View Full Version : Oktoberfest 2011 - Big Bear Lake, CA (October 7th-9th)

09-13-2011, 10:12 AM
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Toyo Tires (http://toyotires.com/) Oktoberfest presented by fifteen52 (http://fifteen52.us/) & dub-Nation.com (http://dub-nation.com)
Big Bear Lake, California USA

October 7th-8th-9th, 2011

Top Level Sponsors: AccuAir (http://www.accuairsuspension.com) | Air Lift (http://www.airliftcompany.com) | 8380 Laboratories (http://www.8380labs.com) | Golden Shine Car Care/California Car Cover (http://www.calcarcover.com) | OEMplus (http://www.oemplus.com) | Rotiform (http://www.rotiform.com) | StanceWorks (http://www.stanceworks.com) | VWvortex (http://www.vwvortex.com)

Vendor Sponsors: Crafted Fitment (http://www.craftedfitment.com) | Dubfest (http://www.dfmclients.com/dubfestcarshow) | Eurocode Tuning (http://www.ecodetuning.com/) | Four Season Tuning (http://www.fourseasontuning.com) | German Exklusiv (http://www.germanexklusiv.com) | Meister Werks (http://meister.us.com) | RoadRallySport Engineering (http://is.gd/Gq8YuS) | Spoon Fed Tuning (http://spoonfedtuning.com) | Team Pogi (http://www.teampogi.com) | Unitronic Chipped (http://www.unitronic.ca) | VAGLiNK (http://www.vaglink.com)

Advertising Sponsors: ACHTuning (http://www.achtuning.com) | Adam's Rotors (http://www.adamsrotors.com) | Auto Essentials (http://www.auto-essentials.com) | Empire Fabrication (http://www.facebook.com/EmpireFabrication) | OktoberfestHaus.com (http://www.oktoberfesthaus.com/) | REVO Technik (http://www.revotechnik.com)

Print Media Coverage: Eurotuner (http://www.eurotuner.com) | Performance Auto & Sound Magazine (http://www.pasmag.com) | Performance VW (http://www.performancevwmag.com)

Online Media Coverage: Hundred-Proof Photography (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hundred-Proof-Photography/226658587657) | Imagez by Brian Photography (https://www.facebook.com/itsjustbrian) | More than More (http://www.facebook.com/morethanmore) | Night Import (http://www.night-import.com) | PhotoJunkie (http://www.myspace.com/photojunkie626) | StanceWorks (http://www.stanceworks.com) | Team Vitz (http://www.teamvitz.com)

Worth Mentioning: Alpine Slide (http://www.alpineslidebigbear.com/) | Big Bear Convention Center (http://bigbearevents.com/) | Boo Bear's Den (http://www.boobearsden.net/) | Idwurks Design (http://idwurks.com/) | Northwoods Resort (http://www.northwoodsresort.com/) | Project29.com (http://project29.com/) | SoCalEuro.com (http://socaleuro.com/) | Vintage Resort (http://www.vintageresort.com/)

Event Links: Buy your Tickets (http://oktoberfest2011.eventbrite.com/) | Checkout our Weekend Schedule (http://www.facebook.com/OktoberfestEvent?sk=app_4949752878) | Discussion Forums (http://forums.vwvortex.com/forumdisplay.php?5222-Oktoberfest-2010-presented-by-fifteen52-amp-dub-Nation.com) | "LIKE" us on Oktoberfest Facebook Page (http://www.facebook.com/OktoberfestEvent) | See Who's Attending (https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=201919783176682) | '10 Photos (https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.488015454223.278952.325308804223&type=1) | '09 Website (http://www.dub-nation.com/oktoberfest/2009/) | '09 Photos (http://www.facebook.com/photos.php?id=325308804223) | '09 Oktoberfest Wrap-Up (http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=188033&id=325308804223&ref=pb)


http://www.eventbrite.com/registerbutton?eid=1647771529 (http://oktoberfest2011.eventbrite.com?ref=ebtn)
Last Minute Tickets still available, get them before Thursday, October 6th!!!

Friday October 7th, 2011:

Rim of the World "Huge" Cruise (https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=217513048309018) @ Wildwood Park Parking Lot - 40th & Waterman
300 E. 40th Street, San Bernardino, CA 92404 (http://g.co/maps/7rvfs)

10:30 am - Morning Meetup
11:30 am - Start Cruise (please drive responsibly)

Downtown Big Bear @ The Village - Bartlett Public Parking Lot
630 Bartlett Road, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (http://g.co/maps/qkhr)

12:30 pm – Arrive & Park
1:00 pm – Lunch @ Boo Bear's Den Restaurant (http://www.boobearsden.net/) (572 Pine Knot Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (http://g.co/maps/x5fq)) Large parties call (909) 866-2162 for reservations.

StanceWorks Autumn Treffen @ Northwoods Resort - Host Hotel Parking Lot (http://www.stanceworks.com/2011/09/stanceworks-autumn-treffen-october-7th/)
Northwoods Resort (http://www.northwoodsresort.com/), 40650 Village Dr, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (http://g.co/maps/qs6p)

8:00 pm - Meet & Greet (Arrive early for best parking, spots are limited)

Unofficial Pub Crawl (Drink responsibly and PLEASE make sure you have a designated driver)
The locations listed below are walking distances from Vintage Resort and Northwoods Resort

Night Club (Brand new night club, just a few buildings from Boo Bear's)
646 Pine Knot Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

Chad's Place (http://www.chads-place.com) (8pm - Midnight)
40740 Village Drive, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-2161

Stillwells Lounge @ Northwoods Resort (http://www.northwoodsresort.com/dining) (4pm - Midnight)
40650 Village Dr, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-3121

Saturday October 8th, 2011:

People's Choice Car Show @ Snow Valley Mountain Resort (http://snow-valley.com/) - $15 Day of Admission
35100 State Highway 18, Running Springs, CA 92382 (http://g.co/maps/vphm)

NO OUTSIDE FOOD/DRINK ALLOWED - Food/Drinks are available inside Snow Valley Mountain Resort (must present ID for alcohol)

9:00 am - Vendor Setup
10:00 am –Check-In, Car Show Roll-In & Spectator Entry
10:30 am – People's Choice Judging Starts & Party Pack Pickup (http://oktoberfest2011.eventbrite.com/).
12:00 pm – AccuAir SwitchSpeed Rally (Quickest team to match specified air ride height)
1:30 pm – Twinkie Eating Contest (Fastest person to eat 3 twinkies w/o liquids)
2:30 pm - Air Lift Limbo Contest (Lowest of Low - Air Ride Only)
3:30 pm – Car Show Ends

Party @ Big Bear Convention Center - 41st Annual Oktoberfest (http://bigbearevents.com/bbevents/pages/fairs-amp-festivals/oktoberfest.html)
5:00 pm[/color] – Big Bear's 41st Annual Oktoberfest (http://g.co/maps/xj33">42900 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

(Under age 21 please get inside [color="Red"]before 5:30pm)[/i]

Sunday October 9th, 2011:

Breakfast @ Stillwells Restaurant (http://www.northwoodsresort.com/interactive/sunday_brunch2011.pdf) - Sunday Champagne Brunch ($19.95)
40650 Village Dr, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (http://g.co/maps/rp48)

9:00 am - Wake Up & Eat Breakfast
11:00 am - Host Hotel Checkout

North Shore Cruise @ Carol Morrison East Launch Boat Ramp
41911 N Shore Dr, Big Bear City, CA 92314 (http://g.co/maps/ax2e)

12:30 pm – Start Slow Cruise around Big Bear Lake (https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.488020289223.278957.325308804223) - Towards Alpine Slide
(Use parking lot "entrance" to avoid spike strips, when exiting parking lot)

Alpine Slide & Awards @ Magic Mountain (http://www.alpineslidebigbear.com)
800 Wildrose Lane, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (http://g.co/maps/j7ts)

1:00 pm – Alpine Slide (unlimited runs for 2 hrs - Part of Party Pack (http://oktoberfest2011.eventbrite.com/))
3:00 pm – People's Choice Awards (https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150386300364224) Ceremony (Must be present to win)
3:45 pm - Oktoberfest Comradery Group Photo (https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=488024489223) Participation
4:00 pm - Cruise Back Home (Please drive home safe)


Host Hotels (Mention "Oktoberfest Car Show" for group rate)

Motel 6* (http://www.motel6.com/reservations/motel_detail.aspx?num=0369&NOA=&aYr=&aMo=&aDa=&dYr=&dMo=&dDa=&CP=&TA=) - (909) 585-6666
42899 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA, 92315 (http://g.co/maps/atna)
Party goers, just across the street from the Convention Center. Best place to stay to party hard for Saturday night. Parking Pass available during check-in. Follow parking normal rules. Party inside your room by 10pm.

Northwoods Resort* (http://www.northwoodsresort.com/) - (909) 866-3121
40650 Village Dr, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (http://g.co/maps/rp48)
A really nice resort, plenty of parking. Best place to stay to party hard for the Friday night activities.

Vintage Lakeside Resort* (http://www.vintageresort.com/) - (909) 866-4978
41076 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (http://g.co/maps/wdx2)
Fully booked. Nice rooms, lots of parking. Hang out all night. Secluded area. Chill and calm.

* Room group rate discount ENDS on September 23th!

Stuff for your Car

Self Service Car Wash (http://is.gd/fJFAO)
41696 Big Bear Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (http://is.gd/fJFEG)

Oktoberfest Check List:

[ ] Get Day-Off Work/School on Friday, October 7th
[ ] Find Drinking Buddy or Designated Driver
[ ] Get a place to Stay (Friday & Saturday Night)
[ ] Pack Clean Underwear
[ ] Clean Car (before or when you get there)
[ ] Bring Gas Money
[ ] Must HAVE Beer Money
[ ] Bring Oktoberfest Costume
[ ] Buy your Tickets (http://oktoberfest2011.eventbrite.com/)
[ ] Get Ready to Have Fun
[ ] Leave Bad Attitudes Behind You

09-13-2011, 10:14 AM
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^ You like this shirt? Get them while they last, get your shirts when you buy your tickets at http://oktoberfest2011.eventbrite.com/

REMINDER: Party Pack/Ticket Pre-Orders ENDS this SUNDAY, September 18th.

To all the people attending Oktoberfest 2011,

The event is coming up really quick, just 24 days away. To help make the event go even smoother, we kindly ask if you can get familiar with our Event Schedule (https://www.facebook.com/OktoberfestEvent?v=app_4949752878). We have a lot of fun stuff planned and want to make sure you don't miss a single thing. :P

We worked really hard to get most out of your weekend at Oktoberfest (https://www.facebook.com/OktoberfestEvent?v=app_4949752878), we coordinated discounts with 3 different Hotels, Big Bear's 41st Annual Oktoberfest (http://bigbearevents.com/bbevents/pages/fairs-amp-festivals/oktoberfest.html) @ the Convention Center, 2hr of Unlimited Runs @ Alpine Slide (http://www.alpineslidebigbear.com/AlpineSlide.html) and put together a nice Goodie Bag for the VIP & Party Pack Per-Orders (Ends September 18th) (http://oktoberfest2011.eventbrite.com/).


* Let's your friends know that the Party Pack/Ticket Pre-Orders (http://oktoberfest2011.eventbrite.com/) will END this SUNDAY, September 18th. Make sure they don't miss out. The tickets is per Person, People's Choice Car Show Participation is included.

* Also, there is still plenty of rooms still left at our Host Hotels. Just call the hotel and mention "Oktoberfest Car Show" at Northwoods Resort (http://www.northwoodsresort.com/) (909) 866-3121 or Motel 6 (http://www.motel6.com/reservations/motel_detail.aspx?num=0369) (909) 585-6666.

* Suggest friends to LIKE us on Facebook.com! (facebook.com/OktoberfestEvent)

We can't wait to see everyone! :thumbup: :P

And for those local to Los Angeles, we are having a Pre-Pre-Oktoberfest gathering at California Car Cover (http://www.calcarcover.com/customer_services.aspx#store) this Saturday, September 17th from 12pm - 4pm (9525 De Soto Ave, Los Angeles, California) We will be accepted in-Person Pre-Payments during the event, for those who want to pay in CASH. ;)

09-14-2011, 03:09 PM
sick shirts!

09-23-2011, 03:09 PM

Bump, just a few weeks away! :thumbup: :eek: Discounted room rates end today. :heart:

09-29-2011, 10:34 AM
We are just 8 days away! Can't wait to see everyone!

10-03-2011, 11:20 AM
Here is a teaser video. (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ceniv3UUxTc) We hope this gets you pumped up! :thumbup: :P

Click here to see video:

Also, like to official announce your our official Oktoberfest 2011 People's Choice Categories (https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150403459969224).

http://dub-nation.com/oktoberfest/images/peopleschoice.jpg (https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150403459969224)

Everyone who comes to Snow Valley Mountain Resort (https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150352062989224.399838.325308804223&type=1) is able to participate/compete, (spectators, sponsors, staff, etc) as long as they have a registration #. It's People's Choice, the more you are noticed, the more votes you will receive (in theory). You don't need a car, just a voting card and registration # that you will receive at the Oktoberfest Booth during the Car Show portion of the event. Please return your voting cars at the end of the car show. ;)

Here are your People's Choice Categories, please plan according, we want everyone to have a fighting chance! We have 24 really nice trophies for your chance to win. It's broken down in two sections, your people and your car. This process is made to be fun and not to be taken seriously. Let's all have a good time and we'll see you all soon! :thumbup: :D

!!!PLEASE DON'T FORGET READ OUR EVENT SCHEDULE!!! (https://www.facebook.com/OktoberfestEvent?v=app_4949752878)