Oktoberfest celebration planned at El Paso County Coliseumm,John Hernandez of Howl at the Moon Promotions, Marco Andresen, Live Events Texas representative, Brian Kennedy, president and CEO of the El Paso Sports Commission and James Smith, vice president/director of Operations for the El Paso Sports Commission, address the media on the new location for the Authentic El Paso Oktoberfest which will be held at the El Paso County Coliseum September 12 14. nike custom The official beer of Oktoberfest, Paulaner Wiesn Beer which is especially brewed for the event will be served all three days. (  RUBEN R RAMIREZ PASO TIMES).

The El Paso County Coliseum will host an Oktoberfest celebration that will compete with the Oktoberfest to be held at Fort Bliss.We had some people come up to us and say, ‘So what’s your ideas for Oktoberfest?'” said Brian Kennedy, president and chief executive officer of El Paso Sports Commission. “Here’s what we’re going to do, we’re going to move it. They said, ‘What else are you going to do different?’ As little as possible.”



For 41 years, the German air force hosted Oktoberfest at Fort Bliss. However, last year was the final Oktoberfest to be organized by the German air force after their command post closed at Fort Bliss nike blazer low on Sept. 30, and moved its operations to Holloman Air Force Base.nikerosherunaustralia Army’s Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (FMWR) program at Fort Bliss want to keep the tradition alive and will host an Oktoberfest on Sept. 19 21 at Biggs Park.The celebration at the coliseum will be on Sept. 12 14 and will be called the Authentic El Paso Oktoberfest.