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Oktoberfest meets Science at The Tech Museum of Innovation

After Hours bash to feature beer, explosions and more


Press Release Date 
Monday, 1 October, 2012

SAN JOSE, CA – If it’s Oktoberfest, there must be a beer blast on tap. Once again, Gordon Biersch, the Bay Area’s largest brewery, is hosting “Science of Suds” at The Tech’s monthly 21-and-older bash, After Hours.

Guests can try their hands at a “foam explosion,” mixing a potent concoction of detergent, yeast and hydrogen peroxide to a foamy plume blast. Beer enthusiasts can try their beer chops in our Trivial Pursuit-styled game “Test Your Beer Knowledge.” Or rock out with special guest DjKomodo.

Each month provides an exclusive and fun setting of music, games, hands-on exhibits, and more. Explore the entire museum with other adults under moody lighting and music as you play a bevy of giant games, discover more about science and technology, or just relax and have fun with friends.

What
After Hours, Oktoberfest celebration with host Gordon Biersch, DjKomodo. Oktoberfest is held annually in Munich, Germany, and more than 6 million people from around the world attend

When
7 p.m. to midnight, Thursday, October 4

Where
201 S. Market, San Jose, CA

Click for more information and to buy tickets.

Contact
Roqua Montez
Director Public Relations
(408) 795-6225
rmontez@thetech.org

About The Tech Museum of Innovation
The Tech Museum is a hands-on technology and science museum for people of all ages and backgrounds. The museum—located in the Capital of Silicon Valley —is a non-profit, experiential learning resource established to engage people in exploring and experiencing applied technologies affecting their lives. Through programs such as The Tech Challenge presented by Cisco, our annual team-design competition for youth, and internationally renowned programs such as The Tech Awards presented by Applied Materials, The Tech Museum endeavors to inspire the innovator in everyone.