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Celebrate fall, nature’s grand finale, with OktoberFest at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden —  a day filled with live music by Jackass Flats, games and prizes, all included in Garden admission. Food and drink are available for purchase.  Families enjoying OktoberFest at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Saturday, October 24, 2020
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Details

OktoberFest Details

Local food will be available for purchase as well as beer from Center of the Universe Brewing. Festivities will be held in the gardens adjacent to historic Bloemendaal House, rain or shine.

Presented by Meriwether Godsey, the Garden’s caterer. This is a family-friendly event.

Games & Fun: Lawn games (cornhole, ladder golf, life-size Jenga)

Food: Foodservice will begin at 11 a.m. See below for menu, including a kid’s meal.

Music: Join us for music under the Bloemendaal House tent.

Bring canned goods to donate in support of the foodbank at FeedMore, where over 3,200 meals are served daily to Richmond’s senior citizens and children in need. We’ll thank you with a special gift.

Music and activities are included with Garden admission; food and drink are purchased separately.

$14 adults
$11 seniors
$8 children ages 3 – 12
FREE for children under age 3 and Garden Members


Bratwurst $5
Schnitzelwich $7
Pork cutlet with caramelized onion, ajvar & horseradish sauce sandwich
Sauerbraten with Dumplings $6
Beef Stew $5
Beer Cheese Soup $4
Pretzel $2
German Potato Salad $3
Poppy seed Slaw $3
Roasted Beet Salad $3
Apple Strudel $4
German Chocolate Cake $4
Kid’s Meals – with juice box $6
Soft Drinks / Water $1

Cash/Credit Accepted