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Payette Brewing Oktoberfest!
September 15 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until September 17, 2023
Ladies and lads, our annual Oktoberfest is BACK! We’re kicking it off the same weekend as Oktoberfest in Munich and this big ol’ German party is celebrating ALL WEEKEND LONG! Bring your one liter thirst, grab your lederhosen or dirndl dresses and enjoy Oktoberfest at Payette Brewing!
For all the details and schedule of events, visit https://www.payettebrewing.com/oktoberfest
🥨🍺 » LIVE MUSIC
Boise Polka Project (Friday 6-9pm, Saturday 6-9pm)
Bob Kasnick: One man accordion band (Saturday 3-6pm, Sunday 3-6pm)
🥨🍺 » GERMAN INSPIRED FOOD
Foxy Franks (Friday, Saturday & Sunday)
Queens (Friday, Saturday & Sunday)
Fusion Frites (Friday, Saturday & Sunday)
Jokers BBQ (Friday & Saturday)
🥨🍺 » ACTIVITIES
Axe Throwing » (Friday 6-9pm, Saturday 3-9pm)
Smitten Face Painting » Custom Face Painting (Friday 6-8pm, Saturday 3-6pm)
Magic Man & Balloons » Boise Magician and certified balloon artist (Friday 6-8pm)
Cornhole » Free to play!
Stein Hoisting » Fill your stein to the brim with beer then hop on stage to show us what you got! Hold your arm out straight the longest? You’re going home with a prize! Several opportunities to compete. Free to play! **Must have 1L glass stein to win**
Hammerschlagen » Head out to our parking lot and grab a hammer. We provide the stumps, nails and hammers. Hit your nail on its head with one swift movement? Advance to the next round! Winners go home with a prize!
MR & MRS Oktoberfest » Best dressed get crowned Mr & Mrs Oktoberfest! Winner goes home with a prize! Crowd based voting. Come to impress!
🥨🍺 » BEAR ISLAND BREWING COLLABORATION
BIER » Das Outlaw German Style Dunkel
Bear Island Spudfest » Want to celebrate Oktoberfest & Spudfest?! Well now you can, we collaborated with our friends from Bear Island to provide a FREE shuttle to and from our breweries, on a first come first serve basis. (Saturday ONLY)
🥨🍺 » COST
ENTRY » Free – All ages welcome
OKTOBERFEST BRANDED .5 LITER STEIN » $7 | Fill not included with stein purchase
OKTOBERFEST BRANDED 1 LITER STEIN » $10 | Fill not included with stein purchase
TOKENS » $7 | Purchase tokens for bier fills, 1 token for .5L fill & 2 tokens for 1L fill ( 1L steins must have 2 tokens for a pour, we will not do half pours) OR use 1 token for axe throwing
PURCHASE » Skip the line & preorder your steins and tokens – Presale is available now!
🥨🍺 » WHEN
Same weekend Oktoberfest kicks off in Munich:
FRIDAY, September 15th (5pm-10pm)
SATURDAY, September 16th (2pm-10pm)
SUNDAY, September 17th (2pm-10pm)
🥨🍺 » WHERE
Payette Brewing Company, inside and outside the brewery with our long tables, polka band stage, decorations of German flair, food court, games, BIER and more.
Boise State football game will be streamed before the event. 10am kick off against North Dakota, watch at the brewery or take the FREE Bronco Gameday Shuttle!
PARKING » Carpooling and bike riding is recommended as there will be VERY limited parking… Or please take an Uber/Lyft – 1 liter stein fill is equal to 32 ounces of bier.
PLEASE NOTE » Have one of our steins from a previous year? You’re welcome to bring it, but will need to purchase tokens to fill. First come first serve on steins until we run out!
🥨🍺 » LADS & LADIES
WHO CAN COME » Open to all ages. Bier drinking only for those of age so please bring valid ID. **We will have MAV Security checking IDs**
DOGS » Well behaved dogs on leashes are welcome, but due to the high volume they are encouraged to stay home!
FIT THE PART » We’re bringing Germany to Boise so come dressed to impress! Lederhosen, dirndl dresses and Bavarian hats are HIGHLY recommended.
🥨🍺 » BIER
.5 LITER + 1 LITER STEIN FILLS »
🇩🇪 Oktoberfest Märzen Style Lager
🥨 Das Outlaw German Style Dunkel (Bear Island Brewing Collab)
🍊 Blood Orange Radler
🍴Hop Fork Dry-Hopped Lager