Experience The Famous Annual American Oktoberfest Located In Helen, Georgia
For those who want to experience a little piece of Germany without straying from the hospitality of the south, Oktoberfest in Helen, GA is just the ticket. This annual event has earned its stripes by becoming the largest Oktoberfest celebration in all of the southeastern U.S. The entire city of Helen jumps on board to make the festival extremely special, and as authentic as possible.
Nestled in the northern GA mountains, Oktoberfest in Helen GA takes place right in the heart of a replica Alpine village. Cobblestone roads, winding alleys, red gabled roofs, and horse-drawn carriages all set the scene, and the numerous Bavarian-themed restaurants, shops, and attractions add to the effect even more. But the main event takes place in the Festhalle where attendees can enjoy German food at communal tables, beer, dancing to live polka bands, and make merry!
Oktoberfest begins mid-September and runs through the end of October. Explore our insightful articles below on how to make the most of your next Oktobefest experience! And if you need a place to stay, check out our numerous cabin rentals in and around the Alpine city.