LA CROSSE, WI -

Some of the area's best needlework is on display for the Oktoberfest this week at the La Crosse Public Library. 

As usual, the exhibit features a variety of creations, including quilts, canvas, cross stitch, and a youth category. 

On Thursday, the Festmaster and Mrs. Oktoberfest toured the show and handed out ribbons for best in show. 

"That's really what Oktoberfest is all about, is to showcase all the people, the talents, and the abilities that we are so blessed to have in this area,” said Festmaster Dave Ring. 

The show runs through Saturday.