October 5,6,7,8

Celebrate the Colors, Taste and Sounds of Fall at Rangeley Oktoberfest in the beautiful Western Mountains of Maine.  This 4 day celebration will feature food, entertainment and a cornucopia of beers in a unique festival exploring the restaurants, pubs, shops and museums located on the National Scenic Byway from Rangeley to Oquossoc. Bus and carriage rides will transport visitors along the 10 mile stretch to food, music, games and shops that will celebrate the best of Oktoberfest and the beautiful Rangeley vistas. Pick up your passport to fun as your guide to the 6 regions of the festival located at participating businesses.  

*FESTIVAL TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE also available Friday & Saturday at the Rangeley Chamber of Commerce

You can ride the pickle bus both days from 12pm -1am for $1 a ride or $5 for the day. Also Hayrides are running from the chamber from 12-3 pm Saturday and Sunday

*Bald Mountain Camps


BBQ Cook-Off 5-7 pm $10 Sampler. Beer Pong Tourney 7:30-9pm Beach Bonfire.


Cook-out and Beer Tasting 11-3pm Bull Riding 1-6pm Music: Jamie Virgin 7-11pm


Kids Day Face Painting,Bouncy House Art Show, SeaPlane Rides Live music and bonfire.                               

*Farmers Daughter


11-3pm Kids Day - Pumpkin Painting, Apple Bobbing, Hot Cider and Apple Crisp


German Speciality Beer Tasting Wicked Wines. Live Music, Food. Semi-finals Beer Stein Hoisting 4pm.

Tall Tales Tavern

Friday/Saturday Beer Stein Hoisting Semis 5pm

Gingerbread House

Outdoor BBQ, German
Menu Specials

Four Seasons Cafe

Food/Drink Specials, Horsehoes all day and night.


Beer Stein Hoisting Semis 6pm

Jimmy Austin and The Two Street Band
11-4 pm on the Deck. Free Hot Chocolate.

*Moose Alley


Beer Stein Hoisting Contest Semis 8pm Stage: Last Kid Picked 9pm-1am.


Outdoor Beer Tents and BBQ. Games Indoors: Arcade, Bowling, Billiards Darts and Rock and Bowl. Stage: Scott/Joe Band 9pm.


Outdoor Beer Tents and BBQ, Games, Live Music, Outdoor Stage: The award winning Mallett Brothers Band, 2-4pm.
Mountain Mustang Cruise arrives at 2pm. Indoors: 24 TVs on NFL. Beer/Brat/Wings Specials. Beer Stein Hoisting Finals 8pm. Arcade,
Bowling Billiards Darts Dancing and Rock and Bowl. Stage: The Mallett Brothers Band 9 pm.

Country Club Inn

German Beer Happy Hour all weekend for any visitors in German Dress - hat, dress, beer steins, horns, suspenders. Bar opens at noon.

Moosely Bagels

Red Onion

Featuring German food specialities all weekend. Sauerbraten, potato pancakes, beer pretzels, strudels

*Mo's Variety

$1 Worry Dolls with your festival tickets.

Parkside and Main

Specialty Beers, outdoor deck dining.

Books, Lines Thinkers

10% off all new books

Rangeley Lakes Region Logging Museum


Applefest 9-3

Church of the Good Shepard Main St

Rangeley Lakes Building Supply

Beer Making kits IN STOCK to continue the Oktoberfest at home

Sarges Pub and Grub

Friday and Saturday

Music: Tom Ball Band.
Beer Stein Hoisting Semi-finals Saturday 8pm


Free Buckets of Snow for all
“Kids who Love Rangeley” all weekend. Kicksled


Great Fall Specials

Camp DoWhatYouWanna


ATV Ride 9am followed by Pig
Roast at 2pm.


*The Farmhouse


Speciality Food and Beer.
The Great Taco Brat Eating Contest 7pm
Beer Stein Hoisting Contest Semis at 5pm


Brunch 9am Apple Strudel

Loon Lodge

Saturday and Sunday

German Specials by Chef Patrick, and German Beer Tasting Saturday and Sunday, noon to 9pm.


In the meantime, if you have further questions you can email: Nancy Bessey at   bessey@mac.com