How to Get to Cap City's Oktoberfest - 2013

September 25, 2013

Planning on attending the Capitol City Brewing Company's Mid-Atlantic Oktoberfest on October 5, 2013? This popular annual event draws thousands to the Village of Shirlington in Arlington, Virginia, but parking is always extremely limited. This video shows you how easy it is to use public transportation to get to the Cap City Oktoberfest. It's always better to know before you go!

There are many ways to get to Oktoberfest without a car:

1. Take the Yellow or Blue line to Pengaton Metro Station; then complete the trip on ART bus 87.
2. Take the Orange line to Ballston Metro Station; then complete the trip on Metrobus 10B.
3. Take the Orange line to Clarendon Metro Station; then complete the trip on ART 77.
4. Try out Capital Bikeshare for an active and fun way to get to the festival. Just be sure to plan a safe way home.

For more information on specific transit options including bus routes, go to For a trip planner, go to

We hope this information will help you plan an easy and safe way to get to and from the 2013 Shirlington Oktoberfest. If this video was helpful, please give it a thumbs up and subscribe to the Car-Free Diet channel!

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Other Car-Free Resources for Arlington, Virginia:
Arlington “Transit How-To-Guide”
Getting around Arlington County
Local Arlington County Bus Service – ART
Virginia Railway Express
SmarTrip – An Easy Way to Pay

Thanks for watching. Happy commuting!

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