Sept. 17-19 • Ottawa, IL

Tangled Roots Oktoberfest will kick off in Ottawa, IL on Friday, September 17th through Sunday, September 19th. The fest will feature music, a carnival, miniature golf, vendor market, authentic Bavarian dishes and other menu items from Tangled Roots’ restaurant, The Lone Buffalo, and of course farm-to-foam beers. Local food vendors will also be on site in addition to a wide selection of beer from Tangled Roots, Nik & Ivy Brewing Company, Ace Cider, Maplewood Brewery & Distillery and St. Bernardus.


Friday: 4:30pm - 10pm

Saturday: 10am - 10pm

Sunday: 11am - 4:30pm


Friday: 5pm - 10pm

Saturday: 1pm - 10pm

Sunday: 1pm - 5pm

Music & Entertainment

Friday, Sept. 17

Jordan Block Stage

4pm - 6pm — Ryan Wotherspoon

7pm - 10pm — Die Musikmeisters Oompah Band

Washington Square Stage

4:30pm - 7pm — Kevin Kramer

Saturday, Sept. 18

Jordan Block Stage

11am - 12pm — Adagio School of Performing Arts

12pm - 1pm — Dance Studio - Elysian Studios

1pm - 2pm — Vest Dance Troop

2pm - 4pm — Messer & Watkins

4pm - 6pm — Steve Sharp

7pm - 10pm — Die Musikmeisters Oompah Band

Washington Square Stage

12pm - 2pm — Nicodeumus

2pm - 5pm — Canal St. Duo

Sunday, Sept. 19

Jordan Block Stage

1pm - 4pm — Die Musikmeisters Oompah Band

Washington Square Stage

11am - 1pm — Carly Elizabeth

Featured Beers

Tangled Roots Brewing Co.


Intercontinental Pilsner

Devil’s Paint Box IPA

Bison Weizen

Kit Kupfer Amber Ale

Forty1 Eighty8

Sieur De LaSalle Lager

Vermilion River Weiss

Guest Taps

Maplewood – Festbier

Maplewood – Son of Juice

St. Bernardus - Abt 12

ACE Cider - Pumpkin

Nik & Ivy – Dellwood IPA

Nik & Ivy – Locktoberfest

Nik & Ivy – Fest Friends

tangled roots oktoberfest commemorative beer stein

Pre-purchase a Tangled Roots Oktoberfest Commemorative Stein

Purchase a commemorative stein and get $10 worth of food and beverage tokens. Only a limited quantity of mugs available at the event so pre-purchase today!

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