Hi-Wire Brewing Celebrates 2nd Annual Oktoberfest

Asheville, NC– Hi-Wire Brewing will be celebrating its 2nd Annual Oktoberfest, Saturday, August 26th from 12pm-5pm at their Big Top Production Brewery in Biltmore Village | 2 Huntsman Place.

After taking home the Gold Medal at the 2016 Great American Beer Festival in the German-Style Maerzen beer-style category for Zirkusfest Oktoberfest, Hi-Wire Brewing is ready to celebrate. The festival will include fun-filled team and individual games including a grain sack toss, tricycle race, stein hoisting competition, and brat toss. Registration on site.

The day will conclude with a hot dog eating contest hosted by Foothills Local Meats. The entry fee is $30 with a chance of winning a $200 cash prize. Interested participants can register by emailing kenzie@foothillslocalmeats.com.

Traditional German style polka music will be played by the Mountain Top Polka Band, providing all your favorite waltz, polka dances, and more! Foothills Local Meats will be serving up a delicious menu full of brats, pretzels, and Oktoberfest favorites.

Admission is free, while a custom stein + 1 33oz pour is $15. Additional 33oz Flagship and Fall Seasonal fills including our GABF Gold Medal winning Zirkusfest Oktoberfest Lager will be $7. (Stein only will be $10). For more information visit our facebook page @hiwirebrewing or our website at www.hiwirebrewing.com. PROST!


About Hi-Wire Brewing
Located in Asheville, NC, Hi-Wire Brewing is known for producing approachable and balanced lagers and ales, most notably Hi-Wire Lager, Bed of Nails Brown, and Hi-Pitch Mosaic IPA. They have two locations in Asheville: the 27,000 square foot Big Top Production Facility & Taproom located half a mile from the Biltmore Estate and the South Slope Specialty Brewery & Taproom located in the South Slope area of downtown, which has a focus on wild and sour ales. Hi-Wire was awarded the most medals at the 2014 NC Brewer’s Cup and was named Best New North Carolina Brewery of 2013 by RateBeer. Most recently, the Zirkusfest Oktoberfest Lager won gold at the 2016 Great American Beer Festival® in the German-Style Maerzen category. Their award-winning beers can be found on draft and in bottles across North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, and Ohio. To learn more about the company, visit hiwirebrewing.com.