Dylan Taylor, 11, of Westport, shows off his pumpkin craft project Saturday afternoon. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)

WESTPORT — The 3rd annual craft beer tasting event and street fair — Westoberfest — took place Saturday afternoon.

Lines were long for the beer tent at Westoberfest. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)

Hundreds came out to enjoy the event centered the Sigrid Shultz Lot on Elm Street, which was partially closed off to traffic.

Shanleigh Oades, center, and her friend Jessica Talley, both of Westport, finish the 10K run Saturday afternoon. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)

The Westport Downtown Association organized the event, which included a companion road race, craft activities for kids, and a beer-tasting tent featuring around two dozen regional microbrews.

Presto Pete of the Waterbury-based Pete & Chris Amusements, entertains. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Brian McCarthy of Thomas Hooker Brewery in Bloomfield pours a taste for Doug Akerson of Westport. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Sue Benton of The Artists Collective helps Benjamin Dubey, 5, of Fairfield, with his pumpkin project. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Alex Wolan of Danbury and Sara Rizzo of Norwalk share a beer. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Eliesia Mendes of Milford crosses the finish line on Elm Street. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Candidates Candice Savin and Jonathan Steinberg do some campaigning Saturday afternoon. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Veda Pope, 2, of Fairfield, enjoys her pumpkin project. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Grzegorz Horelik, left, and Michael Fabisiak, both of Westport, get into the spirit of the festival. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)