The sounds of an accordion can be heard no matter what street you’re on. The smells of sauerkraut and bratwurst waft up and down the street, pulling you closer to their stands. If that’s not enough, the allure of German-style craft brews will be sure to pull you into Oktoberfest.

The 7th Annual Carroll County Rotary Oktoberfest

2018 marks the 7th time the Carroll County Rotary club has hosted their Oktoberfest event, and it’s shaping up to be one of the most memorable years yet.

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The festival will be filled with great food, drinks, dancing, music, and games.

Some Delicious German Food

You can’t have an Oktoberfest without some delicious German food!

Carroll County Rotary Oktoberfest

At the festival you can get some German favorites such as: bratwursts, sauerbeef and dumplings, sauerkraut and German desserts.

Beer, beer, beer, beer, beer!

Do we even need to tell you? Of course there’s beer at Oktoberfest!

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They don’t serve just any beer at Oktoberfest though, they serve only the highest quality authentic German brews.

If you consider yourself a beer connoisseur, then this is a must-attend event.

Fun for All

In addition to all the food and beer, there’s also plenty to do.

There will be games for the children, adult games, a corn-hole tournament, mechanical bull riding, and a football tent.

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The cost for the corn-hole tournament is $40 per team, and there will be an 80% payout to the top 3 teams.

A Whole Host of Vendors

In addition to all the food and beer vendors, there will also be a number of other great local vendors.

Here’s some of the featured vendors:

Will we see you there?


The Carroll Oktoberfest will be held at the Carroll County Agriculture Center, located at 21157, on October 7th from 12 – 8pm.