Oktoberfest returns to the Cornell Cooperative Extension, 4487 Lake Ave., Lockport, between 6-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5. Chef Donna Eick will provide a German buffet of traditional Oktoberfest food, including bratwurst, roast pork, sauerkraut, sweet and sour cabbage, German potato salad, chef salad and more, plus dessert. Beer and wine will be available for purchase from the cash bar.
Dance to music by The Frankfurters, an authentic Bavarian-Swiss band featuring the best in Oktoberfest music and instruments. The Frankfurters will perform on hand-carved wooden Swiss alphorns, a singing-saw, and Alpine bells, all traditional Bavarian instruments.
Special prize drawings and a basket raffle will offer a plethora of chances to win items and gift baskets. Staff also will draw for the winner of a handmade Amish quilt featuring a “log cabin” pattern.
Tickets for this evening of German music and food are $35. Call in a reservation to the History Center at 716-434-7433.