Oktoberfest in Milford Sept. 24 features 15 beers on tap

The Devon Rotary Club will hold the 28th Annual Milford Oktoberfest on Saturday, Sept. 24, from noon to 9 p.m. at the Rotary Pavilion at Fowler Field behind the Milford Public Library.

“This year’s Bier Garten will feature 15 Oktoberfest and craft beers on tap,”

said event chairman Scott Moulton. “The Bier Garten and servers are sponsored and coordinated by The Orange Ale House. There will also be great Oktoberfest merchandise, including mugs, German hats, and Das Boot available for purchase. Visitors will have a chance to win great raffle prizes, including a big screen LCD.”

There will be a wide variety of foods, including German and American fare. This year’s entertainment lineup features headliner and local favorite band the Rum Runners, German dancers, an oom-pah band, and other live entertainment. Bands will be playing all day under the Rotary Pavilion.

There will also be a family-friendly area with activities, such as the popular corn-hole games, and hula-hooping.

Entrance fee is $10. Proceeds benefit the club's activities, including scholarships, grants and charitable giving. Tickets are available at https://tickets.beerfests.com/event/MilfordOktoberfest.

Milford Bank is the sponsor.

The Devon Rotary of Milford is a group of area business professionals who volunteer time to raise money through annual fundraising.

Member meetings are every Wednesday at 7:30 a.m., at The Bridge House Restaurant, 49 Bridgeport Avenue, in the Devon section of Milford. Meetings are open and membership is available. Contact President Henry Jadach at henry@milfordtransit.com for more information.