If you’ve not stopped for a visit in the quaint rolling hills of Hermann during this years’ Oktoberfest, don’t fret! There’s still one weekend left to enjoy this annual fall festival. That chill in the air, the warm smell of burning wood in a stove, a decorative pumpkin on every doorstep—come to Hermann and celebrate the change of seasons. Costumes, tricks and treats—well, those are optional!

Explore the History

It is a perfect time to visit the Hermann FarmHistoric Hermann Museum or the Deutschheim State Historic Site for a full picture of this historic town. And self-guided walking tours allow you to explore at your own pace. Stroll under arched tunnels and over the grounds of a nursery and homesteads that date back to the 1800s. Hermann’s many historical sites are carefully preserved to keep you enthralled for hours with exhibits and displays from a different century!  

Tip Your Glass

Not only is Hermann home to thriving galleries and markets, but there are countless wineries to visit, too. You’ll find that every vineyard and tasting room provides exquisite details on their award winning-blends and delicious bites. And of course, you can’t sip and savor without entertaining live music.

If you prefer a strong cup of coffee, a hoppy barley blend or maybe something a bit more potent—Hermann promises to cover all of your cravings. From espresso bars to breweries, distilleries and late-night taverns, you’ll find what you are looking for along this quaint town’s idyllic streets. 

Join us for a Wicked Good Time

As Halloween approaches, don your finest costume garb and immerse yourself in the mysterious lore of the town. Haunted trolley tours and ghosts hunts are scheduled throughout the weekend. There’s never a better time of year to dig up some of the town’s history that will send shivers down your spine.

During Oktoberfest, the entire town embraces the season. Visitors experience firsthand the pride and fun of this traditional event. Hermann provides a pleasant and entertaining getaway at any time of year. But during Oktoberfest, the charming village outshines other destinations. Food, music, and traditions from a simpler time go on display for all to enjoy. From horse-drawn carriage rides and storytelling to yoga and biking, activities in Hermann are always plentiful during Oktoberfest.

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