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Oktoberfest at Santa Anita Park

Santa Anita Park (Arcadia, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

35 ratings
3.5 average rating
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135 events
39 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

VIP worth every penny! inexpensive parking...great MC and bands

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33 events
14 reviews
26 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Get the VIP. Unlimited beer and food and an abundance of places to sit.

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15 events
1 review
2 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Terrible. Very unorganized and not a lot of directoion of where to go to get your food, etc. Once we got there there was NO FOOD LEFT! Yep, only beer. Am not happy and thinking twice about using goldstar again for this type of even.

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252 events
120 reviews
30 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

It was disorganized. Didn't know where to go to get drink tickets. Lines long at all beer booths and especially food boths which were only two. It had nothing to do with Oktoberfest, no German music or very few costumes. It was a total bust and...continued

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50 events
22 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

They were stingy on filling up the beers. You could buy on site the same individual items for less. Entertainment was so-so. Not enough shade umbrellas to sit and relax. The stein is a cheap plastic cup. Very disappointing event. However,...continued

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7 events
6 reviews
5 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

The event ended at 7 pm, so why did they run out of beer by 4pm??? Whatever brew was left over was hot , and they refused to fill up the beer Stein! We had to pay for a small cup and pour it in the stein. What a waste!

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Susan
4 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

It was all outdoors with little shade. There was a good turnout, but the lines got longer as the event went on. If you go next year, I recommend to go early as they ran out of some beers by 3:30 pm.

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2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Awesome event, great food, great beer, great hosts. Really fun time! Would go back annually.

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6 events
2 reviews
0 stars
2 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Plastic mug was disappointing for VIP $. If you are going just to drink beer great deal otherwise not great view of race and mug should be stein.

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10 events
2 reviews
4 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

They didn't have enough people working the event, so the lines for everything (food, beer) were crazy long. We spent an hour in line just to get food. Also they ran out of a few food items - and we were there early - we arrived at 1:00pm - so...continued

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

event was from 12 noon to 7 pm. we arrived at 2 pm and they were already out of 3 of the featured beers. found a full bar and ordered the good stuff. no beer for me.

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9 events
1 review
4 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Food line in VIP section horribly disorganized. Had to wait in line 45 minutes to an hour. One person taking orders. Too few staff. Most beer vendors ran out of beer by 6th race. Never got free pretzel since you had to wait in a food line in...continued

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2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Fun and great event. Would definitely come back next year.

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2 events
1 review
2 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Had a blast! By far one of the best in this area! Can't wait for next year! Dog haus was so good and the band rock! <3 is it October 2014 yet?!??

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1 events
1 review
4 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Had an absolutely AMAZING time. Great people. Great food. Great music. Great vibe. And lots of beer! Can't wait until next year!

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2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

Had the all-you-can-eat-and-drink bratwurst and beer VIP tickets. Went with Edna, Mr. Penny, J, and Mizuho. Beautiful weather, sunny, 75 degrees.

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

How can people enjoy themselves when the music is constantly shut off because they're having horse races every 10 minutes. Also the VIP area was separated and gated with the live band facing the opposite side. Spent 40min to an hour just to get 1...continued

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 12 2013

I could not believe they ran out of beer. limited choices if beer and only half a cup for 5 dollars?! would not fo again

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