14JAN 2019
Oktoberfest Dates in Germany

Oktoberfest Dates in Germany

2016 Event Schedule & Important Dates: January & February: You should have already booked your hotel and need to be look at table reservations as they sell out fast. July: An army of workers start building the huge tents and amusement rides in Theresienwiese. September 17th ( Saturday ): At 9am the tent doors open but you’ll need to be in line 3 hours early…

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07JAN 2019
Oktoberfest desserts

Oktoberfest desserts

Traditionally, the festival begins on the first Saturday after September 15th and ends on the first Sunday in October. If the first Sunday in October is October 1st or 2nd, then the festival is extended to October 3rd to include the German Reunification Day. The festival in Munich consists of lots of beer and food, served in huge tents owned by different breweries, restaurants…

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31DEC 2018
Ayinger Oktoberfest Marzen

Ayinger Oktoberfest Marzen

3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20 Slightly hazy amber colour with a golden hue. Warm cap, kind of creamy, decent lasting and some good lacing. Bread malt aromas with caramel notes and some sweet fruitiness (dates, mild raisins). Hints of nuttiness. The taste is not as sweet, but still has some fruits, light caramel and hops in the finish. The…

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24DEC 2018
Oktoberfest Amana Colonies

Oktoberfest Amana Colonies

Fifty years of anything is a big achievement. This October 2nd to 4th the Amana Colonies will be celebrating their 50th Anniversary of Oktoberfest, believed to be the oldest in Iowa. This celebration has grown from a small cup of German culture in the parking lot of a local clubhouse to a huge stein of locally brewed German ambience that now spreads over three locations in…

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17DEC 2018
Oktoberfest at Alpine Village

Oktoberfest at Alpine Village

If you’ve been to Alpine Oktoberfest in the last 3 years then you’ve probably seen me up on stage doing the chicken dance. I’m Haylz Bellz and my fellow O-Girls and I have a very unique job on the weekends during September and October. It’s difficult to explain what exactly our jobs entail. We dance, yes, but I wouldn’t call us professional dancers. We do a lot of getting the…

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05JUN 2014
Oktoberfest Eisenhower Park

Oktoberfest Eisenhower Park

Oktoberfest is the world’s largest folk festival, lasting for 16 days each year, and is an important part of Bavarian history and culture that has been reproduced in many countries, including in the United States. The tradition began in 1810 after the wedding of Crown Prince Ludwig to Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen of Bavaria, who later became King and Queen of Bavaria…

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18JUN 2016
German Food Oktoberfest

German Food Oktoberfest


 
 CLEVELAND, Ohio – Eins zwei drei The countdown to fall has begun in Cleveland . . . and it s in German. The 2015 Cleveland Oktoberfest signals the beginning of the fall festival season this Labor Day weekend . . . or is it one last chance to raise a stein to the end of summer? Either way, the annual keg party is a great time. One that has roots that date back to the early…

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