Shropshire Oktoberfest

Oompah performers at Shropshire Oktoberfest
07 Oct 2019
The third Shropshire Oktoberfest at Shrewsbury’s Quarry has been deemed a success by the organisers, Shropshire Festivals. Early calculations show around 12,000 people attended the two-day event, which is more than last year’s event. The new addition of a silent disco proved popular with festival goers, with 500 headsets in almost constant use on the Saturday of the event. The organisers reported...
Singer performs on Shropshire Oktoberfest stage
30 Sep 2019
Local insurance broker firm, Rees Astley, turned 50 this year. As part of anniversary celebrations they have taken on sponsorship of the live music stage at this year’s Shropshire Oktoberfest. The beer festival is set to take place in Shrewsbury’s Quarry Park on October 4 and 5. Local brewers from across the region will be serving up hundreds of different ales, with festival goers due to turn out...
Festival goers enjoying the drinks at Shropshire Oktoberfest
26 Sep 2019
Shropshire Oktoberfest has fast become the county’s biggest drinks festival in the two years since it launched. The festival organisers are reported to be avoiding mainstream beer brands, instead focusing on bringing together the region’s best brewers and drinks aficionados to celebrate what Shropshire has to offer. Shropshire Festivals Director of Fun, Beth Heath, comments, “Food has always been...
Couple enjoying last year's Shropshire Oktoberfest
18 Sep 2019
The huge Shropshire Oktoberfest beer tent is soon to be erected at Shrewsbury’s Quarry for the event on October 4 and 5. The award-winning team behind some of the county’s most successful events are busy coordinating brewers from across the region to serve up over 150 real ales at the event, which will also feature bars serving up local lager, cider and perry, with a prosecco parlour, gin den,...
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