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Banger's 5th Annual Oktoberfest

What: Beer Festival

When: Thursday - October 26, 2017 @ 05:00PM to Sunday - October 29, 2017 @ 04:00PM

Where: Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden, Austin, Texas
Banger’s Sausage House & Beer Garden, home to Austin’s widest selection of handmade sausages and craft beer, celebrates Oktoberfest on Thursday, October 26th through Saturday, October 28th with German-influenced food, beer and live music, followed by their regular Big Band Brunch on Sunday, October 29th.

In addition to the regular menu, Chef Ted will serve up a special menu of bierwurst, spaetzle, schnitzel, weisswurst, and German potato cakes. A keg will be tapped in the beer garden daily and given away (free) a pint at a time to Banger’s guests until it’s gone. This year’s free keg is an Oaktoberfest ceremonial firkin of Live Oak.

Banger’s version of Oktoberfest games take place daily, open to the public on a first-come, first-serve basis. Winners will receive a “trophy” (an engraved Das Boot stein), t-shirt, and “Skip the Line” brunch voucher valid for one year.

Thursday, October 26, 2017: Gun Salute at 5:00 p.m. to open Oktoberfest; Free Keg tapped at 5:00 p.m.; Live music starts at 5:00 p.m. with Off the Grid, followed by Alpine Village Band at 8:30 p.m.; Game at 7:00 p.m.

Friday, October 27, 2017: Free Keg tapped at 12:00 p.m.; Live music starts at noon with Der Klein Steins followed by Austin Polka Band at 4 p.m., Chris Ryback at 6:30 p.m. and Not Past 11 at 10 p.m.; Game: Brat Eating Contest at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 28, 2017: Smoke-Out Saturday; Free keg tapped at 12:00 p.m.; Live music starts at 11 a.m. with Reed Meisters, followed by Interrobang (tentatively) at 3 p.m., Yodel Blitz at 6:30 p.m. and Tubameisters at 10 p.m.; Game: Stein hoist at 2:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 29, 2017: Big Band Brunch from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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