Oktoberfest is the world's largest Volksfest (beer festival and travelling funfair). It is held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany and it is a 16- to 18-day folk festival running from mid or late September to the first weekend in October, with more than 6 million people from around the world attending the event each year. The Oktoberfest has been held since 1810 and is an important part of Bavarian culture. Other Countries also hold Oktoberfest celebrations like the original Bavarian Custom.
During the event, large quantities of Oktoberfest Beer are consumed: during the 16-day festival in 2013, for example, 7.7 million litres were served.with visitors also enjoying numerous attractions, such as amusement rides, sidestalls and games. There is also a wide variety of traditional foods available.
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