Your guide to Munich's Oktoberfest
Published: 19 Sep 2013 16:24 GMT+02:00
Updated: 19 Sep 2013 16:24 GMT+02:00
The world's biggest beer festival opens in Munich on Saturday. Running until October 6th, it is expected to attract more than six million visitors, drinking seven million litres of beer and eating 116 oxen.
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In 2012 The Local published its timeless guide to the Oktoberfest's traditions, tents, food and beer. You can read them below.