VERONA, NJ - Our Lady of the Lake parish at 32 Lakeside Ave. in Verona, has announced that its fifth annual Kinderfest will take place October 2 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the parish. The event is free. There will be live entertainment, food, inflatables, games and more. Tickets can be purchased for carnival games, Kiddie Corner, inflatable rides and more.

The sixth anniversary of Oktoberfest will take place October 3 from 6 to 11 p.m. at the parish. Attendees can enjoy food, beer, wine, live entertainment, tricky tray and a 50/50 raffle. Interested participants must be 21 or older to attend. Tickets cost $65 a person until Oct. 2 and $75 at the door.

Last year, Oktoberfest included classic food items such as bratwurst and knockwurst, plus German potato salad, chocolate cake and more.

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Guests are encouraged to walk to the event, if possible.

Proceeds from the event will support Our Lady of the Lake parish programs. Opportunities are available for businesses or individuals that are interested in sponsoring the event or donating high end raffle prizes.

For more information, or to order tickets, visit ollverona.org/oktoberfest or contact the parish office at 973-239-5696.