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OPENING CEREMONIES: KITCHENER - WATERLOO
October 11, 2019 11:15 am
King & Frederick Street
70 King Street East
Kitchener, ON

OPENING CEREMONIES: KITCHENER - WATERLOO

The fanfare of trumpeters will be sounding from the rooftops on Friday, October 11th, 2019 at 11:15 am, announcing the Official Opening of the 51st annual Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest, North America's largest Bavarian festival!

Join us for our annual keg tapping. Visitors can look forward to German dance performances, festive music & food and drink. Make sure to stop off at our official retail store located at 17 Benton Street for all of your "oktoberfesting" needs!

Since 1969, the Festival has grown from a weekend event in one Festhalle, to a nine-day, internationally famous Festival that attracts more than 700,000 participants.


Honoured guests and dignitaries will accompany our President, Tim Beckett, the newly crowned Miss Oktoberfest and our favourite ambassador Onkel Hans in kicking off the nine days of celebration and the Spirit of Gemuetlichkeit.

This year's Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest is bigger and better than ever with over 40 Family & Cultural Events and Festhallen. There is certainly something for everyone at Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest.

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Erntefest - Harvest Festival


2019-10-11 10:00:00
Schneider Haus National Historic Site
466 Queen Street S.
Kitchener, ON
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Victorian Thanksgiving at Woodside


2019-10-11 12:00:00
Woodside National Historic Site
528 Wellington Street N.
(off Spring Valley Road)
Kitchener, ON
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UpTown Waterloo Great Oktoberfest Barrel Race


2019-10-20 11:00:00
Waterloo Public Square
75 King Street S.
Waterloo
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Willkommen!- A German Celebration


2019-10-20 12:00:00
Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum
10 Huron Road
Kitchener, Ontario
Next Events!

Kitchener Oktoberfest Atom Tournament


2019-10-25 07:00:00
Activa Sportsplex
Kitchener Auditorium Complex
Grand River Arena
Don McLaren Arena
Lions Arena

What’s your Ultimate Oktoberfest Experience?
Discover it at Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest!

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