Powder Ridge Annual Oktoberfest

Powder Ridge Oktoberfest – Get out your lederhosen ready, the mountain will be bursting with brews, bratwurst and bands! Beer sampling from over 30 breweries with 100’s of beers, Free lift rides up the mountain to view the spectacular fall foliage. live bands performing throughout the day and of course the infamous keg toss competition

 October 6 from 3:30 p.m. to 10 p.m..

MARC V.I.P Passes – All proceeds from the V.I.P. passes benefit MARC Community Resources LTD.

The core of MARC Community Resources’ mission to empower people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) to make their own life choices and aid in the fulfillment of their dreams – through employment, housing, social, and community involvement and advocacy.

$42. V.I.P – 1/2 hour early admission, V.I.P tent, Special tastings throughout the day in the V.I.P tent with Craft breweries plus, free swag! Limited tickets available.

$32. General Admission, $15. D.D free water & soda at the Fire at The Ridge food tent. 

This event SOLD out last year  – Buy tickets on line now Purchase ticket here.

3:30  – 4:00 Gates open for V.I.P tent & beer sampling.

4:00 – Gates open for general admission and sampling

4:00 – 7:00 – Lift Rides – Spectacular fall views of Middlesex county

3:30 – 8:00 – Beer Sampling – Over 30 premier beers will be available for sampling

3:30 – 6:30 Home Brewers Contest. Sample and vote for your favorite home brewer.

3:30 – 6:30 Live Concert

6:30 Keg Toss Men’s & Ladies contests. Prizes awarded

6:30 – Cooking with beer. Chef Lee Perrine from Fire at The Ridge will be sharing one of his favorite recipes for cooking with Beer in his demonstration.

7:00 – 10:00 Live Concert – Nashville Drive – Get ready to dance and sing along with CT’s top country band will performing all our favorites.

Powder Ridge Mountain sports will also be open. Tubing, Zip lining and disc golf are all available to purchase 10 am – dusk.


 This event sold out last year, don’t wait!

  • Tickets are non-refundable, no tail gating, no outside food or alcohol, we reserve the right to stop serving any individual.

You must be 21 or over to enter the beer sampling area. Positive ID required. Under 21? purchase the D.D pass for $15 and enjoy the bands, lift ride and more.

Food Trucks

Interested in being a vendor  or home brewer at the Oct. Fest? Contact our Sales Department to register.