Oktoberfest, at the U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center, is free and open to the public. There will be fun for all ages, including the beer and wine garden, carnival rides, entertainment, arts and crafts fair, and the tapping of the Official War College Brew. There is ample parking on site and handicapped and auxiliary parking if needed. While at the event, you can treat yourself with a variety of foods provided by numerous vendors, and enjoy the many artisans and crafters.

Additional Things to See & Do

While you’re visiting for Oktoberfest include one or more fun attractions and other events in your stay.

Fall Fun in the Valley - view a variety of seasonal activities in the Valley

Find Family Amusements - bring the whole family and explore the parks and interactive exhibits for kids

Cumberland Valley Beer Trail - tap, tour and try a pint while exploring the Valley's breweries and brew pubs

Other October Events

Check back closer to October for more event details.

  • American Craft Week October
  • Carlisle Journeys
  • Garden Harvest Day at Kings Gap
  • Fall Carlisle Car Show