Fly High in the Sky During Oktoberfest at Blue Mountain Resort

Sep 26th, 2016Press Release from Blue Mountain Resort

Palmerton, Pennsylvania (26 September 2016) – Blue Mountain Resort has joined forces with Carbon County and Vertivue to provide guests a unique Oktoberfest experience on Saturday and Sunday, October 1st and 2nd. The event runs from 12pm – 10pm both days and each day will end with a spectacular fireworks display.

While both Carbon County and Blue Mountain Resort have held separate festivals in the past, they’ve combined forces this year in an effort to bring guests one of the most unique and family-friendly festivals in the area. With over 30 craft and artisan vendors, a Biergarden, live polka music with a dance floor, and Bavarian-style food, there’s something for everyone! Tickets are currently on sale at with two options available:

  • $ 5 General Admission – includes entrance into the festival. $1 from every ticket sold will be donated to the Dream Come True Foundation, Blue Ridge Chapter.
  • $85 VIP Ticket – includes entrance into the festival, 4 cigars, $15 food voucher, commemorative beer stein, all-you-can-drink beer, and a VIP lanyard.
  • $5 Ultimate Kids Package – in addition to the General Admission ticket, this package is available for kids 12 and under. It includes unlimited bounce amusements, scenic lift rides, pumpkin chucking, and free access to the pumpkin-painting area.
  • Kids 2 + Under – FREE

Vertivue will provide once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for guests to enjoy a unique aerial experience from its sophisticated Enstrom turbine helicopter. Helicopter rides are six minutes in length and available on a first come, first serve basis. The cost per ride is $50 per person. Two to three passengers will be able to ride at a time, as determined by weight limits for safety. Vertivue is an FAA-approved helicopter Air Tour Operator based out of Queen City Airport. To learn more about Vertivue, visit or the company’s Facebook page,

To learn more information about Oktoberfest and to purchase admission tickets, the Ultimate Kids Package, and a Vertivue helicopter ride, visit

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