The Rotary Club 13th Annual Oktoberfest is 5-8 p.m., Friday, Oct. 18, at the Historic Pukalani Stables. Sponsored by North Hawaii Rotary as a fundraiser to support many community projects, it will include foods, beer, costume contests, a silent auction benefiting Waimea Country School, music, dancing including the famous Chicken Dance, and lots of fun. Tickets are $60, which includes two drinks, game tickets and all food stations. New this year, the group is offering VIP tickets for, $100, which includes all food and beverage stations and 4 game tickets. Tickets are available online at www.oktoberfesthawaii.org or from Rotary members. For information or to participate, contribute or become an event co-sponsor, call Alethea Lai at 989-7861. It was a sold out event last year, 400 people, so get your tickets early at www.oktoberfesthawaii.com.