Is OktoberFest Ticketed?
A RFID band is required to access food & drink at OktoberFest.
Ages 12 and Under
Kids are allowed with an adult or legal guardian.
All food & beverage purchases will be made via RFID this year.
Your wristband will act as your entrance ticket as well as your payment system for all food and drink at Oktoberfest. Cash and credit cards will not be accepted as payment options. RFID must be used at all food and beverage booths.
How do I get my wristband?
Save time and hassle by picking up your wristband in advance at Tom’s Watch Bar located at 1601 19th Street, Unit 100, Denver, CO 80202 during the following times:
• Thursday, September 23: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
• Friday, September 24: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
If you are unable to get your wristband in advance you may pick it up the day of at one of the two main festival entrances (see map above).
How do I activate my wristband?
What happens if I lose my wristband? Can someone else use it to make purchases at Oktoberfest?
You’re protected: credit card payments are PCI-compliant and protected with a pin code should you lose your wristband.
Is proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test required for entry?
Not at this time.
Can I bring my dog?
Yes! Dogs are allowed any day of the event.