At the Oktoberfest, there are a number of events, which make the festival even more special.

In earlier days, significant events in Munich used to be held during the Oktoberfest time, be it peremieres of operas or vernissages. Today, the Oktoberfest time is exclusively dedicated to events, which happen there. See below the dates of the Oktoberfest highlights 2019.

Saturay, September 2111amOpening Parade of the hosts and breweries
12pmTapping of the first keg
Sunday, September 2210amCostumes and Riflemen Parade
Tuesday, September 24until 7pmFamily Day
Sunday, September 2911amOpen-Air Concert at the Bavaria
Tuesday, October 1until 7pmFamily Day
Sunday, October 612pmShooting at the Bavaria