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Oktoberfest 2018 at the Farm Brewery

09
Oct
2018

Our first annual Oktoberfest at the farm was a huge hit with adults and kids alike! Saturday’s weather started a little gloomy but by the time the festivities started the sun came out and didn’t disappoint! Entertainment was bountiful throughout the day beginning with pumpkin painting and carving, a keg toss, brat eating contest and the kids went nuts for the balloon artistry provided by Jeff the Magic Man. The day rounded out with live music by The Sideways. Oktoberfest wouldn’t be complete without some traditional Bavarian dress and we were pleasantly treated to multiple dirndl and lederhosen sitings.

Accolades go to our winners!!!
The McLean sisters won the pumpkin painting with 2 beautifully colored pumpkins.  Michael Grannis for the win with his creatively e-carved pumpkin. Jim Sessler tossed his keg 30 feet to beat last year’s record of 26 feet! Last but not least this year’s weiner warrior, Jonathan Tibbits put away 7 brats in 6 minutes!  Can’t wait to see what 2019 brings!

Thanks to all of our customers for your support and to our friends at Our Farm Pumpkin Farm for sponsoring this year’s event!



 


OKTOBERFEST BEER PAIRING

The Oktoberfest Beer Pairing event in the barrel aging cellar was a great success! From Butternut Bisque with chili truffle creme and crunchy sage paired with the Sesh Squatch IPA to Stout Braised Baby Back Ribs paired with Burgunday Wine Barrel Aged Imperial Stout, there was not a single station out of 10 that didn’t deserve a repeat visit… or two. Thanks to everyone who came out for the opportunity to flex our culinary beer muscle!