Keystone’s Oktoberfest – Labor Day Weekend
August 31 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm$35
Celebrate Oktoberfest in the Mountains Over Labor Day Weekend at Keystone!
Dig out the lederhosen and bring out the family for Keystone’s 7th Annual Oktoberfest taking place in the River Run Village on Saturday, August 31st. Start the day with the River Run Merchant Tent Sale along with the Das Bier Burner 5K Run and get primed for the festivities later in the day. The 5K benefits SOS Outreach and starts at noon. Register in advance at www.DasBierBurner.com. The Summit Concert Band kicks off the music at 1pm and Keystone’s local favorite Those Austrian Guys take the stage at 2pm and play throughout the day until 6pm. There will be plenty of kid’s activities including free face painters, crafts and the Edelweiss Schuhplattlers, Polka Dancers along with a River Run Merchant tent sale to clear out the summer inventory. Come sample beers from New Belgium Brewery! Buy a Keystone Oktoberfest 2019 Commemorative Stein for $35 and get 3 New Belgium seasonal beers with the mug or stein purchase and $5 refills. Free concerts, food booths, kids’ activities and beer flowing from 1pm – 6pm.
Kinderfest (German for Children’s Day) – Oktoberfest for the Whole Family! Bring your little ones to Oktoberfest and enjoy Kinderfest located in Buffalo Courtyard. Enjoy plenty of kid-centric activities, show the kids how to polka and treat the family to some authentic German food! Kids can enjoy free face painting, make it, take it and eat it pretzel necklaces and crawl through the Cave of Confusion. The Edelweiss Schuhplattlers will be stopping by to teach kids how to polka. Sign your kids up at Main Sales for the Root Beer Hoisting contest taking place before the adults on the Main Stage at 5pm. Oktoberfest is not just for the adults at Keystone!
Register Now for the Das Bier Burner 5K Fun Run!
Join the Yeti and other fellow runners in this fun ‘Bier’ run in the scenic Rocky Mountains as you kick off your Colorado Oktoberfest celebrations! Enjoy a fun course of easy rolling hills and scenic mountain views at Keystone Resort and finish with a cold one at Keystone Oktoberfest! The family-friendly race starts at 12 pm in Keystone’s River Run Village, followed by Keystone Oktoberfest at 1 pm. All runners receive a free T-shirt, goody bag and complimentary post-race brat & beer from New Belgium! A portion of the proceeds of this event go to support SOS Outreach, a youth development nonprofit that fosters self-confidence, leadership skills, and positive decision making in under-served youth. Register for the Das Bier Burner 5K Fun Run by 8/31 and take $5 off your entry fee! Enter the promo code ‘Oktoberfest5K‘ at checkout: www.DasBierBurner.com