The Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest celebrates 47 years of German style family fun and good times this year. Rated Southern California's #1 Oktoberfest, this Fall's festival offers authentic German entertainment, food and beer!
OKTOBERFEST 2- for-1 BEER PROMO: Purchase tickets for Saturday, September 16
and receive a 2-for-1 Beer Voucher, per ticket ordered. Use promo code "BEER" when
ordering your tickets. Purchase your first beer, and get your second beer on us. You will
receive your 2-for-1 Beer Voucher upon entrance at the event. For more info or to purchase
This offer is valid for Saturday, September 16, 2017 event only. While supplies last.
Offer expires September 15, 2017. Other restrictions apply.
FREE PARTY HAT PROMO: If you are one of the first 100 to purchase tickets for
Saturday, September 23 you will receive a Free Lowenbrau Oktoberfest Beer-Mug Hat,
per ticket ordered. Use promo code FREEHAT when ordering your tickets. If you are
one of the first 100 to order tickets for September 23, you will receive your complimentary
party hat upon entrance at the event. For more info or to purchase tickets for Big Bear Lake
Oktoberfest visit BigBearEvents.com. This offer is valid for Saturday, September 23, 2017 event only. While supplies last.
Offer expires September 22, 2017. Other restrictions apply.
Located in the mountain town of Big Bear Lake, our quaint celebration has always been based on the lore of the world's original Oktoberfest. Over the years, the Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest has become world renown for its own traditions and old-world ambience, celebrating friends, family and good times. A festival like no other, guests are treated to authentic German entertainment; feast on Brats and Knockwursts direct from the German butcher; and enjoy the very same beers poured at Munich's Oktoberfest for more than 150 years!
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From Golden Bear Cottages in Big Bear Lake: Miles: 5, Est. Driving Time: 10 to 12 minutes Go east on Big Bear Blvd. (Hwy. 18) toward Big Bear City. The Convention Center is located on the corner of Division Drive and Big Bear Blvd. Coming from the downtown village area, the Convention Center will be on the left-hand side of the Hwy. Make a left at Division Dr. and an immediate left into our parking lot. (a shuttle is available to the Big bear Oktoberfest)
For more Oktoberfest information you may also call:
The Convention Center at Big Bear Lake Phone: (909) 585-3000 http://bigbearevents.com/oktoberfest/
Ongoing events that take place each weekend include:
Log Sawing & Stein Holding Contests - held several times throughout the day both Saturdays and Sundays.
The Safe Slam Beer Drinking & Beer Pong contests are held every Saturday evening after 8:00 p.m.
Children's contests are held Sundays at approximately 3:00 p.m.
Outside Budenstrasse (Game Booths, Exhibitors, Vendors) will be open Saturdays from 12:00 Noon to 10:00 p.m. and Sundays from 12:00 Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Please note: On Saturdays after 6:00 p.m. only persons 21 years and older will be admitted. However, families with children who have entered Oktoberfest prior to 6:00 p.m. will not be asked to leave at 6:00 p.m.
and runs for eight consecutive weekends through Saturday, October 28, 2017. The weekend festivities takes place at The Convention Center of Big Bear Lake located at 42900 Big Bear Blvd. The Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest provides an excuse to enjoy a weekend away from the stress and obligations of everyday life in a beautiful alpine setting. The festival takes place high in the San Bernardino mountains, approximately two hours away from the greater Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Diego communities.