Celebrating SanTan Brewing Company’s 9th anniversary, Reel Big Fish and Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers will perform live at Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 1, 2016. Set for downtown Chandler at the Dr. AJ Chandler Park, 178 E Commonwealth, Chandler, AZ 85225. Doors open at 3 p.m.
Don your lederhosen, dirndls and get ready for a bounty of festivities as SanTan Brewing Oktoberfest returns with amazing fall foods, craft beer and games galore. Presale tickets are available online for $12 at www.santanoktoberfest.com, day of admission is $15.
Food highlights include Beignet Babes, Fry Bread, Gorilla Cheese Truck, Honey Bear’s BBQ, Hubert’s Lemonade, Nicastro Wood Fired Pizza, San Francisco Chocolate Factory, SanTan Brewing Company, The Hitchin Post, The Treatery, Tom’s BBQ and Waffle Love AZ.
No Oktoberfest celebration would be complete without beer! The SanTan Brewing Oktoberfest will feature a Bavarian-style beer garden where thirsty patrons will enjoy SanTan’s Oktoberfest lager. Oktoberfest is a traditional German lager boasting a toasty strong malt profile with a clean and crisp lager flavor, ABV 5.5%. SanTan will also pour their core beers and other seasonal offerings.
With so much fun to enjoy, here’s the full schedule to help you plan accordingly:
- 3 p.m.- Gates Open
- 3 p.m.- Ken Levine’s Funkhaus Brass Band
- 3:30 p.m.- Let the “Beer Games” Begin!
- Beer Pong & Flip Cup
- Stein Holding
- Keg Stacking
- Buddy Carry
- Pretzel Toss
- Global Bikes Tricycle Races
- Wiener Dog Races
- KB Kornhole Tournament Begins
- 6 p.m. Good Rust
- 7 p.m.Von Hanson’s Brat Eating Contest
- 7:10 p.m. Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers
- 9:30 p.m. Reel Big Fish
A portion of the proceeds from the SanTan Brewing Oktoberfest benefit St. Joseph the Worker, a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to assisting the homeless, low income and other disadvantaged individuals in their efforts to become self-sufficient through quality employment. For more information about St. Joseph the Worker, visit www.sjwjobs.org.
Special thanks to the official 2016 SanTan Oktoberfest sponsors: SanTan Brewing Company, Bashas’, Downtown Chandler Community Partnership, Crescent Crown Distributing, Global Bikes, Von Hanson’s Meat Market, Earnhardt Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge Ram, Phoenix New Times, Rosenstein Law, Yelp Phoenix, the Arizona Canine Center, Essentia, Titio’s Handmade Vodka and Avilla Homes.