Come for “Bier, Freunde und Fun! Join us for a taste of Deutschland in the heart of Waukesha! Nonstop music, food, and Sprecher products.

Rain or Shine…most activities take place under a big tent!

Friday, September 22, 2017

•    Opening Ceremony and tapping of the Firkin, 5:00 pm
•    Blaskapelle Milwaukee, 5:00-9:30 pm

Children's art area with Kohl's Color Wheels

Saturday, September 23, 2017

•    Wurst Beer Biathalon, 9:00 am
   o    Sign up by going to http://www.silvercirclesportsevents.com/wurst-beer-biathlon
•    The Ed Hause Band, 9:00 am - Noon
•    Die Musikmeisters, 12:30 - 4:30 pm
•    Copper Box, 5:30 - 9:00 pm

Enjoy German Dancers and Singers too!

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Pre-Event Ticket Sales are Available!

Purchase your food & beverage tickets online prior to the event to avoid waiting in line.  Tickets are available in $20, $40 & $60 increments.Tickets will be available for pick up at the event "Will Call" window.  The tickets will be under your name and a picture ID will be needed to pick them up.  Online ticket sales will end at Noon, Friday, Sept. 22nd and will re-open Saturday, Sept. 23rd, Midnight - Noon.

Click below to navigate to our online site.  Type Oktoberfest in the " "Search Activities" and click "go".  The list of tickets available will show.  Log in or create your account.  Select the amount you desire and put in your cart.  When done, click on the cart and finish by following the prompts.    

Please note, tickets cannot be used to pay for wrist band!  They are used for food & beverages ONLY!

Oktoberfest Online Ticket Sales

Oktoberfest FAQs
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
City of Waukesha Oktoberfest is free and open to the public. Anyone wishing to purchase a beer must be aged 21 or better, have identification, and purchase a wristband for $2. Wristband proceeds benefit the Friends of the Parks.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking is available at: 
Schuetze Recreation Center, 1120 Baxter St.                                       
Playground near Frame, Frame Park Dr.
Upper Formal Gardens, Frame Park Dr.
East Alternative School, 1150 Whiterock Ave      
Renaissance Manufacturing Group-Waukesha, LLC Parking Lot, 1401 Perkins Ave                                           
Street parking is also available in the area.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
You can bring all your friends and family. Please leave any pets at home along with any beverages. They will be for sale at the event along with great food options. A percentage of proceeds will benefit local community organizations.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Call the City of Waukesha Parks, Recreation & Forestry Dept. at 262-524-3737