Oktoberfest Mandan event set for Saturday

BISMARCK, N.D. - The fifth annual Oktoberfest celebration in Mandan is happening Saturday.

Starting at 11 a.m., there will be live music, food trucks, a beer garden and games for both kids and adults. There will also be a beer tasting starting at 4 p.m. featuring over 20 beers.

They'll also be serving up favorite German dishes.

"So many people in the Bismarck-Mandan area have such a thick, deep German heritage and everybody loves German food,” Kris Haug with the Mandan Progress Organization said.

Admission is five dollars and the event runs until 10 tomorrow night at Dykshoorn Park on Main Street in Mandan.