October 2016 Events

September 17-2: Oktoberfest, Munich, Germany

The 183rd Oktoberfest will be held on Theresienwiese in the center of Munich. This is the original Oktoberfest, and the world's largest and most famous beer festival. Need we say more?

1: Das Best Oktoberfest, Atlanta, GA

Trigger Agency, LLC, presents the second annual Atlanta edition of Das Best Oktoberfest, which will take place at Atlantic Station. This Oktoberfest-style event will feature more than 150 beers, wines, and schnapps. There will also be German food; live music on the Main Stage; oom-pah bands, along with other entertainment; carnival games; contests; and arts and crafts items. VIP tickets, with early admission and a special selection of beers, are available.

6-8: Great American Beer Festival, Denver, CO

The Brewers Association presents the 34th annual Great American Beer Festival, which will take place at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. This three-day event, which is the nation's beer premier festival and competition, will feature the products of some 750 breweries from throughout the country. In addition to beer sampling, the festival will include “paired” (aka farm to table) and "brewer's studio" pavilions, cooking and homebrewing demonstrations, an educational program, and appearances by beer writers. The festival includes a judged competition that attracts more than 5,000 entries, with gold, silver, and bronze medals awarded in more than 135 categories.

8: Das Best Oktoberfest, Baltimore, MD

Trigger Agency, LLC, presents the Baltimore edition of Das Best Oktoberfest, which will take place in the parking lots at M&T Stadium. This Oktoberfest-style event will feature more than 150 beers, wines, and schnapps. There will also be German food; live music on the Main Stage; oom-pah bands, along with other entertainment; carnival games; contests; and arts and crafts items. VIP tickets, with early admission and a special selection of beers, are available.

15: Hub City Brew Fest, Spartanburg SC

The second annual Hub City Brew Fest will be held at Spring and West Broad Streets in downtown Spartanburg. This event will feature beer from more than 25 craft breweries, all from South Carolina and North Carolina. There will also be continuous live music, and food will be available for purchase. All profits will go to charity.