Photo: Sonnenalp Hotel in Vail Village hosts Oktoberfest parties, Aug. 27 and Oct. 1
The Sonnenalp Hotel in Vail Village will host a celebration all things Bavarian on Saturday, Aug. 27, from 3 to 9 p.m. and a second Oktoberfest event on Saturday, Oct. 1. The front of the hotel will transform into an authentic German beer hall, with live music, German fare and brews from beer partner Hofbrau. All ages are welcome at Sonnenalp Oktoberfest, and there is no cost for admission. Food and beverages will be available a la carte. For more information, call 970-476-5656 or visit http://www.sonnenalp.com.
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