About Oktoberfest


September 3-October 2 & October 7-9

Now in its 12th year, Oktoberfest, presented by Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE), is a free festival that features brews, food, live music, local artisans, as well as activities like the fan-favorite dachshund races and more!


Fridays | 5-10 PM
Saturdays | 12-10 PM
Sundays | 12-6 PM

Map & Venues

PNC Plaza
645 E. First Street,
Bethlehem, PA 18015


Oktoberfest Arena at PNC Plaza

The place to gather for all the action is the Oktoberfest Arena packed with fun family shows and entertaining attractions including the Wiener Dog Races, the Hasselhoff-off, Dragtoberfest performances and more. See daily schedule for details.

Oktoberfest Biergartens

Biergartens feature beer from Yuengling, Hofbräu, Samuel Adams, Dogfish Head and more. Each biergarten features its own unique theme and entertainment.

  • Hofbräu Biergarten
  • Samuel Adams/Dogfish Head Biergarten
  • Brewmaster's Biergarten featuring Goose Island and Victory
  • Yuengling Biergarten

Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks

presented by Lehigh Valley Health Network

During Oktoberfest, enjoy free performances on Fridays and Saturdays! The Levitt Pavilion in Bethlehem, Pa. is part of a national network of outdoor Levitt music venues and Levitt AMP concert sites dedicated to strengthening the social fabric of communities in America through free, live music in public spaces. Presenting high-caliber talent and a broad array of music genres and cultural programming, Levitt venues are welcoming, inclusive destinations where families, friends and neighbors of all ages and backgrounds come together. Learn more at Levitt Foundation:

Brewers’ Village

Presented by The Lehigh Valley Brewers Guild
Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling
Sample a diverse array of beers crafted by Pennsylvania’s award-winning breweries!