Friday Night Kick Off

Join us Friday night for an exclusive Oktoberfest Kickoff Event, or as we like to call it  “The Good Beer, No Schnitzel Event.” Presented by Flying Dog, Friday night attendees receive beer tickets* for samples and full pints of Flying Dog’s rarities, limited releases, and year-round favorites, unlimited food pairings, and entertainment by Fuzzy Match…PLUS there’s the added bonus of FREE admission for Saturday AND Sunday.

  • Ages 21+: $40
  • Ages 21+ and Beer Stein: $48

*Upon entrance, you will receive 6 beer tickets. One beer ticket gets you a sample or you can use three tickets to get a full pour. Thus, throughout the night you can do 6 samples; or 3 samples and one full beer; or two full beers with your tickets. Additional beer tickets will be available for sale at $2/ticket!



Daily Admissions

(Only available for Saturday and Sunday)

PreSale: (available until 9/29/17)

  • Ages 21+: $8
  • Ages 21+ with beer stein: $16
  • Ages 3-20: $5
  • 2 and under: Free





Day Of Sales (at event gate):

  • Ages 21+: $10
  • Ages 3-20: $5
  • 2 and under: Free

SAT/SUN NOTE: If you wear an authentic Dirndl or Lederhosen to Frederick’s Oktoberfest, your admission FREE. Partial dress, German t-shirts, and/or hats do not qualify as free admission.



Group packages are available for Oktoberfest! Complimentary admission is provided to both the motor coach driver and group escort with a minimum of thirty participants. Groups also receive free parking and will be greeted by an event ambassador. Suggested itineraries that include Oktoberfest, a step on guide tour of Frederick’s historic district and visit to the Schifferstadt Architectural Museum are also available. For groups wanting a two-day/overnight itinerary, group friendly lodging is available within close proximity to the event. For more information email


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Frederick's Oktoberfest

2018 Frederick's Oktoberfest

Friday, September 28 • 6PM-10PM
Saturday, September 29 • 11AM–10PM
E-ventplex at the Frederick Fairgrounds