10th Annual EdUCate! Oktoberfest

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018
1 – 6 pm
Standley Park
3585 Governor Dr

On Saturday, October 13, 2018, EdUCate! will host its 10th Annual Oktoberfest at Standley Park on Governor Drive.  There will be games, food, beverages, music, a bake sale, booths and a beer & wine garden.  Each year Oktoberfest attracts thousands of San Diego parents, educators, and community members to this fun-filled afternoon that raises money to improve the quality of education in University City public schools.

Oktoberfest 2018 Flyer

Oktoberfest 2018 Photos

Oktoberfest 2018 Highlights

  • 4th Annual Home Brew Contest!  
    See the complete ‘Home Brew Contest’ section below for more information. Scroll down for details.
  • Beer Garden
    We feature a great variety of San Diego brews at this event. Back by popular demand is home-brew tasting, too!  The beer is donated, so all proceeds from the beer garden go straight to our schools.
  • Dollar A Day VIP
    Donate $180 to EdUCate!’s Dollar-A-Day campaign ($1 per school day) and receive unlimited beer, wine and soda pours for two people.
  • Games and contests
    There will be lots of activities including the rock climbing wall, and best of all, our Principal’s Challenge — where the 5 principals from our U.C. schools compete against each other.
  • Food
    Visit the Food Vendors – A portion of the proceeds go to EdUCate!  There will be hot dogs, brats, gourmet nachos and tater tots, kettle corn, shaved ice and pretzels.
  • Bake Sale
    Do you love to bake? Then please donate to the Bake Sale — all proceeds go to EdUCate!
  • Trolley
    The trolley is back again sponsored by Coldwell Banker UC Agents. The trolley will  run the length of Governor Drive from 1 pm to 6 pm.


1:00 – 1:30 – UCHS Marching Band Welcome
1:30 – 1:40 – Barbara Bry
1:40 – 2:10 – Circus Collective of San Diego
2:10 – 3:00 – Circus Collective of San Diego in Beer Garden
2:10 – 3:00 – DJ Rick
3:00 – 3:30 – Principal’s Challenge
3:30 – 4:30 – DJ Rick
4:30 – 5:00 – Standley Middle School Band
5:00 – 6:00 – Rumba y Soul with UCHS Band Director Brandon Corenman

Home Brew Contest

EdUCate! has partnered with the award-winning San Diego home brew club, The Mash Heads, to sponsor the EdUCate! Mash Heads 4th Annual IPA Challenge.


  • Competition Sign-up: www.MashHeads.com
  • BJCP Sanctioned Competition
  • $10 entry fee, two (2) 12oz bottles per entry
  • ONE entry per person for IPA (21A) and Double IPA (22A)
  • Unlimited entries for Specialty IPA (21B)


  • Medals for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Best of Show
  • Best of Show winner will be invited to brew with
    The Homebrewer

Thank You to Our 2018 Major Sponsors

Special Thanks to the County of San Diego Board of Supervisors


Thank You to Our 2018 Underwriters and Game Sponsors

2018 Beer & Wine Sponsors

Home Brewing Co

Rock Bottom La Jolla