Third Thursday - October 20th
Das Oktoberfest findet in Little Falls statt!
Wilkommen in Little Falls! Get out your lederhosen and dirndl dresses, dust off your beer stein, and put a bow on your weiner dog ... because Oktoberfest comes to Little Falls on Third Thursday, October 20th! Be sure to come down to Main Street to enjoy all the Bavarian-themed fun, to include the awesome live music by Shawn Smith (The Big Sexy from the hit NBC reality show, The Voice)! You will also enjoy live comedy, talented street musicians and buskers, free beer, wine and moonshine tastings, a free scary movie, and MORE!
While you yodel with joy from the overdose of Bavarian culture, be sure to take advantage of some seriously awesome Third Thursday shopping and fun events for the whole family! Here are just a FEW of the really great things for your family to do in Little Falls on this Third Thursday:
- Pumpkin Bowling and Games! Free candy and prizes, from 3:30-to-6:30pm on N. Second Street!
- Shawn Smith (The Big Sexy)! Enjoy the awesome music of Shawn Smith, who appeared as The Big Sexy on NBC's hit reality show, The Voice! The show starts at 7:30 pm at the Clocktower Park. (In case of rain, the show will move indoors to the Renaissance).
- Street Entertainment and Buskers! From 4:30-to-6:30pm explore Main Street and Canal Place to enjoy comedy by Michael Cecconi, magic by Brian Foley, and street music by Kevin Alexander, Mike Lonis and Steve Woods!
- Coffee House at MVCA! Enjoy Irish ghost tales and music with the local group Irish Settlement Road (Mike Hoke, Chris Hoke, Tavia Pellani and Mike Carroll). 6:30-to-8pm at the MVCA.
- FREE Scary Movie! Enjoy a free showing of The Visit at Valley Cinema, at 7pm!
- Adult Story Hour! Enjoy Christian Avis reading from his work on a smart-aleck detective in a magical kingdom! From 5:30-to-6:30pm at Gansevoort House Books.
- Leslie Kubica and the Matchstick Menagerie! Join in a musical adventure to ignite creativity, from 4:30-to-6:30pm, on Second Street behind the Price Chopper.
- Costume Contests! Two free costume contests at Dragon's Lair, from 4:30-to-6:30pm. Also, free chalk art with local artist Mark Verri!
- Courage Quest! Enjoy make-believe adventures and a haystack obstacle course, from 6-to-6:30 behind Little Falls Dental! Dress as your favorite super hero or villain, or don't; the choice is yours!
To get ready to party Bavarian style, be sure to brush up on your Oktoberfest German!
For all the details, be sure to download the Third Thursday brochure as a pdf file (mobile users be aware - this is a 4mb downbload)!