Oktoberfest Takeover
September 4-29, 2018
Where: Both Stores


Welcome to Jungle Jim’s Oktoberfest Takeover! Throughout the month of September, we’re celebrating Cincinnati’s German heritage with authentic German foods, special samples, new recipes from our award-winning chefs, and fun activities!

Here's what's happening this month:

  • German food samples Saturdays and Sundays!
  • Featured German items marked with special tags to help you shop Oktoberfest!
  • Authentic imported German Oktoberfest beers.
  • Win prizes for completing fun activities!
  • Special German dishes available at the deli.
  • Exclusive Oktoberfest kombucha on tap at the Kombucha Bar with Kombucha Beer Happy Hours!
  • House-made German desserts in the bakery!

Join us to experience Cincinnati’s city-wide Oktoberfest, Jungle Jim’s style!



Before you hit the streets of any of Greater Cincinnati’s upcoming Oktoberfests, prepare for the occasion by embarking on our limited-edition Oktoberfest Store Tour! Learn about the history of Jungle Jim’s, Cincinnati, and Oktoberfest while enjoying generous samples of our most popular German foods. Plus, you’ll be given the chance to sample your choice of five German beers and wines at the end of the tour!

Cooking School

Take Oktoberfest home with you by attending one of the Cooking School’s special Oktoberfest classes!  Sign up here:


Join us on Fridays and Saturdays throughout the month of September for special Pint Nights, tastings, and events! We’re featuring German breweries, drinking the best Oktoberfest brews, and even staging a stein hoist. Join us to drink great beer, learn about Oktoberfest beer traditions, and have fun with friends! Check out our calendar for more details.



Did you know that Oktoberfest is about more than just beer? In fact, at the Munich Oktoberfest there’s an entire festival tent devoted to wine. Join us for our Wednesday Mid-Week “Whine” Tastings or our weekend Cellar Tastings to learn about German wines!


Cigar Nights

Join us for our weekly cigar nights Thursdays at Fairfield on the Terrace or Fridays at the Paradise Pavilion at Eastgate! At both locations, we’ll have Oktoberfest beers on tap so that you can relax, smoke, and enjoy the Oktoberfest season!


Kombucha Bar

Throughout the month of September, our Kombucha Bar will be hosting Happy Hour from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM every day! Plus, we’ve teamed up with our friends at Fab Ferments to offer a special Jungle Jim’s exclusive kombucha, Tropical Hop Cider, which will be available on-tap only during Oktoberfest Takeover!

 More about our Kombucha Bar


Enter to Win!

Every weekend, we’ll be celebrating Oktoberfest with German food samples throughout both stores from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Saturdays and Sundays! For each special Oktoberfest booth you visit, you’ll receive a stamp for your Oktoberfest Stamp Card. Once you’ve collected all of the stamps, you can turn in your Card for a chance to win a prize! It’s completely FREE to enter and all you have to do is visit our sampling stations around the store!

Starting September 4 check out Page 3 of our weekly ad for your Oktoberfest Stamp Card.

German Recipes

All month, we’ll have special German dishes available at the deli, including Bavarian mustard-crusted pork chops, German potato salad, and spaetzle! Plus, our expert chefs have compiled their favorite Oktoberfest-inspired recipes just for you, which we’ve posted on our website. Pick your favorite recipe, shop the ingredients, then experience Oktoberfest at home!

 View our Recipes

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