SEE Oktoberfest Events, always featuring beer!
VISALIA: Halloween Brewfest October 26, 2019
Visalia Rawhide Baseball Club
TORRANCE: Alpine Village Oktoberfest September 7-October 27, 2018
HUNTINGTON BEACH: Huntington Beach Oktoberfest September 9-October 28, 2018
LAKE ARROWHEAD: Lake Arrowhead California Oktoberfest September 15-October 28, 2018
MARIPOSA: Sausage and Suds October 27, 2018
Mariposa Friends of the Fairgrounds Foundation
Annual event helps support your fairgrounds and enjoy over 100 beers and 20 different sausages. There will also be a silent auction and several raffles for guns. Tickets $35-up
ANAHEIM: Anaheim Phoenix Club Oktoberfest September 21-October 28, 2018
September 28-October 7, 2018
1017 S. Molliison Ave.
September 29-October 21, 2018
Weekends Saturdays & Sundays at Newport Dunes
Gold Country Fairgrounds
1273 High St., Auburn
Oktoberfest at Fairplex
October 5-20, 2018
Location: 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA
Held Friday & Saturday, 3 weekends
CARLSBAD: Carlsbad California Oktoberfest October 6, 2018, 12-10 p.m. Oktoberfest at Holiday Park rotaryoktoberfest.org
TWAIN HARTE: Twain Harte Oktoberfest Pints in the Pines Festival October 6, 2018
ARCADIA: Oktoberfest at Santa Anita Race Track October 6-7, 2018
Santa Anita Park
285 W Huntington Drive
Arcadia CA 91007
German food, beer, music, carnival and Thoroughbred racing all in one great experience.
October 6-7, 2018
3 day Carnival October 5-7 (no beer sold on Oct.5)
LAKEPORT: Lakeport Oktoberfest Celebration October 6, 2018
MONTROSE: Montrose Oktoberfest Celebration October 6, 2018
REDLANDS: Oktoberfest Beer Festival October 6, 2018
CENTRAL COAST: 5 Cities Oktoberfest OCEANO | GROVER BEACH | SHELL BEACH | PISMO
BEACH | ARROYO GRANDE October 7, 2018, 12-5 p.m.
Ramona Garden Park
993 Ramona Ave.
Grover Beach, CA
Free admission, 5citiesoktoberfest.com
Live German music, food, and beverages for sale at this free admission, family-friendly event. Prizes awarded for best German costumes, stein holding, beer chug and other contests. Vendor and sponsorship opportunities: firstname.lastname@example.org
ALAMEDA: Alameda Oktoberfest October 7, 2018
BIG BEAR LAKE: Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest September 8-November 3, 2018
DAVIS: Davis Beer Week October 8-14, 2018
This is the biggest event of the First Annual Davis Beer Week. The Brewfest is a fundraiser for the United States Bicycling Hall of Fame, also located in Davis. 50 breweries and 10 wineries, local restaurants, music all in one great location.
SACRAMENTO: Turn Verein Oktoberfest October 12-13, 2018
Ocean Beach Oktoberfest
October 12-13, 2018
San Diego, CA
BENICIA: Zombie Brew Crawl
October 13, 2018, 1-5 p.m.
Zombie Brew Crawl brings zombie-attired beer lovers to Downtown Benicia. A variety of craft beers will be poured inside participating downtown shops, providing adults with a fun-filled opportunity to get into the spirit of Halloween. Zombie costumes are encouraged, but not required to participate.
COTATI: Cotati Oktoberfest October 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO: SF Brewfest n' Vegan Eats Invitational San Francisco, California October 13, 2018
MOORPARK: Moorpark Beer Festival October 13, 2018, 12-5 p.m.
Historic High Street - Downtown
Moorpark, CA 93021
Bands include: Abby Ward | Lacey Mae | Flashpants | DJ Apple Juice
at the Rose Bowl October 13, 2018
This is a mega festival which includes over 20 breweries pouring samples.
QUINCY: Mountain Harvest Festival October 13, 2018, 1-5 p.m.
Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds
204 Fairgrounds Rd.
Quincy, CA 95971
$5 admission festival without tasting
Fall colors of Plumas County and a celebration of rural community featuring a beer tasting with over 20 breweries, food, non-alcoholic beverages. Overnight camping available onsite at the Fairgrounds.
Brews on the Bay October 13, 2018
ESCONDIDO: Welk Resorts San Diego First Annual Oktoberfest October 13-14,
2018, 12-6 p.m.
Location: 8860 Lawrence Welk Drive Escondido, CA 92026
Free-$40; Bed & Brew VIP Package including one-night stay for $115, welksoktoberfest2018.eventbrite.com/
October 20-21, 2018, 10 a.m.
Free admission, campbellchamber.net | campbelloktoberfest.com
Downtown Historic Campbell CA
Burbank Beer Festival and Street Fair October 20, 2018, 12-7 p.m.
201 N. San Fernando Blvd. North San Fernando Blvd., between Magnolia Blvd. & Angeleno Ave.
A massive beer fest returns to beautiful Downtown Burbank TWO sessions of Craft Beer to choose from!
Session 1: Noon-3pm OR Session 2: 4pm-7pm.
DIXON: Dixon Beer Fest
October 20, 2018
Held in Downtown Dixon
GILROY: Downtown Halloween Beer Crawl October 20, 2018, 2-6 p.m.
$32.54-37.79, gilroywelcomecenter.org | eventbrite.com
The Halloween Beer Crawl in Downtown Gilroy includes pour stations featuring great craft beer for the over-21 crowd the weekend before Halloween. Costumes are highly encouraged.
HALF MOON BAY: Coastside Brewfest October 20, 2018, 1-5 p.m.
Live music, food in the house. No strollers, dogs not allowed other than service dogs. Space is limited. The best breweries in the Bay Area offer tastes of their favorite beers.
Who's pouring: Alpha Acid Brewing Company | Altamont Beer Works | Barebottle Brewing Company | Benoit Casper Brewing Company | Deschutes Brewery | Drakes Brewing Company | East Brother Beer Company | Faction Brewing | F.D.R. Brewery | Fort Point Beer Company | Half Moon Bay Brewing Company | Hop Dogma Brewing Company | Laughing Monk Brewing | Marin Brewing Company | Morgan Territory Brewing | Novel Brewing Company | Pedro Point Brewing | Pine Street Brewery | Sacrilege Brewery + Kitchen | Santa Clara Valley Brewing | Seven Stills Brewery & Distillery | Temescal Brewing
KERNVILLE: Rockin' River Beer & Music October 20, 2018
Includes river setting, bands Stoneflys and Lonely Avenue. Food sold but beer sampling is included with ticket admission. Event is benefit for Kern Conservancy
RANCHO BERNARDO: Rancho BEERnardo Festival October 20, 2018,
16826 Bernardo Center Drive
San Diego, 92128
$40 or $70 for 2, age 21+, ranchobeernardofestival.com
Among San Diego's Best Beers Festival, the 7th Annual Rancho BEERnardo Festival features over 50 IPAs, craft beers, and regional wines. Live music, games and gourmet food for purchase round out Rancho Bernardo Sunrise Rotary Club's biggest fundraiser of the year. Co-sponsored by the Rancho Bernardo Sunrise Rotary Club and URGE Gastropub, proceeds benefit many charities.
SANTA BARBARA: Beer Festival October 20, 2018
Santa Barbara, CA
Phenomenal brews, food, and tunes. As you enter you get a tasting glass and the opportunity to cruise the grounds of beautiful Elings Park for an afternoon, sampling the best brewers in the west. Plus, your ticket purchase helps support two local Santa Barbara nonprofits, so you can feel good about it to boot. Live music.
YUBA CITY: California Beer and Wine Festival
October 20, 2018, 1-5 p.m.
Yuba City Town Center
Yuba City, CA
Unlimited Tasting. Proceeds benefit non-profit local groups. Sponsored by Sutter Buttes Real Estate
SAN DIEGO: Rancho BEERnardo Festival San Diego, California October 20, 2018
WILLOW GLEN: Beer Walk October 27, 2018, 2-5 p.m.
Lincoln Avenue in Downtown Willow Glen
$37.79, $40 day of if not sold out, thebeerwalk.com
Held in San Jose's Willow Glen downtown region along Lincoln Avenue, the Annual Halloween Edition benefits The Bay Brewers Guild & Downtown Willow Glen Business Association
TEMECULA: I-15 Brew Festival Galway Downs 38801 Los Corralitos Rd
NORCO: Car Corral & Brew Fest, norco.ca.us
St. Thomas the Apostle Brewfest Food & Wine/Beer Festival
1380 Bird Street
SAN JOSE: Willow Glen Beer Walk
SAN JOSE: San Pedro Square Market Oktoberfest
87 N San Pedro St
San Jose, CA
LA JOLLA Bravecort Brew Fest & Masskrugstemmen bravecort.com
JUNE LAKE: Annual June Lake Autumn Beer Festival | Charity & Causes by June Lake Loop Autumn Beer Festival | 90 Granite Ave, June Lake, CA
LOS ANGELES Fall Beer Festival
Sierra Nevada Hop Field
1075 East 20th Street
FAIRFIELD: The BooZ & BrewZ Beer Festival
600 Texas St.
JUNE LAKE: June Lake Autumn Beer Festival
The Annual June Lake Autumn Beer Festival
MORGAN HILL: Brew Crawl
Downtown Morgan Hill
TURLOCK: Firestone Walker Brewfest
10 East Kitchen & Tap House,
DANA POINT: Oktoberfest
Lantern Bay Park
33501 Niguel Rd.
Dana Point, CA
Promenade Beer & Wine Festival Between 1st & 3rd Streets
Long Beach, CA
SAN DIEGO: Finest Fall Fest at the
Finest Made Ales October 15, 2016 2-10
Brewmaster Rey Knight to sample the full Finest Made beer lineup, and the debut of #20 Oktoberfest, as he cooks up a variety of traditional sausages accompanied with homemade German potato salad, grilled onions & peppers, and sauerkraut. Additionally, Finest Made will debut fall festive house-crafted sodas.
LONG BEACH: Long Beach Craft Beer Festival on Cal State Long Beach Campus.
Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.