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Keystone Oktoberfest

  • River Run Village Keystone Resort (map)

Dig out the lederhosen and bring out the family for Keystone’s 6th Annual Oktoberfest taking place in the River Run Village on Saturday, September 1st. Start the day with the River Run Merchant Tent Sale along with the Das Bier Burner 5K Run and get primed for the festivities later in the day. The 5K benefits SOS Outreach and starts at noon. Register in advance at The Summit Concert Band kicks off the music at 1pm and Keystone's local favorite Those Austrian Guys take the stage at 2pm and play throughout the day until 6pm. There will be plenty of kid’s activities including free face painters, a bounce house and the Edelweiss Schuhplattlers, Polka Dancers along with a River Run Merchant tent sale to clear out the summer inventory. Come sample beers from New Belgium Brewery! Buy a Keystone Oktoberfest 2018 Commemorative Stein for $35 and get 3 New Belgium seasonal beers with the mug or stein purchase and $5 refills. Free concerts, food booths, kids’ activities and beer flowing from 1pm – 6pm.

Register Now for the Das Bier Burner 5K Fun Run!
Join the Yeti and other fellow runners in this fun 'Bier' run in the scenic Rocky Mountains as you kick off your Colorado Oktoberfest celebrations! Enjoy a fun course of easy rolling hills and scenic mountain views at Keystone Resort and finish with a cold one at Keystone Oktoberfest! The family-friendly race starts at 12 pm in Keystone's River Run Village, followed by Keystone Oktoberfest at 1 pm. All runners receive a free T-shirt, goody bag and complimentary post-race brat & beer from New Belgium! A portion of the proceeds of this event go to support SOS Outreach, a youth development nonprofit that fosters self-confidence, leadership skills, and positive decision making in under-served youth. Register for the Das Bier Burner 5K Fun Run by 9/1 and take $5 off your entry fee! Enter the promo code 'Oktoberfest5K' at

Schedule of Events: 
10am – 6:00pm River Run Merchant Tent Sale
12pm Das Bier Burner 5K Running Race
1:00 – 6:00pm Free Kids Activities
1:00 – 2:00pm Summit Concert Band
2:00 – 3:00pm Those Austrian Guys
3:00 – 3:30pm Edelweiss Schuhplattlers
3:30 – 4:30pm Those Austrian Guys
4:30 – 5:00pm Edelweiss Schuhplattlers
5:00 – 5:15pm Stein Hoisting Contest – 10 contestants will face off to see who can hold their stein of beer the longest. 
5:15– 6:00pm Those Austrian Guys

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