Top 10 Things to Know About ICT Bloktoberfest

If you thought March in Wichita was fun, wait until October!
It’s a whole month of incredible events kicking off the first weekend with ICT Bloktoberfest! Bloktoberfest is brought to you by our friends at XClusive events, the same folks that brought you the block parties by the arena during the tournament! Bloktoberfest is “Seasonal Fun and Something for the Whole Family!” Watch the video or read below for more info! See you there!

Top 10 Things to Know About ICT Bloktoberfest

1. What is ICT Bloktoberfest?
“Bloktoberfest is a little bit Oktoberfest mixed with a Wichita Block Party!

2. When is it?
Friday October 5, 2018 5-10 PM
Saturday October 6, 2018 12 PM – 10 PM

3. Where is it?
Waterwalk Plaza 515 S. Water St.
Wichita, KS. 67202

Blocktoberfest Map


3. What’s Free?

General Admission is FREE and includes:
October 5th 5-10 PM
German Holy Cross Band (5pm)
Musical talents of Callahan Band (7pm)
October 6th 12 PM – 10PM
Hot Dog Eating Contest (1:30pm)
School of Rock (2:30pm)
Wiener Dog Olympics (4pm)
Stein Hoist (5:30pm)
Musical talents of Groove 42 (7pm)

All Day-Both days!
Costume Contest: Best Oktoberfest Outfit
Interactive Yard Games
Keg Rolling
Party Tents for eating, drinking, and maybe some singing!
Plane Simulator by Aero Plains Brewing

4. What’s Not Free?
October 5th
– Biergarten {BEER GARDEN} -Choose from Pints / Traditional Steins / Liter Boot (5-10pm)
– Non-Alcoholic Drinks
– German Cuisine & Food Trucks (5-10pm) – Varies by Truck
– “King of Oktober – Beer Fest” (6pm) – $40

  • 75+ beer options to taste
  • Local and the best regional options
  • Breweries on hand to chat beer -Beer is Bier – You’re speaking German already!

– LYFT discount – 25% off 2 rides code: Bloktoberfest18
October 6th
– Wichita Burger Battle (6pm – 9pm)
– Burger Battle General Admission – $30 Includes burger samples from all participating restaurants, Sales end on Oct 06 at 12 PM
– Burger Battle VIP – $50 VIP Perks: Private seating area, private dessert bar, etc., Sales end on Oct 05 at 8 PM
– GA Burger Battle 4-Pack – $100 Got a group of 4 or wanna bring the whole family? Snag this! Sales end on Oct 05 at 6 PM

5. Are there any additional upgrades or specials? Yes!

  • $50 Combo: Beerfest + Burger Battle – Sales end Sept. 30, 2018
  • $200 – 6 Pack of tickets to Beerfest – Sales end Oct 1, 2018
  • $225 Ultimate VIP: Beerfest + Burger Battle + Open Bar all weekend.

6. What’s the link for tickets?
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ict-bloktoberfest-tickets-44771312200?aff=eac2

7. Do I need tickets for general admission?
No, only those purchasing Beerfest & Burger Battle tickets, and upgrades will need tickets.

8. How do I get my dog in the Weiner Dog Olympics.
Simply follow the link and register. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ict-bloktoberfest-tickets-44771312200?aff=eac2

9. Is this a family friendly and pet friendly?
Yes, pets and children are welcomed. Children will not be allowed in the Beerfest Area. Beerfest is 21+.

10. Are people really going to wear costumes? Yes, the more the merrier!