OCTOBER'S MORE THAN HALLOWEEN
Oktoberfest is a celebration of more than just beer drinking -- it encompasses rural German culture and harvest traditions, as well. The 16-day festival begins Sept. 19. Can't afford to fly to Europe? There's nothing expensive about holding an event at home. For those looking to make Oktoberfest a night out, many restaurants and bars offer all-inclusive entertainment and unlimited beer with the price of entry. Here are 10 low-cost activities for Oktoberfest revelers.