“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.…
by Jake Jordan •
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.