Oktoberfest is a great excuse to embrace your inner-German and tuck into some pretzels and beer!
Sydney’s The Rocks, is hosting two beer festivals this October – The Australian Beer Festival and The Mercantile’s Guinness & Oyster Festival.
Cumberland and Gloucester streets will be flooded with more than 34 different Australian breweries craft beers as the Australian Heritage Hotel hosts the Australian Beer Festival. Take part in blind tastings, meet the brewers sessions, gourmet food stalls and live entertainment.
Mixing Irish and German heritage, The Mercantile Hotel has teamed up with Sydney Cove Oyster Bar’s Head Chef, Rhys Ward, to deliver a free day of fun with Irish musicians, dancers, delicious oysters and seafood.
The Rocks is a unique heritage precinct with great food experiences, contemporary shopping and an atmosphere that attracts over 14 million visitors every year.
Visit the therocks.com for more information.
12th Annual Australian Beer Festival
Friday 14 – Sunday 16 October, 2016
Friday 14: 4pm – 8pm
Saturday 15: 12 noon – 8pm
Sunday 16: 12 noon – 6pm
Where: The Australian Heritage Hotel,Corner Cumberland and Gloucester streets, The Rocks
Tickets: $37.57 (10 tasting coupons and cup)
Guinness & Oyster Festival
When: Sunday 16 October from 12 noon
Where: The Mercantile Hotel, 25 George Street, The Rocks
Tickets: Free entry