On the weekend before and the week right after Labor Day of every year, Old Germany Restaurant, the City of Choctaw, and the Choctaw Chamber organize a 9-day Oktoberfest under 30,000 sqft of tents and pavilion featuring German food, beer, wine, and dancing. There will be 2,000 seats with some 50,000 people in attendance over the span of the event. The Choctaw Oktoberfest will be held at Choctaw Creek Park on Harper Rd. between NE 23rd Street and NE 10th Street.
There will be live German Music all 9 days during open hours. Musik by the “Alpen Musikanten”, “Das ist Lustig” and the “Walburg Boys”, Auf Geht’s and new this year, Alex Meixner. On stage two they feature “The Geoff Scott Band.” There will be Old Germany Restaurant foods like Smoked Porkchops (Rippchen), Bratwurst, Smoked Bratwurst, Grilled Chickens, Schweinshaxen (Hamhocks), Schnitzel Sandwiches, Corn Dogs for the Kids, real German Pretzel, Potato Pancakes with Apple Sauce, Apple Strudel, German beers and German wine. There is a huge kids area to allow you to bring your whole family. Admission for the 2016 Fest will be $5 per person with kids under 12 free and free parking as well.
In 2016 the Choctaw Oktoberfest starts September 2nd and lasts through September 10th.
Friday, September 2nd : 5 PM to Midnight
Saturday, Sept. 3rd : Noon to Midnight
Sunday, Sept. 4th : Noon to Midnight
Monday (Labor Day), Sept. 5th: Noon to Midnight
Tuesday, Sept. 6th: 5 PM to Midnight
Wednesday, Sept. 7th: 5 PM to Midnight
Thursday, Sept. 8th: 5 PM to Midnight
Friday, Sept. 9th: 5 PM to Midnight
Saturday, Sept 10th: Noon to Midnight