Join us for our 3rd annual "Oktoberfest on the lake"

Head on out to Lake Merritt on Saturday, September 30th for Lake Chalet's Third Annual Oktoberfest on the Lake!

Last year's event SOLD OUT, so pre-purchase online today! $25 ticket includes your souvenir Oktoberfest stein, a liter of Chalet beer + guaranteed entry!


Buy your ticket for Guaranteed Entry to Oktoberfest to enjoy:

  • Famous 30 Piece Traditional German Oom-Pah Band Deutscher Musikverein

  • Interactive new games: stein-holding contests, yodeling contests, and even a costume contest with a gift card to the winner!
  • Locally brewed Chalet handcrafted Oktoberfest beer, new German menu items available to order and more!

  • Stunning waterfront views at Lake Chalet, Oakland's premier Oktoberfest venue on the lake!

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30 piece german oom-pah band will be PLAYING!

Famous German oom-pah band Deutsche Musikverein of San Francisco will be playing on the Lake Chalet Dock from 2pm to 6pm, along with sing-alongs of famous German songs like "Ein-Prosit" every half hour!

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GET A Limited Edition Oktoberfest Liter Stein!

Your online ticket includes a souvenir stoneware Oktoberfest stein filled with a liter of handcrafted Chalet ale of your choice! Enjoy a special Oktoberfest Ale brew, a Regatta Red Ale, or Lake Chalet's signature Lady of the Lake Blonde Ale!


Chalet German Fare and FUN Costumes!

Enjoy Bavarian Pretzels with a White Cheddar Fondue, Beer Braised Bratwurst Platters and even a Beer Braised Bratwurst Torpedo made with Oktoberfest Lager. Enjoy table service this year on the full Dock, Pumphouse and Pump Bar too!