Oktoberfest at Cathead Distillery

On September 29th Cathead is kicking off Oktoberfest!

Courtesy of Steven Smith

The event will take place from 2pm to 8pm at Cathead Distillery. Oktoberfest is kid/ pup friendly, and kids under 12 get in free.

There will be live music from Rooster’s Blues, football on tv and gaming competitions. The event will have craft and domestic beers from local Mississippi breweries, food vendors and Ping-Pong, Cornhole, Jenga competitions and more.

Taylor Leatherwood, Marketing Manager at Cathead tells us about Cathead and the community, “We love hosting events here at Cathead Distillery to promote community involvement and bring something fun & unique to downtown Jackson. This is a family owned & operated establishment, and that’s a big reason why the events are almost always kid friendly.”


Courtesy of Steven Smith

Tickets range from $10 to $30, depending on what kind of ticket you are looking for!

Types of tickets:

Entry $10– This ticket gives you entry to the fun with live music, football watch party and more!

Stein Holder Ticket $20–  This tickets gives you entry to the festivities, TWO craft beers & 1 reusable 16 oz custom stein!

Gaming Competitor Ticket $30– This ticket gives you entry to the party, a place in the competition, THREE draft beers, and a 16 oz custom stein. Games include; Jumbo Pong, Ping Pong, Giant Jenga, Fill-up cup relay, Cornhole, Darts and Horse. We are providing a ton of beer & merchandise, uber rides, etc. as the prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place. Each player needs to purchase their own competitor ticket & teams need to have a minimum of 2 players per team. (These tickets are limited, only giving away tickets for 12 teams total.)

“For this event specifically, we’re using local vendors for the food & music, and we’re having a special featuring of Mississippi Breweries. This is always a really fun event for us and we look forward to seeing it grow every year.

Courtesy of Steven Smith

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