​Conch Republic to headline Friday Night's music lineup!   Sing and dance to the tunes of Jimmy Buffet as you sip your favorite brew on Main Street in the Heart of downtown Harrodsburg.

Soul Review to headline Saturday Night's music lineup!   Dance to your favorite soul tunes from the past, along with today's favorites!  Nothing beat's Harrodsburg's own Jessica Browning and Michael Fly's deep vocals as he jams to the beat!   Add fantastic music to a variety of brews and it's your ticket to a perfect evening on Main Street in the Heart of downtown Harrodsburg.

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Celebrate the traditions of the Munich Oktoberfest right here in the heart of Central Kentucky! Oktoberfest is Harrodsburg's newest and most popular festival.   


Oktoberfest Harrodsburg will fill the streets of downtown Harrodsburg with lively music, exhibits, family-friendly entertainment and MORE!   Oktoberfest is not just a beer festival!  Oktoberfest has something for EVERYONE: delicious German & specialty food from restaurants, popular food trucks, civic clubs & vendors, world-class beer from favorite breweries, kids & family activities, Arts & Crafts vendors, live music on the Main Stage, and new this year a 5K Race complete with a category just for "wienerschnitzels" or kids!

New this year -
DOGTOBERFEST!  Sunday, October 15th bring your pets downtown and join in the fun!  Dress your dog in lederhosen or dirndls and enter a contest to win "best dressed" as judged by the crowd!  ​


AS ALWAYS, FESTIVAL ADMISSION IS FREE!

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​​A Kentucky Main Street Program

​Lions Club to join lineup of vendors.  The Harrodsburg Lion's Club will vend at Oktobefest, selling brats, sauerkraut and hot dogs.   "We Serve!" Since 1931, the Harrodsburg Lions Club has donated thousands of hours of volunteer time and over a million dollars in funds to our community!  Find the Harrodsburg Lions Club on Facebook to learn more.

Oktoberfest Harrodsburg! wins 2017 Best Main Street Promotion as selected by the Kentucky Main Street Program, a division of the State Historic Preservation Office, the Kentucky Heritage Council.

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