payette’s annual oktoberfest celebration is back!
THIS YEAR, WE’RE MAKING IT A TWO DAY PARTY!
FRIDAY, September 20 » 5 - 10 PM & SATURDAY, September 21 » 2 - 10 PM
Ladies and lads, Oktoberfest is BACK! Now in our 4th year, we're turning the big ol' German party into a TWO-DAY celebration! Bring your one liter thirst, grab your lederhosen and dirndl dresses and enjoy Oktoberfest at Payette Brewing! we're celebrating with our Oktoberfest Marzen Lager AND ONE HELL OF A PARTY the same weekend oktoberfest kicks off in munich, germany.
ENTRY » Free
OKTOBERFEST BRANDED 1 LITER GLASS STEIN » $16. Includes your first 1 liter bier fill (32oz)
$8 » Additional drink token for 1 liter of bier or axe throwing
PURCHASE » At the event or skip the line and buy ahead through the link below!
PLEASE NOTE » There are no returns or refunds for glassware or token purchases. Drink tokens can be used at all outdoor bier garden stations, not inside the Tap Room on our regular non Oktoberfest event beers. Have one of our steins from a previous year? You’re welcome to bring it, but first fill will not be included. We will not accept non-Payette steins.
LADS & LADIES
WHO CAN COME » Open to all ages. Bier drinking only for those of age so please bring valid ID.
DOGS » Dogs on a leash are OK, but not recommended as this is one of our busiest days.
FIT THE PART » We’re bringing Germany to Boise so come dressed to impress! Lederhosen, dirndl dresses and Bavarian hats are HIGHLY recommended. Mr. + Mrs. Oktoberfest (best dressed) will be crowned on Friday and Saturday at 8:00 pm.
1 LITER STEIN FILLS » Oktoberfest Marzen Lager + a few special biers you won’t want to miss! All steins will be filled outside where the festivities will be held - on a token system. Want something different? Our Tap Room will offer other biers, cider, wine & non-alcoholic beverages but not available for stein fills.
GERMAN INSPIRED FOOD
FOXY FRANKS » German Sausages, Polish Dawgs and More (Friday & Saturday)
URBAN SMOKE » German-Inspired Smoked Cuisine (Friday & Saturday)
THE SCHNITZEL GARDEN » Handmade German Sausages (Friday & Saturday)
ACME BAKESHOP » Locally made Giant Pretzels + Pretzel Necklaces (Friday & Saturday)
CITY PEANUT SHOP » Bavarian Almonds (Friday & Saturday)
BUENOS AIRES» Argentinean cuisine + special German inspired offering (Saturday)
BOISE POLKA PROJECT » Live seven piece brass polka band (Friday: 5-6:30pm) (Saturday: 3-4:30pm)
BOB KASNICK » One man accordion band (Friday: 7-9pm) (Saturday: 6-8pm)
ACTIVITIES & GAMES
SPECIAL APPEARANCE » Mayor Dave Bieter will be at Oktoberfest to kick things off, similar to traditions at Munich’s Oktoberfest! Details to come.
AXE THROWING » 1 token to play!
GIANT KERPLUNK & CORNHOLE » Free to play!
LIMBO » Participate with Bob Kasnick, the one man accordion band!
APPLE BOBBING » Bob for apples… win prizes. First come first serve sign-ups!
SMITTEN FACE PAINTING & SMILES » Custom Face Painting. $5 per person.
STEIN HOISTING » Fill your stein to the brim with beer then hop on stage to show us what you got! Hold your arm out straight the longest? You're going home with a prize! Several opportunities to compete. Free to play, first come first serve sign-ups on Friday and Saturday.
HAMMERSCHLAGEN » Head out to our parking lot and grab a hammer. We provide the stumps, nails and hammers. Hit your nail on its head with one swift movement? Advance to the next round! Winners go home with a prize!
MR. & MRS. OKTOBERFEST » Best dressed get crowned Mr. + Mrs. Oktoberfest! Winner goes home with a Payette Brewing Oktoberfest Prize Pack! Crowd based voting. Come to impress! Friday & Saturday @ 8pm.
BOISE STATE FOOTBALL GAME
LIVE STEAM » Want to head to Oktoberfest but don't want to miss the Boise State football game? Don't worry! We will be streaming the game in our production facility!
ADDRESS » Payette Brewing Company, 733 South Pioneer Street, Boise
WHERE » In the beer garden, Tap Room, parking lot and production area!
WHEN » Friday, Sept. 20 @ 5-10pm & Saturday, Sept. 21 @ 2-10pm
PARKING » Carpooling and bike riding is recommended as there will be VERY limited parking… Or please take an Uber/Lyft - 1 liter stein fill is equal to 32 ounces of bier.