MEDIA / Médias



Last year's total attendance: 17,000

Fréquentation totale de l’année dernière : 17 000

The first Oktoberfest took place in: 2009     Le premier Oktoberfest a eu lieu en : 2009



2018 Live Music Industry Awards
NOMINATED Green Operations Festival of the Year

Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO)
NAMED one of the Top 100 Festivals and Events in Ontario (2016)

2014 Golden Tap Awards
WON Editor’s Circle Award

Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence 2016
WON Ontario Culinary Tourism Event of the Year

Prix et nominations

Live Music Industry Awards 2018
NOMMÉ – Festival écologique de l’année

Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO)
DÉSIGNÉ comme l’un des 100 meilleurs festivals et événements de l’Ontario (2016)

Golden Tap Awards 2014
GAGNANT – Prix de la rédaction

Prix d’excellence du tourisme de l’Ontario 2016
GAGNANT – Événement de tourisme culinaire de l’année





Baron Mag review by Charlotte Mercille, August 6, 2019

Beau's Oktoberfest Gets New Pornographers, Shad for 2019 Festivalby Brock Thiessen, Exclaim!, June 6, 2019


"Beau's is getting ready to celebrate 10 years of Oktoberfest with all-Canadian music, great beer and delicious food" by Jordan Duff, Apt 613, June 15, 2018

"Beau's Oktoberfest 2018 features the Flatliners, Cancer Bats, Weaves, Sloan, Lost Love, Joel Plaskett" by Adam White,, June 14, 2018

"Beau's Oktoberfest 2018 Gets Sloan, Joel Plaskett Emergency, Cancer Bats" by Sarah Murphy, Exclaim! Music, June 14, 2018


“Rheostatics find ‘honest and true’ kindred spirits with Beau’s Oktoberfest” by Aedan Helmer, Ottawa Citizen, Sep 20, 2017

“Beau’s Knows Oktoberfest” by Anna Jonas, Ottawa Life Magazine, Sep 26, 2017

“The brain behind Beau’s Brewery’s Oktoberfest: Q&A with Josh Gottlieb” by Francis Tessier-Burns, The Review, Sep 6, 2017

“Seek the Hidden Harvest midway at Beau’s Oktoberfest” by Jordan Duff, Apt 613, Sep 18, 2017

CTV Morning Live: Beau’s Oktoberfest (Sept 15, 2017)


“Beau’s Oktoberfest 8-year fundraising total tops half-million mark” by Anysha Chenel, Oct 3, 2016

"Beau's Oktoberfest: the other, other Olympics - Train with this EPIC guide" by Jordan Duff, Ottawa Magazine, June 6, 2016

CTV Morning Live: Beau’s Oktoberfest (Sep 22, 2016)

Baron Mag review by Leonardo Calcagno


CTV Morning Live: Beau’s Oktoberfest (Sep 8, 2015)

"Canadian Geographic asks: Is Beau's Oktoberfest 'the best little Oktoberfest in Canada?'" August 20, 2015


“Beau’s Oktoberfest: Beer + Food + Music = Success for local charities” by Jordan Duff, Apt 613, Oct 6, 2014

“$95,000 in fundraising accomplished at Beau’s 6th Vankleek Hill Oktoberfest” by Ketih Gribbins, Craft Brewing Business, Oct 9, 2014


Huffington Post names Beau’s Oktoberfest as “One of Canada’s 11 Best Oktoberfests” by Terri Coles, Huffington Post, Sep 24 2013

“Beau’s Oktoberfest” by Stephanie Vicente, Herd Magazine, Oct 11, 2013

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