Food and Drink 

Typical German delicacies such as Brezel (twisted-knot baked bread), Bratwurst (German specialty sausage), Schnitzel (deep-fried breaded pork cutlet), Hendl (grilled chicken), Schweinebraten (German style roast pork). We serve also chips and snacks.

Yes, but please check our allergen labelling or consult our staff before ordering.

3 types of handmade German beers, specially brewed by Bavaria Festbeer Brewery, ABV 5%.

There are 3 types of beer: Bavarian Weißbier, Bavarian Festbier and Bavarian Craftbier.

Yes! We have cider, red/white wine, sparkling wine and soft drinks (cola, lemonade and water)

No! Food and Drink can be bought on site!

Tickets

By credit card OR bank transfer.

Yes, everyone in the same order will be seated together in one table.

No, you don’t need to. You can show it on your phone.

For the limited Bier Tent. Online tickets will grant you access to the tent, a reserved seat and complementary food and drink.

More information about online tickets here

Click <Book Tickets> above or follow this link. Then choose your ticket type, date and quantity. Finally, fill in the requested form for payment.

A booking confirmation including your e-ticket will be sent to your email address shortly. You must present your e-ticket at door to gain entry to the FestTent.

You must make a request via CONTACT page. We need the following information:

  • Your and your friend’s booking reference
  • Your and your friend’s full name
  • Date and type of tickets you and your friends book for

You need to buy your ticket online here and make a request to sit together with your friends via our CONTACT page.

Yes (limited to availability)

Yes, it can be so we advise you to book tickets to guarantee entry.

General Event Information

By foot: Alber Square, M60 2LA

By bus: central bus lines, stop at Albert Square or on Princess Street

By Metrolink: The nearest stop is Deansgate-Castlefield. From the stop, the venue is a few minues by foot.

By train:  Two major train station are Piccadily and Victoria Station, where you can connect with Metrolink. From Piccadily Station, the venue is a 15 minute walk or a 5 minute taxi.

German Schlager music performed by a Bavarian DJ

No age limit for the outdoor areas. 18+ for Bier Tent, except for Sunday

No, but there is a designated smoking area.

Unfortunately, no but you can pay by card. We accept all major cards except for American Express.

Yes, the event is disabled friendly.

Yes, there is one at the reception inside the Bier Tent. £1 is charged per item.

There are 4 main areas in German Village and Bierfest: a German Village, an open-air Bier Garden, a Fun Time Area and a Bier Tent.

The easy-going German Village populated with wooden huts presents you with a broad range of authentic German products from Bratwurst to sweets and souvenirs. In our giant open-air Bier Garden, you can enjoy a stein of our selection of 3 wonderful handmade German Biers. Fun Time Area is to please everyone. We have traditional Hau den Lukas for kids and adults and challenging 2-minute Hang game. The decorative Bier Tent is where the fun begins with German Schlager music, exclusive DJ show and an exuberant dance floor.

For press accreditation, please make a request via our CONTACT page.

We have a broad range of festival merchandises from clothing (Dirndl, Lederhosen, socks, hat, etc.) to decorations (flag, display truck, etc.) and souvenirs (beer mugs, festive glasses, mustache, wig, lighter etc.). Please ask our staff for availability.

Anton aus Tyrol
Cowboy und Indianer (Kom hol das Lasso raus)
Fliegerlied
Ein Prosit der Gemuetlichkeit
Zikke Zakke
Himmelhunden

No, costumes are not compulsory but we highly encourage you to come dressed-up. Our staff will also be dressed up in Lederhosen and Dirndl.

Yes, you can, at a rate of £29/set.