As Australia's largest German festival, Oktoberfest Brisbane returns as a Deutsch extravaganza of sights, sounds, food, fashion and fun for the whole family.
EAT, DRINK AND PLAY THE GERMAN WAY.
ESSEN with German fare with pork knuckle, traditional sausage or German desserts. Wander through the Marktplatz for folk gift-stalls featuring German products and culture, including traditional German clothing designed especially for Oktoberfest Brisbane
TRINKEN in the Munich Biergarten or Oktoberfest Tent with friends, and sample the German bier, handcrafted, specially-made-for-Oktoberfest. Or here for the first time in Australia, enjoy red, white and sparkling wines from the Brogsitter Weinguter established in the 1600s and situated on the picturesque Ahr River in Germany.
SPIELEN with yodellers, authentic German dancers, leg-slappers and cowbell ringers throughout the festival and dance the days and nights with The Bavarian Oktoberfest Band, direct from Munich. Or enter the Miss Oktoberfest Brisbane Competition, the Schnucki Dirndl + Lederhosen Fashion Parade, or grow the best beard in Brisbane and take out the Beardmeister 2016 title. Enjoy Family Fun Day each Sunday, with activities galore for the kids in The Kinder-Zone. Have fun with rides, petting zoo and baby animals, face painting and the puppet show.
Check the full program here.
Tickets: Save online here or available on the day at The Gate.
Book the Full Bavarian VIP Experience here.
Friday 11 – Sunday October 13
Friday 18 – Sunday October 20
Friday 6 & 13: 4pm - 12midnight
Saturday 7 & 14: 11am - 12midnight
Sunday 8 & 15: 11am - 8pm
The Brisbane Showgrounds, 600 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills