The Oktoberfest is also celebrated in Vienna: From September 21th to October 08th 2017, the “Wiener Wiesn-Fest” takes place on the Kaiserwiese in Vienna’s Amusement Park Prater.
Oktoberfest in Vienna
The “Wiener Wiesn-Fest ” (Viennese Oktoberfest) celebrates 18 days of traditions, folk music and party atmosphere. In 3 party tents and in 5 alpin cabin, visitors can enjoy music and traditional food. For a total of 700 hours, 1900 musicians will entertain the audience with live music and invite them to dance.
The program includes the following acts in the various tents (the “louder” Gösser tent, Wojnar’s Kaiser tent and the “more grounded” Wiesbauer tent)
On a total area of over 5,000 m² visitors can enjoy real Oktoberfest atmosphere in Vienna. The morning brunch as well as the so-called “Afternoon Gaudi” are accessible free of charge, while for the events from Wednesday to Saturday evening tickets must be purchased. With the exception of Monday and Tuesday evenings, cause on this days the events can also be visited free of charge. Every evening free admission to live music & fine dining is available in the five alp cabins from 12:00noon to 01:00am early morning!
New this year, the “Pop & Folk Afternoon” every Wednesday and Thursday and for the youngest visitors, the “Children Wiesn” from Friday to Sunday, 12:00noon to 05:30pm with a variety of children’s programs.
The numerous visitors is offered daily plenty of entertainment and genuine local customs & tradition from all regions of Austria, and of course also plenty of beer.
- Festival open from 11:30am
- from 12:00noon – 02:30pm free entrance to the morning brunch
- from 02:00pm Folk music & Austrian custom and traditions
- from 03:00pm – 06:00pm Afternoon concerts in the tents
Tickets & Location
- When: from September 21th to October 08th 2017
- Where: Kaiserwiese Viennese Prater 90, 1020 Wien
- Information and Tickets: “Wiener Wiesn-Fest”
The festival area at the Viennese Prater can be reached in just a few minutes by Underground line U2. The Hotel Zipser offers a convenient location with modern amenities in every guestroom and personal service. You can reserve your room quickly and comfortably through this page.
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