News A different take on Octoberfest is hitting Timmins this fall SHARE ON: Taylor Ablett, staff Tuesday, Aug. 18th, 2015 Rocktoberfest is coming to Timmins. The Festival and Events Committee is putting its own spin on Octoberfest this fall. They want to bring in some cash to start an annual summer music fest. There will be local talent, trivia, a silent auction, and prizes for best costume. The committee is also looking for a new logo. If you have any design ideas, you can find out how to submit them online at The Timmins Festival and Events Committee website, which goes live on September 1st. In the meantime, email email@example.com. Rocktoberfest is on October 17th at the Mac.