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Devon Rotary’s Annual “Oktoberfest” ~ Plan Accordingly


Devon Rotary Announces Annual Milford Oktoberfest

MILFORD CT− The Devon Rotary Club announces the 27th Annual Milford Oktoberfest proudly sponsored by Milford Bank. Oktoberfest will be held this year on Saturday, September 26th from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Rotary Pavilion at Fowler Field behind the Milford Public Library. This popular annual event is a fundraiser for the Devon Rotary Club. Proceeds directly benefit the organizations’ charitable trust foundation that distributes over $25,000 in annual scholarships to local Milford students.


This year’s Biergarten will feature 14 Oktoberfest and craft beers on tap. The Bier Garten and servers are sponsored and coordinated by The Orange Ale House. There will also be a special photo opportunity with the Devon Rotary’s own version of the famed St. Pauli girls, and great Oktoberfest merchandise such as mugs, German hats, and t-shirts available for purchase. Visitors will have a chance to win one of three great raffle prizes, including a big screen LCD, a home entertainment starter package, and a suite of Apple products.


This year’s entertainment lineup features German Dancers, an Oom-Pah Band, and local favorites Rum Runners <http://www.rumrunnersct.com/> and Total Hacks <http://www.totalhacks.com>. Bands will be playing all day under the Rotary Pavilion. There will also be a kid’s corner area with lots of family oriented activities.


Other activities include a Bratwurst Eating Contest for charity. Teams of 3 will compete for their favorite local charity. The winner takes all with proceeds directly benefitting the winner’s choice of charity. Spots are still open, if you are interested in signing up a team to compete please contact Vincent Lambiase at Beachwood Florist in Milford203-878-3717.



About Devon Rotary


The Devon Rotary of Milford CT is a group of area business professionals who volunteer time to raise money through annual fundraising. We roll up our sleeves and give back to the local Milford community.


We meet each and every Wednesday 7:30am at The Bridge House Restaurant in the Devon section of Milford, CT. Our meetings are open and membership is available. Please contact Lee Cooke rfmcooke@optimum.net for more info.


Rotary International helps millions of people all over the world. The Devon Rotary supports the local community of Milford CT as well as areas abroad.  To learn more about the Devon Rotary, visit www.devonrotary.org  ###