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Craft Beer Festival Experiences


  • Bier Fest 2019 has ended, and we're looking forward to hosting Bier Fest 2020 August 14 – September 7. Check back later for details!

Start this beer festival off with the tapping of the firkin keg at Bier Fest
Tapping of the Keg

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

Learn how some of our local breweries in Virginia make their craft beer
Local Breweries

Stop by to learn about how your favorite local breweries make their craft beers. Take a look below for more information.

Enjoy local live bands and musicians at Busch Gardens Bier Fest
Live Music

Enjoy local bands from Virginia play on stages around Oktoberfest village.

  • Enjoy Bier Fest at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

    Sip & Spin

  • Beer Festival Rhine River Cruise at Busch Gardens

    Brews Cruise

  • Enjoy Bier Fest at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

    Beer Styles for the Bravest of Beer Drinkers

  • Enjoy delicious German snacks and food at Bier Fest

    What is OktoberFest?


  • Must be 21 years of age to purchase or consume alcoholic beverages. Proof of age with valid ID required. Draft beers rotate throughout festival and are subject to availability. Beer selections, entertainment, dates and times are subject to change and/or cancellation without notice. Event is included with park admission.