Now that fall is here, it is time for some fall festivals. On Saturday, October 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. come out and enjoy the annual Fishermen’s Village Oktoberfest at 1200 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda, Florida. There is plenty of parking on site at this waterfront mall, resort and marina. Admission is free.
Some of the festivities will include Metamasque Face Painting, Jeff the Juggler, live music by the East Elementary School Chorus, Sallie Jones Elementary Percussion Club, and Accordion music by Peter Dee. The Steinswingers Oompah Band will be performing German and Bavarian polkas, marches and waltzes while Peter and Edith will be performing some of your favorite German tunes on center stage. The annual Wiener Dog Derby will be at center court around 11:30 a.m. The village restaurants will be offering some German food specialties.
For more information and to see a list of restaurants, boutiques and gift shops at Fishermen’s Village, visit their web site at http://fishville.com/.