Palm Springs, CA, October 4, 2012… Oktoberfest Palm Springs VIP Lounge will feature a stellar line-up of Celebrity Chef demonstrations from Adam Gertler, Next Food Network Star finalist and Chris Mitchum, Executive Chef, Hyatt Regency Indian Wells along with food tastings. Also included are the vocal styling of cabaret singers Darci Daniels and Bonnie Gilgallon, top DJ Andy T direct from the clubs of San Francisco and many more surprises.
Ticket price for the VIP experience is only $50 and includes general admission into Oktoberfest Palm Springs, 6 tasting tickets, VIP Lounge in/out privileges, live entertainment throughout the day and a souvenir glass.
Adam Gertler is known for his regular appearances on the Food Network performing his culinary expertise on Kid in a Candy Store, The Best Thing I Ever Made, Gertler’s Sausage, Food Network Star: After Party and a finalist on the Next Food Network Star. As Executive Chef of the newly re-named Hyatt Regency Indian Wells,Chris Mitchum elevates the consumer’s taste buds to new heights at Lantana.
Stars of both stage and screen Darci Daniels and Bonnie Gilgallon are regular vocalists at the valley’s top jazz clubs. As part of the company of Script2Stage2Screen, they will be seen in productions for the 2012-2013 season.
For all VIP Lounge performer biographies visit www.oktoberfestpalmsprings.
Oktoberfest Palm Springs is a unique European-style festival showcasing more than 40 food, beer and wine tasting booths on October 13 from Noon-6:00p.m. Live entertainment on 2 stages will include polka jazz, modern and DJ music to fit everyone’s taste.
Purchase tickets or book your room now for special hotel rates at the Riviera Palm Springs or the ACE Hotel and Swim Club at www.OktoberfestPalmSprings.com
This inaugural event will benefit CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), Les Dames d’Escoffier (Providing scholarships for female chefs) and the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce.
Located in the heart of downtown Palm Springs, California the festival will be held at the corner of Palm Canyon Drive and Tahquitz Canyon Way in the park adjacent to the 26-foot tall “Forever Marilyn” statue. Spectacular views, ease to all of the shops, restaurants and night clubs of downtown. Free parking!
Oktoberfest Palm Springs is proud of the support by the following companies and individuals:
City of Palm Springs, Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce, Costco Wholesale, Stella Artois, Leffe, Hoegaarden, Crispin Apple Cider, Spa Resort Casino, Crown Printers, Classic Party Rentals, KMIR 6 and KPSE TV 13, US. Foods, Palm Springs Life, Desert Entertainer, Travelhost, KOLA 99.9, KCET, 7×7 Magazine, R&R Broadcasting, Desert Star Weekly, Ace Hotel and Swim Club, Riviera Palm Springs, Bar One Catering, Zelda’s Nightclub, Scott Robertson (New Leaf Catering).
For more information or to become a sponsor and/or vendor, contact Jeff Hocker at the Oktoberfest Palm Springs production office at 760-320-5272 orinfo@oktoberfestpalmsprings.