Oktoberfest has a new home this year as the House of Blues Anaheim’s will be hosting the incredible craft beer, food and music festival, “Lokal Brews, Lokal Grooves.” The festivities will feature some of Orange County’s finest local breweries, hottest local bands, and tastiest festive eats from Executive Chef Jeremy Cantwell. Located throughout the venue, Oktoberfest-inspired food stations will feature items such as bratwurst, schnitzel, beer braised brisket sliders and more. Taste a wide variety of craft beer samplings from 25 local breweries and enjoy tunes from 20 local bands scheduled to perform in 3 different entertainment spaces. Head to the Music Hall with DJ West Coast Dave for a series of Oktoberfest contests, including a bratwurst eating competition, where each winner will be given a complimentary stein glass. Festive German attire encouraged.

Food Stations
Bratwurst, Spatzle, Schnitzel, Sauerbraten (Pot Roast), Apple Strudel, Obatzda (Cheese Spread), Pretzel Bites, Potato Salad Bites, Beer Braised Brisket Sliders

Breweries
Ballast Point Brewing Company, Barley Forge Brewing Company, Black Market Brewing Company, Black Plague Brewing, Bootleggers Brewery, Bottle Logic Brewing, Cismontane Brewing Company, Energren Brewing Company, Evans Brewing Company, Fall Brewing Company, Four Sons Brewing, Golden Road Brewing, Gunwhale Ales, Ironfire Brewing Company, Karl Strauss Brewing Company, Latitude 33 Brewing, Left Coast Brewing, Modern Times Beer, Mother Earth Brewing Co., Pizza Port Brewing Company, Refuge Brewery, Smog City Brewing Company, Stereo Brewing Company, Stone Brewing, Unsung Brewing Company.

Band Set Times and Locations
Music Hall
2-3:30 p.m. West Coast Dave (DJ)
3:30-4 p.m. Stray Monroe
4:30-5 p.m. John Campos & The Incurables
5:30-6 p.m. Solution
7:30-8 p.m. Wild Wild Monsters
8:30-9:30 p.m. Scapeche Mode

Foundation Room
4-4:30 p.m. Dyon Dawson
5-5:30 p.m. Blind Innocence
6-6:30 p.m. Ravenna
7-7:30 p.m. Kendall Rucks
8-8:30 p.m. Malou Toler & Friends of Mine

Restaurant
3-3:45 p.m. Kirk Nelson & Jambalaya West
4:15-5 p.m. Mad About Blues
5:30-6:15 p.m. Vinnie & The Hooligans
6-:45-7:30 p.m. Headshine
8-8:45 p.m. Moonlight Graham

Contests
5-5:30 p.m. Bratwurst Eating
6-6:30 p.m. Yodeling
7-7:30 p.m. Stein Hoisting

WHEN:
Saturday, October 6, 2018
VIP: 2 p.m.
General Admission: 3 p.m.

TICKETS:
General Admission (All Ages)
$12 per person, includes entry and live entertainment from 20 local bands positioned throughout 3 different entertainment spaces within the venue. Does not include food and beverage.

Wristbands
$15 per wristband, Includes (5) tabs per wristband to be used toward redeeming beer samples, food and non-alcoholic beverages.
1 tab = 1 beer sample or 1 food item

VIP Admission (21+ Only)
$60 per person, includes 2 entrance tickets, 2 wristbands, and entry to the VIP hour (2-3 p.m.) VIP hour includes complimentary food and beverage for one hour, no tabs from wristband are required during this time.

For an opportunity to win a pair of general admission tickets to ‘Lokal Brews Lokal Grooves’ follow @HOBAnaheim and @Living_Beer on twitter and @la2lvnews on instagram

The winner will be chosen from all valid entries on September 30th, 2018. Winners will be contacted via the winning social media handles.

ADDRESS:
The new House of Blues Anaheim (at GardenWalk)
400 West Disney Way, Suite 337, Anaheim, CA
Free parking available at GardenWalk for first hour

RESERVATIONS AND CONTACT:
Call (714) 778-2583 or visit: HOB