Oktoberfest is here! Long Beach is preparing to come alive with the spirit of this iconic German festival. Lively beer gardens, authentic German eats, and traditional games await eventgoers. Here is a list of the festivities taking place in the city in the next few weeks where you can raise your stein, dance to lively polkas, and revel in the spirit of Oktoberfest. Prost to a memorable celebration ahead!
3rd Annual Long Beach Oktoberfest
Kicking the list off is a month-long Oktoberfest celebration at Long Beach Scottish Rite! The 3rd Annual Long Beach Oktoberfest takes place from September 29th to October 22nd, 2023. This lively celebration will feature an array of authentic German beer and cuisine. The festivities are tailored for various audiences, with daytime events on Saturday and Sunday welcoming families of all ages, and Friday and Saturday nights reserved for those 21 and over. General admission is priced at $20, covering entry and entertainment, while food, beer, and wine will be available for purchase. Children under 12 enjoy free admission. For an enhanced experience, consider VIP admission at $150, which includes parking, festival entry, a guaranteed seat in the prime “best view” riser rows near the stage, an official LB Oktoberfest stein, a plate of food (with a vegan option available), and five beverage tickets valid for any beer or wine selection. Note that the VIP area is restricted to those 21 and over. For tickets and more information, visit the event’s webpage here.
Long Beach Scottish Rite is located at 855 Elm Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813
Oktoberfest Fundraiser for Childhood Cancer Research at Port City Tavern