Placerville Oktoberfest

Saturday 9.22.18

3PM - 10PM

All Ages / FREE

Come Dance Zee Polka at the 8th Annual Placerville Oktoberfest on Historic Main Street in Placerville, CA! Tapping of the keg will occur at 3pm sharp! Let the games begin!

Craft Breweries & Local Wine, Live Bavarian Music, Beer Contests, Prizes, Kids Area, German Cuisine, Vendors, & More.

This event is brought to you by the Placerville Downtown Association.

RSVP on the Placerville Oktoberfest Facebook Page for updates!

Pre-sale German Steins: 

16 Ounce Limited Edition German Stein ~ $15




Event Time
Tapping of the Keg 3:00PM
Wiener Dog Races
Registration 3:15PM
Races 4:00PM
Beer Games (Pre-register for the Beer Games Here!)
Stein Hold Contest (Women) 5:30PM
$15 (includes 16 ounce limited edition beer stein)
Stein Hold Contest (Men) 5:45PM
$15 (includes 16 ounce limited edition beer stein)
Chugging Contest (Women) 6:15PM
$15 (includes 16 ounce limited edition beer stein)
Chugging Contest (Men) 6:30PM
$15 (includes 16 ounce limited edition beer stein)
Yodeling Contest 7:00PM
Das Boot Contest (Women) 7:15PM
$15 (includes 16 ounce limited edition beer stein)
Das Boot Contest (Men) 7:30PM
$15 (includes 16 ounce limited edition beer stein)










Grand Isle Fire Brigade Street Band

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Old Town Grill,

Powell steamers,

All Star Que,

Jake's Lemonade,

Farm Fresh to You,

Stammtisch El Dorado,

Vintage Grace,

Rustic Lily by Stacey Hilton,

Snack Attack Jerky,

Plan it bounce,

SF Gourmet Coffee,

Fido Enterprises,

Harris Tree Farm




Frequently asked questions

Where can I park?

Parking will be available on the street or at the Center Street Garage. Also, all parking lots around Main Street offer 2 hour free parking, with additional hours available at the parking lot kiosks. Parking enforcement ends at 6pm. We highly recommend taking Lyft / Uber or riding your bike if possible.

How much does it cost to get in?

There is no cost to attend the event.

What are the hours of the event?

Event is from 3-10PM.

Can I bring my kids?

Yes. This event is family friendly. Bounce houses will be available for kids. Bounce house tickets can be purchased at the event.

Is the event dog friendly?

Yes, small dogs are okay. Dogs must be leashed at all times.

What do I have to pay for?

Beer Tickets - $6

Craft Cocktail & Wine Bar Tickets - $7

Commemorative Stein - $15 (Reserve your Stein here)

Pre-Register Beer Games (Reserve your space here)

Food Purchased Separately (Multiple Food Vendors Will Be Available)

Bounces Houses Tickets - $3

Will there be live music?

Yes, live Bavarian music.

How many breweries?

10 Breweries & 1 Cidery

Is there a promo code for Lyft?

Yes. Use Lyft Promo Code “beersinsac” to save if you’re a first time rider. Click here to redeem.

Who is the event benefiting?

The Placerville Downtown Association is the sole beneficiary of the event.

Can we bring our own alcohol or food?

No, security and local law enforcement will be present and enforcing the rules.