Newport Beach


Sat. & Sun. Noon-8pm

Reminder! OCtoberfest OC is a 21 & Over Event! No Persons Under the Age of 21 will be allowed to Enter the Venue Area.


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OC Bier Stein

Don’t wait in line at the door. Pre-order the inaugural 2018 OCtoberfest commemorative bier stein. It is a fun way to enjoy and remember the event.

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Food & Beverage

Enjoy authentic Bavarian bratwurst, potato salad, sauerkraut, strudel, soft pretzels​ and more! Toast your friends with a variety of German ​b​ier​s​ ​and ​OC​-​brewed ​c​raft ​bier. Prost!

Music & Entertainment

Enjoy a variety of acts including yodeling, singing and festive instruments with your host Pieter Meister von Melton.

The Talent

Costume Contests

Put on your best Dirndl and Lederhosen. We will be giving awards to those who dress for the occasion. Have fun being inspired by Germany and the West Coast.

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Join in the FUN! Ready for games and friendly competition? The more the merrier.. Chicken dancing, stein holding, sausage tossing, beer chugging, musical chairs, and more!

So viel Spaß (So Much Fun!)

OCtoberfest OC has assembled the perfect mix of authentic and eclectic talents to bring you Bavarian humor, classic Oktoberfest themes, and the best of your favorite sing along songs to serve as the soundtrack for a fun filled afternoon.

Host Burger​m​eister​ Peter Von Melton & Special Appearance by Frau Kara

World-Famous Yodeler & Singer Kathrin Jakob

Live OCtoberfest Band “Hammerstein” except for Oct. 13 & 14 “Hazelnuss”

Deutschland München Oompa Loompa dance music

Interactive Games, Dancing, Log-Sawing Competition & More!

The Entertainment Schedule

Bier Haus Stage Schedule of Events

  • 12 Noon    Show Opens – Willkommen!
  • 12:45pm    Opening Ceremony – Tapping of the Keg!
  • 1:00pm      OCtoberfest Live Band
  • 1:30pm      Musical Chairs Game!
  • 2:00pm      Kathrin Jakob Sings Traditional Hits
  • 2:30pm      DJ Party Mix
  • 3:10pm      OCtoberfest Live Band
  • 4:00pm      Yodeling Lessons/Contest with Kathrin Jakob
  • 4:20pm      OCtoberfest Live Band
  • 5:00pm      DJ Party Mix
  • 5:30pm      Stein Hoisting Contest!
  • 6:00pm      Kathrin Jakob Sings and Yodels
  • 6:30pm      OCtoberfest Live Band
  • 7:00pm      Dance Party
  • 8:00pm     Show ends

* Schedule subject to change

Biergarten Stage Schedule of Events

  • 12 Noon    Show Opens – Willkommen!
  • 12:45pm    Opening Ceremony – Tapping of the Keg!
  • 1:00pm      Traditional Oktoberfest Music
  • 1:30pm      Musical Chairs Game!
  • 2:05pm      OCtoberfest Live Band
  • 2:50pm      Kathrin Jakob Sings Traditional Hits
  • 3:10pm      Greasy Sausage Toss Game!
  • 3:45pm      DJ Party Mix
  • 4:15pm      Stein Hoisting Contest!
  • 5:00pm      Yodeling Lessons/Contest with Kathrin Jakob
  • 5:25pm      OCtoberfest Live Band
  • 6:00pm      Beer Tasting
  • 6:30pm      Kathrin Jakob Sings and Yodels
  • 7:15pm      DJ Dance Party
  • 8:00pm      Show ends

Activity Zone

  • 2:00pm – Musical Chairs, Alpenhorn Blowing, Stein Hoisting
  • Mr and Miss OCtoberfest Costume Contest
  • 4:00pm – Sausage Toss, Log Sawing
  • 5:00pm – Keg Games, Beer Chugging

* Schedule subject to change

*Hammerstein Sept 29-30, Oct 6-7, 20-21
Hazelnuss Oct 13-14


  • Outdoor Biergarten
  • Live music and Euro DJ.
  • Direct access to all food and bier in the Bavarian Vendor Village
  • Near all of the action:
    • OCtoberfest’s Burgermeister
    • Games and competitions
    • Long Dog Beach Derby™ race


  • Host: Peter Meister Von Melton
  • Co-host Katryn Jakob, Yodeling World Champion
  • Live Entertainment:
    • Hazelnuss – Oct 13-14
    • Hammerstein – Sept 29-30, Oct 6-7 and Oct 20-21


  • Authentic German food vendors
  • German biers
  • German wine will be available
  • OC-brewed craft bier
  • Interactive booths
  • Local Newport Beach vendors

  • Ultra VIP waterfront tables
  • Food and bier concierge; no lines!
  • VIP Parking
  • VIP restrooms
  • The best views in the village
  • All brought to you by Fashion Island Hotel


  • 80,000 sq ft Bavarian-themed tent
  • Reserved tables seating 8 guests each
  • VIP staff with full bar access
  • VIP restrooms
  • Live music and stage show


  • LYFT is the exclusive ride share partner for OCtoberfest
  • Download the LYFT app here

Volunteers Wanted! Sign up here and join our team!

Parking ​


  • Offsite Parking is FREE.  Lyft is the exclusive Rideshare Service to/from OCtoberfest. Download the Lyft app and enter code BIER2018 to get $5 off your ride.


LYFT is the official rideshare of OCtoberfest!

Download the Lyft app and enter code BIER2018 

to get $5 off your ride to or from the event.

If you’re taking a Lyft to the event, enter “Newport Beach Dunes” as your destination to be able to pull up right at the OCtoberfest entrance.

Why use Lyft?

  • Exclusive access: You’ll be dropped off and picked up at a dedicated LYFT entrance on Back Bay Drive. LYFTs will be the ONLY vehicles allowed access to this entrance!
  • Ride smart: Enjoy OCtoberfest to the fullest without worrying about driving
  • Add some luxury: Arrive in style by selecting “Lux” or “Lux Black” in the app

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