The Germans know how to celebrate. With several thousand folk festivals throughout Germany, the nation invites up to 189 million visitors from all over the world every year. Whether in spring, summer, autumn or winter: every season brings at least one big event. Here we present the six biggest and most popular festivals.
If you are in a relaxed mood, you will meet interesting new people at the Oktoberfest with every new visit. In addition to the very individual visitors, some can be classified into a typical Oktoberfest type cluster on the basis of several clichés. Here we present the most common types.
Germany is a country with lots of traditions – especially when it comes to drinking beer. One important basic skill of all bavarian beer drinkers is to tune in into a song called “Ein Prosit”. Traditional German bands entertain the crowd in most of the oktoberfest beer tents and create a cozy and sociable atmosphere. Learn the lyrics now!
Every year in September the time has come again and a loud “O’zapft is!” echoes from Munich. But did you also know that the Oktoberfest is the absolute high season for hot flirts and more? Find out the 10 best flirt tips from our Wiesn experts here.
How did the Oktoberfest start? Our article illustrates the historical background of the popular “Wiesn”! Inform yourself here about how it all started!
Because tourists from all over the world are excited about the start of the festival and are waiting hours before Wiesn opening at the entrances of the Oktoberfest tents. When is the best time to visit the Oktoberfest? Read here when is the best day for an enjoyable Oktoberfest visit!
The beer tents will sadly close at midnight, but no reason to stop partying! We’ve got the finest night life locations and clubs in Munich right for you!
There are many questions about Bavarian folk festival traditions, we answer them in our latest blog article. Get informed now and become a true Bavarian!
No surprise that the international visitors also would like to have the Oktoberfest at home. The Oktoberfest is also not only celebrated in Munich: Whether in America, Australia or far away China, the beer mugs are lifted to the ‘Prosit’. Read more!