Maifest - The Spring Oktoberfest
Join the next best thing to Oktoberfest!
Oktoberfest in May? YUP! Well sort of…The Annual Big Bear Lake Maifest is the little sister to Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest, a traditional German springtime celebration that dates back to the 18th century.
While Maifest is scaled back a bit from her big sister Oktoberfest, there’s one thing for certain and that is she packs a big punch! Here’s what you can expect…
• Festive Maypole – Adorned with Colorful Ribbons• Maibock (Traditional German Springfest Beers)• Maibowle (Champagne-style punch)• Sizzling Bratwursts Hot Off the Grill • Homemade Sauerkraut • Fresh Pretzels • Apple Strudel w/ Vanilla Sauce • Live Band • Entertainment • Kids’ Activities • Log-Sawing Contests • Stein Holding Competitions • Corn-Hole Toss
May 21 - 1 pm to 11 pm
May 28 & 29 - 1 pm to 11 pm