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Oktoberfest - Friday & Saturday, October 3 & 4, 2014
Oktoberfest
Be part of an annual autumn event that celebrates our community’s heritage. Under our large heated tent, enjoy live musical entertainment ranging from classic German Oompa music to classic rock, along with German beer and cuisine. Family-friendly activities will be available on Saturday from noon-5 p.m. 

The entrance to the festival will be through the Pre-Emption House Visitor Center. Parking is available in the Municipal Parking Garage on the corner of Eagle and Aurora and in the Naper Settlement visitor's lot on Porter Avenue and Webster Street. All proceeds benefit the Naperville Heritage Society.

See photos from the event! >
OktoberfestTime
Friday 5-10 pm
Saturday noon-10 pm
On Saturday, October 4, 2014, the Naper Settlement historic buildings will be open only from noon - 4 pm. Admission to Oktoberfest will apply ($15). Naperville residents are not free on this day.
 
Children's Activities (Saturday Only)
Pinot's Palette 1-5 pm (Fall canvas painting)
Balloonist 2-6 pm
Party Saver Train (weather permitting)
Misc. hands on children's activities hoola hoops, bag toss, etc.
Naper Settlement historic buildings will be open for touring along with our new playscape area from noon-4 pm
Tickets

Advance Tickets: 
$10 adult/seniors, $5 youth (4-12 yrs)
Under 4 years old and members are free
(On-line ticket sales for both Friday and Saturday tickets will end at noon on Thursday, Oct. 2. Advance tickets at Naper Settlement will be sold until 4 pm on Thursday, Oct. 2.) 

Day of Event (October 3 & 4): 
$15 adult/seniors, $10 youth (4-12 yrs)
Under 4 years old and members are free
Tickets will be available in the Naper Settlement Visitor Center and at the door.

Saturday admission also includes touring of Naper Settlement. Because Oktoberfest is a Special Event, free admission for Naperville Residents does not apply.

*Rotarians get in FREE on Friday from 4-6 pm! Wear your pin!
Entertainment

Friday, October 3

5-6 p.m.  recorded Oktoberfest music
6-10 p.m.  Alpine Thunder (Lively German folk/pop band)

Saturday, October 4
noon-2 p.m.  Jimmy's Bavarians (old and new "oompah" favorites)
2:20-4:15 p.m.  The Happy Wanderers (German-style music)
4:40-6:30 p.m.  Freeze Dried (Polka)
7-10 p.m.  The Polkaholics (new Polka - fast, furious and fun)

View the Oktoberfest menu!>

See a list of our Oktoberfest Raffle Winners and prizes >

Become a member today to get in free! 
Membership includes admission to all special events, including Civil War Days, Naper Nights, Oktoberfest and All Hallows Eve.
Purchase your membership today!
$50 Individual Season Pass: good for 2 people
$100 Family Season Pass: good for 4 people

Volunteers Needed: 
See how you can get involved >

Oktoberfest Sponsors

Become a Sponsor! 

For more information on becoming a sponsor, e-mail or call 630.420.6017.

All events and prices are subject to change without notice. Special event rates may vary.

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