Beer and wine festivals
The 184th Munich Oktoberfest (beer festival) is all set to run from from September 16th until October 3rd 2017. The "Wiesn“ - the world’s largest fair – attracts some 6.4 million visitors a year. Don't miss it!
March/April 2017: Bavaria celebrates the first beer festival of the year.
Der Berg ruft! ('Follow the call of the mountain!') ...as they say in Erlangen. Visit Germany's oldest beer festival – the Erlangen Bergkirchweih.
Every year, around 250,000 national and international visitors enjoy the culinary delights, the tasty beer brewed especially for the occasion, and the unique atmosphere on the Festwiese, the fair grounds.
The Rothenburger Wine Festival invites you to a culinary discovery tour. Enjoy a mix of popular and rare wines, specialties and live-music in the great historical atmosphere in the Old Town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber.
Well known is the annual Anna Festival in Forchheim. It is celebrated annually around July 26th, which is the name day of Saint Anna’s mother Mary. There are 20 beer cellars in the “Cellar Forest” serving food and drinks.
Without doubt, the “Gäubodenvolksfest“ is one of Bavaria´s oldest and most popular festivals. By successfully balancing tradition and progress, it combines a wholesome mixture of genuine Bavarian life-style and vitality.