Where better to celebrate Oktoberfest than the heart of American craft breweries? Colorado is famous for their selection of incredible local breweries. Of all the local annual beer festivals, Durango Oktoberfest is one of our favorites! Held every year in October, this is a favorite of locals and visitors. Find out everything you need to know about this exciting Colorado beer festival!
Are you looking for more great festivals and events, just like Durango Oktoberfest? Find out about the Durango Autumn Arts Festival in September or the Taste of Durango festival in May. Plus, you find out about the best restaurants, shops, and historical sites. It’s easy to plan your stay with Durango Colorado Vacations with our Vacation Guide!
Everything You Need to Know about the Durango Oktoberfest
When and Where
The 2017 Durango Oktoberfest will be held on Saturday, October 7 at Purgatory Resort. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Beer at the event will be provided by Durango Bootleggers Society. While many of the breweries haven’t been announced, we know we can look forward to Durango Brewing Company serving incredible drinks. Durango Brewing Company has been brewing since 1990 and is one of the oldest breweries in Colorado.
This will be a weekend of nonstop fun! Live music and games will be provided to entertain visitors of all ages. There will also be a variety of local Durango chefs whipping up some scrumptious meals for you to snack on throughout the day. Follow their Facebook page to receive the latest updates on what local vendors will be present at this event!
How to Get Tickets
Tickets for the Durango Oktoberfest can be purchased at the gate and are only $5 for adults. Children under the age of 12 can enjoy the festivities for free! This is an excellent festival for friends, couples, or even families to attend together during a Colorado vacation.
Come Stay with Us at Durango Colorado Vacations!
After you’ve finished attending Durango Oktoberfest, stay at one of the incredible Durango Colorado Vacations rental homes nearby. BlackBear 50 is a gorgeous townhome located just steps away from the pristine Purgatory Flats trail. You’ll be able to take advantage of an on-site shuttle service to the base area, a resort-wide trail system, many other amenities. Best of all it’s just a four-minute drive from Purgatory Resort, where Oktober is held. This three-bedroom, three-bathroom townhome sleeps up to seven guests and can accommodate up to two pets.
Before you book, take a look at our specials. We have a last-minute booking deal that gives you a discount if your reservation is made within seven nights of your arrival. Or you can treat yourself for a longer stay: book seven nights and only pay for six! We want you to experience all of the incredible things in Durango and with the many amenities available at BlackBear 50, you’re going to need time to enjoy it all!
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