13 Oct 2017 - 14 Oct 2017
Calling out again – O’ zapft is!
As a long tradition since 1973, the MGS Oktoberfest is a well-known event in Penang and throughout Malaysia. Since 45 years, The MGS provide the same hallmark ingredients as the original, world-famous Munich Oktoberfest in Bavaria/Germany: a festive opening in an uniquely decorated tent, Bavarian brass music, a wide portfolio of very drinkable German beer brands, a variety of tasty food, fun games for kids and entertainment, and most of all the intoxicating atmosphere of the singing and dancing crowd.
This wonderful festival has become a cultural highlight and contributes to the thriving Malaysian-German relations and continuing friendship. It is a great opportunity to meet local and international friends and to have fun together with many other enthusiasts throughout the two days event. This events attracts around 3.000 visitors from Penang and far. And this year 2017 - again - the “Bayernmän” Band from Bavaria in Germany, will perform original oompah music in a highly professional manner!
In addition to the extensive portfolio of imported beer brands, the highlight of a successful Oktoberfest is without any question a wide variety of delicious food, also halal food will be provided. Traditional German food like grilled pork, different kind of sausages, pretzels, schnitzel and sauerkraut was very well received by the guests. Also several local dishes and colorful tasty sweets were offered by friendly vendors.
Price in presale RM30, event days RM35
Malaysian-German Society (MGS) 250B, Jalan Air Itam (next to Suffolk House)