It's time once again for Oktoberfest Zinzinnati!
September 16-18, 2016
Second and Third Streets, between Walnut and Elm Streets, downtown
Cincinnati, OH 45202
What is Oktoberfest Zinzinnati?
Oktoberfest Zinzinnati, presented by Samuel Adams, is America’s largest Oktoberfest. In 2016, Oktoberfest Zinzinnati will be held on 2nd and 3rd Streets, between Elm and Walnut in downtown Zinzinnati. There are many public and private parking garages downtown within walking distance of the festival site.
Oktoberfest Zinzinnati showcases the rich German heritage of Southwest Ohio, as well as tasty samples of German-style music, food and beer. First held in 1976, the event has grown to be America's largest Oktoberfest with more than 500,000 people attending each year.
More Oktoberfest history
The event kicks off Friday, September 16th at 11:30 am with the Running of the Wieners south of
Sunday, September 18, 2016
4:30 p.m., Main Stage at Second and Elm Streets
2016 Grand Marshal - FC Cincinnati
One of the favorite events at Oktoberfest Zinzinnati is the World's Largest Chicken dance. Join thousands of dancers for a few choruses of the Chicken Dance.