Festival Info

Oktoberfest is a Rain or Shine Event!

Biers of Oktoberfest

The original Munich Oktoberfest celebrated the local bier breweries and their traditional craft. In honor of their noble intentions, the McKinney Oktoberfest features an array of types and flavors. Make sure to catch the Keg Tapping Meet the Brewmaster events! Learn about the biers

Concession Tickets

Skip the line and purchase Oktoberfest concession tickets for food, beer and activities before the festival. Starting September 11, concession tickets can be purchased at four locations.  Find out where


Dust off your lederhosen and tune up your yodel for this year’s Oktoberfest. McKinney Oktoberfest is a family favorite, offering authentic German music, food and bier. Read the FAQs

Foods of Oktoberfest

Come hungry to McKinney Oktoberfest and experience an authentic German feast fit for King Ludwig himself! Featuring brats, sausages, schnitzel, strudel, funnel cakes, roasted almonds and much more. More mouth-watering treats

Map of the Festival

Learn where all your favorites are this year. View the map


Experience Bavarian craftsmanship and traditional wares at the Arts and Crafts Marktplatz – it’s the place to find lasting memories of this year’s festival and gifts for the upcoming holiday season. Learn more

Merchandise - Official

Visit the souvenir tent at McKinney Oktoberfest located on Tennessee St. Square Proper, and get limited edition t-shirts for $10.

See the shirt


Oktoberfest admission and parking are free. A designated zone for drop-offs and pick-ups for LYFT and UBER drivers is located on the west side of Mitchell Park on Benge St. Go to the downloadable parking map 

Round-trip service will operate from First McKinney Baptist Church, 1615 E. Louisiana.  Buses will leave every 15 minutes and will operate during these days/times:

  • Friday - 4 p.m. to midnight
  • Saturday - 10 a.m. to midnight
  • Sunday, September 24, noon to 5 p.m.

Meet the Brewmaster, cheer on the Weenie Dogs or polka to Brave Combo - find out when your favorite events are happening.

View the schedule

Stein of Oktoberfest

Prost! Get your very own official McKinney Oktoberfest MassKrug (liter stein)! This limited edition acrylic stein is sure to become a collector’s item and is yours for only 10 tickets ($10)! Find out how you can get yours