GAB Oktoberfest Malaysia 2013 Is Here!

Hey, it's the start of Oktober, and that can only mean one thing, Oktoberfest Malaysia is in town! Throughout the month of October, drinkers can celebrate Oktoberfest with a series of themed parties across the country. GAB’s selection of award-winning beers including Tiger, Guinness, Heineken and the official Paulaner Oktoberfest Bier, are brewed exclusively for the Oktoberfest season. Look out for the special edition 1 liter Ceramic Oktoberfest Mug when you enjoy GAB’s iconic brews!


GAB Oktoberfest Malaysia 2013 Is Here!
GAB Oktoberfest Malaysia 2013 Is Here!


Some interesting facts about Oktoberfest Malaysia can be found below:
  • This celebration initially started as wedding celebration in 1810 to commemorate the union between Crown Prince Ludwig (who later became King Ludwig I) and Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen at Theresienwiese (translated as Therese's meadow / field) – it is for this reason that Oktoberfest is referred to by Germans as ‘die Wiesn’ or ‘the field’
  • Through the years, Oktoberfest celebrations have had a number of different elements and activities, including horse races, street parades (in traditional costumes), live music, dancing and of course the appreciation of authentic Munich-brewed beer.
  • Currently, Oktoberfest is a truly global celebration with almost 7 million visitors consuming over 7 million litres of beer and more than half a million chickens throughout the celebration (based on 2011 figures), which lasts between 16 – 18 days from the middle of September to the first Sunday of October

The mugs from last year's GAB Oktoberfest Malaysia 2012, be ready for a new design this year!
The mugs from last year's GAB Oktoberfest Malaysia 2012, be ready for a new design this year!


Are you ready for Oktoberfest Malaysia?
Are you ready for Oktoberfest Malaysia?

GAB's Oktoberfest Celebrations will run from throughout this happening month. So be sure to catch all their promotions while the celebration is on-going. This year's special edition Oktoberfest Mug will come with limited edition metal lid, so don't miss out on the chance to own one!


GAB Oktoberfest Malaysia 2013
GAB Oktoberfest Malaysia 2013

For more information, check out Oktoberfest Malaysia Facebook Page to get updates on fun events and exciting promotions: https://www.facebook.com/OktoberfestMY . I leave you with a few more shots of the GAB's Oktoberfest Malaysia events I attended last year as below. Prost!


One of the venues last year (Laundry Bar The Curve)
One of the venues last year (Laundry Bar The Curve)


The official Paulaner Oktoberfest Bier are brewed exclusively for the Oktoberfest season
The official Paulaner Oktoberfest Bier are brewed exclusively for the Oktoberfest season
This year's Oktoberfest 2013 mug :)
This year's Oktoberfest 2013 mug :)


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4 comments :

  1. No photo of this year's mug?

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    1. Suituapui,
      I personally have not seen it physically yet, but have updated this post with the latest mug shot :P

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  2. Wah! Got 4 pretty barmaids asking if we are all ready for Oktoberfest? Yes we are~!!
    I bet Isaac will get merry and drunk again.

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    1. Twilight Man,
      Haha, that was last year, this year I plan to remain sober, and still merry! :P

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