Held in the heart of the Historic Court District, Des Moines' Oktoberfest returns September 28 and 29, 2018.
The region's finest polka bands, authentic food, tented beer villages, polka dancing lessons, party plaza featuring the silent disco and more will be featured at this year's event. Once again, Friday will showcase our Bier Maiden contest for the frauleins and Saturday will host the Stein Holding competition for both men and women.
All Oktoberfest tickets are non-refundable. Oktoberfest is a rain or shine event. Bring your Friday Oktoberfest pint glass back on Saturday for $5 admission.
Entry gates located on 4th and Court Avenue and another one at 3rd Street and Market Street (by the Science Center Parking Garage).
Prizes, including drink tickets, will be given to those dressed in authentic Oktoberfest attire!
More info at oktoberfestdsm.com
Oktoberfest is a 21 and over event.