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Featured Entertainment

Featured entertainment at the 2018 Cleveland Oktoberfest will include renowned national tribute acts Hotel California (Eagles), Hard Days Night (Beatles), E5C4P3 (Journey), and more! Traditional Oktoberfest artists include: Dorfrocker, The Klaberheads, Schnickelfritz, Polka HOF inductee Fred Ziwich and his Intl. Sound Machine, and more!

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Cleveland Oktoberfest 2018

Northeast Ohio’s Largest Annual Outdoor Festival

Aug. 31st – Sept. 3rd, 2018
Fri: 4pm to midnight
Sat: Noon to midnight
Sun: Noon to midnight
Mon: Noon to 8pm
Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds
19201 East Bagley Road
Middleburg Heights, Ohio 44130
(just outside Cleveland)

Click here for directions

Come rain or shine!
Join us for four exciting days at one of the country’s fastest growing and most authentic German Festivals.
What’s Brewing Cleveland Oktoberfest is proud to continue our partnership with Paulaner, a brewery steeped in tradition and renowned for its adherence to authentic brewing methods! Founded in 1634, Paulaner’s longstanding dedication to purity in brewing has made them the #1 selling Oktoberfest Bier in Germany, and one of only six breweries represented at the Munich Oktoberfest. To view their beer menu click here. And make sure to check out offerings from our other partner Hacker-Pschorr—another of the big six Munich Oktoberfest breweries!

O-Fest Accommodations Sheraton Cleveland AirportWhether you’re visiting Cleveland from out of town Labor Day weekend, or just want a worry-free Oktoberfest experience, the Sheraton Cleveland Airport has you covered. As the Official Hotel of the Cleveland Oktoberfest, the Sheraton will provide shuttle service to and from Oktoberfest, as well as exclusive reduced room rates for O-Fest patrons. Click here to book your room today!

On Tap at O-Fest 2018 – Special Features

Tribute Concert Series

  • E5C4P3 - Journey Tribute Band

    Tribute Concert Series

    E5C4P3 Journey Tribute

  • Hard Days Night Beatles Tribute

    Tribute Concert Series

    Hard Days Night Beatles Tribute

  • Spazmatics - 80's Tribute Band

    Tribute Concert Series

    Spazmatics 80’s Tribute

  • Hotel California Eagles Tribute

    Tribute Concert Series

    Hotel California Eagles Tribute

  • Bruce in the USA Bruce Springsteen Tribute

    Tribute Concert Series

    Bruce in the USA Bruce Springsteen Tribute

  • Faction Cleveland

    Tribute Concert Series

    Faction Cleveland

  • Walter Sanders Elvis Tribute

    Tribute Concert Series

    Walter Sanders Elvis Tribute

  • The Diamond Project Neil Diamond Tribute Band

    Tribute Concert Series

    Diamond Project Neil Diamond Tribute


Special Features

  • Masskrugstemmen Bavarian Strongman Competition

    Back in 2017


  • Hacker-Pschorr International Dance Tent

    Back in 2017

    International Dance

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    Special Features


  • Miss Oktoberfest

    Back in 2018! Click here to enter.

    Miss Oktoberfest

  • KinderLand Kids Area

    Back in 2018! Click here for info.

    KinderLand Kids Area


5K Run

Oktoberfest 5K Run

Oktoberfest VIP

Oktoberfest VIP

Microbrew Competition

Best Oktoberfest Microbrew Competition

Milwaukee Glockenspiel

Sausage Autobahn

Sausage Autobahn

Cleveland Glockenspiel

Oktoberfest Merchandise