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2017 Dates
September 16 - October 3

Oktoberfest is the world's largest Volksfest. Held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, it is a 16-day folk festival running from late September to the first weekend in October, with more than 6 million people from around the world attending the event every year. The Oktoberfest is an important part of Bavarian culture, having been held since 1810. Other cities across the world also hold Oktoberfest celebrations, modeled after the original Munich event. - Wikipedia

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Oktoberfest in Las Vegas

October 2015 Oktoberfest
Historic Fifth Street School Arts Center, 401 S. Fourth Street

Oktoberfest is returning to downtown Las Vegas with live German music, dance, traditional food, beer and children’s activities. Entertainment by the Oompoporama Band and the Las Vegas Bavarians' dancers. Traditional German beer and refreshments available for sale in our Beer Garden. Limited free parking is available at the Historic Fifth Street School. Metered parking is available directly across the street from the celebration. The event is presented by the city of Las Vegas in partnership with the German-American Social Club of Nevada. For more information,

Oktoberfest in Las Vegas