Fun for Die Familie

Fun For Die Familie

You are sure to find something for everyone at Addison Oktoberfest!

German Spelling Bee

Can I get an umlaut? Can I get a Eszett? Versuch dein Glück (see what we did there?) at our famous spelling bee, German-style! We have a special round for our kinder too! Register at the Sprint Musikzelt day of event.Sprint Musikzelt- Friday 7:30pm

German Idol

Yodelayheehoo! Calling all Franz's and Grettle's to try their glück at singing authentic Volksmusik! Register at the Sprint Musikzelt day of event. Sprint Musikzelt- Friday 9pm

Oktoberfest Kids Games

The kinder can join in on the fun with games at the Sprint Musikzelt. Try your hand at the pretzel toss, mini masskrug, Valina says, or ein, zwei, drei … halt! Register at the Sprint Musikzelt day of event. Sprint Musikzelt- Saturday 11:30am, 1, 2:30, & 4pm; Sunday 2pm

Ein, Zwei, Drei . . . Halt! - The classic game Red Light, Green Light goes German as kids race to the finish line. Don’t forget to freeze when the emcee shouts “Halt!”

Valina Says- Just like Simon Says, follow the commands of our emcee to win great prizes. Better do as ‘Valina Says’!

Pretzel Toss- Challenge your aim and see how many pretzels you can get onto the wall.

Mini Masskrug- Show off your mini muscles in this test of strength and endurance to see who can hold a mug of water at shoulder level the longest.

Dachshund Parade

These hunds strut their stuff and do their little turns on the cat pup walk! Watch the DFW Dachshund Club showcase their show-worthy pups in a family-friendly, fun and interactive parade. Paulaner Partyhalle- Sunday 12pm

Dachshund Dash

Grab your wiener dog and register to race your speedy four-legged pal for a chance to win great prizes from Pappy's Pet Lodge and Raising Cane's. Advance registration required. Sprint Musikzelt- Sunday 4pm


Complete the Oktoberfest fun with amusement rides and midway games in the Karneval. Ride prices start at $3 per person. All rides have minimum height requirements, check the posted signs for details. Learn more about the rides and games at See the 2019 ride list below!
Century Wheel
Bumper Cars
Zero Gravity
Metro Maze
Kite Flyer
Fun Slide
Jumping Jumbos
Jump Cycle
Merry Go Round
Haunted Mansion
Monkey Maze
Circus Circus

Oktoberfest Warrior Run 5K and 1K Dash to Smash Kids' Cancer

Join in the fun and support the fight against childhood cancer! Benefitting Wipe Out Kids Cancer and Kidd’s Kids foundations, the Oktoberfest Warrior Run 5K and 1K Dash to Smash Kids’ Cancer will take place Saturday, September 21. All registered participants will receive FREE admission to Addison Oktoberfest on Saturday with their race bib!