Oaktober Fest in Oak Park


Oaktober Fest in Oak Park

Oak Park

Bring the family to OaktoberFest in beautiful Oak Park September 14-15 and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!


OaktoberFest will feature lots of live music, craft beer, a kid’s root beer garden, and local food! The Kids’ Root Beer Garden from 12-5PM Saturday on Marion Street offers kids the chance to participate in artistic, educational and hands-on activities. The Root Beer Garden features zucchini races, ninja obstacle course, root beer floats, games and activities sponsored by local organizations!


Music: Charley Crockett (related to Davy Crockett), Dos Santos, Cordovas, the wonderful Shamika Coleman, DeRobert and the Half Truths, Nora Jane Struthers, and the Congregation! Participating restaurants: Sushi House, Sugar Fixe, Puree’s Pizza and Pasta, Q BBQ, Cozy Corner, Gem Restaurant, Jerusalem Café, Khyber Pass, Luo’s Peking House, Mancini’s Italian Bistro, Subarito, Wells Street Popcorn, and Wild Onion Tied House!


Craft Beer: Revolution Chicago Pilsner, Leinenkugel Original, Two Fools Dry Apple, Two Fools Rose Cider, Kinslahger Chicago common Style, Kinslahger Promotional Pilsner, Wild Onion Radio Free Bohemian Pilsner, and Blue Moon Belgium White. Craft wines to be announced!


The Oak Park OaktoberFest is located at Marion Street and North Boulevard south of Lake, at the Harlem Green Line and Metra stations. Admission is free. The craft beer and wine sales are cash only.


Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just minutes away from the Oak Park  OaktoberFest, offers free shuttle service to and from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport. The hotel offers affordable, comfortable rooms, a breakfast bar and restaurant and much more. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates.