What Is Oktoberfest 2010?


Which Oktoberfest tent has the hottest beer maidens?

Planning a trip for Oktoberfest 2010. Trying to decided on which tent to reserve a table. This sounds like a good consideration before choosing a tent.

That will depend on your individual taste .
My favourite is the Löwenbräu.
You might want to check by yourself I 'll add a link for a site in English you will find pics of most tents

why is the oktoberfest in germany celebrated?

Oktoberfest is the beer drinking festival held in Munich, Germany. Celebrated in October, after the harvest is already gathered, Oktoberfest gives people a lot of fun and beer!
The first "Oktoberfest" took place on October 12, 1810: For the commemoration of their marriage, Crown Prince Ludwig (later King Ludwig I) and Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen (namesake of the Theresienwiese festival grounds) organized a great horse race (the marriage took place on October 12, the horse race on October 17, therefore there are different dates named as being the first Oktoberfest).

What is the schedule for Oktoberfest and what is the best way to set about about getting there?

I am going to be studying abroad for the next year in Florence, Italy and I am trying to figure out the best way to get to Oktoberfest and how to get there and what to do. Thanks

It starts on 22ndSeptember and goes on until 7th October.

Why is Oktoberfest celebrated ?

I need to know why exactly Oktoberfest is celebrated.. if someone could explain why it's celebrated and what the origin is. Thanks in advance :)

Oktoberfest is a sixteen-day festival held each year in Munich, Germany during late September (and running to early October). It is one of the most famous events in Germany and the world's largest fair, with some six million people attending every year, and is an enjoyable event with an important part of Bavarian culture. Other cities across the world also hold Oktoberfest celebrations, modeled after the Munich event.
The original "Oktoberfest" occurred in Munich, on October 18, 1810: For the commemoration of their marriage, Crown Prince Ludwig (later King Ludwig I) and Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen (namesake of the Theresienwiese festival grounds) organized a great horse race (the marriage took place on October 12; the horse race on October 17 — therefore, there are different dates named as being the first Oktoberfest).

What are some good hostels to stay at for oktoberfest 2010?

I am going to oktoberfest in Munich at the end of the summer and am looking for a hostel/hotel to stay at for a reasonable price near the center of the action. I am staying for 3 nights and would prefer to spend around 100 per night for the hostel. It seems that most of them are already booked though. Anybody know of any reasonable hostels that might still be available??

Hi Kevin,


Check out these hostel links:

http://aalsmeerwebdirectory.com/index.php?words=hostels&submit=Search&o=search

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