Annual Oktoberfest - Mountain Creek

September 16, 2023 to September 17, 2023

Annual Oktoberfest


Welcome to the Home of NJ’s #1 Oktoberfest at Mountain Creek Resort. Jersey’s favorite Oktoberfest is quickly approaching and you don’t want to miss out on the fun. Experience Oktoberfest in Vernon, New Jersey with a wide variety of beers, ciders, hard sodas and seltzers – the most variety to date, authentic german food, festival food and activities & games for kids and adults alike.



Saturday, September 1612:00PM – 7:00PM
Sunday, September 1712:00PM – 7:00PM
General Admission Includes: Festival Entry, General Parking, Sky Rides, Musical Entertainment, Activity Ring & Games, Petting Zoo, Inflatables, Face Painting & Balloon Animals$25 + fees
6 & Under Free
VIP Tent Package Includes: Festival Entry, General Parking, Access To the VIP Tent with Premium View of the Festival & Stage, Private VIP Buffet & Bar Service, Private Restroom Space, Commemorative Stein with 1 Fill, Assorted Giveaways$200 + fees
Mountain Coaster$15 Per Ride
General ParkingFree w/ Admission
Preferred Parking Located in Cobblestone $30 + feesComing Soon

Please note, All Handicap Parking will be available in Cobblestone.

Our Red Tail Lodge Parking Lot will be closed for pedestrian parking.


Main Stage

Saturday, September 16h
12pm-2:45 pmJohn Stevens’ Polka Band
3pm-5pmMen of Horses
5:30pm-7:30pmThe Benjamins
Sunday, September 17th
12pm-2:45 pmJohn Stevens’ Polka Band
3pm-5pmThe Spins
5:30pm-7:30pmTriple Rail Turn

Activity Ring & Fun For The Kids

Activity Ring Schedule
12:00pmHay Bale Toss
12:30pmMusical Chairs
1:00pmStein Holding
1:30pmPartner Carry Relay
2:00pmTee Shirt Challenge
2:30pmSack Races
3:30pmBeer Barrel Roll
4:00pmPie Eating
5:00pmStein Holding
5:30pmMusical Chairs
6:00pmPartner Carry Relay

Activities for the kids include:

  • Sky Rides
  • Inflatables
  • Face Painting
  • Balloon Animals
  • Petting Zoo
Food Stations

Huge German Pretzel, Jumbo Kosher Dill Pickle, Fresh Jersey Corn with spices

Sausage Tent

  • Jumbo Hot Dog
  • Grilled Bratwurst on Potato Roll
  • Grilled Vegan Bratwurst
  • Grilled Bison Sausage with Chipotle
  • Grilled Chicken Sausage with Apples and Cranberries
  • Huge German Pretzels

Main Food Tent

  • Roasted Half Chicken
  • Schweinshaxe
  • Sliced Sauerbraten Sandwich on Brioche Bun
  • BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich on Brioche Bun
  • Hamburger on Brioche Bun
  • Cheeseburger on Brioche Bun
  • Grilled Chicken Sandwich on Brioche Bun
  • Potato Pancakes
  • French Fries

Dessert Station

  • Brownie
  • Chocolate Chip Cookies
  • Apple Strudel
  • Deep Fried Oreos
  • Novelty Ice Cream
  • Popcorn

Show Kitchen : Live-Action Show Kitchen Serving Assorted Meats


Over 40 Varieties of German, Domestic, & Seasonal Beers, Ciders, Seltzers, Wines, & More

  • Pint
  • Souvenir Stein (Half-Liter / Includes First Fill)
  • Half-Liter Stein Refill
  • Souvenir Stein (1-Liter / Includes First Fill)
  • 1-Liter Stein Refill
  • Wine
  • Canned Beverages
  • Liquor Available at Biergarten & Bar Tent