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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 celebrations. 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 – 20 & under must be accompanied by parent or guardian) 5pm-10pm
  • Fridays and Saturdays (21+ only w/ valid ID) 5pm-1am
  • Sundays (all ages – 20 & under must be accompanied by parent or guardian) 1pm-7pm

What is the admission for Oktoberfest?

Wednesdays and Thursdays

  • FREE

Fridays

Admission in September 

  • $10 Online  
  • $12 at door $2 cash discount 

Admission in October 

  • $20 Online through Event Brite
  • $22 at door $2 cash discount 
  • Tickets always available at the door

Saturdays

Admission in September

  • $15 Online through Event Brite
  • $17 at door $2 cash discount

Admission in October

  • $20 Online through Event Brite. 
  • $22 at door $2 cash discount 

Sundays

Admission in Sept. & Oct.

  • $10 online
  • Children 12 and under FREE
  • $12 at the door $2 cash discount

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 Wednesday, Thursday, and Sundays.
    This includes just the table, which is an Oktoberfest-style picnic bench that seats 8-10 people, (admission is not included).
  • There are private party packages as well that include admission, a meal, and seating.
  • CLICK HERE FOR VIP EXPERIENCE

What food are served at Oktoberfest?

Do you accept cash and/or credit card?

  • The ticket window is CASH ONLY.
  • Most bars inside Oktoberfest accept cash or credit card, but some accept CASH ONLY.

Is there a military, veteran or first responder discount?

  • Yes! 50% off admission to veteran, active-duty military, nurses, first responders with ID, badge or DD-214.
  • 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 centrally 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 bottom/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 our WEST lot next to the Vans Skate Park. This is for Old World residents only. Violators will be towed.
  • There is additional parking at the high-rise parking structure in Bella Terra.
  • CLICK HERE for parking map

Where is the Oktoberfest entrance?

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

Is there a security checkpoint to enter Oktoberfest?

  • All attendees must have a valid California ID. Out of state may be questioned.
  • To ensure the safety of our guests and staff, there is a checkpoint.
  • You may be subject to random security screenings/searches and questioning and agree to observe all requirements for entry.
  • Admission will be revoked and purchaser will be removed if not in compliance.
  • 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.
  • 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 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 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.
  • 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 security.

Can I bring kids to Oktoberfest.

  • Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays are family-friendly. All ages 20 & under must be accompanied by parent or guardian 1 - 7pm.
  • If under 21, must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

What bands will be playing?

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

Can we bring our own beer mugs?

  • Yes. You can bring your own beer mugs.
  • We'll be happy to fill them, but we'll pour the beer into our own measured cups and you can then pour these into your own beer mugs.
  • We cannot fill your beer mugs directly.

When is the Oktoberfest parade?

  • Sunday, September 25 at 2pm.
  • We will line up across the street at Bella Terra shopping plaza. We will begin at 2pm and walk across the street to Old World and end in the Festival Hall

Are dogs allowed in Oktoberfest

  • Only service animals are allowed inside during Oktoberfest.

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

I want to be an Oktoberfest Shot Girl. How do I apply?