Oaklands Mansion kicks off the first weekend of the fall season with its third-annual Oktoberfest 5:00 until 9:00 on Saturday evening, September 23rd.
According to Executive Director James Manning, "This unique fun-raiser supports Oaklands Mansion and features many local craft brewers such as Kinship Brews, Mantra Artisan Ales, Mid-State Brewsters, Mid-State Brew Crew, Monkey Farm, Mos Alesley Brewing, Overall Brewing, Panther Creek Brews, Sinking Creek Farms, Smackdab Brewing, Steel Barrel Brewing Company, VonSeitz Theoreticales, Vitruvian Artisan Ales, as well as Murfreesboro's own, The Green Dragon Pub and Brewery. In addition to this impressive list of craft brewers, we also welcome the number one independently owned cider producer in the nation, Bold Rock. They are bringing their multi award-winning IPAs."
Festival-goers will experience energetic live music from local bands Smokebreak and The Accidental Trio and enjoy delicious treats from local food trucks such as Christie Q's BBQ, Coma Food, and FitzWillys. While at Oaklands, visit our friends from Middle Tennessee State University's Fermentation Science Program. They are joining us for the evening to share information about their exciting new program and the art of craft beer. Don't miss a thing! You can also watch local games on our giant screen.
Manning notes that advanced craft beer tickets are $35 with designated driver tickets $15 now through September 22nd at Oaklands Mansion. Gate admission is $40 for beer drinkers and $20 for designated drivers.