Tag Archive for Oktoberfest

Drink local

“We only serve water here,” asserted a young female volunteer tending a Revolution tap. But her serious face soon cracked a smile, indicating that, yes, she would pour me a glass of IPA as soon as she rinsed it out.…

Party in das streets

Lederhosen? Bratwurst? German flags, Bavarian costumes, and steins?

Nope. The Hyde Park Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 9th was German in name only. Though there were pumpkins, corn stalk decorations, and a beer garden, the festival on 53rd Street was anything but traditional.