Venue Address (Get Directions)Oktoberfest at Sunken City Brewing Company
Date and Time
Saturday, October 19th, 2013 at 3:00pm
The Willard Companies will present an Oktoberfest event in conjunction with the Smith Mountain Lake YMCA's 5K Trail Race on Saturday, October 19, 2013 in the Westlake Towne Center from 12 noon to 5:00 p.m. The festival will include live entertainment by The Sauerkraut Band performing authentic German style music in traditional Bavarian style clothing as well as local band Barefoot West.
The Sauerkraut Band - 12:00 Noon to 2:00pm
Barefoot West - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
The event will also feature a children's play area, German food and a special Oktoberfest beer brewed by Sunken City Brewery. Admission is $5. Children under 13 free. Rain or shine festival!
The 5K Trail Race will start at 10:30 a.m. and begin at Westlake Towne Center, wind through the Jack-O-Lantern Branch Heritage Trail at the Booker T. Washington Monument, and end at the Oktoberfest. Commonwealth Timing will record race times. Awards given to top three runners, male and female and the top finishers in each age bracket. Race registration is $25. Children under 13 is $15. T-shirts to first 100 participants.