Willkommen to Oktoberfest

  • Paulaner Beer is proud to present the 2017 Oktoberfest at Oaks Amusement Park!

    Portland's premier fall festival features authentic German food and beer, local wines, live oompah bands, polka dancing, wiener dog races, cooking demonstrations, Kinderplatz children's activities, and much, much more!


    CHILDREN ARE WELCOME THROUGHOUT THE VENUE, INCLUDING IN BOTH FESTHALLEN, DURING ALL EVENT HOURS.  GATE FEES APPLY TO ALL GUESTS VISITING OAKS PARK SEPTEMBER 22 - 24, 2017.

Forms of Payment

  • OKTOBERFEST SCRIPT

    One scrip = one dollar.  Scrip is the only form of payment accepted at the Oktoberfest bars.  All food vendors accept scrip. Scrip is available in the Main Festhalle and at the north entrance of the Oktoberfest venue.  Oaks Park's midway attractions and food stands, the roller skating rink, and Oktoberfest craft vendors do not accept scrip.  Scrip is non-refundable.

  • CREDIT CARDS

    Major credit cards are accepted for Oaks Park attractions, ​for Oktoberfest scrip, ​at the Oaks Park midway food stands, and by many of our craft vendors; inquire at each vendor as to accepted payment methods.  Credit cards are not accepted at the Oktoberfest bars or food vendors; credit card guests may purchase scrip to make their food/beverage purchases.

  • CASH

    Cash may be used to make purchases at the Oktoberfest food vendors, craft vendors, ​to purchase Oktoberfest scrip, at the ​Oaks Park midway food stands, and for Oaks Park attractions.  Cash is not accepted at the Oktoberfest bars.  ATMs are located near the main entrance and in the roller skating rink.

Hours and Prices

  • Event Hours

    September 22 - 24, 2017
    FRI     4:00 PM - Midnight
    SAT   11:00 AM - Midnight
    SUN   11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Ride & Skating Hours

  • Gate Fees

    16-61 years old ​  $6.00
    15 & younger    ​​  $3.00
    62 & older        ​   $4.00
    Attraction Prices

    SENIOR SPECIAL

    Friday from 4:00 - 6:00 PM, guests aged 55 and older receive FREE admission, courtesy of KXL.  Plus many food vendors offer discounted senior meals.  Groups and grandkids welcome; convenient bus drop-off for retirement community transportation.

    FESTIVAL HAPPENINGS

    Performer Schedules​
    ​Oktoberfest Activities
    Kinderplatz
    Ride Guide

  • Food & Beer

    The highlight of Oktoberfest is authentic German food and world-famous Paulaner beer!  View our food menus and beverage prices here

  • Ride Hours

    September 22 - 24, 2017
    FRI   6:00 - 10:00 PM
    SAT 12:00 - 10:00 PM
    SUN 12:00 - 7:00 PM