Oktoberfest Cairns (Weekend II) 10 October 2020
It's your last chance for 2020 to get amongst it at the German Club Cairns with the traditional and original Oktoberfest! It's our final weekend of celebrating the marriage of the crown prince of Bavaria, (later King Louis I) to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen. This culktural feast of live oompah bands, Bavarian dancers, Alpine cow bells, beer and German food brings a bit of Bavaria to FNQ.

Apfelkorn, Apple kuchen
Bavarian dancing, Beers, Brezeln, Bratwurst, Black Forest cake
Children's activity zone, Chips
Dirndl, Deutsch
Gingerbread hearts, Gemütlichkeit
Happy days
I mog di narrisch gern. A way to say "I’m sweet on you!" in Bavarian.
Krug, Korn
Live oompah bands, Leberkäse, Lederhosen
Ms and Mr Oktoberfest, Maß
Noagerl. The term for the dregs at the bottom of the beer glass.
O'zapft is! Munich’s mayor shouts this out to officially start each festival at 12pm on the first day. In Bavarian, it means simply "It’s tapped!"
Participation dances, Pommes Frites
Queue jumping with online ticketing
Reinheitsgebot. This 500-year-old German purity law (now just a regulation, but still adhered to by most breweries) means water, barley and hops are the only ingredients allowed in beer.
Sauerkraut, Schunkeling, Seppel hats, Singing, Strong arm competition, Schlager, Senf
Tomaten Ketchup
Unity Day celebration, Uaviech. The word for either a "primal animal" or a "real man".
Vielen Dank, Vegetarisch
Wurst, Wasser

FREE Kids program 12:30-3:30

No Bookings
Eventbrite pre-sale tickets procure express entry to the event (no table booking) and a souvenir stein + first beer

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