.

  

Oktoberfest happens all five October weekends. But Hermann’s wineries, restaurants, shops and

museums are all open during the week, minus the crowds. You might even find a great lodging deal!

Friday, September 30

Jaycee Bier Garten
Sesquicentennial Park, Third and Gutenberg. Beer, wine and food. Live music by the Bluff Tones, 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Dinner, live music, dancing, sunset vineyard rides, punkin’ chunkin’. $75 per couple.

Saturday, October 1

hermann missouri fall sceneJaycee Bier Garten
Sesquicentennial Park, Third and Gutenberg, noon to 11:00 p.m. Beer, wine and food. Live music by Tall Poppies, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. and Ms. Understood, 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Stein hoisting contests at 2:00, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Commemorative steins for sale.

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. 10:00 to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
Music by Pilot Grove, 1:00 to 5:00 in the Sherry House. German food stand. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Festhalle
East First Street. Loehnig German Band, 12:30 to 5:30. Wine, beer & brats.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tin Mill Brewery
Open 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Two bands every Saturday, great beer, food, drinks & fun.

Concert Hall and Barrel
East First Street. DJ Nexus, 7:00 p.m. to closing

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Doc Holliday, 11:30 to 5:30. $5 cover charge.

Adam Puchta Winery
Music by Blake Gardner & the Farmers, 1:00 to 4:00. Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. $5 cover charge.

Hermann Wurst Haus
Martin Brothers wine tasting, 11:00 to 4:00. Wurst, wine and beer samples.

Bias Winery (near Berger)
Food and live entertainment every Oktoberfest Saturday.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music, 1:00 to 5:00

Cedar Creek’s Town Hall (near New Haven)
Music by AGH (Alsop, Grossi & Halley), 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Kuenzel Valley Winery (near New Haven)
Music by Just Us

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Masonic Lodge Caboose
East First Street. Brats, burgers, hot dogs, soda and kettle corn.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

Sunday, October 2

jackHistoric Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. Noon to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
German music, 1:00 to 5:00 in the Sherry House. German food stand. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tin Mill Brewery
Music, great beer, food, drinks & fun, noon to 5:00 p.m.

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Even Steven, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Adam Puchta Winery
Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music, 1:00 to 5:00

Cedar Creek’s Town Hall (near New Haven)
Music by Brian Curran, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

 

Second Weekend of October

Friday, October 7

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Adam Puchta Winery
Music by Randle Chowning, Larry Lee (original Ozark Mountain Daredevils) along with David Wilson, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Bistro open 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 8

65th Annual Arts and Crafts Festival
Hermann Middle School, Highway 100 West, 9:00 to 5:00. Exhibition and sale of a wide variety of handcrafted items. Food by Methodist Church. $1 donation requested. Sponsored by the Brush & Palette Club.

Jaycee Bier Garten
Sesquicentennial Park, Third and Gutenberg, noon to 11:00 p.m. Beer, wine and food. Music by DJ Timmy, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. and Point 08, 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Stein hoisting contests at 2:00, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Commemorative steins for sale.

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. 10:00 to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
Music by Burnt Whiskey, 1:00 to 6:00 in the Sherry House. German food stand. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Festhalle
East First Street. Loehnig German Band, 12:30 to 5:30. Wine, beer & brats. Performance by the Wurstjaeger Dancers. Wine, beer & brats.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tin Mill Brewery
Two bands every Saturday, great beer, food, drinks & fun. Open 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Concert Hall and Barrel
East First Street. DJ Nexus, 7:00 p.m. to closing

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Ultra Violets, 11:30 to 5:30. $5 cover charge.

Adam Puchta Winery
Music by Russ Anderson, 1:00 to 4:00. Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. $5 cover charge.

Hermann Wurst Haus
White Mule wine tasting, 11:00 to 4:00. Wurst, wine and beer samples

Bias Winery (near Berger)
Food and live entertainment every Oktoberfest Saturday.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music, 1:00 to 5:00

Cedar Creek’s Town Hall (near New Haven)
Music by One Take, 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Kuenzel Valley Winery (near New Haven)
Music by Walt Miller

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Masonic Lodge Caboose
East First Street. Brats, burgers, hot dogs, soda and kettle corn.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

Sunday, October 9

65th Annual Arts and Crafts Festival

Hermann Middle School, Highway 100 West, 9:00 to 5:00. Exhibition and sale of a wide variety of handcrafted items. Food by Methodist Church. $1 donation requested. Sponsored by the Brush & Palette Club.

St. George Church Smorgasbord Dinner
128 West Fourth Street. Turkey, brats and fried chicken. Serving 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. Noon to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
German music, 1:00 to 5:00 in the Sherry House. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tin Mill Brewery
Music, great beer, food, drinks & fun, noon to 5:00 p.m.

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Even Steven, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Adam Puchta Winery
Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music, 1:00 to 5:00

Kuenzel Valley Winery (near New Haven)
Music by Marion Berktold

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

 

Third Weekend of October

Saturday, October 15

Jaycee Bier Garten
Sesquicentennial Park, Third and Gutenberg, noon to 11:00 p.m. Beer, wine and food. Music by Brother Chaos, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. and Pilot Grove, 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Stein hoisting contests at 2:00, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Commemorative steins for sale.

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. 10:00 to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
Music by the Brad Cunningham Band and Man in the Ring, 1:00 to 6:00 in the Sherry House. German food stand. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Festhalle
East First Street. Loehnig German Band, 12:30 to 5:30. Wine, beer & brats. Performance by the Wurstjaeger Dancers. Wine, beer & brats.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tin Mill Brewery
Two bands every Saturday, great beer, food, drinks & fun. Open 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Concert Hall and Barrel
East First Street. DJ Nexus, 7:00 p.m. to closing

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Kricket Alley, 11:30 to 5:30. $5 cover charge.

Adam Puchta Winery
Music by Adam Schilligo, 1:00 to 4:00. Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. $5 cover charge.

Bias Winery (near Berger)
Food and live entertainment every Oktoberfest Saturday.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music, 1:00 to 5:00

Cedar Creek’s Town Hall (near New Haven)
Music by Grassfed Mule, 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Kuenzel Valley Winery (near New Haven)
Music by Betty Crawford

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Masonic Lodge Caboose
East First Street. Brats, burgers, hot dogs, soda and kettle corn.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

Wine Country Wagon Rides (Stony Hill)
Horse-drawn excursions (reservations required). Call 636-667-1174.

Sunday, October 16

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. Noon to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
German music, 1:00 to 5:00 in the Sherry House. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tin Mill Brewery
Music, great beer, food, drinks & fun, noon to 5:00 p.m.

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Even Steven, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Adam Puchta Winery
Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music, 1:00 to 5:00

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

 

Fourth Weekend of October

Saturday, October 22

Jaycee Bier Garten
Sesquicentennial Park, Third and Gutenberg, noon to 11:00 p.m. Beer, wine and food. Music by Jordan Voss, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Stein hoisting contests at 2:00, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Commemorative steins for sale.

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. 10:00 to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Free tours of the Pommer-Gentner House, 10:00 to 4:00. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
Music by Schmitts & Grins, 1:00 to 5:00 in the Sherry House. German food stand. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Festhalle
East First Street. Loehnig German Band, 12:30 to 5:30. Wine, beer & brats. Performance by the Wurstjaeger Dancers. Wine, beer & brats.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tin Mill Brewery
Two bands every Saturday, great beer, food, drinks & fun. Open 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Concert Hall and Barrel
East First Street. DJ Nexus, 7:00 p.m. to closing

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Borderline, 11:30 to 5:30. $5 cover charge.

Adam Puchta Winery
Music by Joe Fry the Guitar Guy, 1:00 to 4:00. Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. $5 cover charge.

Bias Winery (near Berger)
Food and live entertainment every Oktoberfest Saturday.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music by the Matt Wynn Duo, 1:00 to 5:00

Kuenzel Valley Winery (near New Haven)
Music by Just Us

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Masonic Lodge Caboose
East First Street. Brats, burgers, hot dogs, soda and kettle corn.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

Wine Country Wagon Rides (Stony Hill)
Horse-drawn excursions (reservations required). Call 636-667-1174.

Sunday, October 23

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Cemetery Walk
Hermann City Cemetery, starting at the Mausoleum, 3:00 p.m., featuring costumed impersonators of persons buried in the oldest portions of the cemetery. Sponsored by the Brush and Palette Club. Adults $10, children and students free. Proceeds benefit the cemetery restoration project.

In case of rain, or for those who don’t wish to walk, there will be a repeat “walkless” performance at 6:00 p.m. at the Rotunda in the upper city park.

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. Noon to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
German music, 1:00 to 5:00 in the Sherry House. German food stand. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tin Mill Brewery
Music, great beer, food, drinks & fun, noon to 5:00 p.m.

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Brian Foggs, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Adam Puchta Winery
Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cedar Creek’s Town Hall (near New Haven)
Music by Three Crooked Men, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music, 1:00 to 5:00

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

 

Fifth Weekend of October

Saturday, October 29

Jaycee Bier Garten
Sesquicentennial Park, Third and Gutenberg, noon to 11:00 p.m. Beer, wine and food. Music 1:00 to 5:00 and 6:00 to 10:00. Stein hoisting contests at 2:00, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Commemorative steins for sale.

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. 10:00 to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

Stone Hill Winery
Music by Midnights Calling, 1:00 to 6:00 in the Sherry House. German food stand. Special Oktoberfest menu at Vintage Restaurant.

Hermannhof Festhalle
East First Street. Loehnig German Band, 12:30 to 5:30. Wine, beer & brats. Performance by the Wurstjaeger Dancers. Wine, beer & brats.

Hermannhof Winery
Music by Solo Richie, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Hermann Wurst Haus
Crown Valley wine tasting, 11:00 to 4:00
Johnny Cash Tribute & Halloween Ball. Happy hour, dinner, show by Bill Forness and One More Round. Tickets on sale September 1. $39.99 plus tax.

Tin Mill Brewery
Two bands every Saturday, great beer, food, drinks & fun. Open 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Concert Hall and Barrel
East First Street. DJ Nexus, 7:00 p.m. to closing

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Borderline, 11:30 to 5:30. $5 cover charge.

Adam Puchta Winery
Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 5:00

Bias Winery (near Berger)
Food and live entertainment every Oktoberfest Saturday.

Robller Vineyard (New Haven)
Music, 1:00 to 5:00

Kuenzel Valley Winery (near New Haven)
Music by Just Us

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Lion’s Club Kettle Corn
First & Schiller. 11:00 to 5:00. Hot dogs, brats & drinks.

Masonic Lodge Caboose
East First Street. Brats, burgers, hot dogs, soda and kettle corn.

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.

Sunday, October 30

Historic Hermann’s Museum at the German School
Fourth & Schiller. Noon to 4:00. Self-guided tours of museum rooms. Adults, $5; students, $3; children 5 and under free.

Deutschheim State Historic Site
107 West Second, 10:00 to 4:00. Free exhibits and interpretive displays. Guided tours at 10:00, 12:30 and 2:30. Adults $5, children $3.

OakGlenn Winery
Music by Scottie Kemp, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Hermann Wurst Haus
Crown Valley wine tasting, 11:00 to 4:00. Wurst, wine and beer samples

Adam Puchta Winery
Music by Scott Shelby, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Bistro open 11:00 a.m. to 4:00

Lost Creek Vineyard (Highway 94, 8 miles east of Hermann)
Live music, wagon rides, punkin’ chunkin’ and more

Red Barn Crafts & Antiques
523 West Ninth. 10:00 to 5:00. Where the past comes alive through tools of yesteryear.

Pin Oak Farms U-Pick Pumpkin Patch (New Haven)
Hayrides to the pumpkin field, five-acre corn maze, petting zoo, play area.