OktoberfestMark you calendars for the 2nd annual Oktoberfest on the grounds of the Soldiers’ Home!

The event is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 6, from 1-5 p.m. It will be held on the southern grounds of the Armed Forces Retirement Home, Washington, D.C. (Gate entrance 333 Rock Creek Church Road N.W., intersection of Rock Creek and Randolph)

German band

Starring: Washington DC German Band, inductees in the Polka Hall of Fame and an institution in the nation’s capital since 1942, and the Bairisch und Steierisch Dancers, entertaining people in the Washington region for more than 35 years.

craft beer**local food vendors**activities for kids**

Transportation: Metro Green Line to Georgia/Petworth stop; H8 bus; park inside the gates for a donation of $5 per vehicle to Friends of the Soldiers Home.

Friends of the Soldiers Home is grateful for support from the Armed Forces Retirement Home, AFRH Resident Fund Advisory Board and the DCMTB for this wonderful community event.