Beer Buzz: Oktoberfest


We can thank Munich’s King Ludwig I for our annual month of beer guzzling. It was back in 1910 that Ludwig proclaimed October a time for grand festivities to commemorate his recent wedding. At its core, Oktoberfest is a celebration of the fall harvest, but over the years the tradition has evolved into a worldwide hops-fueled party with oompah bands, liederhosen, dirndls, and bratwurst. Grab a stein, leash up your dachshund, and head over to one of these fine SoCal fests:

Old World Village
Every Wed-Sun through November 1st
7561 Center Ave, Huntington Beach
(714) 647-7107

LA Oktoberfest @ LA Mart
Saturday, Oct 10, 1-6pm
1933 S Broadway, Los Angeles
(213) 915-8003

Alpine Village
Every Fri-Sun through October 25th
833 W Torrance Blvd Torrance
(310) 327-4384

The Phoenix Club
Every Fri-Sun through October 31st
1340 S Sanderson, Anaheim
(714) 563-4166