Crossville Oktoberfest is the Upper Cumberlands’ premier German-American festival. This year marks the 29th annual staging of this popular family festival! Crossville Oktoberfest boasts authentic German-style food, a varied selection of domestic and imported beers, and continuous live music both days – from 11:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. – by three bands (the Rheingold Band, the Frank Moravcik Band and local favorites Bavarian Echo).
Single-day admission $7.50 at the gate ($6 advance tickets available through CrossvilleOktoberfest.com and at several local businesses – see website for full list). Kids under 14 admitted free. Veterans and active-duty military personnel with proper identification admitted free. Designated drivers admitted free.
Adult meals $10 each; kids' meals $5 each. Adult meal consists of one entree selection (choose from pork schnitzel, chicken schnitzel, weisswurst, bratwurst or knackwurst), three sides (spaetzle with gravy, red cabbage and sauerkraut), bread & butter and dessert (German chocolate cake or cheesecake). Kids' meal consists of a hot dog and bun, chips and dessert. All menu items – plus giant pretzels and a wide selection of soft drinks – are available a la carte. Plus there's plenty of free peanuts and popcorn to munch on.
All activities take place indoors, under a covered pavilion or under tents.