Dust off your Lederhosen and steins--Munich is coming back to Lawrence with the return of the wildly popular 'Lagers in Lawrence' Oktoberfest. The 2021 event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 18th from 3pm - 7pm. This event will again be one of the largest and premier Oktoberfest events in all of central Indiana.
In addition to featuring one of Indy's best DJ's who will be playing all of your favorite dance hits on stage, we're ALSO excited to feature the Liederkranz Brass Band--a 15-piece authentic Munich Oktoberfest-style German band who will also be performing from 4pm - 6pm! For you food lovers, get excited! We'll be featuring several great food vendors!
We're excited to introduce Oktoberfest-style, Weiner Dog Racing!
That's right, Dachshunds of all shapes and sizes from around central Indiana will be racing in multiple heats throughout the event in the 'Running of the Weiners,' with the winners competing in the championship heat at the end for the honor of 'Fastest Weiner.'
Trust us--if you've never seen it, you don't want to miss it!
Gates will open for VIP entry from 3pm - 4pm, with General Admission entry beginning at 4pm. VIP ticket buyers will have an extra hour to enjoy the event. Designated Drivers must purchase tickets AT the gate the day of the event and may enter the event at any time.
This festive event has an exciting new home for 2021, the Fort Ben Cultural Campus! This picturesque campus features the newly-renovated historic theater, a visual arts center, an artist walk, a history walk, an amphitheater, and the world's first set of musical swings, all surrounded by stunning public art displays and green spaces.