This Alexandria festival of music and beer benefits the Tipitina’s Foundation and features a homebrew competition to go along with the variety of beers to sample. Luthi, The Vegabonds, Flow Tribe and more will perform. The fourth annual Funktoberfest starts at 3 p.m. on Oct. 6 at 1200 Texas Ave., Alexandria. General admission is $38 advance, $48 at the door; VIP tickets are $100; $15 for designated drivers. Find out more at funktoberfestcenla.com.