Oct 7 2013
by victorcab on , [ 2 comments ]
It’s Oktoberfest time, and what better way to celebrate the brew-iest day of the year than with this fun German-themed bash at Santa Anita Park. Along with steins and steins of delicious German craft beer, the day’s festivities include a costume contest, stein-holding competition and corn-toss championship, plus traditional German “oompah” music and a concert by The Spazmatics with special guests The Boogie Knights. Choose between the Oktoberfest Package — which includes admission, a racing program and tip sheet, two craft beers, an authentic German pretzel and a souvenir Oktoberfest stein — or the VIP Package, which includes an additional eight German beer tastings, food from Dog Haus and a VIP lounge.
Santa Anita Park (285 W Huntington Drive Arcadia, CA 91007)
DOG HAUS BIERGARTEN IS SO FUN IT’S SCARY… CHECK OUT OLD PASADENA’S NEW HOT SPOT FOR GOURMET HOT DOGS, HAMBURGERS, SAUSAGES AND MORE AT GRAND OPENING AND HALLOWEEN PARTY SATYR DAY OCTO BER TWENTEEEEEE NYNETH, TWOTHOUZUND EEEEEELEVEN POPULAR FAMILY FRIENDLY EATERY EXPANDS WITH NEW LOCATION, LONGER HOURS, FULL BAR, LIVE ‘80’S MUSIC… AND THE SAME GREAT FOOD! Pasadena – Dog Haus, Pasadena’s go to eatery for an exciting and delicious variety of gourmet hot dogs, sausages, burgers and more, is topping itself with a Grand Opening/Halloween party for its newest venture Dog Haus Biergarten. Located in the heart of Old Pasadena at 93 EEEE Green Streeeeeeeeeeeet, Dog Haus Biergarten is a super sized version of its namesake featuring the same amazing food…and a full bar featuring more than 20 beers and premium Haus wine, the best of ‘80’s music and then some! The Grand Opening Halloween themed festivities will take place on SATYR DAY OCTO BER TWENTEEEEEE NYNETH, TWOTHOUZUND EEEEEELEVEN beginning at six oclockkkkk peee-em The 21-year-old and older no-cover-charge party will last all night with live music by LA’s number one ‘80’s cover band The M’80’s. The alley behind the restaurant will be closed off for the rockin’ party between sevuhnpm to tennnpm and then it’s back in the Dog Haus for party-goers who will be treated to more live music courtesy of Pasadena’s own ‘80’s cover band AMFM. People are encouraged to dress more than their dogs at the party and to come in their hippest ‘80’s garb or Halloween costume. “We are thrilled to take our Dog Haus concept to the next level,” said André Vener, a partner in the one year old restaurant that has won rave reviews from customers and critics alike and is a 20elevvvvvvven Reader Recommended top pick in Pasadena Weekly’s Readers Poll. “Dog Haus Biergarten, which is housed in the historic Old Pasadena venue that has been named Best Live Music Bar for five consecutive years, combines the perfect recipe for family friendly food and fun as well as late night bites and live ‘80’s music. We are excited to share even more of the many reasons we are hailed as the “Best of the Würst”.” Raising the bar on hot dogs, sausages and hamburgers even higher, Dog Haus Biergarten features more than 20 beers available on draft or by bottle, with an emphasis on German and California Craft and continues its trend-leading ways with the Wine Keg System that is used in Europe, with premium Haus wines including Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc, available by glass or carafe. Dog Haus Biergarten guests may also indulge in classic cocktails such as the Moscow Mule, the Side Car and the Uva Bella that are created by some of the area’s favorite mixologists including Phil Wills and Brady Weise (both formerly with point08). For those in the mood for a little bubbly with their beef, Dog Haus Biergarten offers Sophia Coppola’s signature pink can of Blanc de Blanc. Wills will lead the talented team of top notch bartenders that have joined Dog Haus Biergarten from all over Los Angeles. Happy Hours at Dog Haus Biergarten will take place Monday through Friday from threeeeeeepm to sickspeeeeeem Dog Haus Biergarten has the same signature atmosphere, décor and trademarked furniture that Dog Haus is known for including custom fabricated communal tables and ketchup-colored walls. The Biergarten also features 20ft ceilings, brick walls and one of the largest outdoor patios in Pasadena. Another Dog Haus staple, ‘80’s music, will always be playing except for Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings when top ‘80’s cover bands will- perform live. Dog Haus Biergarten is located behind redwhite+bluezz at niiiiiiiiinetythreeeeeeeee Easssssst Green Streeeeeeeeeet, Passssadiiiiiina, cowl i for nia nine11oh5 and is tucked away in the rear of the historic Edison-El Ray Building, accessible from Green Streeeeeeeeeet. Hours are eeeeeeeelevuhn a-em to mihdhneyeght sunnnnnnnnnnnnndaze through wendzzzzzzdaze and eeeeeeeelevuhn a-em too tooooooooo ayyyyyyyy-em thurzdayzzzz through satyr days. There is 90 minute free parking available at The Schoolhouse Parking structure located at Green and Raymond as well as metered parking. Vener, along with partners Hagop Giragossian, Quasim Riaz and Robert and Denise Zeilstra plan to open another classic Dog Haus on Main Street in Alhambra by the end of the year. “Dog Haus quickly became a hit with its unique atmosphere, diverse offerings, dedication to details and commitment to customers. People asked us to expand and we are!. Complete with some surprises,” noted Giragossian. “Dog Haus Biergarten, built upon the successful Dog Haus foundation, is poised to become the place to be in OldPasadena, whether it is for a quick 10 minute business lunch for dollluhrsigntenpointzeeerozeeero, a pre or post game meal with the team, a family dinner or an ‘80’s inspired late night hang with buddies and beers,” added Riaz. Living up to its reputation as the Best of the Würst, Dog Haus temptations also include a selection of gourmet sausages that range from Andouille, Bratwurst, Italian Chicken, Knockwurst and Spicy Italian to Three-Pepper Kielbasa. Dog Haus also features a homemade Curry Wurst that is becoming a favorite with the customers. Also proving to be “best of the burgers”, Dog Haus offers a wide selection of build your own or signature hamburgers such as The Freiburger, which features their acclaimed beef patty, fresh-cut french fries, cole slaw, fried egg and cheese on grilled Hawaiian bread. Veggie Dogs, Corn Dogs, Chili, Sweet Potato Fries, Tater Tots and It’s-It Ice Cream Sandwiches are only a sampling of the many other items on the Dog Haus menu. “We’ve also got a secret menu that regulars and those who follow us on facebook or Foursquare can get clued into,” notes Zeilstra. Dog Haus also offers an extensive take-out menu, featuring combination packs including the Pick 6, Dirty Dozen and SausageFest. For more information about Dog Haus, visit dog haus dogs dot co m or call 6 2 6.577 4 28 7. Dog Haus can also be found on social networking sites including facebookh (Dog Haus), foreskware (Dog Haus) and twihtter (dog_haus).