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Oktoberfest Weekend

Oktoberfest Weekend

Treat yourself to a spectacular weekend in the mountains and enjoy the best of Pennsylvania’s beautiful fall foliage!

Autumnfest is culture and kitsch rolled perfectly into one. Every weekend of Autumnfest, explore a vibrant world of themed family fun all over the mountain.

Enjoy live musical entertainment of all kinds, discover the unexpected with a variety of novelty performers or hop on the chairlift for an aerial view of the fiery colors of autumn. Artisans and crafters from far and wide will have their handmade creations on display. Choose the perfect memento to take home and reminisce on all of the amazing family memories you’ve made at Autumnfest.

Oktoberfest Weekend


Herzlich Willkommen! That’s German for “Warm welcome!” Get your steins ready and don your lederhosens for a celebration of Germany’s world-famous Oktoberfest! Explore a mountain of German food, traditional German entertainment, beer tastings and more!

Please note that pets are not permitted on festival grounds.

Autumnfest Theme Weekends

Autumnfest activities are open from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. during the following weekends:

Please note that there is a $5 per car parking fee during Autumnfest.

Autumnfest Entertainment

Saturday, October 1, 2016

  • – Walk of Shame | Main Stage | 11 a.m., 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.
  • – String Theory | Paver Circle Stage | 12 p.m., 2 p.m. & 4 p.m.
  • – The Ark Band | Foggy Goggle Stage | 12 p.m., 2 p.m. & 4 p.m.
  • – Joe Dedo | Foggy Goggle Stage | 11 a.m., 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.

Sunday, October 2, 2016

  • – Jason Kendall Band | Main Stage | 11 a.m., 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.
  • – Dwayne Lewis | Paver Circle Stage | 12 p.m., 2 p.m. & 4 p.m.
  • – Street Level | Foggy Goggle Stage | 12 p.m., 2 p.m. & 4 p.m.
  • – Joe Backstreet Unplugged | Foggy Goggle Stage | 11 a.m., 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.

Entertainment is subject to change.

Bavarian Games

Do you have what it takes to be ruler of the mountain? Now is your chance to partake in the Seven Springs Bavarian Games! This epic competition will consist of three events:

Tug of War

Show your might in this team challenge, a classic game of tug of war to prove who is the strongest. (25 points)

Pumpkin Carry

Grab a partner…..actually pumpkin and you are off to the races! This race will test your strength and agility in a 100-yard dash while carrying your giant pumpkin in your arms. (Top three each get 50 points)

Hay Bale Toss

Show off your farming skills in this strength challenge. The goal is simple, pick up a hay bale and throw it as far as you can. It sounds easy… but we will let you be the judge. (100 points – first, 75 points – second, 50 points – third)

You may be thinking, “Why would I want to do this?” Well, the mightiest mountain folk will win a 2016-2017 Season Pass! That’s right, if you get the highest combined score you can show the mountain who’s boss all winter long. Entry is free! The event will take place on October 1-2 at 2 p.m. each day in the beginner bowl area. You must be pre-registered. Registration takes place at the Photography booth from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. All participants must be 18 or over and sign a waiver to participate.

Autumnfest Family Activities

You won’t want to miss all of the fun activities in the Kids Zone, a large tent of fun-filled arts and crafts, games and activities to keep them busy throughout the weekend. Kids will also enjoy climbing the Rock Wall, bouncing on the EuroBungy, riding on the Alpine Slide, running through the Hay Bale Maze and much more!

Pumpkin Chuckin

What is more fun that a pile of pumpkins? Flying pumpkins! Our engineers at Seven Springs have created some awesome pumpkin chuckers. Come hang out in The Streets Terrain Park near the Foggy Goggle to watch the machines our crazy mechanics have rigged up. Vote for your favorite and watch the pumpkin guts fly! Demonstrations will take place at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. each day of Autumnfest.

Family Entertainment Throughout the Festival

  • – Almost Legal Graffiti | 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.
  • – The Daring Douglasses Fire Show | 11a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • – Petting Zoo
  • – Ballonitic Fringe

Entertainment is subject to change.

Autumnfest All-Day Activity Bracelet

Seven Springs Mountain Resort offers a special All-Day Activity Bracelet during Autumnfest Weekends! Think of it like your golden ticket to tons of fun on the mountain! For instance, you can bounce and flip on the EuroBungy countless times, bowl as many frames as you can, splash and swim in the pool and so much more.

The Autumnfest All-Day Activity Bracelet includes: Bowling, Disc Golf, EuroBungy, Hydrobikes, Miniature Golf, Paddleboats, Rockwall, Scenic Chairlift and Swimming

  • – Children ages 3-6 | $16
  • – House Guests and Day Guests | $25

Bracelet Prices do not include tax.

Autumnfest Dining & Features

There are plenty of dining options to choose from during Autumnfest, from the expansive Autumnfest Buffet, to the grab and go Emo’s Pit, the delectable Helen’s lunch offerings or the sweet treats at Gingerbread Dreams.

Autumnfest Buffet

  • – 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Maple Room of the Ski Lodge
  • – Adults: $24.95 | Seniors: $19.95 | Children ages 6-12: $12.95 | Ages 5 and under: Free
  • – Buffet to include: salad station, assorted breads and baked goods, potato pancakes, chef’s carving station, mashed potato bar, assorted vegetables, desserts and more. CLICK HERE to view the Oktoberfest Buffet features during Autumnfest.

Helen’s Lunch

  • – Join us each weekend during Autumnfest from 12-3 p.m. for our seasonal lunch menu featuring fresh, local ingredients.
  • CLICK HERE to view the Helen’s Lunch menu!

Autumnfest Quick Bites

In between riding the Alpine Slide, enjoying the live music or perusing through the crafts, stop by one of our on-site dining outlets for a delicious bite to eat and a warm beverage on the crisp fall weekends. Selections include traditional festival favorites and some new additions!

    • – Big Top Funnel Cakes, featuring funnel cakes, pretzel sticks, and more!
    • – Emo’s Pit, located outside near the Ski Lodge and Foggy Goggle featuring your favorite sandwiches, burgers, soups and more
    • – First Tracks, located inside the Ski Lodge featuring sandwiches, pizza, soups and more.
    • – Foggy Goggle, offering a full bar and seasonal craft beer selection and pizza by the slice

    • – Mountain Perk, inside the Ski Lodge, with a selection of coffee drinks and bottled beverages.
    • – Spud Shack, featuring jumbo baked potatoes, fresh cut fries and our mashed potato martini bar

Beer Features & Sampling


  • – Goose Island Oktoberfest on Saturday
  • – Yuengling Oktoberfest on Sunday
  • – Samplings will take place in the Foggy Goggle at 1 p.m. during Autumnfest.

Beer Features

    • – Blue Point Toasted Lager
    • – Bud Light
    • – Goose Island IPA
    • – Miller Lite
    • – Murphy’s Irish Stout
    • – Shock Top
    • – Yuengling
    • – Redhook Pumpkin Porter
    • – Goose Island Oktoberfest
    • – Yuengling Oktoberfest
    • – Penn Brewery Oktoberfest
    • – Budweiser
    • – IC Light
    • – Rivertowne Old Wylie’s IPA
    • – Rivertowne Grateful White
    • – Amstel Light
    • – Heineken
    • – O’Douls
    • – Redbridge
    • – Stella Artois
    • – Stella Cidre
    • – Bud Lime-A-Rita
    • – Rivertowne Hala Kahiki
    • – IC Light Mango

The Ultimate Autumnfest Family Vacation

Available weekends during Autumnfest: October 1-23, 2016

Don’t let the beautiful autumn colors pass you by! Celebrate Mother Nature’s fall foliage with a family vacation packed with outdoor adventure in the mountains of Pennsylvania… The Ultimate Autumnfest Family Vacation Package makes it easy to completely customize the perfect weekend getaway at Seven Springs Mountain Resort. Here’s the best part: Kids ages 11 and under stay Free! PLUS, we’ll have tons of Autumnfest activities happening at the resort including extraordinary musical entertainment and novelty acts, an arts and crafts bazaar, children’s activities and so much more!

Book 2 Nights


For more information or to make your reservations, please click on the button above or call (866) 437-1300.

Starting at hotel rates are per person for a lodge room, based on double occupancy. Additional charges for upgrades to tower, queen family or junior suite rooms. Package cannot be combined with any additional discounts, coupons offer or contracted rate. $150 resort credit is per person for two nights. Unused resort credit is non-refundable and cannot be applied toward gift cards or additional room nights. Additional restrictions apply. Price is subject to change and availability. Blackout dates may apply. Two children ages 11 and under are free with paying adults. Age 11 and under is classified as a child for lodging. Advanced reservations are required for ziplines, sporting clays, Trillium Spa, golf, segway tours, stables, kids camps, and dining at Helen’s. Hours for activities may change without prior notice. A credit card is required at check in for lodging and incidental charges. Cancellations must me made 14 days in advance to receive a full refund on hotel lodging.

Autumnfest Crafts & Artisans

Each weekend at Autumnfest features a vast selection of crafters and artisans throughout the Festival Grounds, Ski Lodge and Festival Hall. Browse through the one of a kind items for that perfect keepsake!

Festival Grounds

      • – Popcornman | Kettle Corn
      • – Kings Blacksmith Shop | Featuring wine racks, candle holders, fireplace tools, hooks and more.
      • – Lorraine’s Designs | Sterling silver, gold filled, stainless jewelry.
      • – Nuttin From Germany | Roasted almonds, pecans and cashews.
      • – Oopsie Daisy Seriously Pure | Natural and organic beauty essentials and healing salves. Items include lotions, deodorants, pain salves, soaps, face serums and more.
      • – Rainbow Mountain Alpacas | Alpaca clothes, gloves, yarn, fibers and more.
      • – Somerset Humane Society will have dogs and cats looking for new homes.
      • – Grant’s Chainsaw Carvings | A selection of chain saw carved decorations. Carvings will take place on site as well.
      • – Stoneware pottery for the home and garden
      • – Sports theme jewelry, embroidered clothing, home decor items and more.
      • – Hand painted wood crafts and crochet towels.
      • – Hand sewn deer and elk skin purses, backpacks and more.
      • – Sterling silver magnetic jewelry, crafts, dream catchers and more.
      • – Stuffed bears, clothing and accessories.
      • – Furniture and accessories made from skis.
      • – Swarouski Crystal jewelry made on the spot.

Ski Lodge

      • – Stone House Mixes | Homemade gourmet mixes for soups, wine slushy and sweet and savory dips.
      • – Against the Grain | Handmade wooden jewelry boxes, cutting boards and more.
      • – Flowers by Barbara | All handmade flower arrangements with holiday themes, home grown grapevine weathes and more!
      • – Scents by Stacey | All natural soy candles
      • – Scentsy | Wickless warmers, bath and body products, auto and travel packages, wax bars, laundry care and nightlights.
      • – Caricatures
      • – Soy based candles, warmers, lotions, soaps and more.
      • – Beautiful hand made hair-bows.
      • – Custom made chain-mail jewelry.
      • – Scarves, shawls, wraps, afghans, shawl pins and more!
      • – Hand-painted crafts, ornaments and more.
      • – Beautifully designed crystal jewelry.
      • – An assortment of fudge, candy, chocolates, gummies and more!

Festival Hall

      • – Grammie Mam’s Homemade Sweets
      • – Custom Coin Jewelry | 100% hand-cut coins of the world.
      • – Diana’s Crafts from the Heart | Dolls, floral and wooden seasonal items.
      • – Quillows, blankets that turn into a pillow.
      • – TMA Glass | Dichotic glass jewelry. Pendants, earrings, rings, pins.
      • – Patterson Images | Nature, wildlife and fine art framed and matted photography prints and note cards.
      • – Jackson Creek Candles | Soy wax candles in jars, votive, pillars and holiday containers.
      • – Sister of Mercy of the Americas | Crochet items, scarves, hats and afghans
      • – Sandav Studio | Barn quilt art and fine art photography.
      • – Heart to Heart Custom Crafts | Quilted items and wall hangings.
      • – Honey
      • – Necklace charms, earrings, scarf clips, button and silverware creations.
      • – Country crafts, wreaths, baskets, wood plates and more.
      • – Handmade doll clothes and accessories.
      • – A large selection of fabric items. Pillows, do-rags, pet scarves, and more.
      • – Handmade cotton dog collars.
      • – Children’s clothing, baby crocheted hats, headbands and bows.
      • – Chocolate and caramel apples and assorted chocolates.
      • – Wind chimes, wall hangings and jewelry.

Craft and vendor list is subject to change.

Autumnfest Updates

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Autumnfest Policies

      • – As a precautionary measure, please leave pets at home as they are not permitted on festival grounds.
      • – Seven Springs encourages all festival attendees to please drink responsibly. Individuals age 21 and over who wish to consume alcoholic beverages at the event must present a valid state issued ID. To review our House Policy regarding alcohol service, please click here.

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