WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – Oktoberfest: World's biggest beer festival
(Worldkings.org) Oktoberfest is the world's biggest beer festival. The Oktoberfest is an important part of Bavarian culture, having been held since the year 1810.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.171) – Munich (Germany) : The city of Oktoberfest - the world’s largest folk festival
(WorldKings.org) Munich has celebrated its 850th birthday in 2008. What began as a monastery in the time of Henry the Lion in 1158 was Germany’s ‘unofficial capital’ until the Berlin Wall fell and is now its third-largest city. It’s become a hub of high technology, a cultural centre with more museums than any rival, and a gastronomic trailblazer, sparkling with Michelin stars.