WILLKOMEN TO OKTOBERFEST DALLAS 2019

Welcome to the premier Oktoberfest in Dallas. This family friendly event brings thousands of people across Dallas - Fort Worth for the good food, good beer and good times. This year's annual event, to be held September 28th, 2019 at Flag Pole Hill, just north of White Rock Lake, will feature some of the best local bands, plenty of fun for the kids, and delicious restaurant offerings from brats to ice cream. 

 

NEW BITES + BREWS

Come out and enjoy some of the best bites and brews Dallas has to offer. We'll have everything from Brats to Pizza and Hefeweizen to Kolsch. Our goal is to have something for everyone of any age.

 

NEW MUSIC

The full line-up is coming together. Check back here or follow our facebook page for the latest details.

 

 

The 2019 Line-up is still being setup, but take a look at what we had last year at the 2018 Oktoberfest Dallas.

 

THE 2018 MUSICAL LINEUP

 
 
Bob Schneider

BOB SCHNEIDER

One of Austin’s most celebrated musicians, Bob Schneider, is set to release his new album, Blood and Bones - his 7th studio album since his 2001 solo debut Lonelyland - on June 8th via his Shockorama Records imprint. Blood and Bones captures Schneider at a unique, and distinct, place. “Most of the songs are about this phase of my life,” he admits. “I’m re-married, I have a 2-year-old baby daughter who was born over two months premature because my wife had life threatening preeclampsia. So dealing with that traumatic event while getting older and looking at death in a realistic, matter of fact way, experiencing the most joy I’ve ever experienced along with feelings of utter despondency in a way that would have been impossible to experience earlier in my life, all comes out in the songs. My relationship with my wife is the longest committed relationship I’ve ever been in, so there was a lot of unchartered territory there to write about.” [ read more ]

- BobSchneider.com

 

 

 

Photo by Bill Ellison

PETTY THEFT

Since 2003 Petty Theft has drawn huge crowds to all sorts of venues and events, with a slavish devotion to the music of Tom Petty in all its forms–with the Heartbreakers, solo, with the Traveling Wilburys, whatever shape it may take; if it has his fingerprints on it somewhere, it’s in play for Petty Theft.  Getting it right and playing it tight is what Petty Theft does, rolling out timeless big hits one after another,  lesser hits which will make you think ‘Man!–I’ve not heard that in years!’, and a sprinkle of deep tracks and songs by other artists Petty has been connected with through the years. 

- Petty Theft

 

 
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EPIC UNPLUGGED

"An MTV Unplugged experience featuring a full band with vocals and a string quartet, playing EPIC rock songs from artists such as Pink Floyd, Foo Fighters, Zeppelin, and more!Æ

- EpicUnplugged.com

 

 
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PEDIGO'S MAGIC PILSNER

“Beautiful set of songs that perfectly walks the line between hilarious and heartfelt. Pedigo's Magic Pilsner is a triumph. Drink up, y'all.”

- Rhett Miller, Old 97's 

"All at once complex, ethereal, elegant, and substantive; provoking thought about the choices and situations in daily life"

- No Depression

"Pedigo’s Magic Pilsner conjures a punk rock anguish mixed with the high energy rock and soul of Josh Ritter and Justin Townes Earle."

- Glide Magazine

 

2018 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 
Oktoberfest 2018 Schedule
 
 

HUNGRY?  THIRSTY?  BOTH?

We broke record numbers for food and beverage sales last year, so we thank all of the thirsty and hungry patrons who visited us last year. From Brats to BBQ to Burgers and Root Beer, we have a glutenous menu prepped to satisfy your tastes.

 
 
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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is behind the Oktoberfest Dallas?
Oktoberfest Dallas is an annual event presented by the volunteers from the Exchange Club of Lake Highlands. For more information about the Exchange Club of Lake Highlands, please visit www.lhexchangeclub.org

Can I bring my dog, cat, ferret or any other animal?
Unfortunately, no animals are allowed unless they are service animals with proper documentation.

Can I bring outside food/drink? 
No outside food or beverage are permitted.

Is this a kid-friendly event?
YES! Oktoberfest Dallas has plenty of activities geared for the young ones (and the young at heart), including a special Kid Zone area (free with admission) with all sorts of fun games and activities.

Where is Oktoberfest Dallas located?
The 8th Annual Oktoberfest Dallas will take place at Flag Pole Hill at White Rock Lake, which is located at 8100 Doran Circle, Dallas, Texas 75238.

How do I purchase food, beer and other items at Oktoberfest Dallas?
Vendors will only accept tickets sold at the Oktoberfest Dallas ticket stands.  1 ticket = $1.  Credit cards will be accepted and an ATM machine(s) will be onsite.

Can I bring a blanket or lawn chair to Oktoberfest Dallas?
Yes.  Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chair to relax while enjoying a cold beverage and watching the entertainment.

When will Oktoberfest Dallas take place?
Saturday, September 28th, 2019. The festival begins at 10:00 a.m. and runs until roughly 10:00 p.m.

PARKING TIPS

 

Here are some places to park on Saturday. We'll have parking available at Norbuck Park, LH Presby Church and the KayCee Club with shuttles running all day that will get you to the fun (see Gunter).

Pre-sale event happening on Friday at Flag Pole Hill with The Ticket broadcasting from 3-7 and OFFICIAL KEG TAPPING with Mayor Mike Rawlings at 6pm! See you there! You can park at Flag Pole Hill on Friday!


 
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