WHAT:Pennsylvania’s largest and most popular Oktoberfest, the PA Oktoberfest, kicks off on Friday, September 13th for three days of food, entertainment and of course, beer! The event is sponsored by Times-Shamrock Communications and takes place on the racetrack apron at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs.
WHEN/WHERE: Friday, September 13th: 5:00pm – 11:00pm
Saturday, September 14th: 11:00am – 11:00pm
Sunday, September 15th: 11:00am – 5:00pm
On the racetrack apron at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs
IN DETAIL: PA Oktoberfest, the largest Oktoberfest in Pennsylvania and one of the top 10 Oktoberfest celebrations in the nation, returns to Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs with more than 50 beers, award-winning traditional entertainers, local bands, food, wiener dog racing, a strong arm contest and more. This year’s festival is anything but pint sized, with three days’ worth of new activities featured alongside Oktoberfest staples.
Among the numerous live entertainment acts performing at this year’s PA Oktoberfest are multi-Grammy Award winning Polka band, Jimmy Sturr and his Orchestra. Also performing at this year’s festival are the Alpine Horns, known for playing the traditional Celtic Alphorn.
Tickets for PA Oktoberfest can be purchased at the Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs Box Office and at Sure Save stores throughout Northeast PA on August 15th.