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What to wear? Do I need an Oktoberfest-outfit?

No, you really don't need to buy anything special for the Oktoberfest. Just dress the way hat makes you happy.

Do you need reservations to visit the tents?

In general no. The large beer tents have free seating areas. However, there are times in which it gets difficult to access the tents without table reservations.

Which Oktoberfest tents sell wine?

Oktoberfest may be dominated by Munich’s breweries, but you can still get wine in a number of tents. Even some of the large tents offer wine.

When does Oktoberfest take place?

The Munich Oktoberfest end on the first Sunday of October or October 3, whatever which is later. It starts three Saturday before that date.

When is the best time to go to Oktoberfest?

Often, Oktoberfest newbies want to go, when it’s the craziest. Usually, you don’t want crazy, though. When it’s too busy, you won’t be able to enter the tents.

How much money do you need for a day at Oktoberfest?

An Oktoberfest visit doesn't necessarily have to cost you a Euro. But chances are that you will spend a couple of hundred Euros for beer, food and rides.

What are the opening hours of the Oktoberfest tents?

Depending on the type of business, the opening hours at the Oktoberfest vary. At some tents the last call is as early as 9:30pm.

Why do you even celebrate the Oktoberfest?

It’s neither a celebration of the month of October, nor a season, holiday or type of festival. The Munich Oktoberfest dates back to a wedding.

Which is the best Oktoberfest?

After events named “Oktoberfest” have sprung up everywhere outside of Bavaria, some obviously need to be told, that the Oktoberfest is in Munich only.

Where do I buy Oktoberfest-tickets?

“Oktoberfest Tickets” can’t be bought anywhere, as there is no such thing. At very busy times, you may need a table reservation to access the tents, though.