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St. Paul Oktoberfest

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Friday, September 9, 2022 - Saturday, September 10, 2022

St. Paul Oktoberfest is back on the beautiful grounds of the Germanic-American Institute. Just like the Munich original, we celebrate in September when the weather is better!

Oktoberfest is synonymous with beer, and this year, we will have an even larger selection than ever. The iconic Paulaner is imported directly from Munich and our local brewer, Utepils, is based in Minneapolis. We’ll also feature an array of foods, from  German favorites Gerhard’s bratwurst, Aki’s pretzels, RJ’s Meats Currywurst and Burbach’s potato pancakes to international fare including Twin Cities Gyro and tacos from La Costeñita food truck. With non-stop entertainment and fun for the whole family, it’s a two-day celebration of German food, beer, and culture!

Friday, September 9 | 4–10 PM
Saturday, September 10 | 10 AM–10 PM

Beer Menu

Entertainment schedule

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St. Paul Oktoberfest Parking at St. Paul College
New this year is FREE parking at St. Paul College surface lots B, C, and E and in the parking ramp, just a few blocks north on N. Farrington Street, along with street parking in the Summit neighborhood.

Alcohol wristbands for those 21 and older will be for sale on-site for $5, photo IDs are required.
The GAI Haus will be closed to the public during Oktoberfest.
Please note – pets are not allowed at St. Paul Oktoberfest. Service animals are always welcome.



Friday, September 9, 2022 - Saturday, September 10, 2022


GAI Grounds
301 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102
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