This year, you can have your own Oktoberfest! While the city of Santa Barbara isn’t hosting an Oktoberfest this year, the city’s website has put up a guide to creating your own! We review the breweries on this guide so you can decide what you should include in your DIY Santa Barbara Oktoberfest 2021.
Address: 205 Santa Barbara Street Suite 1B
Rincon Brewery‘s mission is to provide California with delicious craft beer and equally delicious food–and they’ve been delivering since 2014! Rincon’s Santa Barbara location offers a beautiful outdoor patio and the brewery’s traditionally delicious beer and food, all in Santa Barbara’s fun Funk Zone area. Visit here and try the Oktoberfest beer for your own Santa Barbara Oktoberfest!
Address: 214 State Street
While you’re in the Funk Zone for your Santa Barbara Oktoberfest, visit Captain Fatty‘s for a community-focused brewery experience that demands excellence from both their beer and their staff. Here you’ll find a friendly, welcoming brewery dedicated to giving back to the Santa Barbara community. Enjoy a drink or two in the taproom or bring your pup to their dog-friendly patio!
Address: 607 State Street
Night Lizard combines craft beer and environmentalism in the best way. As a whole, the company focuses on inspiring and educating their customers about current environmental concerns. Each brew is made with high-quality local ingredients and named after endangered species. Whichever beer you choose, you can feel good knowing your choice not only tastes great, but also supports an environmentally-friendly business.
Address: 1131 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
At Draughtsmen Aleworks, the passion of five friends has lead to a variety of wonderful beverages. At this brewery, you’ll find more than beer. If you’re looking for something different, you can try cider, wine, and even hop tea! Here, passion and creativity are king, which shines in the unique offerings from Draughtsmen. But if you’re not as adventurous, you’ll find familiar, approachable beers as well. There’s something for everyone at Draughtsmen Alehouse!
Address: 38 West Victoria Street #101
The Garden is located in the Santa Barbara Public Market and offers a contemporary beer garden experience to all customers. Their rotating menu of beers, ciders, and wines keeps The Garden fresh and exciting, while the delicious foods provide a well-rounded experience. It’s the perfect place to celebrate your own Santa Barbara Oktoberfest!
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Whichever breweries you choose to visit during your trip, you’ll need a relaxing place to stay! Marina Beach Motel offers comfortable rooms, wonderful amenities, and is only half a block from the beach in case you need a break from breweries. You can book a room here.