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Oktoberfest 2013

For more photos and videos from Oktoberfest, check out the #oktoberfest hashtag and browse the Oktoberfest location page.

Oktoberfest has begun in Germany! The celebration of beer is held every year in Munich and draws a crowd of nearly 6 million people, making it the world’s largest fair. Festival-goers feast on traditional German foods and drink Oktoberfest beer, a special type of beer that must be brewed within the city limits of Munich. It’s estimated that during the 16-day celebration almost 7 million liters of beer are consumed.

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oktoberfest, photo feature,

Oktoberfest 2012

Want to see more photos? Visit the hashtag #Oktoberfest.

It’s the last week of Oktoberfest! The celebration of beer is held every year in Munich, Germany, and draws a crowd of nearly 6 million people, making it the world’s largest fair. Festival-goers feast on traditional German foods and imbibe large quantities of Oktoberfest beer, a special type of beer that must be brewed within the city limits of Munich. It’s estimated that during the 16-day celebration, almost 7 million liters of beer are consumed.