Events: Arizona - Phoenix - Scottsdale
- Four Peak Oktoberfest at Tempe Town Lake
- 10.12.2018 - 10.14.2018
- Tempe Town Lake - Tempe
- Food & Wine Events
WHAT: Brats, live music, and beer, Four Peaks Oktoberfest is a three-day outdoor Bavarian themed festival featuring 12+ varieties of German beer along with carnival rides, sports and more. The festival is free and open to all ages.
New this year, Four Peaks Oktoberfest will feature gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan food options in their Food Truck Area. The event will host a 4v4 soccer tournament with more teams and a new kickball tournament. Phoenix Rising is a one of the official partner sponsors this year. It will also feature a Weltenburger VIP Experience and additional authentic German music by a band from Regensburg, The Gin Tonics. The popular Das Aubachtal Sextett is returning and performing as well.
Earlier this month, Weltenburger Kloster flew out to Tempe and brewed a collaborative beer with Four Peaks Brewing Company named Freundschaft. It is a Pale Weissbeir projected to be a 7.5% abv. Weltenburger is the world’s oldest monastic brewery dating from 1050 AD. This beer will be served at the event, arriving by a horse drawn carriage at the opening ceremony. It will also be available at select locations leading up to the event.
WHEN: October 12-14, 2018
Friday, October 12: 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday, October 13: 10:00 AM - 12:00AM
Sunday, October 14: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
WHERE: Tempe Town Lake
80 W Rio Salado Pkwy
Tempe, AZ 85281
WHY: In 2018, Tempe Sister Cities marks the 46th anniversary of its Oktoberfest celebration in Tempe. Oktoberfest is an annual fundraiser with proceeds used to send Tempe high school students to nine cities around the world with Tempe Sister Cities. Tempe Sister Cities is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1970 and has won the Overall Best Sister City in America Award eight times from Sister Cities International.
Admission is free. VIP packages are available for purchase. For more information, visit www.fourpeaksoktoberfest.com.