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Visitor Information

Group Tours


Since 1969, Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest has grown to become Canada’s Greatest Bavarian Festival and host to the largest Thanksgiving Day Parade in the nation. This nine-day festival begins on the Friday of the Canadian Thanksgiving long weekend with a ceremonial “Tapping of the Keg”.

Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest is the third most recognized event among Canadians and attracts over 700,000 participants annually. It’s an opportunity to gather and celebrate – a ritual observed with great enthusiasm and pride. With authentic Bavarian offerings of delicious schnitzel, traditional German dancers and lively oompah music, Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest is sure to thrill festival guests of all ages! 

Experience our Festhallen, book a group tour and receive AMAZING discounted packages including Special Meal/Admission Ticket and fantastic Oktoberfest Entertainment. We've made it easy all in one brochure. 











See Festhallen for general Festhallen information.

Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest will gladly provide information to assist you in arranging your itinerary. Please contact our Group Tour partners directly to make your reservations.

For additional information on area attractions, contact: 
Waterloo Regional Tourism Marketing Corporation: 
Phone: 519-585-7517 Toll Free: 1-877-585-7517 
www.explorewaterlooregion.com  or  jeddings@wrtmc.org

All bookings are based on availability at time of ordering. While not anticipated, all prices and offerings are subject to change.

Accommodations are limited, so be sure to book early! 

Parade Bleacher Tickets (Monday, October 12, 2020) can be ordered through the K-W Oktoberfest Inc. Office at 519-570-HANS or 1-888-294-4267.  

All prices are quoted on a per person basis in Canadian funds and package prices include applicable taxes.

Refunds and/or exchanges, should they be required, will be at the discretion of the Festhalle.

K-W Oktoberfest Inc. has produced this Group Tour information. All rights are reserved. 
All information is current as of March 2017. K-W Oktoberfest Inc. cannot be held responsible for any errors, changes or omissions.

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