Monday, October 14, 2013

Oktoberfest Reston

Two men don traditional Alpine hats in the spirit of Oktoberfest at Reston Town Center in Northern Virginia on Sunday, Oct. 13. The three day fall festival is produced by the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce and features many activities such as live entertainment and a carnival.

A man enjoys a slider from The Counter Burger and a beer at Oktoberfest in Reston, Va. on Sunday, Oct. 13. Festival-goers can purchase tickets for beer, wine and food from a variety of local vendors such as The Buffalo Wing Factory and Pub, Naked Pizza and Obi Sushi.

Avi Parida (left) and Eddy Kahle (right) sip beers at Oktoberfest by the Reston Town Center Pavilion on Oct. 13 while Gretta the St. Bernard takes in the sights and smells. "We've been furloughed," said Kahle, "Gretta can't give her tours on the National Mall anymore with the government shutdown." 

To see the rest of the photos from this event, please visit my album here