Downtown San Jose
Bring the whole family. Festivities begin at Noon
Admission is Free to the Public! Kids are Free!
Purchase a Ticket or a Discount 6-Pack of Tickets: Receive our Officially Branded 1 Liter Stein and 1 Liter of Your Choice of German Beer from The Beer Garden
Enjoy festive outdoor & indoor beer gardens highlighting five specialized beer houses serving the finest selection of authentic German beers on tap!
Select Craft German Bottled Beers at our very own
Market Beer Company
Select from The Markets featured German Culinary Options
Enjoy Artisan Market Culinary Options:
Hot Brat & Sauerkraut, Deep Fried Pickles, Pork Schnitzel & Spaetzle, Oktober Sausage Rolls, German Potato Pancakes, Handcrafted Pretzels, German Chocolate Ice Cream & much more
- Join the festival fun and make new friends at our large family community tables while celebrating with artisan food, music and German libations
- Participate in The Market's twist on Oktoberfest Games & Activities
- "Market Bar" will be serving unique German Inspired Cocktails
"Mr & Mrs Oktoberfest"
The 2-Minute Brat Eating Contest
San Jose's Largest Chicken Dance
Dress in your Oktoberfest Best to Win
"Most Creative" Oktoberfest Costume!
Watch Wiener Dachshund Races & Dog Costume Contest
7 PM: CATCH The Sharks
game televised on all screens!
Live Music @ 8pm
Festivities conclude at 12AM
Event is open to all ages, but guests must be 21 years of age or older and present valid ID to purchase all steins, beer & liquor. Additional festival beer tickets available for purchase at the event.
When & Where
San Pedro Square Market
Downtown San Jose's
Most Unique Culinary,
Art & Entertainment Venue