Dates are determined after the football season schedule has been released. We try to release the dates by March or April of the current year.

The festival takes place at Auburn University’s Ag Heritage Park 

AU Oktoberfest is one of Alabama’s largest Oktoberfest festivals and showcases the craft beer industry both locally and nationally. It’s a great time!

We offer a variety of ticket packages. You may read about tickets and purchase here.

Yes! Designated driver tickets are free and can be found here.

Tickets to AUOktoberfest are sold via Eventbrite, which does accept credit card payments. At the event, various vendors (including food trucks) typically take cash and credit cards.

You can buy your ticket online at Eventbrite.

We offer different ticket packages with a variety of options. Learn more.

The Ag Heritage Park is open to the public, but to enter the tasting areas you must be 21 or older.

Yes, but all dogs must be on a leash inside the festival.

Yes, various food trucks will be offering food and non-alcoholic beverages for purchase. We will also have a designated driver tent setup.

The list will be published as we get closer to the event and some gluten free beer will be available.

We encourage everyone to carpool with a designated driver or utilize a car service, such as Lyft or Uber.

You can get driving directions and the address of the facility here.

AU Oktoberfest is put on by Ithaka Hospitality Partners

We expect more than 2,000 guests in attendance this year, and many breweries offer limited or one-time brews for this event, which can potentially run out.

Smoking, including vaping and the use of e-cigarettes, is prohibited inside the park grounds.

All guests are expected to drink responsibly. Guests who appear intoxicated entering the event may be denied entry into the festival. Guests who appear to be intoxicated during the event may be asked to leave the festival, without refund. Several Auburn Police officers will be located throughout the event should you need assistance.

Outside food and beverages are prohibited. All items in accordance with Auburn University’s weapon policy are prohibited.

Parking will be available in the “hay fields” across from the ALFA Pavilion as well as in the ALFA Pavilion Parking. Street signs will be posted directing you to available lots.