Oktoberfest IV with Wine Tasting on the Mountain
Sat, Oct 19 - Sun, Oct 20
Time: 11:00 AM - 6:15 PM (Sat) | 5:15 (Sun)
Location: Hunter Mountain
Location: Hunter Mountain
Our FREE Oktoberfest, which runs 4 weekends long through September and October, features authentic German and German-American entertainment in the beauty of the northern Catskills in autumn. Experience live entertainment and great food surrounded by lush fall foliage. Our modern celebration of the harvest features numerous vendors, free crafts for the kids, and much more. Plus, each weekend also features specialty events - see below for more details. FREE festival admission makes it an affordable, fun time for all ages.
Enjoy Oktoberfest at Hunter Mountain in style with VIP Oktoberfest packages!
Hours for all four weekends are:
- Saturdays: 11 AM - 6:15 PM
- Sundays: 11 AM - 5:15 PM (except October 6th which will run until 6:15 pm)
- All weekends of Oktoberfest are rain or shine.
Need a ride to the festival? To charter transportation for your own group of any size, click here.
DETAILS FOR ALL FOUR FREE WEEKENDS OF OKTOBERFEST ARE AVAILABLE BELOW:
Oktoberfest I: September 28-29, 2019: The first weekend of Oktoberfest features our Ciders in the Catskills tasting event showcasing some of the best cideries in NYS. Also, don’t miss the high-flying action provided by the Monster Energy Aerial Stunt Show !
- Ciders in the Catskills Tasting Event
Monster Energy Aerial Stunt ShowSaturday at 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, and 5:00 PM | Sunday at 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM, and 4:00 PM.
Oktoberfest II: October 5-6, 2019: NEW! The second weekend of Oktoberfest will no longer feature the Motorcycle Rally. However, we are excited to announce that Colors in the Catskills will now feature off-roading! After great success with our summer and fall 4X4 off-road adventure events, we wanted to offer another opportunity for those with off-road vehicles to experience the fun and excitement of off-roading at Hunter Mountain while enjoying the colors in the Catskills. Whether you have an off-road vehicle or not, you can still enjoy the wonder of fall in the Catskills paired perfectly with our Oktoberfest activities. Food and beverages will be plenty, and the music will be as rocking as ever!
Colors in the Catskills VIP packages available! Act quickly as space is limited!
Vehicle Tour Requirements
- All drivers must have a valid driver’s license, and vehicles must:
Be equipped with 4-low gearing
- Have front & rear frame mounted recovery points
- Be street-legal
- Be inspected & insured
- Have no leaking fluids
Oktoberfest III: October 12-13, 2019: Ring in October with our third weekend of Oktoberfest, featuring the Das Laufwerk Eurocar Rally . All European model car owners are welcome to bring their vehicles to showcase in exclusive fashion for the crowds. Grab your traditional German-American garb to dance the day away with German-American music and authentic traditional cuisine.
- Das Laufwerk Eurocar Rally
- Live Music featuring 18-time Grammy Award Winner, Jimmy Sturr!
- Entertainment schedule
Oktoberfest IV: October 19-20, 2019: Our fourth and final weekend of Oktoberfest features a showcasing of local wineries to compliment the festivities, offering samples of their finest locally-crafted wines. As the weekend’s festivities continue, take advantage of your last chance to take in exceptional views from our Scenic Skyride Chairlift .