Join us as we celebrate Oktoberfest! Bea McNally’sCzig Meister Brewing Co.Homebrew University and Man Skirt Brewing will host activities, contests, music, drinks and food at their Platz through regular operating hours. This Oktoberfest is a family friendly event; there will also be a variety of non-alcohol related activities.

This year Bea McNally’s will kick-off Oktoberfest by hosting “The Rock of New Jersey” 105.5 WDHA on Friday, September 29, 2017 from 5-7PM. WDHA reaches a sizeable audience in a number of counties throughout Northern New Jersey. They will have their street team, prize wheel & games on site! Bea’s beer truck containing authentic German beers from Munich, Germany will host a keg tapping at 6PM “LIVE” on WDHA 105.5!
Continuing the entertainment, Czig Meister also have a celebratory keg tapping on Saturday at 12:30PM, including a packed schedule of activities. Signup for activities and contests will be available at each Platz (brewery) corresponding to location. Sign-up begins at 12PM.


Oktoberfest will also incorporate a “$2 tasting/downtown deals” promotion throughout Hackettstown. Businesses displaying the white “HKTWN” flag will be an indication of who is participating in this promotion. So look out for the white flag to grab some great deals and tastes of the town!


  1. Czig Meister Brewing (106 Valentine St.)
  2. Man Skirt Brewing (144 Main St.)
  3. Homebrew University will be on premise at Czig Meister
  4. NEW PLATZ – Bea McNally’s (109 Gand Ave.)


Bea McNally’s Oktoberfest Activities:

Beer truck all weekend long (Friday – Sunday)
Authentic German Brewed Beers from Munich, Germany + American brewed beers
Craft Cocktails & Wine
Parking lot tent
Grilled Food inside and out
Bands all weekend long
Saturday Contests


Czig Meister & Man Skirt Oktoberfest Activities:

12:30/1:00 – Barrel Tapping (Czig)

3:00 – Wiener Dog Race (Czig) Race info click here

4:00 – Barrel Roll Race (ManSkirt)

6:00 – Grain Bag Toss (Czig)

7:00 – Stein Hold (ManSkirt)


The Polka Brothers & Edelweiss Passaic Dancers will perform from 3:00 through 7:00, with the dancers alternating between the platz.

Warren of Homebrew University will also be conducting Brewing Demos throughout the day at the Czig Meister Platz.

List of food Vendors: Philly Pretzel HackettstownC & L Subs n GrubBea McNally’sPandan Room/TOPO RestaurantTracey’s Candy ShoppeKilhaney’s PicklesDavila’s Pizzeria & RestaurantJames on MainMarley’s Gotham Grill, & Hackettstown Health Foods


For more information, contact a participating brewery or call the BID office at 908-850-5004.

Vendor Registration:

Vendor Registration is now CLOSED

Thank you to our sponsors for their continued support

3 Response Comments

  • Jc ConzenSeptember 23, 2017 at 3:23 PM

    You don’t give anytime on Friday for events what time on Friday does it begin

    • htwnbidSeptember 25, 2017 at 10:27 AM

      Hi Jc,

      The event will kickoff at 5pm on Friday at Bea McNally’s, Man Skirt Brewing, and Czig Meister Brewing. Bea McNally’s will host “The Rock of New Jersey” WDHA 105.5 Radio Station from 5pm-7pm, with a keg tapping at 6pm!


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