We have started a waiting list, however, there is NO GUARANTEE that you will get tickets. Call 608-782-2366 if you wish to get on the list.


Mark Your Calendar for the 12th Annual Event!

Saturday, April 26th, 2014 2:00PM-6:00PM


  • Make your lodging reservations online by clicking on the “Lodging” tab
  • Complimentary Shuttle to and from Fest Hotels on the day of the Fest

Event Access Times:

  • VIP Access: 12:30 pm
  • General Admission Access: 2:00 pm
  • We will allow general admission access at both Front and Back gates – however,  if you are buying a ticket at the backgate we accept cash and check ONLY, no credit/check cards will be accepted at back gate.

Event Details:

  • NO ONE under the age of 21 will be admitted to this event – this includes infants and children – NO EXCEPTIONS!
  • NOTICE: Wine Tent Will Close at 5:00 pm, last call at 5:45 pm.

2014 Live Entertainment Line-up:

  • 1pm-3pm The Fabulous Baloney Skins
  • 3:30pm-5:30pm  The NEW BLACK 7

TICKETS GO ON SALE FRIDAY, MARCH 14 – don’t miss out, buy your tickets EARLY – we sold out in 2013!

2014 Ticket Prices:

General Admission:
$35.00 advance
$40.00 day of Fest

General Admission Tickets include:

  • Souvenir 12th Anniversary sampling glass
  • Unlimited Sampling of Beer, Wine, and Cheese
  • Live Music
  • Tasters Eve events on Friday, April 25 and complimentary shuttle to and from host facilities



La Crosse Area Convention & Visitors Bureau (LACVB)
(Riverside Park) 410 Veterans Memorial Drive • La Crosse, WI 54601
(800) 658-9424 or (608) 782-2366

Bodega Brew Pub
122 South 4th Street • La Crosse, WI 54601
(608) 782-0677

Pearl Street Brewery
1401 Saint Andrews Street • La Crosse, WI 54603
(608) 784-4832

Festival Foods (La Crosse, Onalaska, Holmen)
La Crosse – 30 Copeland Avenue • La Crosse, WI 54603
(608) 785-1000
Onalaska – 1260 Crossing Meadows Drive • Onalaska, WI 54650
(608) 781-2272
Holmen – 600 North Holmen Drive • Holmen, WI 54636
(608) 526-3339

On-line ticket sales will be closing at 11:59pm on Friday, April 25, 2014

Any remaining tickets will be pulled from all ticket outlets on Thursday, April 24, 2014

You can also purchase tickets on this website under the “Tickets” tab.



VIP Tickets Include:

  • VIP and Brewers Reception at Pearl Street Brewery on Friday, April 25
  • Tasters Eve events on Friday, April 25 and complimentary shuttle to and from host facilities
  • VIPs have private access to the Oktoberfest Grounds from 12:30 – 2:00 PM on Saturday before the general admission ticket holders are allowed entry at 2:00 PM.
  • They also receive preferred parking, and 12the Anniversary sampling glass.
  • A VIP tent will be set up at the Oktoberfest Grounds allowing VIPs to enjoy private sampling of specialty items offered by the beer, wine and cheese exhibitors.

Designated Driver Tickets are available at the gate on the day of the fest ONLY:

  • Designated Driver wristbands are $5.00 each and DO NOT include a souvenir tasting glass. You get free soda and bottled water with the wristband at the Food and Apparel Pavilion. You must show your wristband to get the soda. Because we do not allow ANYONE under the age of 21 into the fest grounds, designated drivers MUST be 21, and you will be asked to provide proof of your age just like everyone else.

For more information call us @ (800) 658-9424 or (608) 782-2366

Event Location:

  • Oktoberfest Grounds, La Crosse, WI
  • Directions to Southside Oktoberfest Grounds
  • 1 Oktoberfest Strasse, La Crosse, WI 54601
  • From the North, Click Here
  • From the South, Click Here
  • From La Crescent, MN, Click Here



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