Penrose Brewing set to host 2023 Oktoberfest Event on September 16

2023 Penrose Oktoberfest
August 30, 2023

GENEVA, IL – Penrose Brewing is thrilled to announce its highly anticipated Oktoberfest event, a day filled with traditional Bavarian merriment, live music, delicious German fare, and exciting activities. Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 16, from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM, as we transform our brewery parking lot into a festive Oktoberfest celebration!

Break out your lederhosen and dirndls, because we’re bringing the best of German culture right to Geneva! Get ready to enjoy a day of stein drinking, live music, and non-stop fun at Penrose Brewing’s Oktoberfest.

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, September 16
Time: 2:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Location: Penrose Brewing, 509 Stevens St. Geneva, Illinois
General Entry: $10 at the door
Entry + Souvenir Glass Stein: $20 at the door
Entry + Souvenir Ceramic Stein: $40 at the door
Free Entry for Kids


Indulge in mouthwatering German fare provided by Nobel House, featuring authentic flavors that will transport you straight to the heart of Bavaria.
Put your strength to the test at the Penrose Stein Hoisting Tournament, proudly sponsored by Kokua Crossfit. Do you have what it takes to hold that stein high?
Engage in friendly competition at our Bags Competition — a classic game that promises laughs and camaraderie.
Dance the day away to the lively tunes of Wurst Käse Scenario, a fantastic live band that knows how to get the party started.
Let your kids’ creativity run wild with face painting, adding an extra layer of fun for our youngest guests.
Don’t miss our fantastic lineup of craft beers, Seltz-Ups, wine and non-alcoholic root beer
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“We’re excited to host our annual Oktoberfest celebration and share the joy of the Oktoberfest season with our community,” says Tom Korder, Co-Founder and Head Brewer at Penrose Brewing. “It’s a day filled with music, laughter, delicious food, and, of course, our Oktofest beer on draft, along with your favorite Penrose beers and Seltz-Ups.”

To secure your spot at Penrose Brewing’s Oktoberfest, purchase your tickets at the door or pre-order online. Your name and the number of tickets purchased will be added to the entry list for a seamless check-in experience.

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Join us for a day of revelry, camaraderie, and memories that will last a lifetime at Penrose Brewing’s Oktoberfest on September 16th. Prost!