The 24th Annual Okto Beerfest event is scheduled for Thursday October 19, 2017, 6:30–9:30 p.m. with a VIP reception 5:30–6:30 p.m. Okto Beerfest is an annual charity event for the Nebraska State Stroke Association, and one of our largest fundraisers of the year. Held in partnership with Sertoma Clubs of Lincoln and scores of brewery reps and volunteers, the festival, held at the Lancaster Event Center, features over 60 different beers, food sampling, and live and silent auctions. Tickets to the event are available online at www.facebook.com/OktoBeerfestNebraska and at the Lancaster Event Center, The Still Fine Wines & Spirits, Ken’s Kegs, Moran’s Liquor Works, and Four Star Card & Gift Gallery. Regular tickets are $40 in advance and $45 at the door the night of the event. VIP tickets are $55 in advance and $60 at the door. VIP tickets are limited to 100 only for special sitting with 60+ exotic beers and unique food. Designated driver tickets are $10. For questions on sponsorship, vendor booths, or auction donations, contact Linda at (402) 484-8131 or Darlene Berks at (402) 770-3657 or contact us.