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German Oktoberfest:

Authentic Oktoberfest Costumes, Decorations,
Gifts, Souvenirs, Beer and Food

The countdown for the next German Oktoberfest already begins and people should start making their own plans and preparations for the festivities.

One thing about Oktoberfest fans is that they take authentic Octoberfest costumes, food, decorations, gifts, and souvenirs very seriously. If you are one of them, then you'll get here all you need for your perfect Oktoberfest Festival or Party let it be in Munich, Cincinnati, any other location or even at home.

german Oktoberfest So what is this largest beer festival in the world all about?

Oktoberfest Munich - Festival Overview

In September and October of each year, Munich becomes the place to be in time for the German Oktoberfest. This 16 to 18-day celebration has always been the pride of this capital city of Bavaria, Germany.

An annual event that attracts over six million beer loving and meat loving Bavarians and tourists, the Oktoberfest Munich in Germany is considered as one of the ever successful and popular tourist attractions in the world.

The long tables, the hearty meals and the long line of beer mugs coming from different sponsors give everyone the fine opportunity to bond with old friends and meet new ones.

Oktoberfest Food

In this section you'll learn why the German Oktoberfest is also a celebration of authentic Bavarian food. The festival comes with a parade of grilled selections that range from German sausages to more German sausages.

Other Oktoberfest staples include German potato salad, sweet and sour cabbage, sauerkraut and German-style chicken. Each meal is finished off with a dessert, which is usually a traditional black forest cake.

The Beer

No matter how much people argue, the very popular German Oktoberfest is all about the beer. There are a variety of beer mugs that people get to see, use and experience during the festival.

Hence, both the Bavarians and tourists that come to Munich for the festival can have the chance to bring home their very own ceramic and glass beer steins with the Official Oktoberfest logos as souvenirs or gift items.

Very useful and a wonderful gift ideas in this context are personalized beer glasses.

Oktoberfest Music

Just like any festival, music becomes the center stage of simple to hearty Oktoberfest fares. It features the tunes and artistry of local Bavarian bands, filling the air with classic German folk music, which include the German drinking songs. Also, the band entertains the crowd with other popular songs from all over the world. Find our best pick in this section.

Oktoberfest Costumes

Men and women often prepare their own traditional Octoberfest costumes for the festivities. Learn more about them in this special section. During this time, the vibrant scene of people coming together in traditional lederhosen, aprons, hats, dirndls and wigs only makes the festival more entertaining and exciting. Tourists may try out the special belly rings and earrings that are made available especially for the festival.

Oktoberfest Decorations

The cobalt blue and white decorations follow the traditional theme of Oktoberfest costumes. People who want to bring German Oktoberfest into their very own party can play with aprons, wigs, checkered table cloth, beer mugs, barbecue stands, aprons and barmaid-costumed servers and staff. Find in this section authentic decorations and kits for a perfect oktoberfest themed party at home.

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