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Adults (Ages 21+)

Celebrate Oktoberfest on the Buffalo River

Hold on to your lederhosen and join us for the official kickoff of Oktoberfest on the Buffalo River with a resounding “prost!” For one of our favorite holidays, 12 Gates Brewing is once again joining us on a journey to Germany with a traditional buffet, music, and most importantly, BEER!

Brush up on your German so you can ask for one more beer… “Noch ein bier, bitte.”

Ooompah Oktoberfest Cruise is 21 years of age and over. ID required.


Dancing is not currently not allowed due to strict NYS Covid-19 related Social Distancing guidelines. 

MASKS AND SOCIAL DISTANCING ARE REQUIRED DURING THE BOARDING & EXITING PROCESS AND STRONGLY RECOMMENDED WHILE MOVING ABOUT THE VESSEL.  Parties larger than 10 passengers are encouraged to call our reservation team to discuss the Covid-19 restrictions from New York State and the CDC. 

The ticket office opens 1 (one) hour prior to cruise times and boarding begins 15 minutes prior to departure.  Masks are required for boarding, disembarking and during general movement around the vessel.  

Prices, schedules and routes are subject to change without notice.  We cruise under strict guidelines of the USCG and routes are subject to change based on commercial vessel traffic or for any reason deemed necessary by the Captain.

Due to STRICT Health Inspections and NYS Permits all food and beverage must be obtained from Buffalo Harbor Cruises and All Occasions Catering.