A sprawling celebration of Bavarian beer, food and music, it features a carnival, “Weiner Mania” dachshund dog racing, live bands and a KinderFest area for kids. On Family Sunday, food and activity tickets are 25 for $20.
DETAILS >> 5 p.m. to midnight Friday, Oct. 11, 10 a.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 12 and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. Tempe Beach Park, 80 W. Rio Salado Parkway. Free admission; food, drink and activities cost extra. (480) 350-8181 or TempeOktoberfest.com.