You don’t need to travel to Munich to celebrate Oktoberfest. In fact, you don’t even have to leave the city.
East Vancouver’s Parallel 49 Brewing Company is throwing a massive bash for the occasion this fall that just might make you feel like you’ve been transported to Germany.
The brewery will be transformed into a beer garden from Saturday, Sept. 17 to Sunday, Oct. 2.
Spectators can enjoy a lively atmosphere with beer (obviously), German eats and live entertainment.
Parrallel 49 will have their regular beers on tap, as well as four feature beers specifically for Oktoberfest. They include a German Pilsner, Festbier, Schwarzbier and Hefeweizen all served in classic beer steins.
The food line-up will include Bavarian pretzels with mustard and beer cheese, currywurst loaded fries, schnitzel sandwiches, bratwurst and Bratkatoffen (thrice cooked potatoes, roasted onion, dill and caraway mayo).
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While it’s not mandatory, event-goers are encouraged to dress in their best Oktoberfest-themed outfit. And the best of the best will be awarded a $50 gift card each day of the event for that extra incentive.
Parallel 49 Brewing Company
Address: 1950 Triumph Street, Vancouver
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