The Ashland Elks will celebrate Oktoberfest from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Ashland Elks Lodge, corner of First Street and Lithia Way. The event will feature live, Old World European and American folk music, specialty beers and a menu of beer-boiled and grilled bratwurst, sauerkraut, crusty rolls, side salads and soft drinks. The event is a fundraiser for the Elks Children’s Eye Clinic of Oregon Health and Science University. Call 541-618-4076. Admission is free.