Posts Tagged “Oktoberfest”

Intimate Big Bear Oktoberfest `Unplugged’ with Fine Food, Spirits

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Intimate Big Bear Oktoberfest `Unplugged’ with Fine Food, Spirits

Join the Oktoberfest family for an intimate evening of fine German foods and spirits on Friday, October 20. In just four short years Oktoberfest Unplugged has become one of the most anticipated events of the season, attracting guests from as far as Texas who came specifically to enjoy the intimate affair. Unplugged features a gourmet…

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Still 2 German Bands, 1 Local’s Night Plus Unplugged at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest

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Still 2 German Bands, 1 Local’s Night Plus Unplugged at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest

There’s still two German bands to go and always popular Local’s Night where everyone is welcome. Contest finals are still on tap—pun intended—along with dance groups, Unplugged evening and closing night German Spooktacular with costume contest and not one band but two. Big Bear Oktoberfest is in full swing—and polka—as the event’s namesake month arrives….

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First of 3 German Bands Takes Stage at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest

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First of 3 German Bands Takes Stage at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest

The first of three direct-from-Germany bands takes the stage at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest for the first of two weekends on September 16-17. Matthias Kremer of Aalbachtal Express, which also will play two weekends at Big Bear Oktoberfest next month, returns with his own band, Mats’s Infinity. Composed of members of the popular German band…

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47th Big Bear Oktoberfest Opens September 9-10 For 8 Weekends of Revelry

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47th Big Bear Oktoberfest Opens September 9-10 For 8 Weekends of Revelry

Three direct-from-Germany bands, two of which play this month. A third German beer flowing at the taps. Big Bear Oktoberfest makes a pretty big splash in September too. The first month of Big Bear’s annual fall festival held eight weekends at the Convention Center Sept. 9-October 28 is as busy as the second. In addition…

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Aalbachtal Express, Doo Wah Riders Star at Big Bear Oktoberfest

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Aalbachtal Express, Doo Wah Riders Star at Big Bear Oktoberfest

Next-to-last weekend of 2016 Big Bear Oktoberfest on October 22-23 features the terrific Aalbachtal Express Band from Germany inside and nationally renowned Doo Wah Riders outside. Aalbahtal Express is one of the most entertaining bands ever to take the Big Bear Oktoberfest stage. The 11-piece band features solid horn section and great vocals, playing everything…

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Big Bear Oktoberfest Unplugged an Intimate Night of Fine German Food, Drink

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Big Bear Oktoberfest Unplugged an Intimate Night of Fine German Food, Drink

Join the Big Bear Oktoberfest family for an intimate evening of fine German foods and spirits on Friday, October 14. In just three short years Oktoberfest Unplugged has become one of the most anticipated events of the season, attracting guests from as far as Texas who came specifically to enjoy the intimate affair. Unplugged features…

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German Food Done Different at Barnstorm Restaurant in Big Bear

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German Food Done Different at Barnstorm Restaurant in Big Bear

Sauerkraut that’s sweet, not sour. Red cabbage people actually eat, not something to just add color to the plate and then to be sent back to the kitchen. Barnstorm Restaurant sees German food differently. It’s not just something to slap on the menu during Oktoberfest when people have brats and beer on their minds. Rather,…

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2016 Big Bear Oktoberfest in Full Swing and Polka Through October 29

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2016 Big Bear Oktoberfest in Full Swing and Polka Through October 29

There’s still two German bands to go and always popular Local’s Night where everyone is welcome. Contest finals are still on tap—pun intended—along with dance groups, Unplugged evening and closing night German Spooktacular with costume contest. Big Bear Oktoberfest is in full swing—and polka—as the event’s namesake month arrives. Five of the eight Oktoberfest weekends…

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Schedule, Discounts in Free Official 2016 Big Bear Oktoberfest Souvenir Magazine

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Schedule, Discounts in Free Official 2016 Big Bear Oktoberfest Souvenir Magazine

The eight weekends of 2016 Big Bear Oktoberfest set for September 10-October 29 are here and revelers can be in the know before they go by picking or clicking up the event’s official souvenir magazine, available free. Big Bear Oktoberfest Magazine is filled with information on Southern California’s top-rated event, including complete schedule, contest and…

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American Heroes Weekend Opens 2016 Big Bear Oktoberfest September 10-11

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American Heroes Weekend Opens 2016 Big Bear Oktoberfest September 10-11

Beat the October rush by visiting Big Bear Oktoberfest during September for off-peak pricing, fewer crowds and great entertainment lineup. Opening weekend Sept. 10-11 is again a tribute to America’s Heroes, with free admission for past and present military, law enforcement, EMT personnel and firefighters carrying proper ID. Opening ceremonies at 4 p.m. pay special…

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