The Zac Matthews Band, at right, headlines the musical entertainment Friday, Sept. 20, at Downtown Beloit’s Oktoberfest.
The popular country band plays from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. on the 300 block of State Street. The Zweifel Brothers kick off the evening with music from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The festival also includes food, a beer tent, face painting, balloon animals, hammerschlagen (a German nail-driving game) and Oktoberfest-themed costume contests for the best couple, cutest kid and individuals. Contact the Downtown Beloit Association at 608-365-0150 or downtownbeloit.com for more information.