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Save the Date: September 30

From live music by the Alte Kumpel Band and The Pilgrims of Deep Run and crisp German Lagers to a variety of activities for all, this event has a little something for everyone. So, break out your lederhosen and enjoy the fall weather celebrating Oktoberfest in National Landing! 


22nd & Fern Street

556 22nd Street South Arlington, VA 22202


1 – 5 p.m.

Register Here

Food and Drinks

Food and drinks, including beer and cider, will be available for purchase throughout the celebration including themed bites from Crystal City Sports Pub, The Portofino Restaurant and South Block.

Featured Brews

  • Paulaner Oktoberfest Marzen
  • Von Trapp Oktoberfest
  • Narragansett
  • Von Trapp
  • Erdinger Oktoberfest
  • Devils Backbone O'Fest


  • Stein Hold Competition
  • Best Dressed Competition
  • Lawn Games
  • Hat making for kids
  • Clove decor for kids
  • and more!

Specials from Participating Restaurants with wristband

• Alamo Drafthouse Cinema: $4 Samuel Adams Oktoberfest or a Pretzel + Beer Combo for $15.95 (excluding wings).

• Crystal City Sports Pub: $4 Yuengling, Bud Light and Miller LIte drafts. Food Special: Bavarian Pretzel & Bratwurst with Sauerkraut.

• The Portofino Restaurant: $4.25 Oktoberfest Marzen Beer

• Freddie's Beach Bar and Restaurant: $4 all beers


Enjoy live music featuring Polkas, Marches, and Waltzes by The Alte Kumpel Band and The Pilgrims of Deep Run!


There's a few things you should know about this year's Oktoberfest.

Backpacks, outside alcohol, drugs, and firearms are not permitted at this event.

Yes, please bring your printed or digital (preferred) ticket, along with ID. Only 21 and up will be permitted to consume alcohol.

Service animals are always permitted. Pets that are well-behaved and comfortable in noisy, crowded places  will be most comfortable, since the event could draw a large crowd. All pets must be on a leash. Please pick up after your pet and watch your pet closely around people, kids, and other pets.

Yes! In the event of extreme weather, ticket-holders will receive notification of any change in plans.

Tickets are nonrefundable. In the event of extreme weather, ticket-holders will receive notification of any change in plans.

 Yes, there will be alcoholic beverages, non-alcoholic beverages, and food available for purchase.

Yes, there will be activities for all ages. While ticket-holders under 21 are welcome, parental discretion is advised.

Yes, there is convenient parking near the venue, including street parking and parking garages.

We encourage all guests to be prepared for cashless payments.

By Bike, By Metro, By Car, By Rideshare

Getting Here

National Landing is Virginia's largest walkable downtown, easy to get around by any mode of transportation. We recommend Metro, biking, or rideshare to get to 23rd Street in Crystal City.

Easily accessible parking options are available at nearby garages.