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Live at the Archway: Oktoberfest

Oct 7, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Oompah bands. Virtual apple picking. Arts & crafts. Hashtag printers. Festive themed eats. Bavarian beer in limited edition beer steins.

#SprechenSieDUMBO?

Join us for our first annual Live at the Archway: Oktoberfest!
In the Archway Under The Manhattan Bridge
> DUMBO, Brooklyn

THURSDAY OCTOBER 6th: 6-10pm
FRIDAY OCTOBER 7th: 6-10pm
SATURDAY OCTOBER 8th: 3 – 10pm

We’re transforming the Archway into a traditional German “beer hall” with plenty of DUMBO flair!

We’ve lined up a robust schedule of themed entertainment:

THURSDAY 10/6
Enjoy a high energy Oktoberfest performance complete with costumes, tubas, accordions, and more by MELINA and the Oompahs. Melina’s musical act is drawn from inspiration from the original Oktoberfest in Munich, where she was previously featured.

FRIDAY 10/7
DJ Holzmeister a.k.a The Kaiser—a DUMBO nightlife luminary and co-founder of nightclub Lunatarium—presents unique Oktoberfest performances on the decks. Originally from Germany, DJ Holzmeister plays a range of festive music for attendees from traditional Bavarian songs to German pop songs from Schlager to Neue Deutsche Welle (New German Wave).

SATURDAY 10/8.
3 – 5pm: Arts & crafts with Creatively WILD Art Studio for kids and kids-at-heart

5 -7:30pm Enjoy a high energy Oktoberfest performance complete with costumes, tubas, accordions, and more by MELINA and the Oompahs. Melina’s musical act is drawn from inspiration from the original Oktoberfest in Munich, where she was previously featured.

7:30 – 10pm: DJ Holzmeister a.k.a The Kaiser—a DUMBO nightlife luminary and co-founder of nightclub Lunatarium—presents unique Oktoberfest performances on the decks. Originally from Germany, DJ Holzmeister plays a range of festive music for attendees from traditional Bavarian songs to German pop songs from Schlager to Neue Deutsche Welle (New German Wave).

PLUS, here’s what’s happening throughout three days:

> A social media contest where YOU are invited to create your own German DUMBO Oktoberfest words with the hashtag #SprechenSieDUMBO for the chance to win prizes.
> A virtual apple picking photo experience–get that insta shot without leaving the neighborhood.
> Luster – formerly Instaprint will be on hand with their Hashtag Printers, printing said Instagram ^^ instantaneously, for free!
> A festive menu of pretzels, brats, veggie brats and sauerkraut, served by The Lighthouse (all days), Chickpea & Olive (October 6), and by Yeah Dawg (October 7 and 8).
> Beer from The Lighthouse, served in limited edition DUMBO Oktoberfest beer steins by lederhosen-wearing bartenders

Details

Date:
Oct 7, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/900408490092459/

Organizer

DUMBO BID
Phone:
718-237-8700
Email:
Website:
dumbo.is