ROANOKE (WSLS) – German inspired beers, cars, and dogs will be taking up part of downtown Roanoke Saturday afternoon.
The Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group Big Lick Oktoberfest will be held at the Salem Avenue Plaza.
There will be several local restaurants serving food including brats, sauerkraut, and pretzels.
The event will run from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. and several bands will be playing German and country music.
We spoke to one of the organizers about why they started the event.
“It’s people from all over that might not meet they get to meet in an awesome social event like this so to be able to partner with the City Market Building, the Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group it’s gonna be a blast,” says JD Sutphin.
Sutphin is hoping for thousands to attend. You can purchase tickets at the entrance starting at noon.