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Oktoberfest seeks vendors for event

AVON PARK-Vendors are being sought for the sixth annual Oktoberfest, a community event held in Avon Park's Mile Long Mall on Main Street Oct. 12 The Main Street Avon Park Community Redevelopment Agency will host the one-day festival, will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be wiener dog races, Firematics (Fireman Olympics), Oompa music, a beer tent, bounce houses and kids' activities, a classic car show, arts, crafts, live rock music, food vendors, and a Bavarian Olympics competition! If you are a food, art, craft or other vendor, please contact Laura Wade at 863-368-2138 to sign up to be a vendor or for more information.
Wade can also be reached at oktoberfestavonpark@gmail.com. Vendor fees are as follows: Food vendors-$60, Non-food vendors-$40, and Non-profit displays- $20.