The City of Gaithersburg presents the 26th annual celebration of Oktoberfest at the Kentlands, Sunday, October 8, 2017, from noon to 5 p.m. The festival covers Kentlands Village Green, the grounds of Kentlands Mansion, Main Street and Market Square.
Come visit Jim McNulty at his booth along Inspiration Lane, we'll have balloons for the kids and grown-ups can register to win a free, 1-month membership to Sport & Health Clubs! Donated by Lakeforest Sport & Health.
Admission and parking are free. Free wheelchair accessible shuttle service will run regularly during festival hours to and from satellite parking at 101 Orchard Ridge Drive, just off of Quince Orchard Road.
Explore the festival and navigate your day with the Oktoberfest at the Kentlands App. You’ll find it within the Arts & Events Mobile App, available free from iTunes and Google Play (search Gaithersburg Arts & Events).
No unauthorized alcoholic beverages, skateboards, roller blades, bicycles, or weapons, real or facsimile, are permitted at the festival. Licensed and leashed pets are permitted in the festival but not encouraged due to large crowds and noisy environments.
For more information contact the Department of Parks, Recreation & Culture.