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Essential and useful information about the Oktoberfest: When will the Oktoberfest 2018 take place?
On Saturday, September 22nd, the Schottenhamel tent is the place to be, if you want to catch the official opening ceremonies.
At noon, the Mayor of Munich will have the honor of tapping the first keg of Oktoberfest beer.
Once the barrel has been tapped, all visitors will then be allowed to quench their thirst.
It pays to arrive early in order to experience the festivities up close and personal and it's quite common for visitors to come around 9 am to secure good seats.
The festival will go until October 7th.
What are the opening hours?
Beer Serving Hours Opening day 12.
No, the entry to the area and all beer-tents is free.
Bags and Backpacks Backpacks and large bags are generally not allowed.
Please leave everything you don't necessarily need at home.
The less you carry with you, the easier you will find it to move around the busy parts of Oktoberfest.
All bags and rucksacks will be checked by the security staff and will be tagged with a security check band.
Personal medical devices or medication are allowed once cleared oktoberfest 2018 security personnel.
If your luggage exceeds the maximum size oktoberfest 2018 can secure them at one of the several locking stations around the Wiesn fees apply.
How can I make a reservation for beer tents?
For making a reservation in a beer tent you have to contact the respective beer tent.
Can I enter the beer tents without a reservation?
Of course you can also enter the tents without any reservation.
But please consider to come early, because the tents fill up very quickly!
When the tents are overfilled, you can not enter anymore.
On weekend the tents often close before 11 am.
During the week the tents are normally open until afternoon.
Why is Oktoberfest called "Oktoberfest" when it actually begins in September?
The historical background: the first Oktoberfest was held in the year 1810 in honor of the Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig's marriage to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen.
The festivities began on October 12, 1810 and ended on October 17th with a horse race.
In the following years, the celebrations were repeated and, later, the festival was prolonged and moved forward into September.
By moving the festivities up, it allowed for better weather conditions.
Because the September nights were warmer, the oktoberfest 2018 were able to enjoy the gardens outside the tents and the stroll over "die Wiesen" or the fields much longer without jamul indian village development corporation chilly.
Historically, the last Oktoberfest weekend was in October and this tradition continues into present times.
Are children allowed to visit the beer tents?
It depends on the age: Children under the age of six must leave the tents at 8pm even if oktoberfest 2018 are in the company of their parents.
Is smoking allowed in the beer tents?
Since August 2010 there is a new no-smoking law in Bavaria which interdicts smoking in all kind oktoberfest 2018 bars, pubs and restaurants including beer tents.
Contravention is punished by not being served or from 2011 on also by a fine.
What is "Die Wiesn"?
The locals in Munich fondly refer to Oktoberfest as "die Wiesn" because of its location, Theresienwiese, which was named after Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen.
Is there a program of events to observe during this folk's festival?
The parade happens every year on the first Wiesn Sunday.
Other important events are the Parade of Oktoberfest Landlords and Breweries, the Official Tapping of the Keg, the Oktoberfest Mass or the "Böllerschießen" handheld canon salute in front of the Bavaria statue.
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