From Chandler to Wickenburg, and Scottsdale to Glendale, listed below are six Oktoberfest occasions to not miss this fall. Prost!
2022 Downtown Chandler Oktoberfest
Dr. A.J. Chandler Park
178 East Commonwealth Avenue, Chandler
Two favourite native breweries, Pedal Haus Brewery and SanTan Brewing Co., are forming a dynamic duo to host an epic 2022 Downtown Chandler Oktoberfest. At Dr. A.J. Chandler Park, the breweries will serve German-style brews and meals, resembling Bavarian pretzels and brats. There can be reside music all day, and Julian Wright, founder and CEO of Pedal Haus Brewery, will emcee stein holding and sausage consuming competitions. Tickets cost $15 upfront, or $20 on the door and the occasion runs from three to 11 p.m.
164 East Apache Road, Wickenburg
Kick off October proper. This 12 months, the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild is internet hosting Wickenburg Oktoberfest in historic Stone Park. With greater than 15 Arizona breweries collaborating, in addition to meals vans serving savory German-style fare, the occasion is certain to be a scrumptious celebration. Stay music and garden video games are additionally on deck. General admission tickets price $40 and embody entry at four p.m. and 15 four-ounce tasting pours. VIP tickets price $60 and embody early entry at three p.m., VIP parking, and entrance right into a VIP lounge space. Designated driver tickets price $15.
Oktoberfest at Brat Haus
3622 North Scottsdale Highway, Scottsdale
Outdated City Scottsdale restaurant and patio Brat Haus is internet hosting its annual Oktoberfest celebration on the primary of the month this 12 months. The occasion runs from midday till eight p.m., with two stein holding competitions taking place at three and 6 p.m. The stakes are excessive in these cup-holding contests, because the winners can be invited to take part within the Arizona Stein Holding Competitors on the 4 Peaks Oktoberfest celebration at Tempe City Lake on October 9. There can be reside music, video games, prizes, and naturally, loads of beer. Admission prices $5, and people wearing festive gear can obtain $1 off a 4 Peaks Oktoberfest pour.
4 Peaks Oktoberfest at Tempe City Lake
Tempe Seashore Park
80 West Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe
Tempe City Lake is all the time a location for shenanigans, and this October it welcomes again Four Peaks Oktoberfest for its 49th 12 months. The three-day competition consists of reside music, new carnival rides, a Weiner canine style present, and a “Runnin’ for Brats” race. Plus, after all, scrumptious meals and drinks. New on the menu this 12 months are rooster and vegetarian empanadas. Proceeds from Oktoberfest profit Tempe Sister Cities, a non-profit that works to ship Tempe highschool college students to 10 cities across the globe. Admission is $20 on Friday and Saturday, and free for attendees on Sunday. These beneath 21 get free entrance all weekend.
Haus Murphy’s Oktoberfest
5739 West Glendale Avenue, Glendale
October 14-15, 21-22, 28-29
There is no higher place to rejoice Oktoberfest within the Valley than Glendale’s basic German restaurant, Haus Murphy’s. German-style meals and drinks abound at this West Valley spot all 12 months lengthy, however for 3 weekends in October, the enjoyable will get dialed up a notch. Hearken to reside music, style seasonal imported German beers, and take within the sights and sounds of Germany from this Glendale biergarten. The celebrations happen on Friday and Saturday evenings from 5 to 9 p.m. and reservations, made by telephone, are really helpful.
The Westin Kierland Resort
Whereas Oktoberfest sometimes celebrates German tradition, music, and meals, this new occasion is taking a decidedly completely different method. The Westin Kierland Resort in Scottsdale is internet hosting OktoberWest, a rustic western-themed occasion full with nation music performances, line dances, a mechanical bull, and a bourbon-tasting backyard. Beer can even be out there together with snacks from native meals vans. Performers for the night embody Ashley Wineland, Mogollon Band, Donny Grubb, and fiddle participant Patrick Clark. The occasion kicks off at four p.m. and ends at 10 p.m. Tickets price $45 and are available online. Proceeds profit Phoenix-based nonprofit Mates of Freedom.