Spirit Cruises 2019 Leaderboard

Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest Across South Jersey and the Jersey Shore

by Erica Bauwens on Sep 11, 2015 in Roundups

What a wonderful time of year! Some may seize September as the opportunity to pump some pumpkin spice into, well, everything, but for us it means a month of Oktoberfest celebrations with beers to match.
 
But if heading into the city for a stein isn’t your thing, check out these events happening from September to October throughout South Jersey. From beer fests to mug lifts and everything in between, these are the events you’re bound to find us at this September.
 
Sept. 12, 10 AM–6 PM
Grab a free bottle of Flying Fish Brewing Company’s OktoberFish at this three miler, set up around the brewery in Somerdale. Grab a bite from food trucks, play a few tailgating games, and enjoy the live music post-race, which wraps up at the start of the Somerdale Day Festival. Participants get a free beer, along with a stein designed to celebrate the race.
 
Sept. 14
Compete in this epic stein competition for a chance to compete with some national winners on Jimmy Kimmel Live, and to win an all-expenses paid trip to Germany for the real Oktoberfest. Ott’s will also be pouring $3 Sam Adams beers including the Octoberfest draft.
 
Sept. 19, 10 AM–6 PM
Cape May’s Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities celebrates the season with an all-day drinking festival. Cape May Brewing Company will make an appearance among a handful of other local beers with food and live music to round out the day.
 
4 PM
Get a taste of dozens of the country’s best seasonals at this annual festival with breweries like DuClaw, Oskar Blues, and Tuckahoe already on board to make a showing.
 
Oct. 3, 10 AM–5 PM
Oktoberfest gets family friendly with an all-day event on Jackson Street. Along with seasonal beers from local and national breweries, you can also try authentic German food and enjoy the live entertainment. There will also be crafts and games for the family, as well as artisans selling handmade items throughout the day. 

12 PM
Oktober & Fall Festival at The Wharf in Wildwood
One $30 ticket gets you unlimited access to a German buffet and beer list. Go super authentic with beers from Hofbrau and Hacker-Pschorr, or stick closer to home with Cape May Brewing’s Oktoberfest or some Sam Adams.

Oct. 10
Dogtoberfest at The Irish Mile
This may be a little late, but it’s definitely worth the wait. The Irish Mile celebrates Haddon Township’s annual Pub Crawl with their own Dogtoberfest, where they’ll tap the best of the best Dogfish Head beers. That includes 120 Minute on tap, along with Punkin, Namaste, Palo Santo Marron, and Kvasir.
 
Photo via Samuel Adams

Tags: Bar Crawl, Beer, Festival, Food, Games, Music, Parties
Recent Articles
spacer

Feedback

How are we doing? Tell us what you like or don't like and how we can improve. We would love to hear your thoughts!

*Name:
*E-mail:
*Suggestions:
 
Philadelphia's Top Irish Bars

Philadelphia's Top Irish Bars

Grab a perfectly poured pint of Guinness or sip on some Irish whiskey at Philadelphia's top Irish bars....read more ›

by Drink Philly Mar 13, 2019
Philadelphia Distilling Has Released Vigo, Their First Amaro, and It's Available Now

Philadelphia Distilling Has Released Vigo, Their First Amaro, and It's Available Now

Philadelphia Distilling's newest product, Vigo Amaro, is now available on its own or in cocktails at the Fisht...read more ›

by Drink Philly Mar 7, 2019
SPONSORED
Where to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day 2019 in Philadelphia

Where to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day 2019 in Philadelphia

These are the best events and drink specials going on for St. Patrick's Day 2019 in Philadelphia....read more ›

by Jessie Donofrio Mar 7, 2019
The Best Cocktail Bars in Philadelphia

The Best Cocktail Bars in Philadelphia

Here it is - the definitive list of Philadelphia's best cocktail bars....read more ›

by Drink Philly Dec 13, 2017
Craft Hall is Now Open on Delaware Avenue With Local Beer, Fresh Bread, a Playground, & More

Craft Hall is Now Open on Delaware Avenue With Local Beer, Fresh Bread, a Playground, & More

Craft Hall, the newest concept from FCM Hospitality, is now open at 901 N. Delaware Ave....read more ›

by Drink Philly Mar 7, 2019
Behind the Bar: Tory Pratt of Pratt Standard

Behind the Bar: Tory Pratt of Pratt Standard

In this edition of Behind the Bar, we chatted with Tory Pratt, the founder of Pratt Standard....read more ›

by The Drink Nation Mar 7, 2019
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day All Week with These High-End Irish Whiskey Specials, March 11-17

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day All Week with These High-End Irish Whiskey Specials, March 11-17

Get into the spirit of St. Patrick's Day with some high-end Irish whiskey specials running throughout the week...read more ›

by Drink Philly Mar 5, 2019
Acclaimed Director Ridley Scott Has Made Seven Short Films for Hennessy X.O.

Acclaimed Director Ridley Scott Has Made Seven Short Films for Hennessy X.O.

Ridley Scott has directed a four-minute short film for Hennessy X.O. visualizing the seven flavors of the high...read more ›

by The Drink Nation Mar 4, 2019
Where to Host a Private Event in Philadelphia

Where to Host a Private Event in Philadelphia

Whether it's for the holidays or you have a special birthday coming up, Philadelphia has some amazing options when it comes to event spaces. ...read more ›

by Drink Philly Nov 26, 2018
SPONSORED
View all Articles

Sign up to get weekly drinking news, bar reviews, events and more sent directly to your inbox!

Close