Chattanooga's 18th annual Oktoberfest celebration is underway at the First Tennessee Pavilion.

The festival has a variety of events inspired by German traditions: German-inspired foods, craft brews and the Wurstbrats Oompah Band.

The celebration is happening at the First Tennessee Pavilion, where the Chattanooga Market is located, on October 12 until 8 p.m. and October 13 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.