La Plata, MD—The downtown business district of La Plata is hosting the 4th annual Rocktoberfest Saturday Oct. 7. Rocktoberfest is a small-town festival celebrating lovers of a variety of music genres. From noon to 10 p.m., Rocktoberfest will serenade in and out of the Casey Jones Restaurant and Bar and Island Music on E Charles Street.

With three stages, Rocktoberfest will be an all day-long musical sensation. Guests will be able to go inside and outside of the establishments to hear music, and the event is rain or shine! Bands will be playing a diverse assortment of popular music types, such as jazz, blues, country and rock. Local well-known bands will be headlining the festival at night.

This is a family-friendly event, with an assortment of food vendors and kids’ activities as well. Kids 12 years and under have free entrance, while the entrance for those older is $10. Rocktoberfest is held by the La Plata Business Association, with proceeds going to the Charles County Public Schools Fine and Performing Arts Department.

On this beautiful Saturday, come out and show your support for local music and our public schools!