Cambridge & District CAMRA 8th Cambridge Octoberfest
Welcome, to the 9th Cambridge Octoberfest, Cambridge & District CAMRA's youngest Beer Festival.
We are very proud of our festival, we put a lot of time and effort into making it the best we can.
Outline planning has already started for the festival.
A big thank you to our loyal and poor unpaid hard working volunteers for helping to run this and previous festivals; and for helping make the festivals a great success.
About the festival
The Cambridge Octoberfest was first held in 2007. This festival is the branch's smallest and its youngest beer festival. Everyone has heard of the Oktoberfest in Munich (Munchen), and regard it as a big beer festival. Whilst it is a large beer festival, there are only 6 breweries that are allowed to participate. These are the 6 breweries of Munich and consist of Augustinerbräu, Hacker-Pschorr Bräu, Hofbräu, Löwenbräu, Paulanerbräu and Spatenbräu. The event itself is a celebration of Munich life, but being Bavarians a lot of beer is consumed !
We have created an event that emulates the Munich Beer Festival, but in a much, much smaller scale. Now in its 9th year, our Octoberfest is a small, but good event.