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Oktoberfest 2018 Beer Consumption Tops 7.5 Million Liters

Oktoberfest 2018 ended on Sunday and the results are in: beer consumption reached a record 7.5 million Liters at the festival. While the actual amount is the same as last year, Oktoberfest 2018 ran for just 16 days this year; 2 days less than the previous year, resulting in...
Oktoberfest Security 2018

Oktoberfest 2018 Security Update

More video surveillance, more body-cams and, for the first time, human super-recognizers: the police are getting ready for Oktoberfest in Munich again. “In order to ensure as much security as possible at the festival site, we have upgraded security both quantitatively and...
Last Call Oktoberfest 2018

Last Call for Oktoberfest 2018

Still looking to raise a beer or 7 at the world’s greatest beer festivals? Be quick because it’s our last call for the 2018 Oktoberfest & Stuttgart Beer festival. We’re closing bookings for all of this year’s tours on the 31st July 2018. 2018...
Oktoberfest 2017 Schedule

28 Hilarious German Words to Learn Before Oktoberfest

So much about German culture makes perfect sense: drinking one massive beer instead of four regular-sized ones, eating one massive pretzel instead of four regular-size ones, and aprons as fashion statements (I mean, duh). But some things aren’t so straightforward and take a wee...
Oktoberfest 2018 Beer Prices

Oktoberfest 2018 Beer Prices Announced

The official Oktoberfest 2018 beer prices were announced today by the town of Munich, with a Mass (1 litre) of beer now over 11 Euro in all large beer tents. This represents a significant price hike over the previous year, when the most expensive beer at the major tents was 10.95...
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Bavarian Beer Sales Rule All… Again

This week, in a piece of news that should come to the surprise of no one, the state statistics office announced that of all the German states, Bavarian beer sales top the list… again. Shocking, right!? Okay, maybe not so much, but still worth celebrating, no? And with a beer,...
2019 Oktoberfest Tours

Early Bird Deals for 2019 Oktoberfest Tours

Are the beer tents calling you for the 2019 Oktoberfest in Munich already? Of course they are! So get planning early and save €100 per person on the Number 1 Oktoberfest tours in Europe. Exclusively available to the first 19 people (7 of 19 left!) to book with promo...

Munich Breweries: 6 Little Paragraphs On 6 Big Brewers

Of all the words that can be used to describe Oktoberfest—jolly, epic, fremdschämen—one that you don’t hear used that often is “strict”. Unless, of course, you’re talking about the beer and/or the big six Munich breweries in which, whoa, you better mind your p’s and q’s. That’s...
Oktoberfest cancelled

Why has Oktoberfest been cancelled?

You read that right. Oktoberfest has been cancelled in the past. But the answer as to why is a little complicated. In fact, it’s 24-fold. Since its inception over 200 years ago in 1810, Oktoberfest has been cancelled a thankfully low two dozen times. In what is known as the “most...
How to do Oktoberfest on a budget | Munich, Germany

How to do Oktoberfest on a Budget

Oktoberfest was one of the most fun things I did the entire time I lived in Germany. Nothing about the experience disappointed. Oktoberfest is also the only mega festival I’ve ever attended where I didn’t feel overwhelmed the entire time, despite the six-million people in...