What kind of beer is served at Oktoberfest?

Specially-brewed Oktoberfest beer in Bavaria, Germany, 5% ABV. It is brewed by Bavaria Festbeer Brewery and transported in a gigantic tank.

Are there other types of drinks besides beer?

Yes! There is cider, wine and soft drinks.


What are the songs to learn before going to Oktoberfest?

Anton aus Tyrol

Cowboy und Indianer (Kom hol das Lasso raus)

Ein Prosit der Gemuetlichkeit

Zikke Zakke, Zikke Zakke hey hey hey


What kind of food is served at Oktoberfest?

Traditional Oktoberfest delicacies such as Brezel (twisted-knot bread), Bratwurst (German specialty sausage), Schnitzel (deep-fried breaded pork cutlet), Hendl (chicken), Schweinebraten (German style roast pork).

Is vegetarian food available?

Yes, it is. Please ask our hostesses for more information.

General information

Where is the event held?

Leazes Park, Newcastle NE2 4BJ close to the Stadium

What are the opening hours?

6th September Friday 16-22:30 and Saturday 7th September 11-16:30 and 17:30 – 22:30

What happens at the event?

German music, dancing on the benches, singing along with thousands of revelers and of course wonderful German food and beer!

What is the age limit for Oktoberfest?

18 and above.

Are children not welcome?

As we only are in Newcastle Friday and Saturday this year the event is adult only.

What do I do if my question is not listed?

Call, email or Facebook us. We are here to help you! info@newcastle-oktoberfest.co.uk

Can I bring my own food and drinks?

No, customers’ own food and drinks can not be brought to the Oktoberfest. However, you can order from the table or buy at the bar.

Is there an ATM at Oktoberfest?

Unfortunately, no. But you can pay by card. We accept all major cards except for American Express.

Is there a cloakroom at Oktoberfest?

Yes, there is a cloakroom at the reception. We charge a small fee of £1 per item.

Can the event be sold out?

Yes, it can so we advise you to book tickets or show up really early on the day to guarantee entry.

Gift Shop

Can I buy tickets at door?

Yes, you can (subject to availability)

Can I rent Lederhosen and Dirndl at the event?

Yes, you can rent at the rate of £29/costume.

Can I buy souvenir Oktoberfest glasses?

Yes, at the gift shop

What can I buy from the gift shop?

We have great range of merchandise from clothing (dirndl, lederhosen, socks, hat, etc.) to decorations (flag, display truck, etc.) and souvenirs (glass, mustache, wig, lighter etc.)


Are there any special deals?

Yes, but subject to availability and exclusivity have a look at deal sites

Bratwurst in Bread £5

½pint Festbier £3

Jaegermeister shot £3.50

How do I pay for my tickets?

You can easy pay with your credit card

How does it work after I buy tickets online?

An e-ticket will be sent to you shortly. You have to present the ticket at the event eigher on your phone or a print.

What do I do if I want to add more people to my tickets?

Book under the same name and our system will automatically allocate your seats together. Alternatively collect all order ID´s and send us and email. We seat you all together than to info@newcastle-oktoberfest.co.uk

What do I do if I want to sit with my friends who have different tickets?

This is not so easy you could upgrade or your friends could sit with you in your ticket class.

Can the event be sold out?

Yes, it can so we advise you to book tickets or show up really early on the day to guarantee entry.