FAQ

Drinks

What kind of beer is served at Oktoberfest?

Specially-brewed Oktoberfest beer in Bavaria, Germany, 5% ABV. It is brewed by Bavaria Festbeer Brewery and transported in a gigantic tank.

Are there other types of drinks besides beer?

Yes! There is cider, wine and soft drinks.

Entertainment

What are the songs to learn before going to Oktoberfest?

Anton aus Tyrol

Cowboy und Indianer (Kom hol das Lasso raus)

Fliegerlied
Ein Prosit der Gemuetlichkeit

Zikke Zakke, Zikke Zakke hey hey hey

Food

What kind of food is served at Oktoberfest?

Traditional Oktoberfest delicacies such as Brezel (twisted-knot bread), Bratwurst (German specialty sausage), Schnitzel (deep-fried breaded pork cutlet), Hendl (chicken), Schweinebraten (German style roast pork).

Is vegetarian food available?

Yes, it is. Please ask our hostesses for more information.

General information

Where is the event held?

Queen’s Park Recreational Ground Queen’s Drive Glasgow G42 8BS

What are the opening hours?

12th to 14th September – Thursday and Friday 16-23, Saturday 11:30-16:30 on Saturday Afternoon and 17:30-23:00 on Saturday Evening.

What happens at the event?

German live music and DJ, dancing on the benches, singing along with thousands of revelers and of course wonderful beer!

What is the age limit for Oktoberfest?

18 and above only this year

Are children not welcome?

We think it´s better as beer is involved to leave kids at home.

What do I do if my question is not listed?

Please email us. We are here to help you! Info@glasgow-oktoberfest.co.uk

Can I bring my own food and drinks?

No, customers’ own food and drinks can not be brought to the Oktoberfest. However, you can buy food and drinks in the tent.

Is there an ATM at Oktoberfest?

Unfortunately, no. But you can pay by card. We accept all major cards except for American Express.

Is there a cloakroom at Oktoberfest?

Yes, there is a cloakroom at the reception. We charge a small fee of £1 per item.

Can the event be sold out?

Yes, it can we advise you to book tickets or show up really early on the day to guarantee entry.

Gift Shop

Can I buy tickets at door?

Yes, you can (subject to availability). You find the tickets in the reception just inside the tent

Can I rent Lederhosen and Dirndl at the event?

Yes, you can rent at the rate of £29/costume for the evening. You pay an additional deposit of £21, in case you want later you can keep it or you get the deposit back. This is done at the sovenier shop.

Can I buy souvenir Oktoberfest glasses?

Yes, we have a souvenir shop where you can buy different things from Oktoberfest.

What can I buy from the gift shop?

We have great range of merchandise from clothing (dirndl, lederhosen, socks, hat, etc.) to decorations (flag, display truck, etc.) and souvenirs (glass, mustache, wig, lighter etc.)

Tickets

Are there any special deals?

Yes, but they are subject to availability and exclusivity.

 

Thu: £0 entry

Crisps £1.5
1/2 pint of German Oktoberfest beer £3
Bavarian sausage with fries £8.5

 

Sat – afternoon shift: entrance £6 – deal for 4 people

Schnizel with fries £10 (per plate)
Bottle of Sekt £39 (per bottle)

How do I pay for my tickets?

You can easy pay with your credit card

How does it work after I buy tickets online?

An e-ticket will be sent to you shortly. You have to present the ticket at the event. Alternative you just show you ticket on your mobile than we scan this.

What do I do if I want to add more people to my tickets?

Book under the same name and our system will automatically allocate your seats together. Alternative send us and email with the differnt order ID´s you have after there booking and we seat you all together.

What do I do if I want to sit with my friends who have different tickets?

Contact us via email. I general we can sit your friends with you in the lower ticket, if they have a higher level ticket you need to upgrade to the same as they have.

Can the event be sold out?

Yes, it can so we advise you to book tickets or show up really early on the day to guarantee entry.