It’s that time of the year to raise your steins full of malty, amber lagers and toast your freunde to the changing seasons and the rest of the year.

We rounded up a few pumpkin- and Oktoberfest-related festivals around the United States so you wouldn’t have to expend any of your stein-holding energy on finding a good place to…well, hold a stein!

Pumpkin Beer Festivals
Cambridge Brewing Co. Great Pumpkin Festival | Cambridge, MA
Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin Festival | Philadelphia, PA
Elysian Great Pumpkin Beer Festival | Seattle, WA

German Oktoberfests
Fredericksburg Oktoberfest | Fredericksburg, TX
Frankenmuth Oktoberfest | Frankenmuth, MI
Helen Oktoberfest | Helen, GA
Lake Worth Oktoberfest | Lake Worth, FL
Leavenworth Oktoberfest | Leavenworth, WA
Torrance Oktoberfest | Torrance, CA

Brewery Oktoberfests
Harpoon Octoberfest | Boston, MA
Samuel Adams Octoberbest | Boston, MA
Hofbrauhaus Las Vegas Oktoberfest | Las Vegas, NV
New Ulm Oktoberfest | New Ulm, MN

Other Exciting Oktoberfests
Oktoberfest-Zinzinnati | Cincinnati, OH
Denver Oktoberfest | Denver, CO
Irondequoit Oktoberfest | Irondequoit, NY
La Crosse Oktoberfest | La Crosse, WI
Ocean Beach Oktoberfest | San Diego, CA
Charlotte Oktoberfest | Charlotte, NC
Tulsa Oktoberfest | Tulsa, OK
Soulard Oktoberfest | Soulard, MO
Oktoberfest by the Bay | San Francisco, CA

Don’t see a festival on our list that you would recommend? Tell us about it in the comments!

And we’d love to hear about your Oktoberfest experiences. Send us your pictures on Twitter to @allaboutbeer or post them to our Facebook page. Prost!