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Beer Tasting at the Springfield Museums is BACK!

Oktoberfest 2022

October 6, 2022, 5–8 pm

Cost: $30; Cost for Members: $10; Cost for designated drivers: $5

Springfield (MA)—The Springfield Museums are excited to announce that Oktoberfest is back! After a hiatus due to COVID, the annual celebration is set once again to gather those who love beer and time together in a beautiful setting.

“We are so looking forward to bringing this event back to all those people who have celebrated with us in the past,” said Sharon Ferrara, Visitor Services Manager and co-organizer of Oktoberfest. “Oktoberfest has always gathered happy crowds! We hope even more people will fill our grounds.”

“The Quadrangle Green is so alive when people gather here,” said Larissa Murray, Director of Education and co-organizer of Oktoberfest.

In addition to beer tasting, Oktoberfest will feature The Real DJ TJ Music Entertainment, hors d’oeuvres, and a cash bar for additional beverage options. Age 21+. RVSP recommended!


  • 1Way Brewing Co
  • Amherst Brewing
  • The Boston Beer Company
  • Fieldcrest Brewing Company
  • Fort Hill
  • Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers
  • Loophole Brewing
  • Rustic Brewing Company
  • Scantic River Brewery
  • Skyline Beer Co.
  • Sloop Brewing Co.
  • Two Weeks Notice Brewing
  • Vanished Valley Brewing Co.


  • Beer Fort Brewing
  • Catseyesoup Brewing
  • Matts Brew Research Lab
  • Pixelated Pints
  • Side-Gig Brewery
  • Sparge Homebrew Club
  • StrongHaus Brewing

Rain location: Springfield Science Museum

Sponsored by:

TDBank and PeoplesBank, One Admission/Five Museums,

including the one and only Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum

Parking is always FREE

About The Springfield Museums

THE SPRINGFIELD MUSEUMS are located on the Quadrangle at 21 Edwards Street in the heart of downtown Springfield, Massachusetts. The nationally accredited and Smithsonian-affiliated consortium of museums includes the Springfield Science Museum, the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History, the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, and the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum, the first and only museum dedicated to the beloved children’s book author and Springfield native.


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