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The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom
The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom
Lake George, New York
People dancing to German music.


Experience The Great Escape’s Classic Oktoberfest!

Join us September 16, 17, 23 & 24 to experience the season with festive foods, traditional German music, and dancing along with a great selection of fall beers.

Oktoberfest at The Great Escape features fun games and the chance to win great prizes all day long in the German Fest Area of the park. Headlining bands will take the main stage in the park for classic entertainment all afternoon while the Alpine Fest Haus rolls out a special Bavarian menu sure to delight guests. Plus enjoy your favorite seasonal and German brews, including local selections, from special guest taps right in front of the stage!

All of this in addition to The Great Escape’s signature attractions like Condor, Sasquatch and the world famous Comet will offer an incredible fall weekend in the heart of the beautiful Adirondacks.


  • September 16 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.: Alpine Squeeze
  • September 17, 23 & 24 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.: Tony's Polka Band
  • Each day of Oktoberfest from 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.:  Enjoy strolling accordion music from Ed Schenk in the Fest Area
  • Each day of Oktoberfest from 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Oktoberfest Dancing


FREE Oktoberfest Games:

Guests must sign up at the check-in table to participate in the fun and the chance to win prizes. Games will take place in the Fest Area of the park each day of Oktoberfest at:

  • 2 p.m.
  • 3 p.m.
  • 4 p.m.


Get in the German spirit with our mouth-watering Oktoberfest menu:

  • Wursts 
    • Knockwurst
    • Bratwurst
    • Kielbasa
    • Hot Dogs
  • Sauerbraten
  • Weiner Schnitzel
  • German Potato Salad
  • Sauerkraut
  • Strudel


Get a taste of this year Oktoberfest beer line-up, find your next favorite beer with this year's selection consisting of German seasonal, local craft, and hard cider brews!

  • Brooklyn Oktoberfest
  • Adirondack Oktoberfest
  • Saranac Pumpkin Ale
  • Spatan
  • Dinkelacker
  • Sam Oktoberfest
  • Angry Orchard
  • Adirondack IPA
  • Davidson Harvest
  • Shipyard Pumpkin
  • Peak Organic Harvest
  • Coney Island Mermaid Pilsner
  • Saranac Legacy IPA
  • Henry's Orange Hard Soda
  • Not Your Father's Rootbeer
  • Smith & Forge Cider
  • Otter Creek Back Street Burner IPA
  • White Claw Seltzer Lime
  • Ballast Point Even Keel
  • Browns Orange Crush
  • Saratoga Local Session IPA
  • Magic Hat #9
  • Ommegag Whitte
  • Long Trail Blackbeary Wheat


Season Passes

For the very best value around, purchase a Season Pass and visit all year. With unlimited visits all season, free tickets for friends on select days and hundreds of dollars' worth of in-park savings, this is one sweet deal you can’t afford to miss. Or purchase a Membership and get all of the benefits of a Season Pass for a low monthly price! Not a Season Pass Holder yet? Be sure to get your Pass today!



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September 16-17 & 23-24

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