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Oktoberfest 2022 Frequently Asked Questions

  • September 18th thru November 6th, every Wednesday thru Sunday
  • Here you'll find the answers to the most frequently asked questions about our Oktoberfest celebration. If you don't find the answers to your questions, give us a call at (714) 895-8020

What are the days and times for Oktoberfest?

  • Oktoberfest will be from September 18th through November 6th.
  • Wednesdays and Thursdays (all ages welcome – 20 & under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian) 5pm-10pm
  • Fridays and Saturdays (21+ only w/ a valid ID) 5pm-1am
  • Sundays (all ages welcome – 20 & under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian) 1pm-7pm

What is the Admission for Oktoberfest?

Wednesdays and Thursdays

  • FREE


Admission in September 

  • $10 Online through Event Brite 
  • $15 at the door / Tickets always available at the door

Admission in October 

  • $20 Online through Event Brite
  • $25 at the door / Tickets always available at the door 


Admission in September

  • $15 Online through Event Brite
  • $20 at the door / Tickets always available at the door 

Admission in October

  • $20 Online through Event Brite. 
  • $25 at the door / Tickets always available at the door 


Admission in Sept. & Oct.

  • $10 online
  • Children 12 and under FREE
  • $12 at the door / Tickets always available at the door 

How do I purchase tickets?

Can I reserve a table at Oktoberfest and does this include admission?

  • Yes! VIP tables are available to purchase for $200 On Fridays & Saturdays. $100 for Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays.
    This purchase only includes the table, which is an Oktoberfest-style picnic bench that seats 8-10 people (admission is not included).
  • Private party packages are available to purchase and include admission, a meal, and seating.

What kind of food is served at Oktoberfest?

Do you accept cash and/or credit card?

  • The main entrance ticket window is CASH ONLY.
  • Most bars and food check-out stations inside Oktoberfest accept cash or credit cards, but some accept CASH ONLY.

Is there a military, veteran, or first responder discount?

  • Yes! 50% off admissions for any veteran, active-duty military officer, nurses, or first responders with ID, badge, or DD-214 (honorable discharge document). Thank you for your service! 
  • REMINDER: All firearms must be left at home.

Where is Old World Village located?

  • Our address is 7561 Center Ave., #49 Huntington Beach, CA 92647.
  • We are located in Huntington Beach directly off the 405 freeway at the famous Beach Boulevard exit. Take the Beach Blvd. South exit and go right on Center Avenue at the exit.
  • We are in the heart of the Old World Village - a Bavarian village complete with cobblestone streets, imported lamp posts, and European murals.
  • CLICK HERE for directions

Where can I park for Oktoberfest and is the parking free?

  • Parking is always free at Old World!
  • Parking is available at the high-rise parking structure off Huntington Village Lane and Center Ave., behind the Hotel Huntington Beach.
  • Do not park in the WEST lot next to the Vans Skate Park. This area is for Old World residents only. Violators will be towed.
  • There is additional parking across the street at the high-rise parking structure at Bella Terra.
  • CLICK HERE to view the parking map

Where is the Oktoberfest entrance?

  • Follow the signs in the Old World Village toward the Oktoberfest entrance.
  • Do not go to the restaurant entrance.
  • The Oktoberfest entrance is to the right of the restaurant entrance. Look for the giant "Oktoberfest Entrance" banner. 

Is there a security checkpoint to enter Oktoberfest?

  • All attendees must have a valid California photo ID. Out-of-state ID's may be questioned.
  • For the safety of all guests and staff, there will be a security checkpoint at the main entrance.
  • You may be subject to random security screenings, searches, and questioning. In addition, you must comply with and observe all mandatory requirements upon entry.
  • All attendees are subject to the following:  Admission may be revoked, and our security staff will remove the purchaser from Old World if not in compliance with our rules and regulations. No refund on admission should this occur. 
  • Cans, bottles, weapons, mace, firearms, fireworks, contraband, outside alcohol, marijuana, laser pointers, artificial noisemakers, knives, tasers, stun guns, pocket knives, and containers of any kind are prohibited inside the event. Old World is not responsible for any items confiscated by security.
  • No clothing or identifying markers of members of hate groups, gangs, and/or organizations that do or do not engage in criminal or other notorious activities is permitted (discretion will be left to management or the security staff).
  • No re-entry is allowed. If you are purchasing tickets for a group, forward the individual tickets to your group members as we do not have a will-call.
  • Everyone must have a ticket to gain entry to the event. 
  • By purchasing this ticket, you agree to the terms and conditions set forward.
  • Cup stacking is NOT allowed. 
  • We have the right to refuse service to anyone.

Can I leave the event and re-enter?

  • There is no re-entry.
  • Certain situations are at the discretion of our security staff.

Can I bring kids to Oktoberfest.

  • Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays are family-friendly days. All ages welcome. Ages 20 & under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Wednesday & Thursday Hours 6pm-10pm and Sunday Hours 1pm - 7pm.

What bands will be playing?

  • Wed & Thurs Marko from Europe
  • Fri, Sat & Sun The Bluebirds

Can we bring our own beer mugs?

  • Yes. You can bring your own beer mugs.
  • After purchasing your beer at one of the bars inside the venue, we'll pour the beer into our own measured plastic cups, and you can then pour the beer into your own personal beer mug.
  • We cannot fill your beer mugs directly from the tap. This is in direct violation, and there will be no exceptions. 

When is the Oktoberfest parade?

  • Sunday, September 25 at 2pm.
  • We will line up across the street at Bella Terra shopping plaza and amphitheater at 12:30pm. The parade will begin at 2pm, walk across the street to Old World, and conclude in the Festival Hall.

Are dogs allowed in Oktoberfest

  • Only service animals are allowed inside Oktoberfest.

How do I stay up to date on all events at Old World?

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