2023 Oktoberfest

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Event Details

Dates: 10/7/2023
Times: 7 AM - 2 AM
Venue: Downtown Fort Smith
Garrison Avenue Fort Smith, AR 72901


Oktoberfest is a collaboration between the Fort Smith Downtown Business Association,
Bar & Restaurant Committee, and downtown merchants.

Fall Festival
7:00 am to noon
Hosted by Fort Smith Farmer's Market - 2nd Street & Garrison

  • Vendors
  • Activities for Kids
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Face Painting
  • Photo Op with Pumpkins
  • Candy
  • Hay Bales
  • Dog Costume Contest.

3rd Street Block Party
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Family-friendly event at North 3rd Street. The street will be blocked at Garrison Ave and North 3rd along with North 3rd and North A Streets.

  • Vendor Village
  • Food
  • Live Music

Haunted Walking Tours & Ghost Stories
Hosted by the Fort Smith Museum of History
Representatives with the Museum of History will guide walking tours in historic downtown Fort Smith. More details coming soon!

708 Cornhole Street Fling
Starts at Noon
Doubles blind draw/double elimination. Registration is $20 per player. Cash payout 1st, 2nd, 3rd. Players should download Scoreholio App and can register that day, Link to pre-register:

Harvest Market
1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
6th & Garrison Avenue in the First National Bank Parking Lot. Apply to be a vendor!

  • Beer Garden
  • Vendors
  • Food Trucks
  • Carnival Games
  • Bounce-Arounds
  • Live Music Featuring The Crumbs, Big-Michael Kaufman

Show n' Shine Car Show
1 PM - 6 PM
Hosted by Fort Smith Downtown Business Association in the City-State Public Parking Lot at 800 Garrison Avenue.

Pub Crawl
10:00 am to 2:00 am
Hosted by the Bar & Restaurant Committee
Entertainment District commemorative cups are available at all locations so you can enjoy the full experience of Oktoberfest! Be on the lookout for live music all up Garrison Avenue! Participating bars include:

  • 906 Lounge
  • Arlie Muck's
  • Hero's
  • Papa's Pub & Pizzeria
  • Neumeier's Rib Room
  • La Huerta Mexican Restaurant
  • Old Town Grain & Feed
  • Bricktown Brewery
  • The Majestic
  • Club Kinkead's
  • Tipsy's Pub
  • Ben's Hookah Lounge
  • Prohibition


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