How do you get 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.
PARKING IS FREE! - BLUE GATE ONLY!
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.
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.
New, this year at Oktoberfest NW, Think Twice will be onsite with their mission being to help people make more informed decisions about drinking and driving, so before you leave Oktoberfest NW this year, visit the Think Twice booth:
LYFT: 20% off 2 rides to/from the Washington State Fair Events Center for ALL users for the entire event.
USE CODE: OFNW18
Single-use, Pass/Fail 0.08% DUI Test units available for $2.00 each.
The test informs the user in 60-seconds if they are below OR above 0.08% BAC.
The breathalyzer includes a $10.00 Uber promo code for all new Uber users. Uber code will be provided onsite with purchase of breathalyzer.
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 Uber or Lyft for pick-up on your own.
King Cab: 1888-904-7770
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
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.