JBLM Oktoberfest

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Date: Sep 21 2019, 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

MWR Fest Tent - MWR Fest Tent Google Map

Immerse yourself in German-style Family fun at JBLM’s annual Oktoberfest Saturday, Sept. 21 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.!

Taste and experience authentic food, brew and live entertainment in the MWR Fest Tent at Lewis Main.

Admission and entertainment are free; purchase food, beverages and brews inside the fest tent.

The good old-fashioned Family fun lasts all day and includes a lineup of German-style bands, games, prizes, kids’ crafts, Family dancing, boffer sword fights, wagon rides and much, much more. Adult-only fun features a keg toss and other games of skill and strength.

German brews are available for ages 21 and older with valid IDs.


  • 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.  Bonnie Birch Band
  • 1–​​​2 p.m.  Smilin' Scandinavians
  • 2:30–3:30 p.m.  Smilin' Scandinavians
  • 3:45–5 p.m.  Costume Contest
  • 5:30–6:30 p.m.  Smilin' Scandinavians
  • 7–8 p.m.  Smilin Scandinavians

Adult Games: Prizes include Exchange Gift Cards, Alpine Hats and more!

  • 1 p.m.  Men's Keg Toss
  • 2 p.m. Women's Keg Toss
  • 3:30 p.m. Sledge Hammer Contest
  • 5 p.m. Cornhole Competition

Kinder Corner

  • Crafts: Making a corn husk doll, Lantern crafting
  • Pass the Pumpkin Game: 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.

See past Oktoberfest photos here!



Free admission, food and beverages available for purchase.
Station #1:
Grilled German-style 1/4 Chicken with one side  $7. Chicken only $6. Extra sides $2.
Sides: German Potato Salad, Sweet & Sour Red Cabbage.

Station #2:
German Seasoned Pork Sandwich on Brotchen topped with Caramelized Onion with one side $6. Sandwich only $5. Extra sides $2.
Sides: German Potato Salad, Sweet & Sour Red Cabbage.

Station #3:
Brats $5. Chips $2. German pretzels $4. Water $2. Soda $2.

Spaten Oktoberfest


Franziskaner Hefe Weiss

1 LTR- $10.  1/2 LTR- $7.
Mug Deposit- $10.