Oktoberfest food, Oktoberfest beer, and Oktoberfest music! Put your dancing shoes on and come out to the Daytona Beach Oktoberfest block party on Saturday, October 23 from 5 to 10 p.m. The Oktoberfest block party celebration includes authentic German music entertainment provided by The Swinging Bavarians. The Swinging Bavarians perform dressed in traditional Bavarian attire and is an 8-piece German “oompah” band that will take the stage from 5 to10 p.m. The Swinging Bavarians bring it all – traditional German Bavarian music including the ever-popular “Chicken Dance,” polkas, beer drinking tunes, Alpine Bells (Austrian Cowbells), yodeling, and more! The Swinging Bavarians have performed for various groups and organizations throughout Florida, other states, and in Caribbean countries and look forward to celebrating Oktoberfest with Daytona Beach.
The Riverfront Shops of Daytona Beach are hosting the Oktoberfest block party on Beach Street (downtown). The event is free and open to the public and will offer authentic German food like bratwurst, sauerkraut, and Bavarian pretzels, live music entertainment by The Swinging Bavarians, food trucks and beer. Beach Street will be closed to traffic from ISB (International Speedway Boulevard) to Orange Avenue to accommodate Daytona Beach Oktoberfest food trucks and attendees. Must be 21 to participate in alcoholic beverages, proper ID required. This is a rain or shine event. Please drink responsibly and always have a designated driver.