This annual event has grown in popularity over it's short history in central Maine, the 7th Annual Swine & Stein Oktoberfest in Gardiner is this Saturday from 11:30 until 6:30.


They describe the event as a trifecta of beer, food and music. Local restaurants will be serving up plenty of pulled pork and other fine foods and cold beer. The day will also feature many up and coming local bands.

The 7th Annual Swine & Stein Oktoberfest will also feature the 5th annual Maine rock, paper, scissors championship. The Annual Gardiner Beard & Mustache Competition will also be returning for its third year.

This family-friendly event offers all day activities for kids including a petting zoo and other children’s activities.