Oktoberfest Frequently Asked Questions

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Here you'll find the answers to the most frequently asked questions about our Oktoberfest celebrations. If you don't find the answers to your questions, give us a call at (714) 895-8020

What are the Days/Hours for Oktoberfest?

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Can we Purchase Tickets for Oktoberfest Online?

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What is the admission price for Oktoberfest?

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IMPORTANT NOTE

FULL Price Admission Tickets Purchased Online:

  • Each ticket is valid for 1-entry.
  • You are required to go through our security checkpoint.
  • Check times and dates carefully as the front door does not have the authority to give any refunds.
  • Friday and Saturday will be sold online only until 6pm nightly. After 6pm tickets can be purchased at the door only!!!
  • You will enter through the General Admission Gate

Admission tickets purchased At The Door and Discounted Tickets Online:

  • Each ticket is valid for 1-entry.
  • You are required to go through our security checkpoint.
  • Check times and dates carefully as the front door does not have the authority to give any refunds.
  • You will enter through the General Admission Gate
Is there a security checkpoint to enter Oktoberfest?

We encourage our guest to review our safety and security information below prior to arriving at Old World.

  • Please arrive early to the venue to allow enough time for you and your guests to move through the queue and enter Old World.
  • Prior to entering the venue, guests will be searched (pat-downs) to ensure that none of the restricted items enters Old World.
  • We suggest you leave valuable and unnecessary items at home.
  • You may be asked to empty your pockets of all items so that they can be examined.
  • All alcohol and narcotic laws will be strictly enforced.
  • All bags will be searched, and no large bags or backpacks will be allowed.

We reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone.

If you see something that concerns you, please say something to our management or Security so we can ensure the best experience possible

Restricted Items:
(Keep in mind priority number 1 is to HAVE FUN! Just please do it without the items listed below)

  • No guns, knives, weapons, pepper spray, projectiles of any kind, or any other item that could be used to inflict harm.
  • Replicas of weapons also are NOT permitted
  • No drugs or drug paraphernalia, illegal substances of any kind
  • No personal video cameras, Go-Pros, selfie sticks, drones, masks or laser pointers.
  • No professional audio, video, or audio recording equipment - (including detachable lenses, tripods, zooms or commercial use rigs)
  • No unsealed liquids or gels of any kind
  • No jewelry or clothing that could inflict harm
  • No large bags over (10” x 10”), backpacks, Camelbacks or Bota bags
  • No stuffed animals or toys of any kind
  • This list of prohibited items is subject to change at the discretion of venue management

Zero Tolerance For Drug Use or Possession

The use or possession of any illegal drugs will not be tolerated anywhere inside or outside the venue. Security personnel and narcotics officers will be working and enforcing all drug related laws. Do not bring any illegal substances to the event as violators will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. If you are found impaired at the door, security will not allow you to enter the venue. Event staff reserves the right to refuse entry to anyone. Please come with a smile and be prepared to enjoy a fun filled night of music and dancing.

Required Medications

Guest who require medication, should declare this to the guards at the security check-in. Medication must be in a prescription bottle or container and the name must match the ID of the guest possessing. Any needles or other sharp items, must be declare to the security guard. Once at the security check in, any legal drugs without a matching ID or any illegal drug will be confiscated and disposed. No exceptions.

Is there a Military Discount?

U.S. Military (Active & Veterans) gets FREE Oktoberfest General Admission any day with valid Military ID.

Where can I park for Oktoberfest and is the parking Free?

Parking is Free and you can park in the parking lots adjacent to the Old World Village or you can park in the parking structure located at One Pacific Plaza, next to the high rise office buildings.

Where is Old World Located / Directions?

OldWorld is located behind the Bella Terra shopping center, just off the Beach Blvd exit, 405. Just take the 405 freeway to Huntington Beach, get off at the Beach Blvd., South Exit, stay to your right on Center Avenue. Just continue a short distance to Huntington Village Lane, then go right (next to Hotel Huntington Beach). Then left into our parking lot.

Can We Bring Our Own Beermugs?

Yes. You can bring your own beer mugs. We'll be happy to fill them, but we'll pour the beer into our own measured cups and you can then pour these into your own beer mugs. We cannot fill your beer mugs directly.

Can we bring Kids to Oktoberfest?

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What is Family Nite?

Family Nites are Wednesday and Thursdays. We'll be doing Beer Tastings on these evenings. Under 21 must be accompanied by their parents, and not just an adult over 21.

  • Wed-Thur: 6:30-10:30 pm
  • Cost: Free
  • Under 21 must be with Parents
If we're under 21 can we go to Oktoberfest?

People under 21 can join their parents for Oktoberfest celebrations on Wesdnesday and Thursday evenings (6:30pm - 10:30pm) and Sunday daytime (2:00pm - 7:30pm).

Friday and Saturday evenings are for 21+ with valid ID's only (No Exceptions.)

If I Rent a VIP section does my group still have to purchase entrance tickets?

Yes, everyone must pay an entry fee, plus the reserved table fee, including all members of a VIP party area rental.

Click here to buy tickets online.
Click here to reserve a Table & VIP Area for Oktoberfest
When is the Oktoberfest Parade?

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When does Oktoberfest Start and End?

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What bands will be playing Oktoberfest?

We have great bands playing at our Beerfest and Oktoberfest celebrations.

Click here to view our German bands
Are Kids Free?

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What is Kinderfest?

Kinderfest is a great way for the kids to join in the Oktoberfest celebrations. Every Sunday druing Oktoberfest from 2:00 pm to 7:30 pm you'll find fun events for the kids, great food, bands, bratwurst and much more.

Click here to read more about Kinderfest
Click here to view Kinderfest Calendar
What is the Age Limit for getting into Oktoberfest?

You must be 21+ with a valid ID.

If you're under 21 you can attend Oktoberfest on Family Nites or Family Day (Sunday) as long as you are accommpanied by your parents.

Do you have Happy Hour Drink Specials?

Yes. We have Happy Hour specials every Monday through Friday from 3pm - 6:30pm. We offer $2 off beer, wine & well drinks

How do I stay up to date on Events at OldWorld?

OldWorld has events going on year round. If you want to stay in touch and know about the special events, holidays we're celebrating as well as get first chance on limited tickets and discounts you should join our E-Club.

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Where can I find OldWorld's Social Media Links?

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