The Event Of The Year - Oktoberfest Is Back At Hilton Addis Ababa

This information originated in U.K. English.

October 01, 2016

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - The social event of the year is back to celebrate its 22nd anniversary at Hilton Addis Ababa.

Hilton Addis Ababa will once again be celebrating Oktoberfest, this year from October 7 - 9, 2016. Hearty Bavarian food and traditional Bavarian beer tent, music are all being provided in the style of Oktoberfest, the world's most famous festival and funfair.

This year the program's highlights include the handing over at the first "Beer-Mass" to the First Secretary and Head of Economic and Cultural Sections, German Embassy, Mr. Stephan Wendt and a gingerbread heart painter who sweetens every buyer's day with a uniquely decorated Oktoberfest heart. A Bavarian band will perform to enliven the atmosphere.

The event will add to the experience with Bavarian specialties such as sausages, leberkäse, sauerkraut, giant soft pretzels and liter mugs of beer fresh from the tap. Guests wearing dirndl dresses and lederhosen are participating in a special raffle and can win a weekend stay at Hilton Addis Ababa. Sunday, starting from 4 pm, will be a family day, a  perfect time to have fun with the children. Activities including face painting await the young ones.

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About Hilton Addis Ababa
Set in the political capital of Africa, Hilton Addis Ababa is the perfect choice for business and leisure travelers. This landmark hotel located close to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and to numerous international organizations, ministries and diplomatic offices including the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa the UNECA Conference Center, the premier business destination in Ethiopia. It offers spacious guest rooms, fine dining and warm, professional service to ensure a memorable stay. Flexible meeting venues and modern sports facilities, including a geothermal outdoor swimming pool, make it the ideal choice for a next event. Enjoy a city within a city, designed with Guests in mind with all conveniences located within a hotel. Local attractions include the nearby Meskel Square, the Parliament building and the Ethiopian National Museum.


Haben Solomon
Hilton Addis Ababa
+251 11 170000

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