Ladies and gentlemen, the time has come to don your Dirndl or Lederhosen as Australia's largest German festival returns to Brisbane Showgrounds for two spectacular weekends of delicious food, world-famous beers and exciting traditional entertainment!
Get ready to feast your eyes on all things German at Oktoberfest Brisbane on Oktober 5-7 & 12-14 as Brisbane Showgrounds comes to life with Oktoberfest Brisbane's famous Bavarian flair.
All are welcome to join in the culturally-rich festivities. There will be the always popular Oktoberfest Tent, Munich Biergarten, traditional stalls and an exciting entertainment line-up. Here's what to look forward to in 2018!
From Schnitzels to Pretzels and everything in between, your taste buds will be set alight while indulging in the authentic flavours and treats the Festival has to offer.
Why not start your Saturday morning with a traditional Bavarian Breakfast, allowing you to completely immerse yourself in German traditions and start the weekend off as a true German local?
A spectacular line-up of live entertainment is set to ignite the Oktoberfest tent with music by the Bavarian Oompah band 'Münchner Buam', Heidi the Yodeller and Alpenrosen Dance Group.
Kids will find hours of entertainment in our KinderZone, where they can experience a traditional Kasperltheater Puppet Show and be dazzled by countless performances on the Kinder stage. Also, new to this year, kids can enjoy FREE RIDES all day on Sundays!
Feel the urge to join in? Start the training and prep your grooming, the annual Miss Oktoberfest Brisbane, Beardmeister and Bavarian Strongman competitions will be running throughout the festival, a crowd favourite not to be missed.
Take a break after a jam-packed day of German fun in the Munich Biergarten, where you can relax and enjoy the atmosphere of Oktoberfest Brisbane, all the while treating yourself to a world-class German beer.
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No wonder Oktoberfest Brisbane rates in the Top 10 Oktoberfest events in the world! Don't miss this cultural extravaganza! Get your tickets today at OktoberfestBrisbane.com.au