Every year crowds gather to eat, drink, and dance their way into the coming of fall and to participate in an important part of Bavarian culture… OKTOBERFEST!
Oktoberfest is the world’s largest Volksfest (beer festival and travelling funfair.) A 16 -1 8 day folk festival held in Munich, Bavaria, Germany beginning mid or late September through the first weekend of October.
The masses reach upward of 6 million plus, and include people from across the world. You’ll find a wide variety of traditional foods to indulge in including roast chicken, potato pancakes, red cabbage, pretzels, and bratwurst. The drink of choice for Oktoberfest is, of course, beer! Visitors also enjoy an abundance of attractions including amusement rides, games, and traditional Bavarian music tents.
The good news is you don’t have to fly to Germany to enjoy this Bavarian bash. Cities across the world host Oktoberfest celebrations modeling the original Munich event. Get up and get out this October and enjoy this authentic old-world family event.
Select your city to see Oktoberfest events in your area. PROST!