We’re back — Sleaford Oktoberfest 2017

Can you believe it? The SEVENTH annual Sleaford Oktoberfest is well into the planning stages! Venue is reconfirmed as Boston Road Recreation Ground and the dates are confirmed too. If you’ve been before you will already know what a FANTASTIC event this is. If it’s to be your first, you’re in for a real treat!

VENUE – Boston Road Recreation Ground (NG34 7HH)

DATES – Thursday 21st BINGO NIGHT, Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd September!

Thursday 21st September — 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

NEW FOR 2017 — OKTOBERFEST BINGO!  Sponsored by Ringrose Law, this year’s Oktboerfest includes a special Bingo Event.  For all ages, an evening of fun as well as music, food and bars.  Come along and join the fun.  EYES DOWN!!!

Gates open at 7:00 pm

Bingo games from 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm

Bar open until 11:00 pm


Friday 22nd September — 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight

FEATURING HEADLINE ACT  —  ULTRA 90s.  Friday night is the official Oktoberfest opening night, introduction to The Beers, live music, and more. Join us for a great night of entertainment and beers and ciders from across the UK as well as a choice of Continental Bier. With 40 real ales, 19 ciders and 4 continentals on offer as well as lager, wine, spirits, Jägerbombs and soft drinks, what more could you ask for? Four fairground rides will be on site too as well as a wide range of catering.

Gates open at 6:00 pm

Live music from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Bar open until midnight

ADULT ENTRY – £3.00  UNDER 18 ENTRY – £2.00

Saturday 23rd September — 12:00 noon to 12:00 midnight

INCLUDING OOMPAH BAND  —  OOMPAHLIEVABLE.  Family fun day, live music and beer! The family fun day will include bouncy castles, climbing wall, circus skills, fairground rides, arts and crafts, and much more. There will be entertainment during the day and live music in the evening.

Gates open at 12:00 noon

Entertainment from 1:00 pm

Live music from 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Bar open until midnight

ADULT ENTRY – £3.00  UNDER 18 ENTRY – £2.00

Catering throughout the weekend

A wide range of hot food and drinks will be available Friday and Saturday at the event. This again includes traditional German sausages and Bratwurst which were very well received last year. Ice-cream and donuts should also be available.

Fairground and Entertainment

Holland’s Fairgrounds will be providing a fairground this year of four rides. This will include the dodgems, the waltzer and two other rides suitable for all ages. On the Saturday there will also be a circus workshop, bouncy castles, climbing wall and the kids zone as part of the Family Fun Day. Live entertainment from local groups including GO Dance and Sleaford Gymnastics will also be performed on Saturday afternoon.

Terms & Conditions of Entry. The event, Sleaford Oktoberfest is an event managed and produced by Sleaford & District Round Table (Charitable Trust), registered in the UK, registration number 1053365. Sleaford & District Round Table reserve the right to cancel, amend or vary the event, and any terms and conditions at any time. Tickets, the event is a ticket free event, entry is by payment at admission, a wristband will be attached by staff to each attendee as proof of payment. Challenge 25 shall be in operation at all times, ID may be requested, lack of recognised ID may result in refusal of entry. Over 18’s will be given a wristband of a different colour to under 18’s to prove age and legality to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages. Under 16’s are to be accompanied by an adult. Children shall be the responsibility of accompanying parents/guardians at all times. Bag searches shall be in operation at the point of admission, including, but not restricted to handbags, rucksacks, pushchairs, prams, wheelchairs. No alcohol is to be brought into the event. No glass receptacles shall be allowed into the event, a point of disposal will be made available for such items to be permanently disposed of. Smoking shall be permitted in designated smoking areas only. Strobe lighting, light effects and smoke machines may be used during the event. No animals will be allowed on to the site, except for guide dogs. Illegal substances are strictly prohibited. Any person found in possession of such substances will be denied entry/removed from the event, and Police will be called to attend. No abusive or drunken behaviour shall be tolerated, with any abusive or drunken persons being removed from the event. No refunds shall be given to attendees being removed from the event.