The free concert which
started San Miguel Beer’s Oktoberfest also gave away t-shirts, mugs of
beer, and other freebies.
Booths for the San
Miguel Shoot-out Challenge, Red Horse Beer Rock’s Greatest Hits, San
Mig Light Speed Stackers and Gold Eagle Beer Videoke-han were made
The “beerkada” were
also given the chance to play in the booths.
Local bands also took
turns in entertaining the crowd mostly composed of young males but the
house was rocked down with the appearance on stage of pop band icon
Despite the odd hours
of the concert, beer aficionados stayed on until Pupil and Buendia
left the concert venue.
According to Voltaire
Dela Cruz, Business Affairs and Communications in charge, Catbalogan
was one among 29 other areas in the whole country that served as
starting point in the Oktoberfest.
Oktoberfest will be a celebration of everything that brings delight to
Filipino. This can only mean more San Miguel Beer parties across the
nation and more surprises to be shared and enjoyed with a variety of
SMB brands to choose from,” says Charmaine Bautista, San Miguel group
In response to the
demand of the consumers, the company will also offer the limited
edition San Miguel Oktoberfest Beer which was first introduced in last
year’s Oktoberfest. The special pale lager is known for its full
flavor, malty notes, sweet taste, smooth finish and lower alcohol
San Miguel Beer
patrons may also win from other Oktoberfest activities. San Miguel
Beer will be conducting house to house raids, bar tours and crown
collection promo nationwide where consumers can also win cool premium
SMB Executive Raffy Flores is an area where SMB brands enjoy a ‘great’
following. (with report from V. dela Cruz)