The French Art Colony's OKTOBERFEST has been pulled for this coming Saturday, October 3. The event may be moved to a later date. Details will be announced as soon as they are available. The organization hopes to produce the event during better weather and apologizes for any inconvenience. For questions, call 740-446-3834.
The French Art Colony, regional multi-arts center, 530 1st Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio, will host an OKTOBERFEST event, Saturday, October 3, from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. The community event will feature German food, dancing, live music from the band, StillWater, and a variety of drinks, including German beer.
The festive event will begin with atmospheric German music in the all-new, outdoor pavilion. The regionally-know band, StillWater, will perform from 5:00-7:00. Authentic German food, available for purchase, including; grilled brats, german potato salad, kraut, etc.
Tickets for the event may be purchased in advance, or at the gate, for $5.00. For more information call 740-446-3834. The Ohio Arts Council helped fund this organization with state tax dollars to encourage economic growth, educational excellence and cultural enrichment for all Ohioans.
On October 10, 2015, Fruth Pharmacy will hold a company-wide balloon launch in support of Breast Cancer Awarness. Pink balloons can be purchased in honor of breast cancer survivors or in memory of those loved ones that lost the battle beginning October 1, 2015. Proceeds from the balloon sale are donated to the Susan G. Komen W.Va. chapter.
Vendors are welcome to set-up information booths or health screening during the event. Contact either Melanie Sherman or Jennifer Wright at (304) 675-1612 for more information. The registration form and further information can be downloaded by clicking here.