Oktoberfest, or the Wiesn as the locals call it, is the world's largest Volksfest which is held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It is a 16- to 18-day festival, which starts mid or late September and lasts until the first weekend in October. Oktoberfest is a very popular attraction for tourists from all over the world, as more than 6 million people attend this event every year. Immense quantities of Oktoberfest Beer are consumed during these festivities and additionally the visitors can enjoy numerous attractions, such as amusement rides and games.
If you are travelling to this year’s Oktoberfest, make sure to try the variety of traditional foods as well. Such as Hendl (roast chicken), Schweinebraten (roast pork), Schweinshaxe (grilled ham hock), Brezen (pretzels), Knödel (potato or bread dumplings), Käsespätzle (cheese noodles), and many more. So, it’s time to put your Lederhosen and your Oktoberfest shirt on and drink up! Don’t have any of it? Don’t fret, we can help with that. Spreatshirt has a great collection of Oktoberfest t-shirts for you so you can drink your beer in style!
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