Saturday is our first Oktobeerfest. It starts at 1pm at Homer Stryker Field (Mills St. at King Highway).

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Come join Kathy and me and let's try a beer or two and have some fun. There will be fun and games on the baseball diamond, and live music and you don't have to wear lederhosen, unless you want to.

How often does a Kalamazoo tradition begin? Tomorrow it begins. Our first Oktobeerfest.