Your guide to Munich’s Oktoberfest

Your guide to Munich's Oktoberfest
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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.

In 2012 The Local published its timeless guide to the Oktoberfest’s traditions, tents, food and beer. You can read them below.

Your guide – The Traditions

Your guide – The Tents

Your guide – The Food

Your guide – The Beer

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