Octoberfest 2022 - Know Before You Go!

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:

Arts & Crafts Vendor List

Food Vendor List

Music and Stage Schedule

Family Fun Area

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. 

Transportation Options:

- 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:

Android Users

iPhone Users

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.

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