Have you always wanted to celebrate Oktoberfest in Europe? Well, you don't need to board a plane to Germany to take part in this traditional festival. Right here in Toronto, you'll be able to enjoy German food and beer at Toronto Oktoberfest this fall!

Toronto Oktoberfest is going to be one huge party! You can join thousands of people in a giant Bavarian-style Festhalle tent to celebrate German culture. The three-day festival is happening at Ontario Place from Sep. 26 to 28, 2019.

It wouldn't be Oktoberfest without German beer and delicious food! At the festival, you'll be able to enjoy a glass of Erdinger, the world's most popular wheat beer. Plus, you'll be able to try classic Oktoberfest food like pretzels, Bratwurst, schnitzel, and pierogies!

This year, Toronto Oktoberfest will be open to all ages on Saturday, Sep. 28, from 12 to 4 p.m. But on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night, it will be a 19+ event. On Thursday and Friday, the event runs from 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., and on Saturday it'll open from 6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. You'll want to make sure to arrive early because the first 500 attendees each day will receive a free glass beer stein!

Make sure to buy your tickets now! Currently, early bird general admission tickets are only $16 a person for Thursday, Friday, and Saturday afternoons! Early bird tickets for Saturday night are $26 a person.

You could also go for early bird VIP tickets, which are priced between $55-68 depending on the day. VIP tickets grant you early entry to the event and access to the express line. You'll also get to visit the private lounge with an exclusive bar and VIP washroom. Additionally, you're guaranteed a glass beer stein and two drink tokens!

If you want to look more festive, Toronto Oktoberfest will also be selling alpine hats and Oktoberfest scarves for $15! These can be purchased online when you order your tickets.

Toronto Oktoberfest

Price: Early bird general admission tickets are $16-26, early bird VIP tickets are $55-68

When: Sep. 26-28, 2019

Address: Ontario Place, 955 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, Ontario

Why you need to go: Celebrate Oktoberfest without boarding a flight to Germany!