Elm Grove Oktoberfest 2023

​September 15 & 16
Elm Grove Village Park

Two nights, one good time!  (And this year, more food options!)

The sights, sounds and tastes of Germany are making their way to Elm Grove Village Park. The 7th Annual Elm Grove Community Foundation Oktoberfest kicks off in Elm Grove Park on Friday, September 15 at 5 pm with food trucks, beverages in the beer tent*, and music and games. 

The fun continues on Saturday September 16 at 3:30 pm with our 0.5K Fun Run, followed by the traditional Oktoberfest celebration, with authentic live German music, festive food from food trucks, activities and lots of local and German beer options*.

Schedule of events

Friday September 15, 2023
- 5 pm to 10 pm: Food trucks, beer tent*, and festive music in Elm Grove Park.

Saturday September 16, 2023
- 3:30 pm: 0.5K Fun Run start at O’Donoghue’s
- 4 pm to 10 pm: Food trucks, beer tent*, and festive music in Elm Grove Park.

*Beer Tent will also feature wine, cider, and seltzers.


On Saturday, Uptown Automotive Group will be providing a complimentary Oktoberfest shuttle from satellite parking lots to O'Donoghue's Irish Pub beginning at 1:40 p.m. Pick-ups will take place approximately every 15 minutes. 

Saturday Shuttle stop locations are:
• Community United Methodist Church (SE corner of main parking lot) - 14700 Watertown Plank Road
• Tonawanda Elementary School - 13605 Underwood River Parkway


Traditional German games like Hammerschlagen and Raise Your Pint. Come for dinner and stay for the fun!

Big thanks to this year's sponsors!

Bier & Wein Tent

0.5K Packet Pick Up

Photo Booth

Raise Your Pint

Contests & Games

Friday Night Music


Medical Sponsor

Lederhosen Sponsor

Presenting Sponsor

O.5K Starting Line

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