On September 24th, 2022, Downshift Brewing Company welcomes Ruidoso residents and visitors to enjoy a one-day festival in their parking lot.

With both inside and outside stages, attendees can enjoy live music all around the event. Musical acts from Ruidoso and surrounding areas will be taking these stages as attendees dance the night away.

Contest of Downshift Brewing Company's Oktoberfest 2022

Attendees will be able to participate in multiple contests, including the chance to be crowned King and Queen of Oktoberfest. According to discoverruidoso.com, not only will royalty be crowned, but there will be a stein hoisting contest, a chicken dance contest, and a best-dressed competition.

Performances at Oktoberfest 2022

Some friends of Cool Canyon Nights will also be performing at Downshift Brewing Company's Oktoberfest including Feline Fox and Fungi Mungle. You can expect other talented musicians to entertain you throughout the event including The Hamiltons Show, SPiVEY, Doso Dirtbags, polka music, and Ultimate Jam Night hosted by Tyler Jones.

A Fun-Filled Family Event

Kids 12 and under are free to enter this event. Early bird tickets are available but prices do go up as they get closer to the event. You can also purchase VIP tickets to get in on those exclusive perks, including a private bathroom.

The event will be rain or shine so start planning to enjoy the say no matter what.

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