Oktoberfest is Sept. 24 at Historic St. John’s

The 4th Annual Community Recognition Event and Fundraiser will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, from 4 to 9 p.m. outdoors under the big tent at Historic St. John’s Lutheran Church of Bradford, 900 Co. Rd 5 NW, 2 1/2 miles west of Isanti.

A buffet dinner of authentic German fare will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. Real adult Oktoberfest brews will be available for purchase at the Bierstube.

The Kevin & Melinda Ruprecht Band will provide musical entertainment from about 4 to 9 p.m.

Gate tickets (for dinner and entertainment) are $15 for adults and $8 for children under 10. Tickets are available by calling the Friends of Historic St. John’s Ticket Hotline at 763-444-9320.

All profits go to ongoing maintenance and restoration of the National Historic Register listed building and grounds. Come and see the magnificent antique ‘white gas’ chandelier and lamp recently donated by the International Coleman Collectors Club to replace those destroyed in the July Isanti County Historical Society arson fire.