Or as we like to call it Hoptoberfest! It’s like Christmas, New Year’s, and your birthday all rolled into one, but with a lot more Delicious Bier! Join the team at Hophaus as they bring Munich to Melbourne and celebrate Oktoberfest from the Friday 5 October till Sunday 14 October, with special Imported German Biers, DJs, live music and, let’s not forget, the Dachshund Races! (probably our favourite part).
Grab your lederhosen and dirndl (we know you have one) and don’t miss out on the Opening Weekend Party on Saturday 6 October with Live German Music, Sausage eating competition, Imported German Fest Biers, Haus Party DJ and nothing but good times! PROST!
Friday 5 October – The Festivities Begin
The festivities begin with Happy Hour 4-7pm and DJ from 5pm.
Saturday 6 October – Official Opening Day
Official Opening Day of Oktoberfest. Book your crew in for Lunch or Dinner.
At 3pm we have our ‘Annual Sausage Eating Challenge’, followed by Live German Music, Tapping of the Keg, ‘Strong Man Competition’ more Live German Music and then Haus Party DJ.
To apply for Sausage Eating or Strong Man Comps please email email@example.com .
Sunday 7 October – Games Day
Family Games Day, Kids Eat Free*, Face Painting & Balloon maker for the kids. Hophaus Games Day for the Kids & the Big Kids including Hammerschlagen, Pickle Dipping, Hook & Ring Toss, Table Tennis & more. Great prizes for the Hophaus Games Champ to be won, just come along to join in the fun.
Thursday 11 October – Ladies Who Love Bier Dinner
We’ve had so much fun the past two years, we’re bringing it back again. Ladies Who Love Bier Dinner, get the girls together for an evening of bier, a chat from some local female brewers, delicious matched food from Hophaus Head Chef Reid Hingston and an all round awesome night. Booking information will be available soon.
Saturday 13 October – Dachshund Race Day
With the first heat at 11am it’s the Dog Race that Stops Melbourne, come and enjoy all the fun and festivities of about 100 gorgeous Dachshunds racing each other for the ultimate prizes of ‘Top Dog’. There’s also a fabulous costume competition (for the dogs!!). All dachshunds must be pre-registered to race and for the costume competition. All money raised goes to Dachshund Rescue Australia.
Saturday 13 October – Hophaus Hairy Man Competition
After the Races head into Hophaus for our Hairy Man Competition. Are you hairy from the neck up? Enter our Hairy Man Comp, email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more. Join the fun with Dachshund Race After Party, Live German Music from about 3pm then Haus Party DJ. Book a table for lunch or dinner.
Sunday 14 October – Games Day
Family Games Day, Kids Eat Free*, Face Painting & Balloon maker for the kids.
Hophaus Games Day for the Kids & the Big Kids including Hammerschlagen, Pickle Dipping, Hook & Ring Toss, Table Tennis & more.
Great prizes for the Hophaus Games Champ to be won.
Make sure to book your table during our Oktoberfest celebrations as they will book out quickly.
Call 9682 5900 or Book Online.
Kids Eat Free* = with each Adult meal purchased, one kids meal 12 years & under.
OktoberFest Group Packages
Book your gang in for OktoberFest at Hophaus. Talk to Chris Dore our Function Manager email@example.com or call him on 9682 5900 to chat about your group requirements. Stand up functions with option of a help yourself Bratwurst Stand or Sit down Lunch and Dinner Packages, we can also incorporate Drink Packages, Bar Tabs or Cash Bars.