The world’s largest beer festival opened on Saturday, September 22, 2012, in Munich. Oktoberfest is a celebration of beer and Bavarian culture. The 179th traditional festival will go on until the 7th of October, 2012, with more than 6 million expected guests in Munich.
Since not everyone can make it to Munich for the festival, New York City is having its own Oktoberfest! As the festival in Munich, Oktoberfest in New York City opened on Saturday, September 22, 2012, and will go on until the 7th of October. OktoberfestNYC is expected to have over 30,000 people.
If you cannot go to Munich, are or aren’t German, who cares? You can still celebrate Oktoberfest with millions of other New Yorkers.
With variety of beers, bars, and breweries, do you think NYC is a good place to celebrate Oktoberfest?