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Tonight from 5 to 8 PM, Faith & Whiskey (1365 W. Fullerton) serves a free bratwurst buffet as part of its Oktoberfest Kickoff Party. The buffet includes sauerkraut, mustard, and other toppings, and the 10 Oktoberfest brews on tap are $3 a pint.