Offers FREE Oktoberfest Tickets

By  //  October 4, 2012


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BREVARD COUNTY • MERRITT ISLAND, FLORIDA —, the free online, hyper-local news site for East Central Florida, is giving away 500 free tickets to the Merritt Island Oktoberfest Street Party for the first 500 people who register as Facebook fans of the popular on-line connection – Space Coast

“This is a great way for us to meet on-line fans of and to invite those fans of the site to a great physical community gathering point – the Merritt Island Oktoberfest Street Party on Oct. 6 at the DOGS R US parking areas,” said Joshua Adams, IT Director and partner with

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A Great Fun Party

“This will be a great fun party for the whole family and what better way to celebrate the launch of this fall than at the Merritt Island Oktoberfest.” was launched in April 2012 and is rapidly becoming one of the most popular hyper-local on-line sites in Central Florida and beyond.

“ is where a high quality magazine meets a local newspaper, meets social media,” said Adams.

“We have had a tremendous response from our viewers and we are very pleased with the growth and development of Space Coast We are having a lot of fun bringing this to our friends, our neighbors and to our fellow Brevardians.”

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Space Coast Daily Sweepstakes - OctoberfestTo win a free ticket to the Merritt Island Oktoberfest Street Party, the first 500 fans simply need to go to the Facebook page of Space Coast and then click on the “CLICK TO ENTER SWEEPSTAKES” orange button.

Then it is just a matter of entering a name and email address and then the ticket is won (for the first 500 fans).

One lucky winner will also win a one night stay at the International Palms Hotel in Cocoa Beach!

Winners will be notified via email and may pick up their tickets at “WILL CALL” at the ticket booth at the Merritt Island Oktoberfest on Oct. 6.

Space Coast is giving away 500 free tickets to the Merritt island Oktoberfest Street Party

Area’s Best Street Party 

The Merritt Island Oktoberfest Street Party begins at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Dogs R Us Shopping Center on SR 520 in Merritt Island.

There will be two stages with live bands, German beer, live radio remotes, fun family games, the Miss Oktoberfest Pageant and authentic German food.

The favorite band of last year’s Oktoberfest, Heir Dan and Mz Suzan will once again bring their fun and highly entertaining German show to the Oktoberfest.

Heir Dan and Mz Suzan play a combination of authentic German party songs, favorite German hits and popular DJ music from today’s hits.

Bring Your Favorite Stein

Bring Your Own Favorite Stein and We Will Fill It For You!

Guests of the Merritt Island Oktoberfest will be able to dust off their favorite stein and take it to the Merritt Island Oktoberfest. The Frauleins there will fill all steins with brews from Germany.

Guests are also being encouraged to dress up in Oktoberfest colors and/or Costumes to win some “Oktobucks” to buy friends some good food or drink.

Bubba Whoopas Wilson

For all the fans of Real Radio 104.1FM Monsters of the Midday, one of Central Florida’s favorite son’s Bubba Whoopas Wilson ( and his band will perform from 8 p.m. – midnight. Bubba will play all his favorite songs and is sure to be a huge hit with all the guests at Oktoberfest.

Miss Oktoberfest Pageant

This year’s Miss Oktoberfest Pageant will be held at 10 p.m. at the Miller/Coors/Warsteiner Stage outside of the Dogs ‘R Us in Merritt Island.

The contest is open to women at least 18 years of age with a valid photo ID.

The winner will be crowned Miss Oktoberfest 2012 and will receive 2 tickets to Universal Studios compliments of, a tiara and $200 cash prize money.

The 1st Runner Up will receive $100 cash and the 2nd Place Runner Up gets a $50 bar tab.

1st Annual Merritt Island Oktoberfest Street Party:

WHAT: A Street Party For The Whole Family
WHEN: Saturday, October 6, 2012
TIME: 5 p.m – Late
WHERE: Dogs ‘R Us Street Party on SR 520 – Merritt Island
TICKETS: $10 admission. Kids under 12 FREE
SAVE $10! Buy one ticket – Get One FREE (prior to October 1 at Dogs R Us)

This is Merritt Island’s only Street Party and it’s all NEW!

The local organizing committee plans to make it an annual event, so all Merritt Islanders, and all Brevardians, are encouraged to bring family and friends and come out to the Family Street Party at the Merritt Island Oktoberfest.

The event is outdoors AND the main Dogs R Us restaurant will be open all evening for dinner.

Event Highlights:

• Two Stages of Great Live Entertainment
• Bubba Whoopass Wilson Live In Concert
• Heir Dan and Mz Suzan German Cabaret Band
• Miss Oktoberfest Contest
• German Stilt Walkers
• German Foods
• MassKrug – Stein Holding Contest
• Yodeling Contest
• Chicken Dancing
• Cornhole
• Kids Games Area
• Great food from DOGS R US – inside and outside the restaurant!
• And of course delicious BEER, BEER, BEER!
• Buy your tickets NOW, or before Oct. 1 at Dogs RUs Restaurants and SAVE $10
• Buy one ticket at $10 and your second ticket is FREE until Oct. 1 (must purchase at Dogs R Us locations in Merritt Island).

Entertainment & Contests

All contests at Warsteiner Stage with Heir “MC Hammerstein”

• 5:00 pm – 12 midnight: Heir Dan and Mz Suzan German Cabaret of Oktoberfest
• 7:00 pm: Yodeling Contest – $50 Oktobucks for 1st place only
• 7: 30 pm: Hans & Franz Look-A-Like Contest – Prizes are $50, $30, $20 bar tabs
• 8:00 pm – 12 midnight: Bubba Whoopass Wilson – Live In Concert on Coors Light Stage
• 8:30 pm: Masskrugstemmen (stein holding) contest: – $50 bar tab Oktobucks
• 10:00 pm: Miss Oktoberfest Contest (must be 18 to enter with valid ID)
– 1st Place – Tiara/Official Sash, 2 tickets to Universal Studios and $200 cash
– 2nd Place – $100 CASH and $25 bar tab
– 3rd Place – $50 CASH and $25 bar tab