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Participate in our Instagram Giveaway for the chance to win a drink package for this year's Oaktoberfest in the Dimond on October 1-2, 2022.


Instagram Giveaway runs from 12:00 pm Tuesday, September 27, 2022, through 4:00 pm, Thursday, September 29, 2022.


Follow these simple steps to enter for the chance to win:

Step 1: Like our Oaktoberfest Instagram Giveaway post 
Step 2: Tag a friend(s) in the comments of our Oaktoberfest Instagram Giveaway post (1 comment = 1 entry)
Step 3: Follow @VisitOakland and @Oaktoberfest on Instagram

Four (4) lucky winners will receive: A Drink Package for this year's Oaktoberfest in the Dimond. Each Drink Package includes an event stein and four (4) drink tickets - redeemable for beer, wine, cocktail, or root beer float. 

About the Grand Tasting at The Black Food & Wine Experience

Location: Oakland’s Dimond District at the intersection of Fruitvale Avenue and MacArthur Boulevard.
When: Saturday, October 1 (11am-7pm) and Sunday, October 2 (10am-5pm).

Oaktoberfest is one of the Bay Area’s premiere craft-beer festivals boasting over 200 craft beers to choose from, but it’s not only about the brews. We have four stages jam packed with amazing artists like Andre Thiery, Midtown Social, and Bayonics and Soji and the AfroBeat Band to name a few. There is an entire street dedicated to kids and family attractions with a root beer garden where root beer floats abound. There will also be hundreds of vendors with clothes, crafts and of course plenty of great food options.

THE FOOD:  20 food vendors, including Oakland and Bay Area prominent chefs, showcase traditional German-style menus, including locals Grand Lake Kitchen and La Farine Bakery cooking up pork schnitzel, bratwurst, bread dumplings, braised red cabbage, and of course, fresh baked strudel.

THE BEERS:  Mixed packs showcasing German-style beers from the best brewers in the Bay, like Altamont, Drake’s, Laughing Monk, Federation, HenHouse, Line 51, South City Ciderworks, and more.

Terms & Conditions:

The Instagram Giveaway runs from 12:00 pm Tuesday, September 27, 2022 through 4:30 pm, Thursday, September 29, 2022. Visit Oakland, will select four (4) winners at random that meets all the qualifications to enter (Steps 1-3 above). The winner will be contacted by Visit Oakland by 5:00 pm on Thursday, September 29, 2022 via Instagram Direct Message and be notified that they won the prize. Each winner shall receive one Drink Package for this year's Oaktoberfest in the Dimond. Each Drink Package includes an event stein and four (4) drink tickets - redeemable for beer, wine, cocktail, or root beer float. Must be 21+ years old to enter.

Read the full Instagram Giveaway Terms & Conditions for more information.