Gears & Beers: October 26

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Join Cincinnati Museum Center for Gears & Beers, our first ever Bavarian steampunk microbrew event! This Oktoberfest season, you are invited to enjoy a steampunk-inspired evening on the Public Landing of the Cincinnati History Museum, complete with live entertainment and a costume and gadget parade.

But wait, there’s more! What could possibly make this better? How about having a microbrew in hand? Spend the evening discussing and partaking in different beers with local microbrew artisans.

Don't know what steampunk is all about? Read our FAQ!


Angry Orchard   Christian Moerlein Brewing Co.

Fifty West Brewing Co.   Mt. Carmel Brewing Co.
  Rhinegeist Brewery  


Penne Pasta & Pumpkin with optional Gingered Chicken
Paired with Mt. Carmel Harvest Ale

Ham, Brie & Caramelized Onion Flatbread
Paired With Angry Orchard Crisp Cider

Wild Mushroom Streudel, Boursin Cheese
Paired with Christian Moerlein Fifth & Vine

German Beef Rouladen, Chive Spatzel, Bock Reduction
Paired with Rhinegiest Panther Porter

Toffee Shortbread Cookies, Dark Chocolate Stout Ganache
Paired with 50 West’s Sweet Potato Pie Ale


The League of Cincinnati Steampunks




Anaya Belly Dance

Art on the Streets





Ford Theatre Reunion


Il Troubadore






Barmaid Soap Company



Cosgrave Studios

Festooned Butterfly

Ghost Empire Collective



Highwind Steamworks

The Lovely Teaspoon


The Mad Tinkerer



Roaming Event Photographer

Mikki Schaffner Photography

Gears & Beers

WHEN: 8 p.m. Saturday, October 26

TICKETS: Click here or call (513) 287-7001. The first 100 people to buy tickets get a free deck of steampunk-themed Bicycle Playing Cards!

COST: Cincinnati Museum Center and Enjoy the Arts Member adults $30, non-Member adults $40