Octoberfest is the toast of the town

Dayna Rogalsky with her favourite pair of pretzel glasses serves up a toast to the evening. Mark Brett/Western NewsDayna Rogalsky with her favourite pair of pretzel glasses serves up a toast to the evening. Mark Brett/Western News
Members of the Beer Barrels perform their music for the crowd at the eighth annual Octoberfest at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre Saturday. Mark Brett/Western NewsMembers of the Beer Barrels perform their music for the crowd at the eighth annual Octoberfest at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre Saturday. Mark Brett/Western News
Hurts Wiseman (left) gets some pretzel delights from Thea Schrank during Octoberfest. Mark Brett/Western NewsHurts Wiseman (left) gets some pretzel delights from Thea Schrank during Octoberfest. Mark Brett/Western News
George Kasperezyk had a special welcome for those arriving at the Penticton Octoberfest Celebrations at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre Saturday. Mark Brett/Western NewsGeorge Kasperezyk had a special welcome for those arriving at the Penticton Octoberfest Celebrations at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre Saturday. Mark Brett/Western News

Lederhosen or not, the eighth annual Penticton Oktoberfest was a grand time for all, a fabulous night of great beverages, mouth-watering food, entertainment and dancing.