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September 09, 2016

Drink liter beers at the eighth annual South Street Oktoberfest

The day will feature traditional beer, music, dance

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South Philly Oktoberfest Courtesy of South Philly Oktoberfest/PhillyVoice

South Philly Oktoberfest will take place on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016.

On Sept. 17, the eighth annual South Street Oktoberfest will begin at noon, outside the restaurant Brauhaus Schmitz. A tent will be set up for attendees to eat and drink German food and beer, no matter the weather.

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Either opt to pay-as-you-go through the festival or pre-purchase a VIP package that includes perks like private bathrooms, a Bavarian buffet and six beer tickets.

There will be 10 German beers on tap, and all beer drinkers can grab a cold pour in glassware straight from Germany.

Besides all the food and drink, there will be traditional dance performances, Oom-pah music, flower crowns, face painting and a competition with a $500 prize.

South Street Oktoberfest 2016

Saturday, Sept. 17
Noon to 8 p.m. | Pay-as-you-go
Brauhaus Schmitz
718 South St.