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9/28/2018 St. Pete News

Hofbrauhaus St. Petersburg – “Wilkommen Zum Oktoberfest!”

Hofbrauhaus St. Petersburg  – “Wilkommen Zum Oktoberfest!”

Celebrating Bavarian Tradition in Sunny Florida Starting September 22nd, 2018


[ST. PETERSBURG, FL, August 2018----]   In true Bavarian tradition, Hofbrauhaus St. Petersburg brings to life its annual Oktoberfest starting Saturday, September 22nd, 2018, also the opening day of Munich’s festival. Celebrations continue through the end of October.

A ceremonial wooden keg tapping of HB’s Oktoberfest bier kicks off the party at noon, September 22nd. Following the tapping, a fun-filled day commences with Hofbrauhaus beer and cuisine, as well as traditional Bavarian musicians and other entertainment, including nightly stein holding competitions and beer chugging contests. This year’s Oktoberfest sponsors are Keller Williams St. Pete, J. J. Taylor Distributing Florida Inc., and FC Bayern Munchen Fan Club St. Pete.

This year Hofbrauhaus proudly presents its first annual Bier Olympics, inviting both corporate and public teams to participate.

Corporate competition – September 22, September 28, October 5, and October 12  

Public competition – Saturdays, September 22, September 29, October 6, and October 14

Final competition date to be announced.

Bier Olympics events include stein holding, dizzy bat tray race, bier chugging, bier pong, and flip cup. Over $10,000 in prizes will be awarded including Stein Club memberships and gift cards. All participants will receive a t-shirt. Teams may sign up in person up to the day of the event. Please email for more information about Bier Olympics. Participants must be over 21 years of age. Space is limited and as always, please do not drink and drive!

Weekly Events:

Military Mondays (including first responders and hospitality industry) – 30% off your total bill

Tuesdays – Family Fun Nights with Face Painters and Balloon Twisters.  KIDS EAT FREE!

Wednesdays – Yappy Hour! Bring your furry friends! Happy Hour all night on the patio with local band, Freelow.

Thursdays – ½ Price bottles of wine, Hofbrau Hauswives Afterhours Drag Show – Happy Hour 9-midnight, 18+, only $5!

Fridays – Corporate Bier Olympics, Stein Holding, Beer Chugging, our local band, Freelow, on the patio (8-11pm, weather permitting)

For the Kids: Root Beer Chugging/Belching Contest, Chicken Dance Off

Saturdays – Open Team Bier Olympics, Stein Holding, Beer Chugging

                For the Kids: Root Beer Chugging/Belching Contest, Chicken Dance Off

Sunday Fundays – Happy Hour ALL DAY!!

*Happy Hour includes well drinks, house wines, and 0.5 liter bier for only $5

Hofbrauhaus St. Petersburg is a traditional Bavarian bier hall. HBH St. Pete serves historic, delicious Hofbrauhaus bier and Bavarian fare, including giant pretzels, Jägerschnitzel, sausages, desserts, and much more. Bavarian musical entertainment daily. Hofbrauhaus is located at 123 4th Street South, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33701.