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Frequently asked questions
When is the 47th Annual Seymour Oktoberfest?
Wednesday, October 2:
Where is the Seymour Oktoberfest?
The Seymour Oktoberfest is located in downtown Seymour, IN. Seymour is located approximately an hour south of Indianapolis and an hour north of Louisville.
Where can I park?
How much is admission?
Can I bring my pet to the festival?
Can I smoke or vape at the festival?
Do vendors accept credit/debit cards?
Do you have a map of the festival grounds?
Do you have a list of the vendors?
What hotels are available?
Is there dedicated handicap parking?
Handicap parking is available at the Total Tan, Jackson County Library and Crossroads Park parking lots.
Are there ATM's on the festival grounds?
Yes, ATM's locations are marked on the festival map.
Are there restrooms on the festival grounds?
Yes, restroom locations are marked on the festival map.
Food & Drink
Can I get food and drink at the festival?
Do you have a list of the food vendors?
What drinks are availble in Biergarten?
Where is the Biergaten?
Our Biergarten is located on the corner of 2nd St. & Walnut St.
Arts & Crafts
Where is the flea market?
The flea market is not part of the Seymour Oktoberfest.
Do you have a list of the arts & crafts vendors?
Do you have a schedule of events?
The schedule of events is available on our website.
How do I register for contests?
Where do I register for the baby contest?
Are there bands and performers at the festival?
Yes, we have live performances at the festival. Check out our schedule of events for more informaiton.
Where are the hot air balloon events?
The hot air balloon events are located in the grass lot at the corner of N. Walnut St. & W. 5th St. across from Redeemer Lutheran Church.
When is the hot air balloon glow?
The hot air balloon glow is on Friday at 7:30 p.m.
When is the hot air balloon race?
The hot air balloon race begins on Saturday at 4:00 p.m.
Do you offer rides in the hot air balloons?
No. We do not offer rides during any of our hot air balloon events.
When is the carnival open?
Wednesday: 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
When can I use my ride bracelet?
Can I purchase individual ride tickets?
You can purchase individual ride tickets at the midway. Each ride may require multiple tickets.
Where can I purchase ride bracelets?
You can purchase discounted ride bracelets leading up to the Seymour Oktoberfest. More information can be found at: https://www.seymouroktoberfest.com/carnival
What type of rides are available at the carinval?
The ride selection can vary each year, but we try to have a number of rides for all ages. There are also carnival games.