Gunter Glieben Glauten Globen. You ready for Oktoberfest?

By V. Sivaji

It is Oktoberfest this week and wonder where you should go? Look no further as Hyperlocal has shortlisted three good sessions you should lookout for:

Malaysian German Society, Jalan Air Itam – Oct 25 & 26 Fri & Sat

Yummy German food and of course…BEER!

Following this, get ready to celebrate one of the biggest German cultural festivals in Southeast Asia when the Malaysian-German Society holds its annual Oktoberfest on Friday, Oct 25 & 26 at their premises at 250B, Jalan Air itam, Penang from 7pm.

With entertainment by authentic German oom pah pah band Frankenrauber.

 Enjoy authentic Bavarian music along with lots of dancing, games, tasty food, and drinks. Among the sponsors this year are Carlsberg Malaysia, Eastern & Oriental Hotel and Singapore Airlines. Call 04-229-6853 for ticket details. 

Tree Bar, G Hotel – Oct 27 – Sun

The Tree Bar at the G Hotel ushers in Oktoberfest on Sunday, Oct 27 with a line -up of exciting itinerary for you that starts from 3pm onwards. There will be two sets of live bands playing at 2 different times, a 2-piece band featuring Wan Duo at 3pm to 6pm and a 5-piece band at 8.30pm onwards.  

Besides beer and music, participate in fun drinking games such as beer pong where you throw a ping pong ball across the table with the intent of landing the ball in a cup of beer on the other end for a chance to win amazing prizes. 

For the Octoberfest specials, Tree Bar has prepared – Sea Salt Pretzels and Sea Salt Pretzels and Assorted Charcuterie Platter, a Rolls-Royce of chee Assorted Charcuterie Platter platters with an assortment of cheese, meats and pickles, perfect with beer.

Or indulge in the Roulade of Roulade of Firecracker Sausage with Curry Mayo, Firecracker Sausage with Curry Mayo  ,freshly baked flaky pastries stuffed with spiced sausage, baked till golden brown and served in a basket with creamy curry mayo and many more. Call 04-238-0000 for more details.

Vangohh Bukit Mertajam – Oct 24 Thurs

The Vangohh in Bukit Mertajam will kick off the celebrations for  Oktoberfest with free flow of beer and entertainment on Thursday, Oct 24, 2019 from 7pm. Highlights include German live band, DJ Leng Yein, DJ Leng Sean, lucky draw and party games priced at RM138 nett per person.