Hands-On Advice For Your Oktoberfest Trip

How to get there, what to drink, what to wear, and much more!

We know how difficult it is to plan your trip to Oktoberfest - especially when you're from abroad. So we compiled all the essential information in a handy guidebook, which has been an overwhelming success in 2016 (again!), and we've updated the information for 2017. But you can also read the FAQ right away. We cover everything from basics and beers to dresses and songs, how to get there, and so on. Our readers tell us that it's a perfect companion for anyone coming to Munich to attend the biggest folk festival in the world. After all, the Oktoberfest is a lot of fun, but it will be even more fun once you actually know how to deal with those two weeks of utter madness.

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What to wear

You blend in best with the locals when you're wearing the traditional Bavarian attire. Here's everything men and women need to know.

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All The Large Tents

A list of all tents and contacts - essential for everyone looking for a reservation.

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Photo Album

Random impressions from the Oktoberfest to get you into the mood.

Download Poster

Want to decorate your office wall with a nice photo of the Oktoberfest? Then download this ZIP file containing a beautiful 18x12" poster.