Registration due for Oktoberfest vendors, car show and chili contest

The 2017 Oktoberfest Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. October 28 on the WSVFD grounds, 578 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone.

The Oktoberfest festival is presented annually by the White Stone Business Association in conjunction with the White Stone Volunteer Fire Department, reported organizer Jeff Cherry.

The festival will feature vendors, arts and crafts, classic car show, chili cook off competition, bake sale and music.

The White Stone Business Association is accepting applications for the classic car show, arts and crafts vendors and chili cook-off contestants through Tuesday, October 10. The vendor rate is $15 for White Stone businesses and $25 for others.

Registration forms for all categories are available at, or email

“We will have a Halloween picture board, face painting and Halloween crafts,” said Cherry.

The ACCA Temple Sauerkraut German Band will perform throughout the afternoon and there will be a German food plate menu option as well as some German-themed beer options, he said.