39th Annual Oktoberfest
Oct 1-2 & 8-9, 2021
Come to one of the best Oktoberfest celebrations in the nation! This traditional festival is modeled after one of the world’s largest celebrations, held each year for several centuries in Munich, Germany. New Ulm’s version takes place during the first two full weekends in October, with festivities happening all over town! The main locations for Oktoberfest in 2021 are Historic Downtown, Best Western Plus, Morgan Creek Vineyards and Schell’s Brewery.
INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Downtown New Ulm
Join us in historic downtown New Ulm for an Oktoberfest celebration in the streets on October 2, 2021.
State Street Theater
Best Western Plus/Green Mill
Friday October 1st
Saturday October 2nd
Friday October 8th
Saturday October 9th
Morgan Creek Vineyards
STOMP New Ulm, Oktoberfest Annual Grape Stomp:
Come see what all the fuss is about!
Ranked among the Best Oktoberfest Celebrations in the Nation by The Travel Chanel (2018), Midwest Living (2018), Travel + Leisure (2017), Food&Wine (2017), The Huffington Post (2016), Fox News (2016), USA TODAY 10Best (2017 & 2015), Conde Nast Traveler (2015), Tripping.com (2015), TravelPulse (2015), Fodor’s Travel (2014), and voted Best Oktoberfest in MN by WCCO (2014).
Bier, Wurst, and Lederhosen by Mpls St. Paul Magazine (2019)
10 Things to Do in MN This Fall by Explore Minnesota (2019)
Oktoberfests Around The Twin Cities by Mpls St. Paul Magazine (2019)
New Ulm Oktoberfest is among Best in the Nation by Minnesota Monthly (2019)
10 Authentic Oktoberfests in the US You Should Know About by USA TODAY (2019)
The Most Iconic Oktoberfest Celebrations in the US by Travel Pulse (2019)
The USA's Best Fall Wine Harvest Festivals by Budget Travel (2019)
Grab a Bier this Oktoberfest in New Ulm by MN Explorer/Star Tribune (2019)