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Carlsbad Oktoberfest

Chestnut Avenue and Pio Pico Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Region: North County Coastal
Date: October 5, 2013

Time: 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Price: $10

Venue: Holiday Park
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The Carlsbad Rotary Oktoberfest starts with a traditional German Dinner catered by Carlsbad's own Tip Top Meats, combined with World Famous Apple Strudel for dessert! Enjoy one of several fine beers, wine, or non-alcoholic drinks that are available. Enjoy plenty of musical entertainment throughout the day, including great dance music and the famed "Chicken Dance!" Children will enjoy the Oktoberfest pumpkin patch and pumpkin decorating contest, inflatable jumpers, face painting, antique fire truck and much much more!

Great Food and Drink

Once again for the main course we are featuring authentic German food courtesy of Tip-Top Meats of Carlsbad. Bratwurst sausage, with sauerkraut and potatoes will be served.

Food booths will certainly satisfy your palette and include the following:

  • Pumpkin Pie and Fudge
  • Apple Strudel
  • Hot Dogs
  • Hot Pretzels
  • Kettle Korn
  • Cotton Candy
  • BBQ Sandwiches
  • and more!

On Stage

  • 12:30 PM - Carlsbad Shotokan Karate Club
  • 1:15 PM - Carlsbad High's Xcalibur & Lancers dance teams
  • 1:45 PM - ZUltimate martial arts demo
  • 2:00 PM - Palomar Pacific Coast Concert Band
  • 2:30 PM - Carlsbad Community Theatre Showcase
  • 2:45 PM - Palomar Pacific Coast Concert Band
  • 3:15 PM - ZUltimate martial arts demo
  • 4:00 PM - Soloist Faith Page
  • 5:15 PM - The Bluebirds German band
  • 6:00 PM - Yodeling Contest with The Bluebirds
  • 6:45 PM - The Last Call rockin' band
  • 7:30 PM - The Bluebirds German band
  • 8:15 PM - The Last Call rockin' band
  • 9:00 PM - The Bluebirds German band
  • 9:30 PM - The Last Call rockin' band
  • 10:00 PM - The Bluebirds & The Last Call


  • Moon Jump
  • obstacle Course
  • Pumpkin Patch
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Face Painting
  • Sketch Artist
  • Fire Engine
  • and more!

Parking & Shuttle Transportation

Free Shuttle Bus Service from Westfield's Plaza Camino Real (SW Corner). Local Parking very limited - shuttle buses pick-up and drop-off at 20-minute intervals. First shuttle picks up at Westfield at 11:30 AM and last shuttle leaves Holiday Park at 10:30 PM.

Free Wi-Fi

Free WI-FI courtesy of Time-Warner Cable!


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