Edmonton Oktoberfest

14Aug

ABF (August15, 2016) Don your Dirndl and Lederhosen at this year’s Calgary Oktoberfest (sept 23 & 24) and Edmonton Oktoberfest (Sept 30 & Oktober 1).  There’s no better way to enjoy the festivities than to dress up, dance and have fun with the authentic German Knights Band and Schuhplattler Dancers!...

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10Jul
By: Trevor Bacon On: July 10, 2016 In: Edmonton Oktoberfest Comments: 0

MEDIA RELEASE September 9, 2015 2015 Edmonton Oktoberfest The Tradition Continues! Alberta Beer Festivals presents the 2nd annual Edmonton Oktoberfest October 2nd and 3rd at the Expo Centre at Northlands. Oktoberfest is an amazing opportunity to sample new craft beers, amazing local food, all in a fun environment. “Prost!...

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26Oct

To tell the story of the Cave and Basin, as is the case with most written Canadian history, you’re really telling the story of the railway.  Three Canadian Pacific Railway workers, William McCardell, his brother Tom, and their partner Frank McCabe discovered hot pools in a cave, while attempting to...

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09Oct
By: Trevor Bacon On: October 09, 2015 In: Calgary Oktoberfest, Edmonton Oktoberfest Comments: 0

“The 2015 editions of the Calgary Oktoberfest and Edmonton Oktoberfest, will go down as the most successful to date”, Bill Robinson, President of ABF revealed today. With both events moving to different halls in both cities this year, Oktoberfest occupied more than 120,000 sq ft and the more than...

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29Apr

Download the official ABF app today on Google Play, & iTunes and stay on top of all the schedules, maps and other goodies we’ve thrown in! Want to know where your favourite exhibitor is located in BMO Centre? Open the map! Want to know when your favourite brewer is...

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10Oct
By: albertbeer On: October 10, 2014 In: Edmonton Oktoberfest Comments: 0

If you’ve attended an oktoberfest before, you’ll know there are a few things to keep in mind so you can take FULL advantage for what  our version of Oktoberfest – Edmonton Oktoberfest has to offer. Bring your appetite. Edmonton Oktoberfest has invited some of Edmonton’s best pubs and restaurants to create...

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10Oct
By: albertbeer On: October 10, 2014 In: Edmonton Oktoberfest Comments: 0

Alberta Beer Festivals is pleased to announce that they have partnered with their charity of choice for the 2014 edition of the Edmonton Oktoberfest, Edmonton’s Foodbank. Each month, more than 13,000 people receive hampers from Edmonton’s Food Bank or one of the over 210 agencies, churches or food depots with...

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09Oct
By: albertbeer On: October 09, 2014 In: Edmonton Oktoberfest Comments: 0

At Alberta Beer Festivals, we want all festival attendees to enjoy the atmosphere of Edmonton Oktoberfest, filled with friends and family. One of the best and most fun ways of doing that is to dress up in traditional Bavarian and German garb. Pictured above is what’s known as a dirndl, based...

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