Last Weekend of Oktoberfest

That’s it, folks.  Oktoberfest New Orleans 2018 is over.  See you next year.

October 19-20 is the last weekend for Oktoberfest 2018.

Closing out the stage on both Friday and Saturday nights is the high energy, Grammy-nominated Alex Meixner band.  Frontman Alex Meixner plays accordion and trumpet, sometimes simultaneously.   The music? Drinking songs,  rock songs redone by a wild accordion, and they’re bringing a fiddler for some polkas.  It’s going to be lots of fun.  (7pm-11pm)

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Second Weekend of Oktoberfest

Oct 12-13: The weather seems like it is going to be lovely this weekend.   It’s a good time to come enjoy good German beer, food and music on the banks of Bayou St. John.  Many of the varieties of German beers are not available in the New Orleans any other time of the year.

The Schnauzer parade and costume contest is at 6pm Saturday.  It benefits NOLA Schnauzer rescue.

The Disco Amigos parade dancing group will be visiting this weekend.

Admission is $8 – Children 12 and under free.  *More Info*

Photo: Terry Shields