Fort Gordon celebrates Oktoberfest

Fort Gordon celebrates Oktoberfest

FORT GORDON, GA (WFXG) - Oktoberfest on Fort Gordon is underway.

The festival, which kicked off Thursday, includes a carnival that runs each day.

A keg tapping at 6:30 p.m. Friday will be the official kickoff of the 2014 Oktoberfest. The U.S. Army Signal Corps Band will perform at 7 p.m.

On Saturday, the carnival runs 10 a.m. to midnight. Other events, including live music, a singing competition and a car show are also scheduled for Saturday.

The festival wraps up on Sunday with a "Salute to the Troops." The carnival runs from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.

The Fort Gordon Oktoberfest is open to the public. For more information call 706-791-4300 or visit Fort Gordon's events website.

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