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Oktoberfest

Im Woodley Park steht ein bräuhaus...
         
This annual fundraiser supports the service, social, and spiritual programs of the young adult community of St. Thomas Apostle.Oktoberfest has it all - bratwursts of all shapes and sizes, German potato salad, black forest cake, a beer garden, musical entertainment, and more! Don't miss out on the chance to meet new friends and support our young adult community.


Join us for Oktoberfest 2017! 
Saturday, September 23, 2017 at St. Thomas Apostle


Join one of DC's largest Catholic communities for Oktoberfest 2017!

Don't miss it! The young adult community of St. Thomas Apostle Young Adults (STAY) brings the biergarten to D.C. for the 16th year in a row!

Saturday, September 23, 2017
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Traditional blessing of the kegs 
  • Biergarten with 6 seasonal German-style beers
  • All-you-can-eat German buffet with desserts (see menu at right)
  • Live authentic German musical entertainment 
  • Raffle with prizes from local businesses (see sponsors below) 
  • Oktoberfest beer steins 
  • Souvenirs from the German embassy
  • More friends than we can fit in the church hall!
Oktoberfest has it all - bratwursts of all shapes and sizes, German potato salad, black forest cake, a beer garden, musical entertainment, and more! Don't miss out on the chance to meet new friends and support our young adult community.

ID Required for Alcohol
All are welcome for the 'Fest, but please be prepared to show valid ID proving you are at least 21 years old if you'd like to partake in the German beverages.

Any questions about the 'Fest?
Contact staydc@gmail.com

This year's fundraiser will support the service, social, and spiritual programs of the young adult community of St. Thomas Apostle.
  
We need your help! Volunteer, and reap the benefits!
Thanks to all those who have signed up to be a volunteer- we really appreciate your support! We are no longer accepting volunteers, but please join us as guest! See below for tickets.

Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door.

Click "Add to Cart" to purchase advance tickets.
*Ordained and religious persons: $20. Please bring cash/check and pay at the door. 

OKTOBERFEST Menu
*Linsen Suppe (Lentil Soup)
*Karroten (vegan, lightly seasoned)
*Green Beans with Roasted Almonds (vegan)
*Bauernwurst (Country-style sausage, rustic & smokey)
*Weisswurst (Traditional Bavarian 'white sausage')
*Knackwurst (Traditional German sausage smoked over hardwood)
*Bratwurst (Mild, flavorful pork sausage)
*Debreziner (smoked sausage)
*Frankfurters (thin boiled sausage)
*Paprika und Zwiebeln (peppers and onions, sautéed)
*Rotkohl (red cabbage)
*Sauerkraut (pickled cabbage)
*Kartoffelsalat (potato salad)
*Bavarian Spätzle (soft egg noodle)
*Brötchen (bread Rolls)
*Apfelstrudel (apple strudel)
*Beerenstrudel (berry strudel)
*Schwartzwalder Kirschtorte (Black Forest Cake)
*Schockoladenkuchen (Chocolate Cake)
*Rugelach (Crescent pastry)
*Gebäch (Cookies)

Location & Directions
St. Thomas Apostle Parish 
2665 Woodley Rd.
Washington, D.C. 20008
Red line Metro: Woodley Park-Adams Morgan stop
Directions

Parking
Limited neighborhood street parking maybe found, including potential spaces at the Aidan Montessori School. We encourage use of ride-sharing, taxi and metro services to avoid driving under the influence.