Beer brings people of all backgrounds together. And with the rise of craft brewing over the last decade, it seems like everyone has access to inventive microbrews. It’s like we’re living in a modern golden age of beer.
Sometimes, though, it’s nice to look back on a trend and think about its history. Octoberfest is a beer festival that originated in Germany and can be celebrated by everyone.
Fortunately, a similar style event is coming to Miami, Florida, Sep. 27-29 this year at the epic Wynwood’s Octoberfest. Presented by Samuel Adams, you will be able to experience an incredible weekend of beer drinking activities.
Let’s take a look at Wynwood’s Octoberfest and other things in the area that will catch your attention this September.
Wynwood has officially been holding their own Octoberfest for ten years now. You can expect plenty of live music, incredible food, and tons of activities to enjoy throughout the week. There are some pretty fun beer contests that you can participate in to test your might. If you’re game, you should check out the Brewlympics, composed of four events: Raise the Stein, Giant Jenga, Giant Beer Pong, and Corn Hole.
You will feel like you are in Germany whenever you participate in this incredible event. Wynwood will turn into one of the hottest spots in the area during this weekend. This means that you will want to find the best hotels in the area to stay at during this event.
Hotels in South Beach Miami
Octoberfest can bring in hundreds of people during the weekend of the event. This means that you will want to make sure that you book your hotel well in advance.
The Hyatt Centric South Beach Miami is one of the most-visited hotels in the area. It’s close to the funky Art Deco District, Lincoln Mall, and more. You won’t be far from the epicenter of fun whenever you decide to book your stay here. This hotel provides incredible amenities that you and the whole family can enjoy. Free Wi-Fi, friendly room service and courteous staff are but a few perks of staying at this five-star hotel.
The Mandarin Oriental Miami is a posh spot set among the waters surrounding Brickell Key. With upscale amenities like a private infinity pool, day spa, and fine on-site dining, it makes a sophisticated counterpoint to the populist fun of Octoberfest.
Places of Interest
Many beer enthusiasts will want to check out the surrounding area whenever Octoberfest finally happens. Interest in craft brewing is at an all-time high right now. Fortunately, there are plenty of breweries to try out whenever you visit the area. Wynwood Brewing Company, J Wakefield Brewing, and Concrete Beach Brewery are but a few breweries that you can enjoy whenever you visit the city. There are also dozens of high-tier restaurants in the area that have some incredible food to taste whenever you’re walking around the Miami area.
Octoberfest is meant to bring people together over a beer. This tradition has been carried out for hundreds of years now. Fortunately, Miami can experience yet another wonderful Octoberfest presented by Samuel Adams this September. Be sure to use this guide to help you take a look at the area and find the most exciting events that catch your attention.
Always drink responsibly and have fun whenever you visit Octoberfest this year in Miami!