As the summer sun begins to set, SeaWorld San Antonio is gearing up to bid farewell to the season in style with the return of Bier Fest. This eagerly anticipated German-inspired celebration is set to take place from August 11th through September 4th, offering a diverse array of international brews, delectable Bavarian cuisine, and a musical extravaganza that promises fun for the whole family.
Jodi Davenport, President of SeaWorld San Antonio Park, expressed her excitement about the upcoming event: “As summer draws to a close, our Bier Fest provides the perfect finale for guests. It’s a time to enjoy the company of friends, savor the finest brews and German-style bites, and create lasting memories with SeaWorld’s world-class animal habitats and thrilling rides.”
A Global Tasting Experience
Bier Fest is a haven for beer enthusiasts and those seeking to explore a world of flavors. The festival will feature an impressive selection of craft beers, ranging from local Texas breweries to renowned international names. Guests will have the opportunity to sample a variety of beverages, including Alstadt Brewery’s Lager, Kolsch, Hefeweizen, and Octoberfest, bringing the authentic taste of Germany to San Antonio. Domestic beer lovers won’t be disappointed either, with offerings from Alamo Brewery, Ranger Creek, Spoetzl Brewing, and more.
To enhance the experience, attendees can purchase a Bier Fest sample lanyard, allowing them to choose 10 samples from the festival’s diverse lineup for just $40. SeaWorld pass members will receive an added bonus of three additional samples, totaling 13 samples. For those looking for a memento of the event, an eight-sample lanyard paired with a commemorative refillable Bier Fest stein is available for $70.
A Feast for the Senses
Bier Fest is not only about beer; it’s also a celebration of culinary delights. Guests can indulge in mouthwatering dishes that pair perfectly with their chosen brews. The German-themed menu includes traditional chicken and pork schnitzel on a pretzel bun, beer cheese dogs, traditional bratwurst with sauerkraut on a soft roll, and oversized pretzels. These delectable offerings ensure that every palate is satisfied.
Music and Entertainment Galore
Adding to the festival’s vibrant atmosphere, Bier Fest will feature live musical performances that capture the spirit of Oktoberfest. AlpenMusikanten, or “Alpine Musicians,” will entertain audiences with a diverse range of music, from heavy rock to spontaneous yodeling. The Alpine Express will fuse traditional German Oktoberfest traditions with colorful and talented performers, promising a captivating and unforgettable experience for festival-goers of all ages.
Raise a Glass to Bier Fest
With the promise of exceptional brews, tantalizing bites, lively entertainment, and unbeatable savings, SeaWorld San Antonio’s Bier Fest is shaping up to be the ultimate end-of-summer celebration. Whether you’re a beer connoisseur, a food enthusiast, or a family seeking memorable experiences, Bier Fest offers something for everyone. So mark your calendars for August 11th through September 4th and join SeaWorld San Antonio in raising a glass to Bier Fest 2023!
*For more information, including event details and ticket options, visit SeaWorld San Antonio’s official website.*