Charleston is known for its incredible history, beautiful beaches, and rich culture. But you may not know that you can also experience the world-famous Bavarian Festival - Oktoberfest - in Charleston.

Oktoberfest, which has been hosted annually since 1810, is a significant component of Charleston culture. With live bands performance, giant steins, lots of bratwurst, and other festivities, this long-running custom is one of Charleston's favorite holidays. 

We understand, it's impossible to not enjoy yourself during this fest! So come and discover the top Oktoberfest 2022 activities & gatherings in Charleston.

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lot 9 brewing co
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258 Red Cedar St #14, Bluffton, SC 29910, United States, Charleston SC, 29910
Lot 9 Brewing Co is a nano-brewery crafting top-notch brews to have little fun while celebrating the culture.
They are organizing a splendid event, PIE SOCIETY AND MISSING LINK FOR OKTOBERFEST! For upscaling the festive atmosphere, Lot 9 is converting its taproom into a communal beer hall.
You can also find a food truck serving delectable food outside their brewery. It means you can enjoy mesmerizing live music, chilled beers, and German dishes at the same place to celebrate Oktoberfest.
Indigo Reef Brewing Company
Breweries & Distilleries
2079 Wambaw Creek Unit 1, Charleston SC, 29492
You cannot miss the Oktoberfest event - Sharktoberfest - at Indigo Reef Brewing Company on 24th September from 12 pm - 9 pm.
At Sharktoberfest, you can buy and fill a limited-edition glass mug. Also, appear in an Oktoberfest attire for the 3 o'clock costume contest. There is a lot more to explore at the event, it is going to be an entire day's fun venue.
Freehouse Brewery
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2895 Pringle St B, North Charleston, SC 29405, United States, Charleston SC, 29405
Here comes the one with organic beer! Freehouse Brewery is a relaxing place to celebrate Oktoberfest on 25th September beside the Ashley river in Charleston.
Visit this dog-friendly beer garden to enjoy organic lagers, German food and steins, live music, mug-holding and Oktoberfest costumes competition, and more.
Bay Street Biergarten
549 E Bay St, Charleston SC, 29403
On Saturday, October 1st, visit the Bay Street Biergarten for the greatest 9th Annual Oktoberfest with style!
This year, they're holding brand-new events, including Dryvebox, a kid-friendly bounce house, and more! Old Soul Band and musical prodigy Liam Murphy will perform live, and there will be plenty of food for everyone to grub as well as a new limited edition collaboration beer with Holy City Brewing. It will be followed by the Stein Hoisting Competition.