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6th Annual Star & Shield Foundation OKTOBERFEST!
October 13 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Oktoberfest is at hand and you’re invited to celebrate in style! Enjoy craft beer from Angel City Brewery, exotic grilled sausage from Wurstküche and an afternoon of fun in the heart of downtown LA’s Art District. The event is hosted by the L.A. County Professional Peace Officers Association (PPOA) and proceeds benefit the Star & Shield Foundation, a 501(c)3 charitable organization established by PPOA members in order to support the families of fallen officers and other worthy causes.
We’re excited to return to Angel City Brewery — a true leader in the LA craft beer scene! Per tradition, this event will be packed with fun, including multiple contests conducted by our friendly Oktoberfest damsels. Join us for a great time and a great cause!
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Must be 21+ to enter. Bring photo ID to confirm D.O.B.
Public transportation (per ACB website)
- LA Metro
- 15-minute walk from Union Station
- 4-minute walk from Gold Line – Little Tokyo/Arts District Stop
- Bike racks available!
Area Parking (per ACB website)
What can/can’t I bring to the event?
Please wear your lederhosen, dirndl or Oktoberfest hat if you have ’em!
What does my admission include?
Each admission includes:
- contest entries
- five (5) tickets good for your choice of Angel City Brewery’s finest craft beers
All of our Oktoberfest participants are welcome to enjoy Angel City Brewery for the remainder of the evening, beyond our event’s 7:00 pm finish time. For a brewery tour, see info below.
Do I need a reservation for the free Brewery Tours? What day and time are tours offered? How do I sign-up for a tour?
At this time, reservations are not required nor do we take reservations unless you’d like to do a Private Tour (fees apply). We offer tours 7 days a week. Simply sign up with one of the bartenders once you arrive at the Public House.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes, please bring your printed ticket to the event. It makes the system go much faster.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn’t match the attendee. Is that okay?
The name does not need to match the name on the ticket BUT once a ticket is used it will be void and not be able to be used again.
Can I sponsor this worthy cause?
Yes, definitely! If you’d like to sponsor Oktoberfest, please call Maricela at (800) 747-PPOA.
Our 2018 Oktoberfest sponsors include:
- Straussner Sherman (corporate sponsor)
- Lewis, Marenstein, Wicke, Sherwin & Lee (corporate sponsor)
- PPOA Insurance Agency
- Hayes & Ortega LLP