When does Oktoberfest take place?

The Munich Oktoberfest 2020 starts on September 19th and ends on October 4rd. In general, the Oktoberfest ends on the first Sunday in October or October 3 (Public holiday), depending on which is later and it begins three Saturday earlier. The earliest possible date is September 16 to October 3, lasting 18 days. The latest possible date is September 22 to October 7, lasting 16 days. The following years, Oktoberfest takes place at these dates:

  • September 19th - October 4th, 2020
  • September 18th - October 3rd, 2021
  • September 17th - October 3rd, 2022
  • September 16th - October 3rd, 2023
  • September 21st - October 6th, 2023