Stocktoberfest in the Fort Worth Stockyards

Celebrate Octoberfest Texas style.


Adding a little Cowtown spirit to Octoberfest.

Photo by Stockyards Station

Don your lederhosen or dirndl + raise a stein — It’s time to celebrate Oktoberfest with a Texas twist. Stocktoberfest will take place in the Stockyards — along Mule Alley, Stockyards Station + Cowtown Coliseum Plaza — this Fri., Oct.7-Sun., Oct. 9. Here’s how you can celebrate.


🎤 50th Anniversary Celebration | 4-10 p.m. | Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Texas Country Reporter with a lawn party, bbq, and a showing of “The Rural American.”


🐍 PBR Rattler Days | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Meet the professional bull riders from Cowtown’s own Texas Rattlers.


🍻 Shiner Kegger | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Grab a $5 Shiner draft and take part in a stein hoist contest, prize give awards + other games.

🐮 Championship Rodeo | 7:30 p.m. | Cowtown Coliseum will heat up championship rodeo action including bull riding and barrel racing.

Enjoy live music every day during Stocktoberfest in venues like Billy Bob’s Texas, Tannahill’s Tavern and Music Hall, and Love Shack. View the full concert schedule.

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