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Lace up your lederhosen and dirndls! IX Art Park is kicking it Old World style with our FREE and family-friendly IXtoberfest. Featuring live music by ELBY BRASS and Wandering Cabaret, contests for best German costume, best Chicken dance and best mustache (real or fake!), a special first look at Charlottesville-themed children's book ABCville, Bavarian-inspired food by Royalty Gourmet Cupcakery Catering and Events, hammerschlagen (with a kid-friendly pumpkin version!), and plenty of beer.

  • 2:00 PM - IXtoberfest begins!

  • 2:30 PM - Flash Your Stache! Mustache Contest

  • 3:00 PM - Wandering Cabaret performs

  • 3:45 PM - Chicken Dance Contest

  • 4:00 PM - ELBY BRASS

  • 5:30 PM - German Costume Contest

Earlier Event: October 18
Hocus Pocus Shadowcast
Later Event: October 19
Tales from the Stripped Burlesque