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Recognized as Galveston Island's premier fall event, Island Oktoberfest is a family-friendly festival!
Island Oktoberfest is held annually each year on the 3rd weekend in October. Festival goers enjoy authentic German food and libations, German pastries, a shopping venue for quality hand-crafted gift items in The Lyceum, an exciting live auction and raffle, Cake Wheel, fun, a variety of children's activities and so much more!
Island Oktoberfest is hosted by First Lutheran Church and co-sponsored by Del Papa Distributing Company.
Island Oktoberfest is a two-day festival that takes place on the First Lutheran Church grounds and streets adjacent to 24th and Winnie in historic downtown Galveston.
Festival hours are 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm on Friday and 11: am to 11:00 pm on the Saturday. Admission is FREE and attendees are encouraged to dress in German costume.