Cincinnati Performing Arts


  • 5th and Vine Sts. Map It
  • Cincinnati
  • Festivals

Published 08/07/2014

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The six-block area around Fountain Square is turned into a German biergarten for this three-day celebration of the city's German heritage, the largest Oktoberfest outside Munich. Don your lederhosen and compete in the beer barrel roll or dance the chicken dance, often led by a once-popular musical artist from the "where are they now?" file. You can quench your thirst with a stein of beer, and there's plenty of goetta (a German dish made from meat and grain, similar to breakfast sausage), bratwurst, sauerkraut, and strudel to go around.

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Fountain Sq., 5th and Vine Sts., Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

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Published 08/07/2014


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