Time to don your lederhosen and let out a loud Prost! It’s Oktoberfest time and we know where the best celebrations are going down in and near San Diego. From oom-pah dancing and yodeling to wiener dog races, German beer and crazy fun kid zones, we’ve found 9 Oktoberfest parties that are perfect for your whole clan. Scroll through our slideshow to see where to raise a stein!

Hotel Irvine Oktoberfest

Drink craft brews from Ballast Point and Stella Artois to North Coast and Stone while feasting on German sausage, hot dogs, hamburgers and more. Dance and play family games for a super Sunday afternoon. Eat heartily at the sausage eating contest and play giant Jenga. If you book a room for Saturday night, you make it a family getaway.

Date: Sun., Oct. 29; 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Cost: Admission plus food; $40/adult; $15/child; kids 4 and under/free

Hotel Irvine
17900 Jamboree Rd.
Irvine, Ca
Online: hotelirvine.com

photo: Hotel Irvine

Where do you Oktoberfest? Give us the scoop in the comments below.

—Nikki Walsh