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Sep 23rd to 24th, 2017
11:00am to 8:00pm

 

The longest running Oktoberfest in the northeast is back and better than ever! Join us at the Red Tail Lodge this September for a weekend full of authentic german food, refreshing drinks, live music, activities galore and a great time for adults and kids alike.  Buy your admission and packages now to save. 

Date: September 23-24, 2017

Location: Red Tail Lodge at Mountain Creek

200 Route 94, Vernon,NJ 07462

Date Time
Saturday, September 23 11am - 9pm
Sunday, September 24 11am - 8pm (Fireworks)

 

Admission and Packages

Ticket Online Price Window Price Buy Now
Saturday Admission $5.00, includes free parking $10

Not Available

Sunday Admission $5.00, includes free parking $10 Buy Online
Parking Free

General- $10

Preferred- $30.00

Included with online admission purchase

Purchase before Midnight tonight for Sunday's Admission. Online admission not available day of the event. 

Ticket Online Price Window Price Buy Now
Saturday Admission w/ Hoffbrau Feast, free parking $25.00 $40.00 Buy Online
Sunday Admission w/ Hoffbrau Feast, free parking $25.00 $40.00 Buy Online

 

Ticket Online Price Window Price Buy Now
Saturday Admission w/ Parking & $50 of Festival Bucks $50.00 $70.00 Buy Online
Sunday Admission w/ Parking & $50 of Festival Bucks $50.00 $70.00 Buy Online

Field Feast

Mountain Creek has paired up with Fossil Farms from Boonton, NJ to bring you a culinary adventure like no other!

Nestled within our open fire show kitchen, the Fossil Farms chefs will prepare a rustic 4 course feast featuring exotic game meats and birds.  They will also be sampling additional meats throughout the day.

Menu

 
1st Course Roasted Vegetables with Shaved Mangalitsa Lardo
2nd Course Slow Roasted Squab with Farrotto and Smoked Foie Gras
3rd Course Wild Boar Shawarma, Smoked Eggplant, Herb Salad
4th Course Bison Ribeye with Ember Roasted Fingerling Potatoes & Salsa Verde

There will be a Wine Pairing option for an additional 10 Tickets paired by our Sommelier to accompany each course.

Saturday Seatings

 
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Sunday Seatings

 
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VIP Packages

New for this year, we've revamped our VIP Package so you can make the most out of Oktoberfest!

Includes: 

  • Admission
  • Free Parking
  • Access to the Hawk's Nest VIP Experience
    • Includes German hors d'oeuvres, meet and greet with the Hoffbrau girls, Hoffbrau giveaways, commemorative stein, access to private cash bar.
Ticket Online Price Window Price Buy Now
Saturday VIP Pass $40.00, includes admission, free parking $40.00, does not include admission or parking Buy Online
Sunday VIP Pass $40.00, includes admission, free parking $40.00, does not include admission or parking Buy Online

 

Oktoberfest Golf Outing

Before the festival begins, you can join us to kick off a great weekend with our Oktoberfest Golf Outing at Great Gorge. This 18-hole 4-man scramble allows you to golf the morning away, than join us at the festival. Rally your foursome, and get ready for a fun filled weekend.

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Entertainment

Saturday, September 23rd

Main Stage: 

12:00-2:30pm- Nova City

3:00-5:30pm-Men of Horses

6:00-9:00pm-Lima Bean Riot

Mountain Top:

1:00-6:00pm- Alpenhorns of Hunterdon

1:00-6:00pm- St. Bernard Photobooth

Sunday, September 24th

Main Stage:

12:00-2:30pm- Victoria Watts

3:00-5:30pm- The Nerds

Mountain Top:

1:00-5:00pm- Alpenhorns of Hunterdon

1:00-5:00pm- St. Bernard Photobooth

 

Fun for the kids:

Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Reptile & Bird Shows, Clydesdale Performance, Balloons, face painting, pie eating contest, sack race, bounce house, bratwurst toss and much more!

 

Fun for the adults:

Lumberjack contest, hay bale toss, wife carry relay, stein holding contest, bratwurst bun toss

 

Fun for all:

Sumo Wrestling, german style hair braiding, inflatable attractions, action foosball, Larger Than Life games- ladder ball, cornhole, beer pong, and much more!

 

Activity Schedule

Saturday, September 23rd

Time Activity
12:00pm Hay Bale Toss
12:30pm Musical Chairs
1:00pm Stein Holding Contest
1:30pm Hay Bale Toss
2:00pm Sack Races
2:30pm Beer Barrel Roll
3:00pm Musical Chairs
3:30pm Lumberjack Contest
4:30pm Stein Holding Contest
5:00pm Pie Eating Contest
5:30pm Wife Carrying Contest
6:00pm Wurst How's It Hanging

Sunday – September 24

Time Activity
12:00pm Hay Bale Toss
12:30pm Musical Chairs
1:00pm Stein Holding Contest
1:30pm Pie Eating Contest
2:00pm Sack Races
2:30pm Beer Barrel Roll
3:00pm Wife Carrying Contest
3:30pm Lumberjack Contest
4:30pm Stein Holding Contest
5:00pm Wurst How's It Hanging

 

Kids Arena Activities

Saturday, September 23rd

Time Activity
11:30am Tower of Steins
12:00pm Bun the Wurst
12:30pm Butternut Squash Bowling
1:00pm Whoopsy Daisy Magic Show
2:00pm Wallaby Tales Animal Show
3:00pm Whoopsy Daisy Magic Show
4:00pm Wallaby Tales Animal Show
5:00pm Pretzel Face
5:30pm Apple Cider Relay
6:00pm Pretzel Face

Sunday – September 24

Time Activity
11:30am Butternut Squad Bowling
12:00pm Bun the Wurst
12:30pm Tower of Steins
1:00pm Whoopsy Daisy Magic Show
2:00pm Wallaby Tales Animal Show
3:00pm Whoopsy Daisy Magic Show
4:00pm Wallaby Tales Animal Show
5:00pm Yodeling Contest
5:30pm Apple Cider Relay
6:00pm Pretzel Face