CANCELLATION advisory      

The 2020 Rocktobierfest has been canceled due to the ongoing COVID-19 emergency. Stay tuned for details on our virtual Rocktobierfest

Rocktobierfest features two stages of entertainment, including German and rock music, German food, artisans, kids activities, and beverages for sale by local breweries and participants. This annual event attracts more than 5,000 people to Rockville Town Center.

Event Date

Saturday, October 2, 2021
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Rockville Town Square


Free parking is available throughout town center. Locations include the Council Office Building on Fleet Street, and the City Hall lot.

Paid parking is available in the Town Square Route 355 and North Washington Street garages for a flat rate of $5

Dawson’s Market parking spaces are reserved for customers only and will be strictly enforced.

Still have questions? Contact: 

Special Events
111 Maryland Ave.
Rockville, MD 20850
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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Rocktobierfest features two stages of music including traditional German and rock music. The 2020 schedule will be available in August.


Rocktobierfest is proud to welcome a variety of artisans to the event. Apply to be an artisan.


Oysters, barbecue, sausage, funnel cakes and more delights will be available for purchase. 

Kid’s Activities 

Inflatables and amusements are located on Maryland Ave. and are provided by Ultimate Amusements (fee for activities). Visit the kids craft tent for free art activities.