Here is Your Guide to Oktoberfest 2016 in NYC

DNA Info Here is Your Guide to Oktoberfest 2016 in NYC

Lift your steins and give thanks — Oktoberfest is almost upon us.

The Munich folk festival traditionally runs for 16 to 18 days, but here in New York City you can find events throughout September and October.

Whether you’re looking for family fun or a serious party, here’s how your Oktoberfest calendar is shaping up:


Friday, Sept. 16

► Oktoberfest Kick Off Celebration
Where: Treadwell Park, 1125 First Ave, Upper East Side
When: 7 p.m.

Get an early jump on the Oktoberfest festivities at this Upper East Side beer hall. A variety of German beers will be on tap, and ambitious revelers can work their way through them to fill a special passport. There will also be a beer stein hoisting competition with prizes awarded to the winners. The bar will be celebrating Oktoberfest through Oct. 14.