17:03 | 30/08/2018 Culture & Art
The traditional “GBA Oktoberfest Vietnam 2018” event is co-hosted by the German Businesses Association (GBA) and the Delegate of German Industry and Commerce in Vietnam (GIC/AHK Vietnam) under the patronage of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Hanoi.
Due to overwhelming demand of this year, celebrations will take place at Hotel Nikko Saigon from 6pm – 11pm for four days (from September 19-22). In Hanoi, the event will take place from 6pm – 11pm for three days (from October 11- 13) at the JW Marriott Hotel Hanoi.
To enhance the genuine atmosphere of the real Oktoberfest, Germany’s premium imported beer brands and exclusive Oktoberfest brews will be introduced respectively in each location. Coming to GBA Oktoberfest Vietnam 2018, guests can enjoy a buffet of premium German cuisine that will delight and excite the taste buds, as well as free-flow premium beers in Oktobefest beer stein. Authentic music and entertaining show-acts are performed by the popular Munich-based ‘AntonShow Band’.
Thomas Debelic, Chairman of the GBA said: “We are happy and proud to announce the 26th GBA Oktoberfest in Vietnam, continuing the tradition founded by the German business community many years ago. We have continuously worked on improving the setting in order to create an authentic atmosphere in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. For the past three years the GBA Oktoberfest in Ho Chi Minh City has been upscaled with an original German beer tent, with German beer, German music and German food. We are looking forward to welcoming you at the original German Oktoberfest!”
Marko Walde, Chief Representative of the GIC/AHK Vietnam said: “We are pleased to invite you to the GBA Oktoberfest Vietnam 2018, a highlight of our annual social events in Vietnam where German, Vietnamese and international business communities celebrate with their colleagues, partners and friends. We wish all our guests cheerful moments and hope that the ‘GBA Oktoberfest Vietnam 2018’ will be a kick-off to new partnerships for them as well.”
‘GBA Oktoberfest Vietnam 2018’ has attracted various official sponsors including following prestigious companies and
brands: Bauer, Bosch Vietnam, Brotzeit Vietnam, Covestro Vietnam, Deep C Industrial Zones, Eleganz Furniture,
EMSA Vietnam, Häfele Vietnam, Kärcher, Knauf Vietnam, Mercedes-Benz Vietnam, Messer Hai Phong,
Rieckermann, Shinhan Bank Vietnam, Siemens Vietnam, SPRING Production, thyssenkrupp and Volkswagen