Getting to Oktoberfest Northwest.



We really don't want you to get lost, Oktoberfest Northwest may not be the same without you. So please click the map or HERE for great directions compliments of the WA State Fair Events Center.


Once you've arrived at the Washington State Fair Events Center, head towards the Blue Parking Lot/Blue Gate. Parking in the Blue Parking Lot is FREE. 
Entrance and Parking is via the BLUE GATE ONLY!

Your car will NOT be towed if left in Blue Lot overnight. Park at own risk.  Oktoberfest NW not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Designated Drivers

Did you get designated as the driver in your group? Thank you for being responsible! You can also sign up at the Root Bier Garden at Oktoberfest Northwest to receive free soda, water and drip coffee, if you participate in the Designated Drivers program.

Transportation tent - Don't Drink & Drive

There will be a Transportation Tent near the Blue Gate at Oktoberfest Northwest where drivers can pick you up at the event after you have arranged for a taxi or another car service like Lyft or Uber for pick-up on your own. 

Lyft: Lyft is offering Oktoberfest Northwest guests 20% off 2 rides up to US$5.00 per ride to/from the Washington State Fair Events Center, valid between Oct 4, 2019 and Oct 6, 2019.

Download the Lyft app HERE

King Cab: 1888-904-7770

Ace Taxi: 253- 445-0011

Stita Taxi: 206-246-9999

Uber: Details on how to sign up here!


Party Bus Options

If you and your friends are up for it, rent a party bus (large or small) to get to and from Oktoberfest Northwest in a safe, fun style. Below you will find links to companies in the area that can provide this service. 

Your Party Bus: 206-914-5324

Seattle Party Bus Rentals: 206-910-8858

Party Bus Seattle: 206-504-1717


Maybe you're not from this neck of the woods. No problem. RV CAMPING is available for $30 if purchased in advance by calling (253)-845-1771  or emailing If you wait till you're here to purchase camping then it is $35 at the lot entrance. RV camping spots provide full hook-ups. Unfortunately spots for tent camping is not available, sorry to all you rugged outdoors people.

Re-Entry Policy

On Friday and Saturday, there is NO re-entry after 8pm. 

Guest Conduct Policy

Oktoberfest Northwest wants guests to have fun, but we take safety seriously and have a strict alcohol policy designed to protect the guests and the public from alcohol related incidents. All festival guests are expected to maintain responsible and appropriate behavior at all times. 

Festival management has the right to refuse entry to any guest deemed intoxicated or displaying inappropriate behavior, upon arrival or re-entry to the Festival.  Additionally, the Festival has the right to remove any guest from the premises who is intoxicated or causing a disturbance or is potentially dangerous to himself/herself or other guests. Ejected guests will not receive a refund for their tickets or be compensated in any way.

Please note: Personal items brought onto the facilities may be subject to search at random bag checks; especially during peak hours. Entry constitutes consent for Washington State Fair to use any film, video, or likeness of bearer for any purpose whatsoever without payment to bearer.

The purpose of the guest conduct policy is to assure the safety and well-being of all guests. So, let's all eat, prost & be merry! Thank you.