Ascension Lutheran Church hosts annual Oktoberfest

From left, Dick Faser, Christa Shoen and Horst Honacker.

From left, Dick Faser, Christa Shoen and Horst Honacker.

Ascension Lutheran Church will holds its 16th annual Oktoberfest 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, with food served from 5 to 7 p.m.

The event is a longtime favorite event for the Paradise Valley community and surrounding areas in the fall season.

Oktoberfest includes a German-fare dinner that includes German beer brats, pork, sauerkraut, Bavarian potato salad, cole slaw, hot dogs for the kids, German Apple Streudel, and German Chocolate cake.

From left, Dick Faser, Marianne Kula and Horst Honacker.

From left, Dick Faser, Marianne Kula and Horst Honacker.

Attendees can bid on a number of items and baskets presented for silent auction, and take part in the live auction of two week-long stays at oceanfront condos in Maui or Rocky Point.

A Kid’s Zone offers fun activities for the little ones, including cotton candy, face painting, and an inflatable bouncy castle.

“We are so excited that this annual tradition has been such a favorite for Paradise Valley residents,” says Ascension’s Pastor Ryan Hersch.

“It is a wonderful opportunity for us to meet our neighbors and to provide a place they can gather to have fun and meet each other as well.”
A donation of $20 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under includes entry, food, and beverages.

For more information about the location, contact Ascension Lutheran Church, 7100 N. Mockingbird Lane, Paradise Valley.

Call 480-948-6050 or visit ascensionparadisevalley.org.

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