What Is The Big Deal About Oktoberfest In Helen Georgia?

Posted by Tom Telford on Fri, Oct 02, 2015

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If you think it is early to be talking about Oktoberfest in Helen, you may miss out.  Many cabin companies are already booking out for the weekends of this fabulous event. Helen, GA is known for having the longest running Oktoberfest in the country, spanning about 8 weeks. 

Helen GA Fall Photo OktoberfestThere are many reasons why this time of year is so popular. 

  • One - The fall foliage is well known for its beauty. Many travelers visit for the leaf change alone. 
  • Two - the weather. Are you like me and you are already getting tired of the heat here in the southeast? The term balmy is often used and the cooler temperatures are so welcomed come late September and early October.
  • And third - The Fun. Oktoberfest Helen GA is known for having the natural beauty and the cool temperatures, and with that combination, folks get in a great mood.  Of course the next step is where to have fun. 

oktoberfest-costumes-ladiesYes, people really do dress up, as shown in the photo, to get into the moment.  The streets of Helen, GA are nutty, and there are parades galore as people literally dance in the streets.

Being in the accommodations side, we can tell you that all the North Georgia Cabin Rentals that time of year are nearly impossible to get, so if you are coming up, book your cabin early.  You will be very pleased you did, but be aware, your friends are going to hit you up to come along.  

Share with us in the comments below, your experiences at Oktoberfest in Helen Georgia.

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Topics: Helen Georgia, Oktoberfest, Things To Do, Cabin Rentals