Do I need to purchase tickets/does it cost to attend this event?
This event is free to the public, however VIP tent tickets are available for purchase. The VIP heated tent will include a 32oz commemorative stein, a premium Oktoberfest beer selection, dedicated restrooms, and full in/out privileges. Check back to purchase 2024 VIP Bier Hall tickets.
The outer area, or general admission plaza will offer food, drink, seating, and live music to the public.
Can I reserve tables?
The Soulard Oktoberfest does not take reservations. There is public seating as well as tables inside the tent, as well as the general admission area.
What food will be sold?
There will be two food booths both catered by Bierman Foods. The menu will consist of a variety of German food.
Is this a family/kid friendly event?
Attendees must be 21 to enter the tent. The plaza is open to Oktoberfest enthusiasts of all ages.
Can I bring my own stein, or a stein from a previous years Oktoberfest?
The VIP tent ticket includes a commemorative Oktoberfest stein, however you are welcome to bring your own in both areas.
Are pets allowed?
Pets will not be allowed inside the VIP area. We suggest you leave your pets at home.
Will there be parking?
There will not be any Oktoberfest parking provided. However street parking will be available throughout soulard.
What about inclement weather?
In the event of inclement weather, the VIP tented area will be covered, dry, and heated. The general plaza will not be covered, but the Soulard Oktoberfest Facebook Page can be followed for updates.
What is the dress code?
Authentic dirndls and lederhosen are not only highly encouraged, but expected. However, any form of clothing is accepted.
How can I become a vendor?
The Soulard Oktoberfest has limited vendor spots available. If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please click here to apply.
Tents and tables are not provided. All food and beverage have already been accounted for.