A Night of Oktoberfest at Busch Gardens

Event Details

The Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce is proud to present its annual night of Oktoberfest at Busch Gardens Williamsburg from 6 PM to 9 PM on Wednesday, October 5th, 2022. It's the only after-hours private party at Busch Gardens this fall!


About Oktoberfest

Bring your friends and co-workers as we celebrate Oktoberfest in the Germany area of Busch Gardens from 6 PM to 9 PM on Wednesday, October 5th, 2022.

We will have fun evening of networking, food, drinks, rides, games, prizes, a live DJ, and photo ops with strolling Howl-O-Scream characters.

*This is a 21-and-up, rain-or-shine event*


Ticket Includes

  • Entrance into the Oktoberfest Section of the Park
  • Unlimited Rides on Verbolten, the Swings, Der Autobahn Bumper Cars, Mäch Tower
  • Roaming Howl-O-Scream Characters
  • 2 Games / Person
  • Live DJ
  • Chance to Win Raffle Prizes
  • 3 Drinks / Beer or Wine
  • Dinner

Dinner – Your Choice Of

  • German Dinner: 1/4 Roasted Chicken, 1 Bratwurst Sausage, 1 Knackwurst Sausage, Potato Salad, Sauerkraut, Red Cabbage and a Slice of Cheesecake
  • 1 Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza Served with a Side Salad and a Slice of Cheesecake



Who can come?

Anyone 21 and up! This event is hosted by The Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce and is open to all guests 21 and up. Bring your friends, your co-workers, your neighbor—anyone in need of a great evening out.

Is there a group ticket discount?

Yes! Purchase 10 or more tickets and the price drops to $50 per ticket. Contact Lauren Moore at laurenmoore@businesswilliamsburg for ticket purchases of 10 or more.

What can I bring?

Busch Gardens rules apply. You can bring an unopened bottle of water or a refillable bottle for water. Complete list of Busch Gardens FAQ can be found here.

Do I need a ticket if I have a Season Pass to Busch Gardens?

Yes, this is a private event held after-hours at Busch Gardens that includes 3 beers or wine and dinner. All attendees must present a Night of Oktoberfest Ticket for admission.

Where do I park?

Please park in the France parking lot where a tram will escort you to the Oktoberfest section of the park.

Are there sponsorship opportunities?

We thought you'd never ask. Please reach out to Lauren Moore at laurenmoore@businesswilliamsburg.com for sponsorship opportunities.

Date and Time

October 05, 2022 6:00pm - 9:00pm (EDT)

Event Location

Busch Gardens Williamsburg
1 Busch Gardens Blvd, Williamsburg, VA 23185, USA

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