Beer festivals are one of the most celebrated festivals, with millions of people showing up for them and having a good time. Germany has mastered the art of holding the best and largest beer festivals as compared to other countries. If you have lived in Germany or have visited it, you must have attended or heard of people talking about them. The country has several brewing companies that provide many types of beer. Hence a person wouldn’t miss getting the one that they like. These brewing companies help in funding the beer festivals, making them awesome, bigger and better each year.
The most popular and largest beer festival held in Germany is the Oktoberfest. It is usually held in a public park in a place called Munich or Festiwiese as the locals of the place call it. The park is a normal park during other months of the year until June when preparations for the Oktoberfest begin, and it’s filled with tents as well as other needed things for the festival. In the last weeks of September, the festival begins with thousands of people starting to attend then it continues until October where it gets filled with people from local places as well as international.
Another festival that is also nearly as big as the Oktoberfest; it comes second in the list is Stuttgart cannstatter volksfest. This festival takes place in a place called Wasan. It is also attended by millions of people almost as much as those that attend the biggest festival. This party consists of lots of beer taking as well as other fun activities to make those in attendance have an enjoyable time. The festival happens in the last weeks of September, lasting for a couple of days. A volksfest parade happens, making this party even more interesting and loved by more beer enthusiasts.
When are you headed to Germany next or are you already there? You can add attending a beer festival to your bucket list. The Germans have a way of making their beer festivals way much better than other beer festivals, making an attendee’s experience worth remembering. Therefore, going for one will be extremely fun and worth your time as well as your money. You can choose a beer festival that fits you since they have different festivals at different places and times. For a person who loves small crowds, they can attend smaller festivals than the Oktoberfest.