Rocktobierfest features three stages of entertainment, including German, rock and children's music. Guests can also enjoy beverages for sale by local breweries and participants, food, and an artisan shopping area. This annual event attracts more than 3,000 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.

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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Featured Vendors

A variety of local breweries will be onsite selling their products.  Beverages can be purchased directly from each vendor at the event.  Vendors as of 7/27/2021.

7 locks
Crooked Crab Logo
Dawsons Market Logo
Loan oak
pour vino
silver branch
World of beer
True Respite 2
Twin Valley


Rocktobierfest features three stages of music including traditional German and rock music and kids entertainment.

Main Stage

Time Band Genre
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Capital Effect  Rock
1-2:30 p.m. The Reflex 80's Cover Band
3:30 - 5 p.m. Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad Psychedelic Roots

E. Montgomery Stage

Time Band Genre 
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Alte Kumpel Band Traditional German Music
1:30-3 p.m. Rockville German Band  Traditional German Music
3:30- 5 p.m.  Polkadelphia Polka and Rock 


Rocktobierfest is proud to welcome a variety of artisans to the event. Interested artisans can apply by completing an application by Friday, August 20. 


Food and non-alcoholic beverages are available for purchase throughout the event,