Friday, 2011/10/07, 12:00
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The German Emirates Club and The Els Club announce the biggest Oktoberfest to take place in the Middle East, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai Sports City on Friday, October 7th, 2011.
The annual Oktoberfest is certainly the most famous German event in the world and the largest peoples fair, with more than 6 million visitors over a period of 14 days. Along with the original Oktoberfest in Munich (17.Sep.2011-03.Oct.2011), several large scale events are also held globally in locations including Miami, Sao Paulo and Singapore. Now the German Emirates Club brings this phenomenon to the UAE.
In typical Dubai fashion, one of the largest event venues has been secured for the occasion, Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai Sports City. There is capacity to host up to 5,000 people, similar to the original tents in Munich.
The German Emirates Club - with its German, Austrian and Swiss members and The Els Club invite and encourage all nationalities, to take part in this exciting and fun cultural festival.
The Oktoberfest will begin at 12 noon with a Family Party full of activities for young and old including a bouncing castle, Bull Riding, face painters and a sports and soccer competition run by Dubai Sport City Sports academy’s and Bradenton School. The evening is reserved for the Oktoberfest-WiesnParty which will run late into the evening. The German [Bavarian] Live Band “Bayern Express” will play traditional Oktoberfest music and the stadium atmosphere will help guests to get into the spirit of the event. Our German DJane Sabrina Terrance plays a mixture of “Schlager”, Bavarian music and the latest hits to keep the party running till late night. Authentic Bavarian activities such as a Dirndl - Contest, Yodelling and Alphorn bugling Competitions create the perfect environment for an evening full of fun and entertainment.
Additionally traditional German food and drinks will be served. Don’t miss out on our specially imported Original Bavarian Brew and delicious mouth watering Bavarian food. Entrance is 95 AED and includes a complimentary traditional cold blond drink.