Pier del Sol: Oktoberfest on the Pier
Enjoy the only culinary festival with access to the Pier's amusement park.
For the 21st annual event this year's theme is the beer-friendly Oktoberfest taking over Pacific Park at Santa Monica Pier featuring more than 35 tasting from some LA's best restaurants on Sunday, October 8 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Returning for the 14th year is chef Gino Angelini of Angelini Osteria among other prominent LA chefs including chef Josiah Citrin (Mélisse), chef Michael Cimarusti (Providence) and chef Brendan Collins (Birch) who will be serving their famous fare during the VIP brunch. There will be entertainment, arts and crafts and music along with a beer and wine garden debuting this year.
General admission tickets are $75 and include unlimited ride wristband, eight game tickets and a meal and beverage coupon for the park's food plaza. Individual VIP tickets include access to the VIP brunch, unlimited ride wristband, 12 game tickets and access to the beer and wine garden (must 21+). A child's VIP brunch ticket will be available for purchase on-site for $75 and group tickets are available for four for $250 or $600 for VIP.
All proceeds from this event benefit the athletes of Special Olympics Southern California.