Sep 14, 2017

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The Tapping of the Keg in Munich 2017

The Tapping of the Keg in Munich 2017

We’re not counting down months anymore, or weeks; we’re not even counting down days: no, now it’s only a matter of hours until the ceremonial Tapping of the Keg in Munich. Yes, at 12:00 midday CET on Saturday 16th September, the Mayor of Munich will tap the first keg of golden Oktoberfest beer in Schottenhamel tent and – PROST!!! – the Wiesn will begin. We’re so...

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Sep 6, 2017

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Oktoberfest 2017 last-minute guide

Oktoberfest 2017 last-minute guide

If you’re one of those boundless optimistic types who is not put off by incredibly pricey flights, a patent lack of hotel rooms, and all the other signs that, goddam, the Oktoberfest 2017 is going to be packed, read on. Here is our guide to (not) planning your last-minute trip to Munich for the world’s premier beer festival – which, as a panicked look at the...

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Aug 30, 2017

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Essentials for the Wiesn 2017

Essentials for the Wiesn 2017

The Munich Oktoberfest is now only a matter of a fortnight away, and if...

Aug 16, 2017

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Just one month until the 2017 Oktobe...

Just one month until the 2017 Oktoberfest

We’re so excited that we can hardly contain ourselves. Yes, in one month...

Aug 9, 2017

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Buying a dirndl: A Beginner’s Guid...

Buying a dirndl: A Beginner’s Guide Q&A

Are you thinking about buying a dirndl for this year’s Oktoberfest? If...

Jul 26, 2017

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Buying Lederhosen: A Beginner’s Gu...

Buying Lederhosen: A Beginner’s Guide Q&A

Are you going to be buying lederhosen for

Jul 12, 2017

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Just two months until the 2017 Oktob...

Just two months until the 2017 Oktoberfest

We hope you enjoyed our

Jun 28, 2017

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Wear yours like a local – drop the...

Wear yours like a local – drop the lederhosen braces!

Traditional Bavarian lederhosen come with strong leather over-shoulder...

Jun 14, 2017

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Just three months until the 2017 Okt...

Just three months until the 2017 Oktoberfest

If you’re only just getting used to the long evenings and warm weather,...

May 31, 2017

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Our round-up of Oktoberfest events i...

Our round-up of Oktoberfest events in North America

Okay, obviously none of the various Oktoberfest events in North American...