October's Beer Extravaganza: 16 Spectacular Festivals in GBA

By That's GBA, October 7, 2023

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October in the Greater Bay Area isn't just about falling leaves and pumpkin spice; it's a time when the region comes alive with the rich, frothy celebrations of craft beer. While Oktoberfest vibes permeate the air, we invite you to expand your horizons beyond traditional Bavarian brews and embrace the diverse world of beer at our local festivals. 

Picture yourself sipping on artisanal ales, lagers, and stouts while basking in the festive atmosphere. Whether you're a beer connoisseur or simply looking for a good time, the Greater Bay Area has a range of beer festivals that promise to tantalize your taste buds and immerse you in the delightful spirit!

Guangzhou & Shenzhen & Foshan

Haxnbauer International Oktoberfest Across China


Haxnbauer International Oktoberfest is celebrating its 10th anniversary in China with a month-long celebration! Join us for five weeks of festivities, including four hours of unlimited drinking. It's going to be an unforgettable Oktoberfest experience you won't want to miss! 

Until October 31, 2023

Haxnbauer Guangzhou Lumina, L6-05, Lumina Guangzhou, No.11 West Qiaoguang Rd., Yuexiu

Haxnbauer Shenzhen COCO Park, L1-058/060, North Zone, COCO Park, Fuhua Road, Futian

Haxnbauer Shenzhen Sea World, Shop 1-307, Sea World, Nanshan

Haxnbauer Foshan Lingnan Tiandi, XT902-2, No.9 Xietian Alley, Chancheng


The 7th Party Pier Beer Festival 2023


For beer enthusiasts, there's nothing more joyous than an Oktoberfest celebration! Here, you can savor a variety of star products from Pearl River Beer, enjoy free-flowing drinks, and even have the chance to taste new flavors from Pearl River Beer. We've got delicious beer ready and waiting for you. Join us for a fantastic time, and let's make some unforgettable memories together! 

October 13 - 21, 2023

Pearl River Party Pier, No.118 Modiesha Ave., Haizhu

Oktoberfest at Paulaner Wirtshaus Guangzhou Panyu


Get ready! The long-awaited 4th Oktoberfest Guangzhou is just around the corner, and it promises to be an exciting feast. Paulaner Wirtshaus Guangzhou Panyu has meticulously prepared an authentic Bavarian traditional beer festival for you. We invite you to join us for this exotic event!

October 19  - 22, 2023

Paulaner Wirtshaus Guangzhou Panyu, Shop 03-12, 1/F, Four Seas Walk, No.390 Hanxidadao, Panyu


Paulaner Oktoberfest


Get ready for the ultimate Oktoberfest celebration in Shenzhen! Join us at the Paulaner Oktoberfest for three hours of indulgent buffet dining, including a delectable array of German-inspired dishes. But that's not all – you'll also enjoy three hours of free-flowing festbeer to quench your thirst. Our live festival band will keep the energy high with an incredible performance, and you might just be the lucky winner of our exciting lucky draw, which includes a first prize of a RMB3,000 value card. Plus, get ready for some fun game interactions that will add an extra layer of excitement to this fantastic event. 

October 26 - 28, 2023

Paulaner Brauhaus Shenzhen Shekou, C005, Sea World Shekou, Nanshan


Oktoberfest at Paulaner Brauhaus Foshan


The Oktoberfest is the biggest folk festival in the world. Feel like joining this amazing carnival without traveling far? Here comes the best option for you - Oktoberfest of Paulaner Brauhaus Foshan from October 26 - 28.

October 26 - 28, 2023

Paulaner Brauhaus Foshan, 1/F South Zone, Elegance Mall, No.38 Haibadong Road, Guicheng, Nanhai


The 4th Aldersbacher Oktoberfest 


Join us for the 4th Aldersbacher Oktoberfest on October 13 and 14, 2023! Get ready for fantastic live bands, authentic Bavarian cuisine, fun games, exciting prizes, and unlimited Aldersbacher Fest Beer. Don't miss out on this unforgettable event! Scan the code to secure your tickets. We hope to see you there!

October 13 and 14, 2023

Grand Ballroom, Nanhai Oil (Zhuhai) Hotel, No.368 Shuiwan Road, Xiangzhou

Oktoberfest Set Menu at Angsana Zhuhai Hengqin


Get ready for a new rhythm of autumn revelry! It's time to let loose and experience unlimited joy. The stage is set for a German-style beer extravaganza like no other. Indulge in a selection of delectable dishes paired with carefully curated brews, and relish every bite and sip. Join us in creating unforgettable moments of pure delight. 

Until October 31, 2023

Angsana Zhuhai Hengqin, No. 288 Chonglou Road, Guangdong-Macao In-Depth Cooperation Zone, Hengqin


Martin's Oktoberfest


At Martin's, our mission is to infuse the heart of Oktoberfest into the fabric of Dongguan's cultural calendar, year after year. Reflecting on the highlights of the past, doesn't it ignite a longing to be a part of this year's Oktoberfest? We're eagerly anticipating the return of familiar faces who made last year memorable and warmly welcoming new friends to create even more cherished memories together. Let's come together and raise a toast to this splendid festival, united in celebration!This year's ticket sales are starting, so please come and buy your tickets!

October 20 - 21, from 7pm

Martin's, Shop A07, New Century Garden Di Yi Ju, No.168 Dongcheng South Road, Dongcheng

Hong Kong

Erdinger x Dockyard Oktoberfest


You have four weekends to make a trip over to Kerry Hotel for this immersive Oktoberfest celebration at Dockyard. You'll have the chance to down traditional German wheat beers by Erdinger alongside a variety of German bites like currywurst and schnitzel. The digital beer passport is a great way to get the most out of the brews on offer; you can either buy six brewskies and get one free or buy 10 and get two free.

October 6-7, 14, 21, 28, 3pm – 9pm

1/F, Kerry Hotel, Hong Kong, 38 Hung Luen Road, Hung Hom

Tong Chong Street Market Beer Festival


From October 12 to 14, head over to Taikoo Place for an electrifying beer-filled adventure. Immerse yourself in the flavors of over 70 beers from 15 local brewers, including a special collaboration with upcycling start-up BREER. Indulge in four hours of free-flow beer, mouthwatering food pairings, trendy social games, live DJ beats, and the camaraderie of fellow beer enthusiasts. 

October 12-14, 2023

Taikoo Garden, Two Taikoo Place, Taikoo Place

INK Oktoberfest


German-themed beers and bites, a live band and glorious harbour views are the draws of INK’s al-fresco Oktoberfest experience. Each ticket is inclusive of a wide variety of sharing dishes and two special craft beers by local brewery H.K. Lovecraft – Vienna Amber Lager and King in Yellow Helles. 

October 13, 8pm –10.30pm

G/F, Hong Kong Museum of Art, 10 Salisbury Road, TST

CulinArt 1862 x Heimat 4-hands Oktoberfest


German-born chefs Stanley Wong of CulinArt 1862 and Peter Find of Heimat are teaming up for a special six-course dinner menu that pays homage to their German heritage while offering a refined take on Oktoberfest cuisine. This unique dining experience will feature elevated German street-food classics like currywurst, spätzle with raclette and bacon jam, wild boar ragout with venison loin, apple red cabbage, and schupfnudeln, and Kaiserschmarrn for dessert, served with pear compote and vanilla ice cream. Instead of traditional wine pairings, guests can look forward to a curated selection of fine German beers.

CulinArt 1862 on October 13; Heimat on October 14, both from 6pm

CulinArt 1862 – 1/F, Chinachem Leighton Plaza, 29 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay

Heimat – 8/F, LKF Tower, 33 Wyndham Street, Central

FRITES Oktoberfest


Belgian beer hall FRITES is switching its allegiance to Germany for a third year of Oktoberfest merriment. There are two highly anticipated Oktoberfest events scheduled (one in Central, one in Causeway Bay), with both afternoon and evening sessions on for each. The cost depends on a minimum spend per table, and you’ll be able to indulge in Deutsch delicacies like Bavarian roast chicken, wurst with sauerkraut and pretzel towers, along with FRITES' regular à-la-carte faves. 

FRITES Central on October 14; FRITES Causeway Bay on October 21, 2023

FRITES Causeway Bay – G/F, Park Haven, 38 Haven Street

FRITES Central – G/F, Queen’s Road Centre, 152 Queen’s Road Central

Le Méridien Oktoberfest Outdoor Fiesta


Le Méridien is getting in on the Oktoberfest action this year with all-you-can-eat (and drink) al-fresco experience at its bistro and outdoor pool area. There are four packages on – Brew & Beer (entry + pint of beer), Stein & Sunshine (standing three-hour German BBQ buffet with free-flow beer), Drink & Savour (indoor buffet with free-flow beer) and Oktoberfest Extravaganza (buffet, free-flow beer + pool access). Plus, get ready for the live Oktoberfest band, DJ, beer games and more.

October 29, 12.30pm – 6pm, with free-flow ending at 3.30pm

4/F, Le Méridien Hong Kong, Cyberport, 100 Cyberport Road, Cyberport

Hong Kong's largest Oktoberfest at Water World Plaza


Located at Water World Plaza, this year's Oktoberfest is bringing back the entertainment, traditional food, beers and more 'Ein Prosit!' Dust off your lederhosen & dirndls and let's all raise our glasses to good times, good mates & good beer this October for everyone!

October 21 - November 6, Friday to Sunday

Near the Water World Entrance Plaza


Oktoberfest Macau at MGM 2023


The annual signature event Oktoberfest is back with a bang, infused with entertainment, gastronomy and culture. Whether it's the classic marquee, German gourmet foods and beer, or the passionate crowds, every detail adds up to an immersive experience of Germany.

October 12 - 23, 2023

MGM COTAI 1/F Roof Terrace (from the Spectacle to Grill 58 escalator)

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