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The Bear Mountain Inn is open and available for bookings.  Restaurant, Cafe and  Retail Shop is scheduled to open June 22,2020

We’ve relaxed our cancellation and deposit policies: you now do not need a deposit to make a reservation and  have up to 72 hours prior to arrival to cancel without penalty.

[no deposit and up to 72 hours prior to arrival to cancel]


Bear Mountain Oktoberfest at Anthony Wayne

September 27 – October 20, 2019 (Friday – Sunday)

The tradition continues! Oktoberfest 2019 will be hosted at Anthony Wayne Recreation Area, just a stone’s throw from Bear Mountain State Park – located at Exit 17 off the Palisades Parkway.

Parking:  $10 per vehicle (valid only at Anthony Wayne Recreation Area)

Event Times:
Oktoberfest will be running every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from September 27 through October 20
Festival hours are Fridays: 6 pm – 10 pm; Saturdays & Sundays: 12 pm to 6 pm; the bands play from 12:30 – 5:30 pm.

September 27 | Mountain Express
September 28 | Bavarski
September 29 | Alpine Squeeze
October 4 | Bratwurst Boys
October 5 | The Spitzbuam
October 6 | Alex Meixner Band (Grammy Winner)
October 11 | Fritz’s Polka Band
October 12 | The Alders
October 13 | DSB (die Schlauberger)
October 14 | Johnny Konig Band (12:30 pm – 5:30 pm)
October 18 | Royal Bavarians
October 19 | Jimmy Sturr Orchestra
October 20 | Heimatklange

We’re proud to present a host of improvements for this year’s festival!
Cash and credit accepted at all food and beverage stations
4 party wagons with 16 taps each
More bartenders at each wagon
Additional mobile food carts
Expanded buffet lines
VIP Experience Package


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