Archive for the ‘Oktoberfest’ Category

After a snowy winter and a very rainy spring, now we of course hope all Munich on more sunny days. And what better, to enjoy the sun on the traditional spring festival at the Theresienwiese?

The “small variant” the Oktoberfest enjoys unalloyed popularity and attracts every year thousands of people from around Munich to downtown. Large as well as small find the ideal pastime for day.

Performances begin on 19. April um 14:30 with a colorful program of festivities, followed by a procession. In the words “Ozapft is'”, can then also each drink a delicious spring beer, at the same time take the rides on their operation. Read the rest of this entry »

This move, which will be broadcast worldwide on TV, was first 1835 in honor of the silver wedding of King Ludwig I and his wife Therese.

Presented here are costumes from around the world, Folk dances and customs from the various provinces, characteristics as well as international. Bands provide the musical background of this unique event, the floats of the Munich Oktoberfest hosts are here.

The Münchner Kindl also leads to this train, Special guests were the Mayor of Munich and the Prime Minister.

The 7 km-long train cuts through the following streets:

Maximilianstrasse – Residenzstraße – Louis Street (Loop
South Street Gallery) – Odeonsplatz – Briennerstraße – Amiraplatz –
Kardinal-Faulhaber-Strasse – Promenadeplatz – Lenbachplatz –
Karlsplatz / Stachus – Sun Street – Schwanthalerstraße – Paul Heyse-
Street – Georg-Hirth-Platz – Kaiser-Ludwig-Platz – Schubert Road –
Esperantoplatz (Festwiese).

Sunday, 18.9.2011 from 10 Clock, Takes about. 2 Hours, takes place in any weather.

Tribünenkarten: 35€, Children from 10-16 Years have 50% Reduction

Richly decorated floats take to the hosts of the breweries, as well as the showman of the Oktoberfest from the sun on the street one Theresienwiese. The Münchner Kindl takes the train high on horseback, this is followed by the Lord Mayor.

17.9.2011 from 10:45, Takes about. 1 Hour

Grandstand tickets cost € 24.50 on sale

Also on this day discounted rates for families of 12-18 Clock at the Oktoberfest.

Tuesday, 27.9.2011, 12-18 Clock

In this unique event, the bands play together all marquees the songs and marches of the Oktoberfest on the steps below the Bavaria-Statue.

Sunday, 25.9.2011, 11 Clock at the Bavaria statue at the Theresienwiese

This takes place in the Hippodrome and to all citizens of Munich, and also guests from near and far, welcome. The showman Pastors and Ministers of both denominations make this ecumenical worship together.

Thursday, 22.9.2011 10 Clock, Hippodrome

Twice during the Wiesn particularly families with children are the focus: On these days the Oktoberfest prices are cheaper in the afternoon, so that right there is a lot of fun for all.

Tuesday, 20.9.2011 12-18 Clock