2016 Concordia Oktoberfest, Zambelli Fireworks Scheduled for October 1

Contact: Shirley Freyer
Concordia Lutheran Ministries
Tel: 724-352-1571 x8266

Concordia Oktoberfest, Zambelli Fireworks Scheduled for October 1

Jefferson Twp., PA – Concordia Lutheran Ministries will hold its annual Oktoberfest celebration featuring a spectacular Zambelli Fireworks display on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 4 – 8 p.m. at Haven I (112 Marwood Rd., Cabot).

For the children, there will be a balloon artist, games, crafts, hayrides, pumpkin paining, face painting, a bounce house and more. Children 12 and under will receive free food vouchers for the Quick Tent. Entertainment will again be provided by acclaimed musical group The Mikey Dee Polka Band.

Tours of Concordia Haven Apartments will be available. Concordia Visiting Nurses will host a Flu Shot and Blood Pressure Clinic and Haven residents will have a rummage sale.

In addition to the entertainment and tours, the Concordia food service staff will prepare a German-themed menu for everyone’s enjoyment. A Quick Food Tent will be set up as well as the traditional beer tent. À La Carte Items
Main entrées - $4.00
• Kielbasa
• Roasted pork
• Sauerbraten
• Bratwurst
• Hot Dogs (2)
Sides - $2.00
• German Potato Salad
• Red Cabbage
• Sauerkraut
• Spaetzle (German Pasta)
• Potato Pancakes
Desserts - $2.00
• Black Forest Cake
• Pumpkin Pie
Beverages – $1.00
• Soda, Water, Coffee, Iced Tea
• Apple Cider (hot or cold)
Dinners - $7.00
Include two sides, dessert and beverage
• Bavarian Style Pork Roast Dinner
Roasted pork with pan gravy
• Kielbasa and Sauerkraut Platter
Silver Star kielbasa braised in sauerkraut served on a hoagie roll
• Bratwurst Platter
Two grilled bratwurst (or hot dogs) served with spicy mustard
• Sauerbraten Dinner
German-style pot roast
Quick tent
• Bavarian Pretzel - $2.00
• Chicken Tenders - $2.00
• Hot Dog - $2.00
• Black Forest Ham Pretzel Melt - $3.00
• Beverages - $1.00
Samuel Adams Octoberfest
• Signature Mug - $8.00 (limit 2 refills)
• Glass - $3.00

Free parking and shuttle service will be available. Guests are encouraged to arrive well before the 7:45 Zambelli Fireworks display to park in the designated areas to reduce traffic and safety concerns.

Again this year, Concordia invites our congregations to reserve a table in the Haven I Lobby to sell baked goods or crafts as a means of raising funds. Please contact Shirley Freyer at 724.352.1571, ext. 8266 or e-mail her at before September 16.

The event is open to the community and admission is free. Call Concordia Public Relations at 724.352.1571, ext. 8266 with questions. To keep up to date with what is happening at Concordia, visit the Events page at