Washington celebrates Oktoberfest 2016

Washington celebrates Oktoberfest 2016

Munich may celebrate Oktoberfest from September 17th through October 3rd 2016, but here in Washington  state we like to put our own special style on the traditional German holiday celebrating beer, sausages, family, music, dirndl skirts and lederhosen. With that...
Washington Celebrates Oktoberfest 2014

Washington Celebrates Oktoberfest 2014

Don’t confuse Oktoberfest with the month of October. Oktoberfest “officially” runs runs from noon on Saturday, September 20th through Sunday October 5th 2014. In Washington, you can expect Oktoberfest/Octoberfest activities from now until the end of...
2011 Fremont Oktoberfest Tips

2011 Fremont Oktoberfest Tips

With our unseasonably warm weather and the great planning of Bold Hat Productions Fremont Oktoberfest has been my favorite event of the season.  The beer tasting garden tents were increased and spread out more so the few lines that formed moved quickly. Multiple...
Party in the Center of Universe: Fremont Oktoberfest 2011

Party in the Center of Universe: Fremont Oktoberfest 2011

Fremont Oktoberfest 2011 is more than just a mere beer bonanza, it is a full weekend celebration of wacky fun. Although it is probably best known for the Brewfest (tasting garden). Fremont Oktoberfest offers activities as diverse as Texas chainsaw pumpkin carving to a...
Pints and Pipes 911 Tribute

Pints and Pipes 911 Tribute

During the Silver City Brewery Anniversary Party yesterday, the Pierce County Firefighters Pipes & Drums Band honored the fallen firefighters of 9/11.   The band played a heart wrenching rendition of Amazing Grace, as party goers raised their pints in the air to...
Washington brews up Oktoberfest 2011

Washington brews up Oktoberfest 2011

It is never too early to start planning for Oktoberfest! Washington state plays host to a number of Oktoberfest celebrations throughout mid September and into October.  In Germany, Oktoberfest runs from September 17th – October 3rd but expect a longer...