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Oktoberfest 2010 with Just Here for the Beer

Friday, September 24th, 2010 — 2:51pm PDT
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There is one more Oktoberfest event happening in town and this is probably the biggest as well, spanning two days next weekend. Presented by the folks at Just Here for the Beer, the city’s premiere beer event and education portal online, this will round out the largest fair in the world at Vancouver’s Edgewater Casino.

What Oktoberfest presented by Just Here for the Beer
When October 1st (6:00pm – 10:00pm) & 2nd (7:00pm – 11:00pm)
How Tickets for each day are available online for $45. Admission includes all beer samples, tasting notes, souvenir glassware, and live entertainment (complete with lederhosen).

Photo credit: Duane Storey on Flickr

The selection of beers will not disappoint as they have over 100 different brews ready for sampling. This includes local craft beer, specialty imports, and traditional Oktoberfest-style beer. Partial proceeds from the event will also go toward a local cause.

Update I have two tickets to give away for Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 2nd. Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)
  • RT to enter to win tix to Just Here for the Beer’s Oktoberfest from @Miss604

    I’ll draw one winner Monday September 27th at 5:00pm.

    If you’re heading out to one of Vancouver’s many Oktoberfest events over the next week or so, please remember to enjoy responsibly and plan a safe trip home in advance.

    Update The winner is @Eyesno on Twitter, congratulations and have a great time!

    You must be 19 years of age or older to enter to win this contest & attend this event.

    Current contests on


    1. Sanaz says:

      Would love to attend this event!

    2. Stefan says:

      Damn that sounds like fun. Would love to go!

    3. Oana says:

      Ooh I’d love to go!

    4. I love beer. I do. It’s true. I cannot lie. In fact, I’m planning on heading to Munich next year to attend the festivities so this event would provide some much needed training on etiquette, food choices, etc. Did I mention that I love beer?

    5. Alan says:

      We were looking for something to do next weekend, this could be perfect.

    6. Shawn says:

      I think this is the best contest I seen yet. Oh I am a huge beer lover and drinking. Love to attend this year.

    7. craig says:

      I want to go! I love beer!

    8. stella says:

      Would love to go!

    9. ivy says:

      I would love to bring my bf who’s a big fan of beer to this!

    10. Cameron says:

      Yavohl! I vould very much like to drinken der beer, und I am too old to drive my autocar on the bahn to Leavenworth.

    11. Eileen says:

      Beer is so much more fun than wine. I think it was Oliver Reed, the great besotted British actor, who said you meet the finest quality of people in a pub.

    12. Anne says:

      This looks like a good time.

    13. joey says:

      i would love to go!

    14. Dee says:

      I really want to go!

    15. Ryan says:

      I would love to attend this event. Thanks!

    16. John says:

      I love beer !

    17. Christine says:

      I would love to attend this!

    18. Kristy says:

      Count me in ๐Ÿ™‚

    19. Drinking a pint of 1516 right now. Mmm , beer.

    20. Liz says:

      I’ve always wanted to learn more about beer and this would be my first time celebrating Oktoberfest – please give me a ticket! ๐Ÿ™‚

    21. Courtney B says:

      My boyfriend and I went to Just Here for the Beer’s Canada Cup of Beer and had an amazing time! I would love to head to Oktoberfest and check out some new beers for the winter.

    22. Dana says:

      Sounds like fun and would love to go!

    23. Teresa K says:

      Count me in!

    24. Dianne says:

      Oh my this does sound like fun. I would love to be able to take my sister to this. She took me to Hop Scotch last year and we had a blast. I would love to return the favor by taking her to this.

    25. ping says:

      I don’t drink beer, but what the heck… pick me!

    26. Hnomad says:

      mmm, beer..

    27. Brenda Presthofer says:

      Oh! I am of German heritage and my Scottish,I would love to take him Miss 604! My parents have been to Oktoberfest celebrations,
      but I have yet to attend one! If I win,I will wear my dindel,and I will make my bf. wear lederhosen!!

    28. Carly says:

      I just got back to Vancouver today! I’d love to get out and into the swing of things by attending this event next weekend… I’m also pretty much a beer connoisseur. ๐Ÿ™‚

    29. Mya says:

      Beer beer beer beer BEER! I’d love to go!

    30. luc says:

      Beer… Mmm…

    31. Roxy says:

      Sounds amazing! I’d love to go

    32. Travis says:

      Great event! oh please oh please…

    33. Veronica says:

      My husband would love this!

    34. Sandra Ho says:

      Count me in the draw! I’ve never been and I would be really excited to check this out!

    35. Uday Mistry says:

      I am a total beer man, please enter into this draw! Thanks!

    36. This is an embarassing admission for a hophead like myself, but I’ve never been to an Oktoberfest before.

    37. Kandes says:

      Yay!! sounds like super fun times!! Cheers!!

    38. David Darling says:

      Would love the chance to attend this event! mmmm!

    39. stacey says:

      sounds fun! pick me!!!

    40. Sarah says:

      geben Sie mir das Bier!

    41. A.J. says:

      Mmmmmmmm beer!

    42. michele says:

      love germany

    43. Michelle Gibson says:

      Cheers! Lets all drink to the Fatherland!

    44. Linda Bilben says:

      I love Germans and Beer

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