Follow the Lederhosen
Congratulations, Cincinnati; youre home to the countrys largest Oktoberfest celebration. Too bad it also topped VH1s list of the 40 least metal moments when Mötley Crües Vince Neil grand-marshaled the Chicken Dance in 2004. Well, you can bet your bratwurst therell be nothing like that at this years Rocktoberfest at Fort Lauderdales Riverwalk. As you make your way around Esplanade Park, sampling food and drinks from various venders, the lineup of local bands will keep the hokey stuff at bay. To wit: the Freakin Hott, Fourth Dimension, Audio Heist, Ghosts of Gloria, Recover South, and Big Bang Radio. With a little luck (and booze), maybe you can avoid having the Chicken Dance stuck in your head all week.
Rocktoberfest returns Friday from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Esplanade Park (400 SW Second St.). The cost is $20 and $25 for general admission, $40 for VIP tickets. Call 954-739-5006, or visit goriverwalk.com.
Fri., Oct. 15, 5:30 p.m., 2010
Get the Things to Do Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly guide to events in South Florida, and never be bored again. With suggestions for every day of the week, our recommendations will keep you busy on any budget.
More Calendar News
- Bonnet House Lecture Series
Wed., Jul. 29, 6:35pm
Wed., Jul. 29, 7:00pm
Wed., Jul. 29, 8:00pm
Thu., Jul. 30, 6:35pm
- An Evening with Paul Anka
- Broward 100 Lecture Series: The Last Train from Key West