Oktoberfest Oktoberfest 2014 : 20 September – 5 October Oktoberfest in Munich, or October Festival, was initially a celebration of Prince Ludwig and Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen’s wedding which was held on 12 October 1810. It is a 16 day festival which usually takes place in the middle of September and ends the first week in October. Over the years, this festival has become one of the most important in the world with around 6 million people attending the celebrations in Munich each year, and other festivals held in other cities worldwide. Find great travel deals and cheap flights to Munich with eDreams. Beer served at the festival is supplied by the Big Six, or rather six of the main breweries in Munich: Spaten, Lowenbrau, Augustiner, Hofbrau, Paulaner and Hacker-Pschorr. Festivities include eating lots of traditional Bavarian cuisine such as sausage, käsespätzle (cheese noodles), and sauerkraut. Oktoberfest Calendar Oktoberfest 2014 dates : 20 September – 5 October Oktoberfest 2015 dates : 19 September – 4 October Oktoberfest 2016 dates : 17 September – 3 October Munich Travel Guide 2 Responses Ilene March 21, 2015 You can earn some additional bucks from your site, i see couple opportunities here. You should search in google for: Yoogurn’s money making Reply Natalie August 5, 2015 Went about 15 years ago, going to Oktoberfest again in 2016 can’t wait. Hope they have enough beer lol Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.