- Things to Do
- Where to Stay
- Food & Drinks
- Plan Your Visit
Transport Options: Designated drivers and rideshare apps
Plan your ride to and from Octoberfest ahead of time! Friday, September 23rd License to Cruise (a classic car show) kicks off Octoberfest at 6:00 PM. Saturday, September 24th Appleton's favorite mile long block party begins with live music at 9:00 AM.
In addition to wonderful concerts, Appleton's Octoberfest includes a variety of delicious food vendors, talented arts & crafts vendors, and fun family-friendly activities.
For specific details regarding Octoberfest and all the fun activities please see the links below:
Octoberfest Map (The majority of related events and activities will take place along College Avenue from State Street to Lawe Street)
Keep Safety in Mind
Large crowds are expected and parking will be limited so car pooling may be a good idea. Also, if you are planning to celebrate with alcohol it is even more important to have a responsible way of attending the event and returning home.
- Use a rideshare app (Uber, Lyft, MARS - Fox Valley Cab)
Lyft Promo Code: APLOCTOBERFEST (Applying this promo code gives the user a $5 discount on their ride on Saturday, September 24th 2022.
- Designate a sober driver
- Take the bus/shuttle
Shuttle From Kimberly & West Appleton: Tanner’s Grill & Bar will offer a continuous shuttle on Saturday during Octoberfest from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM from both Tanner’s locations.
- Schedule a taxi
Fox Valley Cab: Downloading the MARS app allows users to book and pay for rides with Fox Valley Cab. To download the app click below:
For additional transportation options check out Octoberfest's Park & Ride page.
Accessibility Needs: Attendees with accessibility needs can find convenient parking and access to the event by using one of the City of Appleton parking ramps. Click here to view ramp locations.