The Community House (Van Dusen Terrace)

Join us for the first ever OKTOBERFEST – Beer, Ÿ Burgers, Ÿ Brats event at The Community House where craft beer aficionados, Community House supporters and members of the community can come together with a shared love of beer, burgers and brats, all for the benefit of the 210,000 children and adults served by The Community House, a 96-year old 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Your ticket to OKTOBERFEST includes:

  1. Bell’s Brewery “Octoberfest” Beer Stations (includes 6 beverage tokens)!
  2. Burgers and Brats from Area Restaurants!
  3. Live Entertainment by Musician, John Orishack!
  4. 50/50 Raffle!
  5. ZIM’S Vodka Craft Cocktails Bar!
  6. Voter’s Choice Award Contests:
    • 2019 OKTOBERFEST Burgermeister Award
    • 2019 OKTOBERFEST Bratmeister Award
    • Best Food Station Display


Ages 21 and up. Please drink responsibly.


  • Birmingham Shopping District
  • Strategic Planning Concepts
  • The Roberts Family


Free parking is available for the first two hours in the Chester Street Structure and all other Birmingham parking structures. There is also metered parking across from The Community House at $2.00 an hour (limit 4 hours). Parking is free on Sundays in all parking structures and meters. Revised Parking Map

Time To Get Involved

Start your philanthropic journey with The Community House and become a part of our extraordinary legacy. Whether it's a gift of your time, talent or treasure, we welcome your involvement with our organization as we strive to preserve the house people have been calling home for over a century. The time is now!

Learn more about how you can get involved in FUNDRAISERS, GIVING and VOLUNTEERING.