October is a month packed with plenty of events and activities in West Palm Beach and nearby cities of the Palm Beach County. One of the most popular festivities is the American German Club of the Palm Beaches Oktoberfest event.
The celebrations take place at the American German Club of the Palm Beaches in Lantana, and it is the most popular Oktoberfest in South Florida. It is a genuine celebration of the most popular German custom that Germany has ever exported to the rest of the world.
Oktoberfest Festival Information
Event Dates: second and third weekend of October (starting Oct 12, 2018)
Friday, October 12 and 19, from 5pm to 11pm
Saturday, October 13 and 20, from 12pm to 11pm
Sunday, October 14 and 21, from 12pm to 8pm
Admission: Adults $10 | Children under 12 with paying adult admitted free.
[Free Admission on Sundays to Active Military Personnel, Veterans and First Responders with appropriate ID.] Address: 5111 Lantana Road, Lake Worth, FL 33463
Phone: 561.967.6464 | For other events check: www.americangermanclub.org
What happens at the American German Club of the Palm Beaches Oktoberfest?
For its tenth anniversary appearance, The Heldensteiner returns from Munich Germany, directly after performing in the Lowenbrau tent at the world famous Munich Oktoberfest. The Hobfrau Festhaus will host the band “Echt Baerig”, also straight from Munich. Other culturally authentic entertainment will take place throughout festival grounds and inside the Festhaus. Children can enjoy the club’s playground, plus a brand new, family-run carnival will take over part of the festival grounds, with double the rides of years past and exciting games for all ages. Unlimited ride wristbands and single ride tickets will be available for purchase.
Food and Drink
Authentic Munich Oktoberfest foods such as sauerbraten, schnitzel, rotisserie checken, roast pork and smoked pork, sausages, bratwurst, bauernwurst, meterwurst, leberkase, currywurst, gourmet and traditional pretzels, giant pickles, potato pancakes, german desserts and much more will be available throughout the festival grounds, with the return of the beloved roast beef sandwich.
A variety of Hofbrau beers as well as Tucher, Lederer and many more plus domestic favorites will be on hand. German schnapps, wines and frozen drinks will be available, as well as plenty of soft drinks and water.
FREE parking at three neighborhood schools with free trolley service to the festival; Diamond View Elementary, Tradewinds Middle (both on Haverhill) and Indian Pines Elementary (on Lantana).
“Premium Parking” for $15 is available on club grounds and at Buttonwood Park, which is just across the street.
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