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1st, 2nd, 8th & 9th October

Oktoberfest

For 4 days only, we’re trading our chainmail for lederhosen!
  • 1st, 2nd, 8th & 9th October 2021
  • 6pm - 10:30pm. Family friendly session only on Saturdays - 2pm - 5pm
  • Tickets from just £15

Warwick Castle Oktoberfest
Event from £15 per person

Oktoberfest is coming to Warwick Castle!

Brought to you in partnership with The Open Arms, this Bavarian bash will have you yodelling for more.

Enjoy an array of oomptastic themed entertainment, a selection of delicious food vendors offering German delights and of course, get ready to raise your steins as you try our authentic German bier.

All set in the incredible grounds of Warwick Castle, this Oktoberfest will have you dancing, hand slapping and yodelling galore. Amazing fun for all the ages – with a German twist!

Oktoberfest tickets from £15, including a free authentic Stein of beer or selected drink.

Alternatively, guests will be able to enjoy a selection of the Oktoberfest’s atmosphere and entertainment within the price of a castle ticket on Saturday 2nd and 9th October from 2pm until the castle closes at 4pm!

Included in Oktoberfest . . .

Important ticket information

  • To visit Oktoberfest, please choose the Oktoberfest event ticket below. Please note this does not include access to Warwick Castle.
  • To experience the castle, please choose the One Day Entry ticket below. This will also give you access to a small taste of Oktoberfest, if booking for Saturday 2nd or Saturday 9th October 2021.

Your ticket includes:

  • Admission to Oktoberfest during your selected time slot. Please note this ticket does not include admission to Warwick Castle during the day.
  • Dedicated Oktoberfest entrance
  • Live Oompah entertainment 
  • Access to delicious street food vendors 
  • Authentic stein of bier

Ticket Includes:

  • One day Castle admission ticket
  • Your ticket on Saturday 2nd or Saturday 9th October includes a small taste of Oktoberfest with full access available when you purchase an additional Oktoberfest ticket
  • Access to live entertainment
  • Rainy Day Promise included

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In partnership with The Open Arms

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Frequently Asked Questions

Oktoberfest tickets are entirely separate to our daytime tickets and can only be booked online, in advance.

You can purchase a castle only ticket on Saturday 2nd and Saturday 9th October and be able to get a small taste of the event during your visit (2pm - 5pm). You can have access to the food vendors but cannot gain entrance to the entertainment within the main marquee.

No, unfortunately 2 for 1 vouchers are only valid for daytime tickets.

However, if you book a castle ticket on Saturday 2nd or Saturday 9th October, you will get a small taste of the event during your visit (2pm - 5pm). Subject to the promotion terms and conditions you may be able to use your voucher for these tickets.

No, Merlin Annual Pass Holders and Warwick Annual Pass Holders will not be able to receive a discount for Oktoberfest at Warwick Castle. 

Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18.

Whilst this event is family friendly between 2pm - 5pm on Saturday 2nd and Saturday 9th October, it does contain loud music and therefore may not be suitable for very young children.

Please park in our Stratford Road Car Park (CV34 6AH) Or using what3words, the entrance to the main car park is ///acid.decks.speaks

Evening parking charges apply. Please pay for parking on our Warwick Castle app once you have arrived. This gives you a ticket to scan at the barrier upon exit.

Our Stables Car Park will be closed for this event.

Evening guests can park for £3.

Guests also attending the castle in the daytime can park all day and night for £6.

Please pay for parking on our Warwick Castle app once you have arrived. This gives you a ticket to scan at the barrier upon exit.

Premium Annual Pass holders receive free parking.

Access to the event will be via gates in the Stratford Road Car Park, follow event signs when you have arrived on site.

No, bringing your own food and drink is not permitted during Oktoberfest. There will be a selection of catering units available for you to purchase refreshments during the event.

Yes, please ask a member of the Warwick Castle team for directions.

Please note, Oktoberfest is located on our Pageant Field which is on a gradual grassy slope.

Please add a carer ticket to your basket when booking your tickets. On the night, you must provide proof of disability (this can be a DLA or PIP letter, Blue Badge, or letter of diagnosis from your GP.) If you have any accessibility questions relating to Oktoberfest or require any further help, please feel free to email us at:  customer.information@warwick-castle.com

Our Oktoberfest event offers a selection of food vendors offering German delights, oomptastic themed entertainment and of course steins of our authentic German bier. The nature of the show will be crowded and noisy.

Whilst this event is family friendly from 2pm - 5pm on Saturday 2nd and Saturday 9th October, it does contain loud music and therefore may not be suitable for very young children.

Kindly note that packages are not refundable if you choose to leave at any time.

No, there will be some seating provided in main entertainment area. Your own tables, chairs, BBQ’s and candelabras are not permitted.

For the enjoyment of all we are a smoke free venue.

No, all daytime guests will be asked to leave site.

Evening ticket holders will enter site at 6pm.

There is very limited indoor/covered area, please come prepared for the great British weather. Umbrellas are permitted.

In line with recent lifting of restrictions we have designed the capacity of this event to ensure a safe experience for all guests.

We are a cashless attraction and only accept card payments

We will have a wide range of food options available, please speak to the individual food traders at the event to make them aware of your dietary requirements 

Tickets will only be available pre-booked to ensure that we are managing capacities in a safe manner.

For all Knights Village guests wishing to attend Oktoberfest, you will need to purchase a ticket in advance.

Yes, please add an under 3 ticket to your basket when booking your tickets.

Whilst this event is family friendly from 2pm - 5pm on Saturday 2nd and Saturday 9th October, it does contain loud music and therefore may not be suitable for very young children.

Most of the event is outdoor and accessible to pushchairs.

Please note, Oktoberfest is located on our Pageant Field which is on a gradual grassy slope.

Family Friendly session on Saturday 2nd and Saturday 9th October runs from 2pm - 5pm.

The evening session runs from 6pm - 10.30pm.

No, the Castle indoor spaces will be closed during the evening.  This is an outdoor event with a festival vibe, with street food & outdoor bars situated at strategic locations and entertainment in the main marquee on the Pageant Field.

You can only visit the castle if you have a daytime castle entry ticket booked.