Philadelphia is one of America's best beer cities, which means that it's also a great city for Oktoberfest, the annual German beer festival.
2010 Philadelphia Oktoberfest Events
McGillin's will offer Oktoberfest beers and food throughout September, culminating in an outdoor beer garden for the Midtown Village Fall Festival on October 2.
From this German-American club comes a three-day Oktoberfest celebration with beer, wines, authentic music, food and a children's area.
The German beer hall on South Street will offer special events and beers all week long, culminating in an outdoor celebration on the 18th.
An indoor Oktoberfest celebration with beer, traditional German food and a one-man band.
When: September 25, 2010
Where: Frankford Avenue, between Welsh Road and St. Vincent Street
Annual German-American parade. An Oktoberfest celebration immediately follows.
Enjoy an evening of German beer and food.
When: October 3, 2010
Where: 50th and Baltimore Streets, West Philly
A combination celebration of Oktoberfest and Dock Street's 25th anniversary, this afternoon event includes live music and beer. Guests are encouraged to bring a book to donate to Books Through Bars.
Sample beers from over two dozen German breweries. Includes a German buffet, and the Eagles game will be playing.