In Focus: Celebrating the Season at Oktoberfest in Frances


The Lewis-Pacific Swiss Society held Oktoberfest in Frances on Saturday. The 53rd Oktoberfest in the Pacific County town was held after two years of cancellations due to COVID-19 restrictions. The annual event includes European nine-pin bowling, horseshoe and pinochle tournaments, live Polka music, a stein-holding competition, crafts, vendors and more. Learn about the festival and plan to attend next year by visiting