Costume winner Shannon Stevens, right, edged Kara Tobin in the Elks Oktoberfest costume contest Saturday at the Lodge.
Above, male winner Jeremy Lane, left, celebrates with second and third place winners Skyler Stevens and Alex Klivecka.
Under prime autumn weather in the Elks parking lot, folks gather, including Duane and Arleen Narr of Newberg, who came to town for the Hops Fest and Oktoberfest.
Peg Bogard issues arm bands at Hops Fest.
In the sunlight at Hops Fest, Andrea Pacheco, left, Mike Schroeder, and Dana Price, enjoy beers.
Guntram Jordan of Crush Cider Café pours cider along with Heather Roney, in the tent they shared with Slopeswell Cider Co.
Erika Huston of Logsdon Farmhouse Ales talks with Kevin Davey of the new Portland brewery Wayfinder Beer, while beer writers Aaron Brussart, rear left, and Ezra Johnson-Greenough, center, catch up with Josh Pfriem in one of the beer tents.
Caitlyn Shreves and Shannon Lucas, of Portland, sample beers.
Sunny skies made for perfect weather.