Stewart Eastman hoists one and sings as the Deutsches Haus held its first weekend of Oktoberfest at its facility in the Rivertown section of Kenner on Saturday. The event features a wide variety of German cuisine, beer and culture and continues every weekend on Fridays and Saturdays until the end of the month. n Sam Grooms, of City Homebrewers, checks the volume of brewing beer tank as he gives a demonstration of his craft. n Festivalgoers young and old participate in the ‘Chicken Dance’ to the music of the Bayou Bavarians.