Augustoberfest Just Around the Corner

Published 08/21 2014 05:40PM

Updated 08/21 2014 05:42PM

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Md. - Preparations are underway for Augustoberfest in Hagerstown. 

Crews began setting up for the event Thursday, August 21. The weekend festival is filled with German food, beer and fun. 

The festival is run by a non-profit called the Augustoberfest Charitable Foundation, and this year the organization donated $5,000 to the Maryland Theatre. 

Tickets are $5 dollars per day for adults, and children 12 and under can attend for free. 

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