Oktoberfest in New York This Weekend

Oktoberfest in New York This Weekend

Live music, steins of crisp Hofbräu beer and authentic German cuisine will help transport you to the tents of Oktoberfest, if only for a few hours at the Bierhaus, the midtown beer hall, including keg tapping with special guests and its annual bratwurst-eating championship.    Bierhaus NYC, a Bavarian-style restaurant and bar conveniently located three blocks from Grand Central Station, is New York City’s Oktoberfest headquarters with live music, world famous Hofbräu bier, authentic German cuisine, and fun for the whole family. Guests are encouraged to don their lederhosen and dirndls and head to Bierhaus NYC to experience Oktoberfest festivities that will continue from Sept. 17th until Oct. 31st.


On Friday, Sept. 30th, Bierhaus NYC will host a Celebrity Keg Tapping with Playboy’s Miss Carly Lauren.

Bierhaus NYC is heating things up this fall with Miss Carly Lauren tapping a Hofbrau Keg in honor of Oktoberfest 2016.In addition to handing out free beers from the keg tapping, Carly will be there to greet fans and take photos. Carly has been featured as Playboy’s Miss October 2013!


Playboy’s Carly Lauren returns to Bierhaus NYC on Saturday Oct. 1st to host a wacky Oktoberfest competition.

Bierhaus NYC will hold their first ever “Dudes In Dirndls” competition on October 1st at 9pm. Bierhaus is looking for men who are interested in dolling up their look in a traditional Bavarian dress, called a dirndl, for a chance to win a cash prize of $300. Playboy’s Miss Carly Lauren is set to host the pageant competition, in which men will show off their best looks on the Bierhaus NYC stage. Carly will be judging contestants based on outfit, creativity, personality, overall appearance, and audience reaction. It will be a night filled with fun, laughter and lots of beer! Any men interested in participating in the “Dudes in Dirndls” competition is asked send an email, including their name and phone number, tomarketing@bierhausnyc.com.


Bierhaus NYC will hold a family fun event, Kidtoberfest, on Sunday, Oct 2nd.

Games, coloring, face painting, and live music are all scheduled for Bierhaus NYC’s Kidtoberest Celebration taking place from 1 to 3pm. Enjoy brunch with the family and make sure to bring the little ones, kids under ten eat free!

free oktoberfest at bierhausnyc


Throughout Oktoberfest, live bands will play nightly Tuesday through Saturday at Bierhaus NYC.While enjoying the live music, guests are encouraged to sample traditional soft pretzels imported from Bavaria, slow roasted pork shank served with sauerkraut, and a vast selection of wurst. As for drinks, Bierhaus NYC offers five varieties of Hofbräu bier on tap including the world renowned Hofbräu Oktoberfestbier. Guests can also choose to share a 2-liter ‘boot’ filled with bier or a shotski that consists of 4 shots attached to a wooden ski. Be sure to check out Bierhaus NYC’s event calendar on their website for other fun Oktoberfest events!



712 Third Avenue
at 45th Street
New York, NY 10017


Mo – We 11:30 am–12:00 am
Th – Sa    11:30 am–02:00 am
Sunday   12:00 pm–12:00 am

  • Cross street: between 44th and 45th Sts
  • Transport: Subway: 42nd St S, 4, 5, 6, 7 to 42nd St–Grand Central

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