You know it’s coming – the annual Oktoberfest celebration is knocking at the door. So how do you get to experience a once in a lifetime event? Tired of waiting – here’s a simple guide on how to buy Oktoberfest tickets in three easy steps. With this article, you’ll be able to know how you can purchase your tickets to attend Luck of the Irish in Kitchener-Waterloo at the beautifully animated Centre In The Square.
How to buy Oktoberfest Kitchener tickets
To buy Oktoberfest tickets, first you’ll need to go to the website for this event. Once there, you can use filters on the left-hand side of the screen that allow you to search for tickets based on the type of ticket, including single day and weekend passes, VIP packages, and more. Oktoberfest Kitchener tickets go on sale to the general public on July 29th. Traditionally, they go for $3/ticket, but if you would like to purchase seats for specific areas of the venue you can expect to pay more than that. Tickets for VIP areas are $3/ticket and General Admission is $2/ticket. Group rates are also available!
What is Oktoberfest?
Oktoberfest is a 16-day festival, starting on September 22nd. It began in 1810 when Crown Prince Ludwig (later to be King Ludwig) married Princess Therese von Preussen (later to be Empress Therese von Österreich). The festival was originally celebrated with horse races in celebration of the marriage. After her husband died in 1868, she wanted to commemorate his spirit and rebuilt the festival; Oktoberfest changed into what it is today. This comes with the history of Oktoberfest
- It is held annually in Munich
- To buy tickets to the event
There are three ticket types:
- General Admission, Active & Chaplain Types
- Special Types – At Trade, Trade Active & Trade Chaplain
Dates and Ticket Price
Oktoberfest Kitchener runs from September 21 to October 7, and the admission prices vary by date and the number of days: General: $20 ($10 per day)Kids: $6 ($3 per day)Single Day Pass: $15 ($7.50 per day)Weekend Pass: $27 ($13.50 per day) As of writing this article, the Eventbrite page states that the festival’s dates are September 14-16. There are 2 options for buying tickets. You can buy them at the entrance OR you can buy them online in advance for a slightly higher price. The prices are $15 for general admission, $30 for premium admission, and $60 for VIP admission. Furthermore, there is no additional vendor fee if tickets are purchased on the day of the event at the gate.
Tips for the best experience
You don’t want to end up at a crappy event, right? If you’re trying to find the best Oktoberfest Kitchener concert, here’s an idea: check ticket prices and be cautious of third options. Once you’ve got your tickets and directions to the venue sorted out, it’s always a good idea to arrive early so you can get in and find your seat comfortably while avoiding any lines or long walks.
Getting to Oktoberfest Kitchener
Oktoberfest Kitchener will be held on October 5th at 2 King Street West in Kitchener. Unfortunately, tickets are not available yet. They will officially go on sale on September 3 so you should mark your calendars! See the Eventbrite page for more details.
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