Oktoberfest Starts in

The German American Klub of Indianapolis Presents the 48th Annual Oktoberfest

Indianapolis’ True Oktoberfest

  • Thursday, September 8:  4 to 10 pm
  • Friday, September 9:  4 to 11 pm
  • Saturday, September 10:  4 to 11 pm


  • $5.00 per person, 12 and under fee
  • Members of the The German-American Klub get in free when you show your membership card!
    • New members who join at Oktoberfest and have your cost of admission “refunded” via food/beverage tickets

Traditional German Food & Drink

  •  Featuring Paulaner’s Oktoberfest Bier

Paulaner Pavilion Stage Entertainment

  • Thursday: Polkamotion, die Fledermäuschen Tanzgruppe
  • Friday: Jay Fox & the Jammin’ Germans, die Fledermäuschen Tanzgruppe, and Polkamotion
  • Saturday: Liederkranz German Band, Jay Fox and the Jammin ‘Germans,  die Fledermäuschen Tanzgruppe, and Polkamotion

Biergarten Stage Entertainment

  • Thursday: Steve Bogard, Wayne Pennington & The Poor Valley
  • Friday: Steve Bogard, Liederkranz German Band, and 3rd Generation
  • Saturday: Steve Bogard, Liederkranz German Band, and 6 Foot Blonde

Oktoberfest Volunteers Needed

We have a wide range of opportunities to help: from serving bier, to serving food, to staffing entrance gates, to staffing ticket booths; from more physical jobs to jobs that can be done seated; from a single to multiple 4 hour shift one night or several nights. There is a job for everyone! Are you a parent of a child, or know of service organization who is in need of service hours? We can find a job for them. We have jobs for every ability.

As a thank you, volunteers who work are receive free food and beverages. We also have a thank you luncheon a few weeks following Oktoberfest. For those individuals wishing to help by serving bier or wein, please make sure that your server permit is valid or renew or obtain a permit ASAP.

In addition to Oktoberfest itself, set up help starting on the Sunday before and the Sunday after are greatly appreciated and needed.

For more information, please contact Patty Johns via pjohns@ibj.com or 317–445–3929

2022 Oktoberfest Flyer
2022 Entertainment Schedule