The Center of Concern’s annual fall celebration, Oktoberfest, is scheduled for Saturday, October 15, 2016 and will be from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. at the Park Ridge Country Club.
Oktoberfest will be a fun night of community support, friends, Authentic German buffet dinner, music, dancing, German Beer Garden, Photo Booth, Silent and Live Auctions, Cash Bar, German Raffle, 50/50 raffle, games (Hofbrauhaus – Strong Arm Competition, Wein (Wine) Ring Toss, 10X Envelope), awards presented for outstanding Leadership and more…..
Live music featuring Alpine Thunder! Alpine Thunder features a driving alpine sound; playing waltzes, polkas, marches, ballads, swing tunes, blues, and a variety of German folk songs. Alpine Thunder performs in both English and German (or both), and yes, they yodel!
The 2016 Center of Concern Leadership Awards will be presented for outstanding contributions to the Center of Concern and the Community. The 2016 Awardees are:
Mr. Chuck Manson, Park Ridge – Volunteer of the Year
Mr. John Maag, Des Plaines – Dee Heinrich Award
Alderman Don Smith, Des Plaines– Excellence in Leadership Award
Park Ridge Garden Club – Partner of the Year
Judge, James, Hoban, and Fisher, LLC – Partner of the Year
Join us at 6:00 for the German Beer Garden – Center of Concern style!
“We expect another great Oktoberfest this year that everyone will enjoy. We’ve added a few new items – like a German Beer Garden Reception, German photo booth, and new games ,” said Mary Massari, Co-Chair of the event. “It’s a great night to meet up with friends and neighbors, enjoy a fun evening out, and raise money for an organization that helps so many seniors in our communities.”
General admission tickets are $60 in advance, $115 for a couple, table of 8 is $440, table of 10 is $500. Tickets are $75 at the door. Click here to get your tickets today!
For information or to purchase tickets contact the Center of Concern at 847-823-0453 or email the Center of Concern at firstname.lastname@example.org.