Returning this year for its biggest edition yet, the exciting annual German beer festival will once again come to Windsor Plaza Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, and for the first time will also be staged at Daewoo Hanoi Hotel.
The festivities will kick off each night from 6pm until midnight from September 27 to October 2 in Ho Chi Minh City, and on October 6-8 in Hanoi. Each event will feature a traditional opening ceremony featuring the tapping of the first beer keg and the wearing of traditional Bavarian attire.
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The event aims to recreate the atmosphere found in the massive beer halls of the original Oktoberfest, complete with an expansive buffet of German, Pan-Asian, and local Vietnamese dishes, and a live cooking station. Guests can also enjoy free-flow Schneider Weisse and Krombacher beer directly imported from the brewery.
Entertainment will include bands playing traditional Bavarian tracks and contemporary sounds, a stunning aerial dancer, multiple DJ sets, and choreographed dance troupes as well as exciting games.
There are lucky draw prizes on offer, including a grand prize from Saigon Commercial Bank of $1,300 and nightly prizes of $55-215. Tickets are priced at $55 net per weekday night and $65 net for for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.