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Oktoberfest Beer, Cider & Shooters Beer Olympics Festival

October 14, 2023 @ 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join us at Shipgarten on October 14th for our Beer Olympics! We will have live music from 12 – 7:30, plus TONS of games and competitions. We will also be holding a special beer tasting with a wide variety guests can either buy a sample of or request a full pour of any featured beers! The festival runs from 1:00-6:00 PM on July 29th – make sure you don’t miss it!

 

***Shipgarten opens at 11 AM & the festival runs from 1 PM until 6 PM. Restaurant closes at 2 AM***

 

EVENT SCHEDULE:

1:00 PM – Cornhole Tournament Starts (weather permitting)

2:00 PM – Water Balloon Toss (weather permitting)

3:00 PM – 3 Legged Race (weather permitting)

3:30 PM – 60-Second Jenga Tower Building Contest

4:00 PM – Water Pong Competition Starts

5:00 PM – Stein Hoisting Contest

🎵 12-3:30 PM – Jason Hibler

🎵 4-7:30 PM – Jake Mimikos

♫ 8:00 PM-2:00 AM – Shipgarten After Dark

 

ADDITIONALLY:

➳40+ beer & cider samples from local breweries to choose from

➳ Photo Booth with Accessories

➳Great food

➳Dog Friendly (Check out our Dog menu, play in the dog park, or just bring your pup along)

➳ Bratwursts, Pretzels, Wings, & Special of the Day!

➳ Outdoor Games & Activities

➳ Giveaways, Competitions & Prizes

➳ Kids Corner with Face Painting, Moon Bounce, Crafts and more!

Click Here for Festival Menu

*Featured Breweries*

 2 Silos Cream Ale

Cream Ale / 6% ABV / 18 IBU / 180 CAL / Manassas, VA /

An American Cream Ale infused with raw clover honey, milk sugar, orange peel, and natural vanilla flavor to create a velvety smooth, medium-bodied, and delectably delicious interpretation on this American…

2 Silos Gingerbread Ale

Winter Ale / 7.2% ABV / 22 IBU / 216 CAL / Manassas, VA /

This holiday season we’re bringing back our fan favorite Gingerbread Ale! Available in limited release, this spiced winter seasonal is crafted with ginger, cinnamon and clove. These nostalgic…

2 Silos Mosaic Goat DIPA

IPA – Imperial / 8.5% ABV / 52 IBU / 255 CAL / Manassas, VA /

This Double IPA was crafted to showcase a sticky blend of Cashmere, El Dorado, and Mosaic hops. Double dry-hopped to enhance the already pungent aromas, taste a balance of over-ripened…

Alewerks Pumpkin Ale

Pumpkin / 7.3% ABV / 219 CAL / Williamsburg, VA /

This amber colored ale is loaded with Pumpkin pie aroma and flavor. It actually does taste like Pumpkin pie! At 7.3% ABV, it will keep you warm on a cool…

 Alewerks Pumpkin Latte

Pumpkin / 7.3% ABV / 219 CAL / Williamsburg, VA /
Alewerks’ world-famous Pumpkin Ale brewed with coffee, vanilla, and lactose.

Beale’s Oktoberfest

Märzen / 5.6% ABV / 18 IBU / 168 CAL / Bedford, VA /
This annual favorite is back again! Celebrating the season with this classic German style.

Dortmunder Actien-Brauerei DAB Export / Dortmunder Export

Lager – Dortmunder / 5% ABV / 23 IBU / 150 CAL / Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen /

Following the introduction of the bottom-fermented brewing process in the mid-19th century, a new beer type became popular and shaped the consumption habits of beer drinkers. The fresh, pale brew…

Fair Winds Howling Verse

IPA – American / 7% ABV / 210 CAL / Lorton, VA /

Howling Verse IPA Mash-Up is a 50/50 blend of both breweries flagship IPA’s. Fair Winds Brewing Company’s West Coast IPA – Howling Gale and Virginia Beer Company’s Hazy IPA -…

Fair Winds Ironmaster IPA

IPA – American / 6% ABV / 12 IBU / 180 CAL / Lorton, VA /

Flaked oats, pale malt and a touch of light crystal for malt presence. Notes of peach, grapefruit and melon from double dry-hop additions of Citra, Amarillo and Columbus hops.

 Lost Rhino Face Plant

IPA – American / 6.8% ABV /

65 IBU / 204 CAL / Ashburn, VA /

A strong, malty backbone balances the mountain of whole cone hops we pack into our American Style IPA. Moderate grapefruit bitterness and herbal aromas take your palate for a ride….

Lost Rhino Meridian Kolsch

Kölsch / 5% ABV / 25 IBU / 150 CAL / Ashburn, VA /

From Meridian Hill across the Prime Meridian, wherever you’re headed, travel light with our classic Kolsch. The perfect companion to keep you fresh even days after your last real shower….

Lost Rhino RhinO’fest

Märzen / 5.5% ABV / 21 IBU / 165 CAL / Ashburn, VA /

A beer designed for the funfair of traditional German culture (which wouldn’t be complete without beer). Our Märzen is an excellent companion to Autumn’s first chill with its full body,…

Mustang Sally PHREAK: Raspberry, Guava, Pink Himalayan Sea Salt

Sour – Fruited / 6.2% ABV / 186 CAL / Chantilly, VA /
Sour Ale With Raspberry, Guava, & Sea Salt. The Newest Additional To Our Rotating PHREAK Series.

Old Bust Head Caramel Macchiato Stout

Stout – Oatmeal / 5.8% ABV / 32 IBU / 174 CAL / Vint Hill, VA /

Using our Oatmeal Stout as a base, and locally roasted coffee from Cafe Kreyol, our Caramel Macchiato Stout has the rich aroma a flavored iced coffee. Vanilla extract, and natural…

Old Bust Head Graffiti House

IPA – American / 7.5% ABV / 75 IBU / 225 CAL / Vint Hill, VA /

From Civil War scrawls on the walls of Graffiti House to illicit aerosol artistry we all endeavor to leave our mark. Our Graffiti House West Coast Style IPA asserts…

Old Bust Head Vixen

Red Ale – Irish / 5.3% ABV / 23 IBU / 159 CAL / Vint Hill, VA /

Our deep amber Vixen Irish Red, has a luster as rich as the thick-coated red fox that roams the local wood. Medium bodied, with a clean finish, Vixen draws you…

Old Ox Black Ox

Porter – Other / 6% ABV / 20 IBU / 180 CAL / Ashburn, VA /

A robust rye porter with hints of coffee and chocolate nicely balanced with a subtle hop influence. A substantial, malty ale, complex and flavorful with a medium body and a…

Old Ox Golden Ox

Golden Ale – Other / 5.9% ABV / 18 IBU / 177 CAL / Ashburn, VA /

Our Golden Ale is worth getting to know. Balanced, easygoing and smooth all year long. What more could you want in a drinking companion? Don’t overthink it. Just drink it!…

Radeberger Gruppe BraufactuM Progusta

IPA – Other / 6.8% ABV / 50 IBU / 204 CAL / Frankfurt am Main, Hessen /

Hopfen: Hallertauer Mittelfrüh, Citra, Magnum. Malz: Pilsener, Wiener, Karamellmalz. With Progusta, the types of hops used come to the fore, and harmonize perfectly with…

Radeberger Gruppe Clausthaler Original / Premium

Non-Alcoholic Beer – Lager / 0.5% ABV / 29 IBU / 15 CAL / Frankfurt am Main, Hessen / Formerly Clausthaler Classic.

Radeberger Gruppe Radeberger Pilsner

Pilsner – German / 4.8% ABV / 33 IBU / 144 CAL / Frankfurt am Main, Hessen /

Crowned the official drink by King Friedrich August III of Saxony, Radeberger, a pilsner style beer brewed near Dresden, is characterized by its dazzling and refreshing taste and has long…

Radeberger Gruppe Schöfferhofer Grapefruit

Shandy / 2.5% ABV / 75 CAL / Frankfurt am Main, Hessen /

Now that you’ve discovered the new unique taste of our beer, we salute your ways to keep it fresh. As an original – the first to combine Hefeweizen beer and…

Radeberger Gruppe Sion Kölsch

Kölsch / 4.8% ABV / 144 CAL / Frankfurt am Main, Hessen /

http://www.sion.de Braukunst ist die Kunst, mit den wenigen Zutaten, die das Reinheitsgebot und die Kölschkonvention vorgeben, etwas Besonderes zu schaffen. Reines Wasser aus eigenem Brunnen, obergärige Hefe aus eigener Reinzucht,…

Tröegs Independent LolliHop Dry-Hopped Double IPA

IPA – Imperial / 8.2% ABV / 246 CAL / Hershey, PA /

We Taste: pear, citrus, hint of Melon. When we make our annual pilgrimage to the hop-growing hotbed of Yakima Valley, we’re like kids in a candy store. We eyeball the hops…

Tröegs Independent Oktoberfest Lager

Märzen / 6.1% ABV / 183 CAL / Hershey, PA /

Tröegs Oktoberfest is here! Our take on this timeless German style starts with a traditional brewing technique called decoction, creating a bright, dry maltiness. A kettle addition of Hallertau Tradition…

Tröegs Independent Perpetual IPA

IPA – American / 7.5% ABV / 85 IBU / 225 CAL / Hershey, PA /

In our constant evolution as a brewery, we’ve developed on undying drive to meld the organic and the mechanical. Perpetual IPA utilizes our hopback and dry-hopping to engineer a bold…

Two Roads Cloud Sourced

IPA – New England / 6.5% ABV / 195 CAL / Stratford, CT /

This newcomer to our year round lineup has an intense, citrus juiciness balanced with a soft malt core that is sure to put you on Cloud Nine!

Two Roads Ok2berfest

Märzen / 5.8% ABV / 174 CAL / Stratford, CT /

Released in early September. Modeled after the classic “Marzenbier” (pronounced “maer-tsen beer”) Octoberfest style that was traditionally the beer served at the Munich Oktoberfest. This is the classic amber lager….

Two Roads Roadsmary’s Baby

Pumpkin / 6.8% ABV / 204 CAL / Stratford, CT /

Roadsmary’s Baby is a traditional pumpkin ale with a Two Roads spin, it’s aged in rum barrels for added complexity and depth of flavor. The result is a smooth drinking…

★We will also be serving samples of all our regular draft beers from Tysons Biergarten and Waffles & Tacos.

To see Beer Sampling menu, click here

To see Tysons Biergarten’s list, click here

To see Waffles & Tacos’ list, click here

Details

Date:
October 14, 2023
Time:
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Venue

Shipgarten
7581 Colshire Dr
McLean, VA 22102
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Phone
7037127481
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