The event you’ve loved celebrating for 51 years with an elevated experience. Improved music production, beer, seltzer and Cutwater cocktails, less lines, and seamless payment for all food and drink. We can’t wait to show off what we’ve done!

September 2021

FRI-SUN

17-19

FRI: 5-11pm
SAT: 11am-11pm
SUN: 11am-6pm

&

FRI-SUN

24-26

FRI: 5-11pm
SAT: 11am-11pm
SUN: 11am-6pm

WRISTBAND PICKUP

Save time and hassle by picking up your wristband in advance at Tom’s Watch Bar
1601 19th Street, Unit 100, Denver ,CO 80202

Pickup 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).

TICKETS NOW ON SALE!

General Admission
Sept 24-26

Includes:

RFID Wristband
(pre-loaded with $8 to cover your first drink)
30+ bands
Keg bowling
Stein hoisting

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General Admission with Stein
Sept 24-26

Includes:

32oz Official OktoberFest Stein
RFID Wristband
pre-loaded with $16 to cover your first drink(s) – because hey, it takes more than one beer to fill a stein
Access to all the live music, keg bowling and stein hoisting you desire

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VIP
Sept 24-26

It’s easy:

All you can drink*
(*inside the VIP area only)
Free Biker Jim’s Gourmet Dogs
32oz Stein
Access to Private Bar + Restrooms
All the same great beers and seltzers

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TICKETING FAQ’s

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.

Wristbands
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?

Picking up your wristband in advance at Will Call?
Tom’s Watch Bar staff will walk you through the process to activate your wristband

Picking up your wristband at the event Box Office?
Step 1: Go to the “Tickets/Wristband Pick Up” Tent
Step 2: Follow signs to the “Activate Wristband” Tent
Step 3: Follow the quick instructions to self-register your credit card and create a pin code for easy payments

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.

HOW DO YOU DO OKTOBERFEST?

From keg bowling to stein hoisting, live music and more, there’s something here for Oktoberfest pro’s and first timer’s.
Get a weekend pass and you won’t miss out on any of the action.

Beer Hall BEER HALL PREMIUM Hello VIP! Get the most authentic German experience in a shaded tent with the best views of the stage & private restrooms! Long Dog Derby LONG DOG DERBY EXCITING Registration: 11am
Race Starts: 12pm
Sunday, September 26
PRE-REGISTER
Stein Hoisting STEIN HOISTING COMPETETIVE Male & Female hoisting champs will each receive a Breckenridge Ski Weekend for two.
Plus VIP tickets to next year's Oktoberfest!
Finals: Saturday, 9.25 at 9PM
KEG Bowling KEG BOWLING EPIC Go for a strike at Keg Bowling Lane. Beer. Bowling. Enough said! Live Music LIVE MUSIC The Best Polka to late night silent disco, there will be lots of sing alongs, and chicken-dance alongs. SEE SCHEDULE Costume Contest COSTUME CONTEST EVER POPULAR Bust out the lorts (leather shorts) and braid your mane, our judges will be watching you.

STEIN HOISTING COMPETITION

When: Wednesdays July 21 – September 15
Sign up at 5:30pm, Hoisting starts at 6pm
Where: Tom’s Watch Bar
1601 19th St Unit 100

Winner of each round receives a FREE BEER!
Each Wednesday’s Hoisting Champ will receive TWO VIP TICKETS to Oktoberfest!

OUR STORY/HISTORY

CELEBRATING 51 YEARS

Check Out Moments From Last Years

#DenverOKT

OUR SPONSORS

Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring Denver Oktoberfest? Email info@thedenveroktoberfest.com

Interested in repping Denver Oktoberfest? Email info@thedenveroktoberfest.com to find out about our influencer and brand ambassador program.

Have other questions? Email info@thedenveroktoberfest.com.

ARE YOU READY TO OKTOBERFEST?