The temps are dropping and it’s fall in the Fan, that means it’s time to celebrate German cuisine and beer – especially the beer. This annual weekend festival at 300 N. Sheppard St. always draws plenty of people to enjoy the sights and sounds. You say you want polka music? You say you want pretzels? You say you want suds? Follow the long lines. Free entry and pay as you go. Friday runs from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. st.benedictoktoberfest.com.