Beer, roast pork and chicken fat – one moment you are enjoying the finest German treats and the next moment there is a stain on your beloved traditional Bavarian leather pants (the Lederhosen). Now what? Even if a pair of Lederhosen can take a lot – after an extensively celebrated Oktoberfest season, it can happen that they need a gentle cleaning. However, simply putting them in the washing machine is usually the wrong way to go. ? In the following you will find our ultimate tips and tricks for the care and cleaning of traditional leather pants. With their help, your Lederhosen remains a purchase for life!
For many decades now, gingerbread has played a huge part in the tradition of Christmas food. The delicious smell from different spices and flavors at the Christmas market is enough to awaken the Christmas spirit in us. But the fine-tasting gingerbread is not only popular around Christmas time, but also as early as September at the Oktoberfest. Whether as a message of love, to tease with cheeky sayings or simply as a souvenir, the gingerbread heart is a big seller at the Wiesn. But why do you find gingerbread hearts everywhere at the Oktoberfest? In the following you will get to know the history of the Oktoberfest gingerbread hearts and a recipe for how you can easily make them yourself at home, for a very personal gift with your own little message.
Whether savory food, sweet dessert or little treats to go – the Wiesn is a true gourmet’s paradise. Unfortunately, this year the popular Oktoberfest won’t take place. Nevertheless, you don’t have to miss out on the delicacies from the Munich Wiesn. Be inspired by our 8 recipes and bring the dishes to your home. The Bavarian cuisine offers an extensive range of delights, especially for meat fans, but vegetarians and dessert lovers will also find plenty recipes to enjoy. We wish “an Guadn” (Bavarian expression for “bon appétit”)! 🥨 🥘. 🍖
Wiesn fans will have to wait a year longer this time until the next Oktoberfest. We selected a variety of Bavarian Classics for you to watch while you wait – from comedy to crime thrillers. You can also enjoy the cheap fees of Netflix, Amazon Prime & Co. while at the same time avoiding the Oktoberfest curfew! Another great thing you can take advantage of are the low beer prices you will pay for your beer at home. Continue reading for the best Bavarian movies that will make you look forward to the Oktoberfest 2021. 🎬. 🍻
This year is very different. Besides cancelled festivals and postponed concerts, the Munich Wiesn will unfortunately also be cancelled in 2020. But no reason to be sad! Invite your friends and get the Oktoberfest in your own four walls. With these tips you can create a Bavarian flair – no matter where you live.
Finding affordable accommodation in Munich during the Oktoberfest period is not easy. Those who search for holiday apartments or hotel rooms too late will go away empty-handed or strain their wallets unnecessarily. But there are some cheap alternatives if you book early enough. Here you will find helpful tips on how to find a place to sleep. 💤 🛌
No matter whether you are a first-time visitor or an experienced Wiesn visitor: For all those who want to avoid long queues in front of the beer tents, fashionable faux pas and other “planning mistakes”, you will find essential tips and answers to common questions for a successful Wiesn visit 2021 here.
The mixture of warm September air, the smell of fresh almonds, laughter & the first sip of beer will be missing in 2020. But we are looking forward to 2021 even more! 2️⃣ 0️⃣2️⃣1️⃣
The best 20 best Wiesn hits of the last years. While some remain “one-hit wonders”, others are indispensable in beer tents.But which song will be Wiesn-Hit 2021? Find out everything about music at the Oktoberfest & sing along!
Despite the smell of roast chicken, Steckerlfisch and roast pork when you stroll through the Oktoberfest, the Wiesn has also turned into a meat-free paradise in recent years. Read here which vegan & vegetarian specialties are offered!