Days Until Oaktoberfest:


Saturday October 5th 11AM - 7PM and Sunday, October 6th 10AM - 5PM!

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The Brew


Meet incredible Brewers whose beer will delight you and keep you coming back for more!

200+ craft beers, the HopTech Homebrewers’ Alley, the Red Oak Realty Wine Pavilion, and more…

Dance And Be Merry!


Deep gratitude to our 2018 artists & performers for making Oaktoberfest so uniquely and beautifully…Oakland!

2019 Entertainment Line Up Coming Soon!

Deutscher Musikverein of San Francisco
Since 1938, the Deutscher Musikverein has entertained audiences around the San Francisco Bay Area with traditional German marches, polkas, European folk and concert pieces in addition to favorites of jazz, pop and Broadway. Founded by a group of German-Americans as a hobby community band, the band today includes amateur and professional musicians of many nationalities and vintages and continues to contribute to the cultural activities of the San Francisco Bay Area.
Rob Reich Trio
Rob Reich Trio will perform a lively and creative concert of classic and original tunes, featuring Rob Reich on accordion. Rob is quintessentially what makes the Oakland music scene a vibrant and vital mecca for independent music; he’s become one of its stalwart underground artists. He starting studying piano at age three. After graduating with a degree in Music Composition from Oberlin Conservatory of Music, he moved to Oakland, where he discovered the accordion, now his primary instrument. He is best known for his work with Circus Bella, Gaucho, and Tin Hat.

Catch the Rob Reich Trio at Bavarian Hall from 1:00PM – 2:30PM!

Super NintenBros
Super NintenBros are an Alternative/rock band from the East Bay area writing personal and relatable songs filled with shredding solos and high energy.

Catch them at the Bavarian Hall from 5:30PM – 7:00PM!

Skyline High School Second Line & Jazz Ensemble
Join the Skyline High School Second Line & Color Guard for Oaktoberfest’s Opening Ceremony + Keg Tapping on Saturday, September 29th!
Dancing In The Dimond
Dancing In the Dimond” on Saturday, September 29th is presented by About The Music in partnership with the All The Way Live Foundation. The dance zone features performances by New Style Hustle, House of Energi, The Krow, Warriors of Rhythm and Playboyz Inc and DJ’s Rahiem Jihad, Kincaid, Riddm, Eric Groove, CPJ and special guest OVEOUS with Master of Ceremonies Power Serge and CoFlo.
Deutscher Musikverein of San Francisco
Rob Reich Trio
Super NintenBros
Skyline High School Second Line & Jazz Ensemble
Dancing In The Dimond

Our Appreciation


Thank you 2018 Sponsors! Your dedication to community helps make this day possible!


2019 Tasting Packages

Purchase HERE

Thank You for your generous support – See you at the Festival!

*Day-of ticket prices are $6/ticket and $25/four pours & stein package


Where Are We?

Getting There:

Getting to Oaktoberfest is easy and painless! We are located at the intersection of Fruitvale Ave and MacArthur Blvd in Oakland, California. We are near Hwy 580, Hwy 13 and Hwy 880. We are near AC Transit lines NL, 20, 21, 57, 96, and 339 and a short ride (or 2 mile walk) from Fruitvale Bart.

We have self service bicycle parking.

See You Soon!

Contact Us


We would love to hear from you!

Contact Info
Email and Phone

General Inquiries:



Executive Director

Daniel Swafford


Director of Entertainment & Marketing

Candi Martinez Carthen

Vendor and Volunteer Coordinator 

Aurice Guyton 

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