Kirkland hosts the Northwest’s most authentic Oktoberfest celebration in Marina Park September 21st-23rd. Festival hours are Friday 5 PM – 11 PM, Saturday 12 PM – 11 PM, and Sunday 12 PM – 6 PM.
Marina Park will be the site of authentic German music, Bavarian food and games. The biergarten is a ticketed venue, and you must be 21 & over to enter. Family activities include food and art on the Wilkkommen Platz (Kirkland Ave), and Wiener Dog Races on Sunday.
Kirkland Oktoberfest supports these Kirkland based non-profits: Imagine Housing, Sibling House, Eastside Timebank, MEOW Cat Rescue, Kirkland Rotary, and the Kirkland Downtown Association, as well as the national non profit, American Cancer Society. We encourage you to go to www.oktoberfestkirkland.com to learn more about these organizations.
Expect heavier than normal traffic on Central Ave and Lake St. around the festival. Lakeshore Plaza Drive will be closed from Market St to Kirkland Ave for the festival and setup from 5 AM Friday, September 21, until Noon Monday, September 24th. Limited parking will be available for Lakeshore Plaza merchants and appointment based businesses.
For more information, please contact Kirkland Events LLC, 425.456.1111, firstname.lastname@example.org