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Oktoberfest

St. Francis Xavier to have Oktoberfest Saturday

LAKE STATION | St. Francis Xavier Church, 2447 Putnam St., hosts Oktoberfest from 2 to 10 p.m. Saturday.

October 24, 2013 12:00 am
Glenwood, Homewood Area Chamber kick off Oktoberfest

Glenwood, Homewood Area Chamber kick off Oktoberfest

The hat and cow bells belonging to Johnny Wagner of The Johnny Wagner Band reflect the theme for the Oktoberfest sponsored by the village of Glenwood and the Homewood Area Chamber at the Glenwoodie Golf Club in Glenwood.

October 11, 2013 11:15 pm
Glenwood, Homewood Area Chamber kick off Oktoberfest

Glenwood, Homewood Area Chamber kick off Oktoberfest

Tom L'Heureux of The Johnny Wagner Band warms up before playing Friday at the Oktoberfest sponsored by the village of Glenwood and the Homewood Area Chamber at the Glenwoodie Golf Club in Glenwood. The event continues from noon to 11 p.m. today.

October 11, 2013 11:15 pm
Glenwood, Homewood Area Chamber kick off Oktoberfest

Glenwood, Homewood Area Chamber kick off Oktoberfest

Glenwood Mayor Kerry Durkin, from left, Homewood Village President Rich Hofeld and Sandi Nelson, general manager of Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery, pour beer from a keg of Flossmoor Station beer Friday at the village of Glenwood and the Homewood Area Chamber's Oktoberfest at the …

October 11, 2013 11:15 pm

Oktoberfest opens Friday with keg tapping

GLENWOOD | At 5 p.m. Friday, Glenwood Village President Kerry Durkin will officiate over the ceremonial Tapping of the Keg, the event that traditionally opens Oktoberfests around the world.

October 10, 2013 12:00 am
C.P. hosts another Oktoberfest

C.P. hosts another Oktoberfest

CROWN POINT | Mayor David Uran and Crown Brewing hosted their sixth annual Oktoberfest Saturday. Food, festivities and fun for all ages with a pie eating contest, chili cook-off, live music, bean bag tournament were just some of this year's highlights.

October 07, 2013 11:45 am Photos

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Legends will come together in book about Whiting band tour

Legends will come together in book about Whiting band tour

For me, it was kismet. I was supposed to go shopping but there I sat, just wanting desperately to take a catnap, putting off getting out of my chair.

October 03, 2013 12:00 am
Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, October 3, 2013

Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, October 3, 2013

A Jammed Weekend with the first Oktoberfest tonight; Blink Gallery reception on First Friday in Michigan City; the Sympli (Fabulous) Sympli Trunk Show starts in Chesterton; and Amazing Racers at Fernwood cooking. --- Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.

October 02, 2013 12:00 am

You almost can't avoid seeing someone you know in Whiting

Being from Whiting is certainly a common denominator. I had written about going to the class of 1953 reunion, and assuming I wouldn't know anyone there.

September 26, 2013 12:00 am
Oktoberfest slated for Oct. 5

Oktoberfest slated for Oct. 5

CROWN POINT | Mayor David Uran and Crown Brewing are once again proud to announce the sixth annual Oktoberfest on October 5 from 3-11pm located on South Main St.

September 18, 2013 11:00 am

Contestants and vendors sought for Oktoberfest

CROWN POINT | Mayor David Uran and Crown Brewing will host the city's sixth annual Oktoberfest on from 3 to 11 p.m. Oct. 5 on South Main Street near the downtown square.

September 18, 2013 12:00 am
CP to host Oktoberfest

CP to host Oktoberfest

CROWN POINT | Crown Point mayor David Uran and Crown Brewing are once again proud to announce the sixth annual Oktoberfest on Oct. 5 from 3 to 11 p.m. on South Main Street. There will be food, festivities and fun for all ages, including a pie eating contest, chili cook-off, live music, a bea…

September 03, 2013 12:40 pm

Many Lake County candidates lining up for more helpings

CROWN POINT | Political foodies can feast on upcoming fundraisers that signal the 2014 elections are only nine months away.

August 25, 2013 5:00 am
FROM the FARM: Time for October colors and German potato salad recipe

FROM the FARM: Time for October colors and German potato salad recipe

Even though Oktoberfest is technically the 16-day festival celebrating beer held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, that runs from late September to the first weekend in October, there's still time to celebrate.

October 17, 2012 12:00 am

Highland Oktoberfest tonight at Indiana Welcome Center

HIGHLAND | Highland Community Foundation’s inaugural Oktoberfest will be held Thursday, October 4 from 6:9 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall of the Indiana Welcome Center located on the west side of Kennedy Avenue, southwest of I-80/94. This event will feature traditional German foods, musical entert…

October 04, 2012 1:38 pm

Oktoberfest set for downtown Crown Point on Saturday

Crown Point Mayor’s Office of Special Events will host an Oktoberfest from 3 to 11 p.m. Saturday on South Main Street, between Joliet and Walnut streets. 

October 04, 2012 12:00 am
SJE Oktoberfest slated for October 6

SJE Oktoberfest slated for October 6

ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist Parish will host its 6th Annual Oktoberfest, from noon-9:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 6 and Sunday, October 7, rain or shine under a huge tent at the corner of US-41 and 93rd Street, St. John. It is in the approximate locale of the Day Chapel (the old Germa…

October 02, 2012 11:24 am Photos

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Enjoy family-friendly fall events in the Hub City

There are a variety of family-friendly events planned for October in the city of Crown Point.

September 30, 2012 12:00 am

St. John parish hosts annual Okroberfest weekend

ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist Parish will host its sixth annual Oktoberfest from noon to 9 p.m. Saturday and Oct. 7, rain or shine. Admission is free.

September 30, 2012 12:00 am

My favorite month includes pumpkins and (other people's) chili

I've always found September kind of a nebulous month and I can't believe it's almost over already. September seems to have been stuck in the calendar just as a place holder.

September 27, 2012 12:00 am
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