Raise your stein, put on your lederhosen, and celebrate Oktoberfest in Ocala/Marion County, FL!


Oktoberfest brings a unique blend of culture, cuisine, and camaraderie to communities all over the world every fall, including right here in Ocala/Marion County. Originating in Munich, Germany, this annual festival has become a symbol of merriment, where people gather to enjoy German fare, steins of flavorful beer, and revel in lively music and games. Don’t miss these exciting Oktoberfest events!

Oktoberfest at the World Equestrian Center

Saturdays, September 30, 2023 & October 7, 2023 | 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: World Equestrian Center, Expo Center 1, 1284 NW 87th Ct Rd, Ocala

Celebrate Oktoberfest at the World Equestrian Center's Expo 1 with two consecutive Saturdays of family-friendly fun and German-inspired activities. Enjoy traditional food, draft pours, live music, and a pre-event Schnitzel Shuffle 5K Fun Run on October 7th (separate registration required).

Food & Drink

Indulge in a delectable spread of German culinary delights, including pretzels with beer cheese, bratwurst, schnitzel, spaetzle, dampfnudel, and more. Quench your thirst with a sampling of traditional German beers and draft pours.


Join in the lively atmosphere of Oktoberfest with exciting activities like the stein-holding competition, where participants showcase their strength and endurance. Then, enjoy live music by the Swinging Bavarians.


Adults: $42 per person
Children under 12: $25
Children 5 and under: Free with purchase of adult ticket

Infinite Oktoberfest at Infinite Ale Works

Saturday, September 30, 2023 | 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Location: Infinite Ale Works, 304 S Magnolia Ave, Ocala

Delight in an Infinite Oktoberfest at Infinite Ale Works! The brewery will be featuring Buzzfest and several other German-style beers for patrons to sip and savor. Pair your favorite brews with delicious food as you listen to live music.

Oktoberfest at The Town Square

Saturday, September 23, 2023 | 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: Circle Square Commons, 38413 SW 80th St, Ocala

Enjoy the spirited Oktoberfest festivities at the Town Square at Circle Square Commons. This free event features lively German entertainment, dancing, food trucks serving up mouthwatering bites, a selection of beers, and a charming selfie station for capturing the fun moments.

Whether you're a fan of German beer or just looking for an unforgettable time, Oktoberfest in Ocala/Marion County has something for everyone. Prost!