1915 Restaurant and Hikers Café will be closed for a private function on Tuesday, February 27th and Wednesday, February 28th. We will still be offering lunch and dinner in our Tapas Bar.

Oktoberfest is Back!

Bear Mountain Oktoberfest at Anthony Wayne

September 23 – October 29, 2017 (Sat-Sun)

The tradition continues! Oktoberfest 2017 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. Check it out for a chance to win a 2-night stay at Bear Mountain next year!

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

Event Times: Festival hours are 12pm to 6pm, the bands play 12:30pm – 5:30pm


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Terms and Conditions


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

Band Schedule

September 23, 2017 | Bobby Heckmann & The Royal Bavarians
September 24, 2017 | Spitze!
September 30, 2017 | Joe Weber Orchestra
October 1, 2017 | Austrian Boys
October 7, 2017 | DSb (Die Schlauberger)
October 8, 2017| Spitze!
October 9, 2017| Alpine squeeze
October 14, 2017 | Alex Meixner Band
October 15, 2017| The Spitzbaum
October 21, 2017 | Jimmy Sturr Band
October 22, 2017 |Mountain Express
October 28, 2017 |The Bratwurst Boys
October 29, 2017 | Heimatklange

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