Hickory-The Hickory Parks and Recreation Department in partnership with Hickory Music Factory will offer a Musical Showcase at Hickory’s Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 13 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Bands and solo artist will have the opportunity to show off their musical talents. Participants will have 20 minutes to set up, perform, and break down. Interested participants will need to contact Hickory Music Factory 828-308-5659 or [email protected]. Submissions are due by Thursday, October 6 at 5:00 pm.