Join us for SnowWiesn Oktoberfest, a German-themed fall festival in the Utah mountains! Named after d'Wiesn, the local nickname for Oktoberfest in Germany referring to the fairgrounds. It features Bavarian food, craft beer and drinks, live music, a local market and fun activities. Takes place each Sunday in September from 11am to 5pm.
If you are not a Premier Season Pass Holder, get your tickets for this week's festivities now!
Concert Ticket Options & Pricing:
***No outside food or beverage is allowed in the music venue or the lodge. Utah State Law prohibits the possession and consumption of outside alcohol, including beer and wine, on the premise. Bags may be subject to search at the music venue gate, and any outside alcohol or food may be confiscated.
Guests will receive one-time admittance into the venue with no re-entry permitted. Umbrellas, shade tents and chairs are allowed, but please be courteous to other guests.
A traditional stein holding competition takes place each Sunday on the concert stage. Compete for a chance to win fun prizes!
Compete with your friends to drive a nail into a large tree stump. Free to participate with a signed waiver.
Join us in the Wildflower Meadow with complementary Cornhole boards are available to play with your friends!
Come in your best Bavarian themed attire for a chance to show off on the concert stage and compete for fun prizes!
Join us on the plaza at noon as Snowbasin General Manager Davy Ratchford taps the first keg! Following Bavarian tradition in Munich, Germany with the mayor tapping the first keg to officially begin Oktoberfest. It translates to, "it is tapped!".
Food & Drinks:
Bavarian-themed food will be offered, including smoked turkey legs, pretzels, bratwurst, reubens and more. TA wide selection of local craft beer, plus a full bar will be available.
2022 Collectible Beer Stein:
22oz refillable beer steins will be available for purchase. Mugs from Summer 2022 can be refilled at any SnowWiesn event in the year 2022 only.
New this year, Snowbasin is adding local vendors for a market in the Wildflower Meadow. Offerings will include authentic German desserts, hand-crafted jewlery and arts, local produce and over 20 other unique offerings. To apply to be a vendor, please click here >>
Snowbasin Resort is dog friendly! Your furry friends are permitted into SnowWiesn Oktoberfest on leash. They are welcome in any of our outdoor spaces, trails and Needles Gondola. Owners must clean up after their pet.
2022 Collectible Beer Stein:
22oz refillable beer steins are available for purchase. Mugs from summer 2022 can be refilled at any SnowWiesn event throughout the month.
About the Bands:
B&B All Stars
The B&B All-Stars have been entertaining audiences along the Wasatch front since 2006. Their roots stretch back to Pennsylvania, where their leader, accordionist and vocalist Richard Roginski, regularly performed Cleveland-style polkas and waltzes at Oktoberfests and other events for the diverse ethnic audiences of the east coast. Shortly after Roginski moved to Utah (and consequently experienced fewer opportunities to perform polkas and waltzes), he met drummer Mark Alvord, who received an inquiry about performing at Snowbird’s Oktoberfest, and the B&B All-Stars were born. The B&B All-Stars have performed hundreds of times at Oktoberfest-related public and private events throughout Utah, proudly continuing the rich tradition of Cleveland-style polkas and waltzes. Prost!
Tony Holiday & The Velvetones
Tony Holiday is an award winning singer and harmonica player based in Memphis, Tennesse. Joined by the Velvetones the group brings blues goodness with a bit of a southern rock flare to every performance leaving the crowd always wanting more after each show.