OUR 41st YEAR!
Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa will take place October 17 - 20, 2019, with Corporate Night Gemütlichkeit on Wednesday, October 16 (Private Event)!
Linde Oktoberfest is located at River West Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave. in Tulsa, OK 74107.
Ranked as a Top 5 Oktoberfest in the U.S. by USA Today!
As one of Tulsa’s most celebrated festivals, Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa has a long and storied history of providing authentic German food, drink, and fun to generations of Oklahomans. What’s not to like about bratwurst, the Chicken Dance, the Dachshund Dash, German beers, Bavarian cheesecake, great music, and thousands of your friends, all together at one place? We invite you to join us this year for our 41st celebration at the beautiful River West Festival Park on the banks of the Arkansas River overlooking Downtown Tulsa.
The 2019 Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa will be held October 17-20 at River West Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave. in Tulsa, OK 74107. The hours for the festival are:
- Thursday 5–11 pm
- Friday 11 am–1 am – (Beer sales end at 12:30 am)
- Saturday 11 am–1 am – (Beer sales end at 12:30 am)
- Sunday 12–6 pm
The festival grounds are at River West Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave., Tulsa, Oklahoma. Huge tents, modeled after the Munich Oktoberfest, feature more than 50 different biers and entertainment. A large, professionally produced carnival offers rides for all ages.
Admission pricing is noted below. Kids 12 and under are free all days when accompanied by parents or guardians. VIP Terrasse (Terrace) Access tickets are also available. Zeeco Family Friday offers free admission from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm for all festival goers.
- Thursday night $10.00 ($7.00 in advance);
- Friday until 4:00 pm FREE!, sponsored by Zeeco; Ride wristbands $20.00 (good all day and evening);
- Friday night after 4:00 pm $10.00 ($7.00 in advance);
- Saturday $10.00 ($7.00 in advance);
- Sunday $10.00 ($7.00 in advance); Ride wristbands $20.00 (good all day).
VIP, Friends Packs, our popular Autobahn Pass and new MassPass are limited and sell out quickly (online sales begin July 1, 2019!)
Gemütlichkeit (Corporate Night) is a private, pre-festival evening taking place Wednesday, October 16th. Reserved table sales begin July 15, 2019. Packages include reserved tables in a selected tent, admission for 30 people and $100 of Festival Money.
PARKING AND SHUTTLES
THE FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE will operate from several locations around Tulsa: The Downtown Loop includes the Blue Dome District, with pickup & drop off at 3rd and Elgin, and a Hotel Loop stopping at The DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Tulsa Hotel, Hyatt Regency Downtown, and the Holiday Inn Tulsa - City Center. In addition, three high-capacity shuttle routes have been established from Trade Winds Central Inn, in the Southern Hills area at Walmart and Oklahoma State University – North Campus. Shuttle service begins one (1) hour before the start of the festival each day (including Corporate night), and ends one (1) hour after close each evening. The Downtown shuttles run every 5-10 minutes; the Trade Winds, Crowne Plaza and OSU shuttles run every 20-30 minutes.
Limited parking is available at two Oktoberfest-managed parking areas located off of 23rd Street (West River Skate Park, $10/car), and off of Southwest Blvd. at 21st Street ($20/car). Handicapped parking is available at the Southwest Blvd./21st Street location. A special Shared Ride drop-off and pick-up location will be available at 17th Street and Southwest Blvd. at the OSU Health Center for Health Sciences, with golf cart shuttle access to the park. Street parking is available along Riverside Drive, between Southwest Blvd. and 21st Street, with access directly across the 23rd Street and Southwest Blvd. bridges to the River Parks River Walk, which leads directly to Linde Oktoberfest.
GERMAN AND CRAFT BIER + BAVARIAN (AND MORE) FOOD
Food and drink are available all over the Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa grounds. In order to purchase food and beverages, festival goers will need to purchase Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa coupons with either cash or credit card at coupon kiosks. A wide variety of vendors means great food choices, ranging from authentic German food to the more traditional American meal.
ACTIVITIES AND ENTERTAINMENT
We’re proud to have our signature bands flown in from Germany to perform at Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa. Whether you’re a fan of traditional German music or local Oklahoma bands, Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa has you covered. JugendZelt (Children’s Tent) has its own entertainment and activities for the kids.
SAFETY AND SECURITY
For a COMPLETE LIST OF FAQS and What to Bring/Not Bring, please click here.
Your safety is our number one priority! We strive to make Linde Oktoberfest a fun and safe experience for everyone, which does mean there are certain rules that everyone must abide by. Most of these have to do with what is, and what is not, allowed into the event.
All patrons entering the event will be subject to a thorough bag check and pat down for security at the gate. Anyone attempting to bring prohibited items into the event may be subject to anything from a simple disposal of the items before entry to a complete denial of entry. Anyone attempting to bring a weapon into the event will immediately be turned over to the Tulsa City Police, who work closely with us and our security team. LARGE BAGS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED.
Please, no dogs are allowed EXCEPT on Sunday, and only registered dogs participating in the Dachshund Dash will be admitted.