Published on September 15th, 2013 | by gatsbyadmin0
The 44th Annual Denver Oktoberfest!!!
Fred and Hertha Thomas owned two shops in Larimer Square (Cafe Promenade and Boutique Int’l). In 1969, they decided to honor their favorite tradition in front of the Cafe, and quietly tapped a keg and served some pretzels and white radishes. Until 2007, the event was held on the 14th block of Larimer St. and since it has been hosted at 20th and Larimer in historic Denver, Colorado. The Denver Oktoberfest attracts over 350,000 people during the six-day festival and it was quoted in Maxim Magazine and USA Today as “The Best Oktoberfest” in the United States. With a variety of different games and activities it is “One of the country’s biggest and longest running traditions”.
Oktoberfest Denver is located between 20th St and 22nd St on Larimer St in the Ballpark Neighborhood of downtown Denver. It will be happening on September 27-29 as well as October 4-6, two opportunities to take part in this years festivities!! Tickets must be purchased in order to enjoy food and drinks, for complete information on tickets and the day to day events visit their website here!