11  Days
October 6-14 2017
Festing Safety

Festing Safety

Since 1995, Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest provides a safe and convenient transportation alternative through our Free Ride campaign, courtesy of  Molson, ", Grand River Transit, the Festhallen and Erb & MTE Consultants.

Take the Bus on Us

Schedule information is available in our publications and is also posted in area hotels and at the Festhallen. Free bus transportation is available each Friday and Saturday during the festival from 11:30 pm to 2:30 am.

Pepsi Designated Driver Program 

The Pepsi Designated Driver Program is available in many of our Festhallen. After registering at the Festhallen, the Designated Driver can enjoy free Pepsi while in the hall. 


UBER deal

Get a reliable ride in minutes with the Uber app. Free ride with Uber (for first time riders) - up to a max of $15.00. Sign up with the code OKTOBERFEST2016 at Uber.com/app
First-time riders only. Exprires 11/04/16 




RIDE Program Couon Book

As part of our commitment to ensure that Festival patrons get home safely, Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest supports the Waterloo Regional Police and OPP RIDE program. An estimated 8,000 drivers will be screened through this initiative, and on successfully passing the process, will receive a booklet jam-packed with gifts and discount coupons provided by our many sponsors.