For those who wish to use ride-share services such as Lyft and Uber, a special drop-off location will be set on Jackson Avenue.
Oktoberfest is also offering several special ticketed events this year, including:
“Ein Prost in die Zukunft! (A Toast to the Future!),” 6-10 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, in the Oktoberfest BierGarten. The evening will feature an array of German foods, from charcuterie to roast chicken, sausages and hazelnut bread pudding. Tickets are $100 per person.
“Ein Abend mit Freunden und Familie (Friends and Family Night),” 4-11 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21. Observe the ceremonious Tapping of the Keg, the Parade of Brewers and fireworks over the Arkansas River. Tickets are $350 per table.
“Frühstück auf dem Oktoberfest (Breakfast at Oktoberfest),” 9:30 a.m.-noon Sunday, Oct. 24, with live German entertainment, a full German breakfast and admission to the festival. Tickets are $40 per person.
Es ist Essenszeit (It’s time to eat)
It can’t be a festival without food, and the Linde Oktoberfest Tulsa will have a wide array of festive foods, with a focus on German cuisine.
The “Der Restaurant am Himmel (Restaurant in the Sky)” will offer an upscale, three-course Bavarian meal, prepared by Rave Review Catering’s German chef, at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21-22, and 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Oct. 24.