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Oktoberfest 2011 Beers

Sep 23, 2011   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments

German Beer Booths located at the stage

  •          Bitburger Premium Pils – Germany – Pilsener
  •          Franziskaner Hefe-Weissbier – Germany – Hefeweizen
  •          Franziskaner Hefe-Weissbier Dunkel – Germany – Dunkelweizen
  •          Hacker-Pschorr Oktoberfest – Germany – Oktoberfest/Märzen
  •          Köstritzer- Germany – Schwarzbier
  •          Paulaner Hefe-Weissbier – Germany – Hefeweizen
  •          Paulaner Original Münchner Märzen – Germany – Oktoberfest/Märzen
  •          Spaten Oktoberfest – Germany – Oktoberfest/Märzen
  •          Spaten Optimator – Germany – Doppelbock
  •          Spaten Premium Lager – Germany – Lager
  •          Warsteiner – Germany – Pilsener
  •          Warsteiner Dunkel – Germany – Dunkel

Fruit Beer / Schnapps Tent

Fruit Beer

  •          Fruli – Belgium – Fruit Beer Strawberry
  •          Leinenkugel Summer Shanty – USA – Fruit Beer – Lemonade

Schnapps

  •          Feigling Fig Vodka – Fig flavored Vodka
  •          Bismarck Vodka – Triple distilled vodka
  •          Rumple Mintz – Peppermint schnapps
  •          Jagermeister – Herbal liqueur
  •          Barenjager – Honey Liqueur
  •          Goldschlager – Cinnamon schnapps
  •          Dooley’s – Toffee & Vodka Cream Liqueur
  •          Killepitsch – Herbal liqueur
  •          Slivovitiz – Plum Brandy
  •          German Apple
  •          Chocolate – flavored Vodka
  •          Peach

Miller Beer Trailer

  •          Miller Lite – USA – Lager
  •          Heineken – Netherlands – Lager
  •          Pilsner Urquell- Czech Republic – Pilsener
  •          Samuel Adams – USA – Octoberfest

Budweiser Beer Trailer

  •          Becks – Germany – Lager
  •          Bud Lite – USA – Lager
  •          Hiner Brau Oktoberfest – USA – Oktoberfest/Märzen
  •          Stella Artois – Belgium – Pale Lager

Everything You Need To Know For Oktoberfest 2011

Sep 15, 2011   //   by Brian Jones   //   Events  //  No Comments

River Town
Kenner, Louisiana
Where Williams Boulevard meets the River

Map it!

Click here to download the Oktoberfest flyer

Dates/ Times

First Weekend
Friday October 14th –  4pm till 11pm
Saturday October 15th  – Noon till 11 pm
Sunday October 16th – Noon till 8 pm

 Second Weekend
Friday October 21st  –  4pm till 11pm
Saturday October 22nd   – Noon till 11 pm
Sunday October 23rd  – Noon till 8 pm

Gate information

$6.00
Members + 1 guest enter free
Children 12 and under enter free
Active military enter free
Lederhosen / Dirndl – Get in Free on Sundays

Drinks

Soft Drinks / Water
Full Bars
Beer: 23 different beers  12 German, 5 European, 2 local and more (Click link to see a full list)

Beer & wine tasting on Saturday, October 15 —  Purchase Tickets:  Beer TastingWine Tasting

German Food

Main Dining Tent

  • German Potato salad
  • Bratwurst, Knockwurst, and Weisswurst
  • Sauerkraut
  • Red Cabbage
  • Mashed potatoes and gravy
  • Vegetables

Entree

Friday’s

  • Beef goulash with Spatzel noodles
  • Beef Rouladen

Saturdays

  • Beef goulash with Spatzel noodles
  • Pork Schnitzel with mushroom sauce

Sundays

  • Beef goulash with Spatzel noodles
  • German style roasted chicken breast

Food around the grounds

  • Schnitzel Sandwich – Schnitzel with black forest ham and Swiss cheese on a Kaiser roll
  • Hot soft pretzels
  • Flammkuchen – German Pizza
  • Grilled Bratwurst, Knockwurst, and Weisswurst on a bun
  • Grilled Brat burger on a Kaiser roll
  • Grilled Cheese burgers
  • Grilled Kielbasa on a stick

Desserts

  • Homemade cakes, cupcakes, and other sweets
  • Apple and Strawberry Strudel

German Music – Bands

Friday October 14th

  • 4pm -6pm The Brats
  • 6pm – 11pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Saturday – October 15th

  • Noon – 3pm Holy Schnitzel!
  • 3pm-6pm The Brats
  • 6pm – 11pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Sunday – October 16th

  • Noon – 3pm Miss Claudia & Her Bier Gartners
  • 3pm – 8pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Friday October 21st

  • 4pm -6pm The Brats
  • 6pm – 11pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Saturday – October 22nd

  • Noon – 3pm Holy Schnitzel!
  • 3pm-6pm The Brats
  • 6pm – 11pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Sunday – October 23rd

  • Noon – 3pm Julie Council and Band
  • 3pm – 8pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Children events

  • Puppet Show
  • Saturday, Two shows 2 pm and 4 pm
  • Sunday, one show, 3 pm
  • Face painting

Souvenirs

Oktoberfest and German gifts. Stein, Hats, T-shirts, Flags, Glasses, Magnets, German Shirts