If you can’t make it to Kitchener-Waterloo for Oktoberfest this fall, don’t panic: Toronto Oktoberfest will be taking place on Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28, 2013 at Kool Haus – Guvernment Entertainment Complex, a bigger venue than previous years. Here’s your chance to try German and European beers including Tyskie, Stiegl, Weihenstephan, Mill Street Brewery, Lech Premium, as well as Badischer Winzerkeller Pinot Noir and enjoy the German festhalle experience with traditional Bavarian live music, folk dancers and an Oompah band.
Chef Marc Thuet of Petite Thuet will be preparing Oktoberfest fare to be washed down with premium beer.
Tickets for Tapping of the Keg on Fri., Sept. 27, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. or the Bavaria Saturday event on Sat., Sept. 28, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. are $20. (This year, guests attending the early events can stay for the evening events as long as they enter before 6:30 p.m.) Tickets for the Stein Haus Partei on Fri., Sept. 27, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. or the Closing Party on Sat., Sept. 28, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. are $25 and include a complimentary beer.