From tapping the first barrel to big brass-concerts: Important events on the Oktoberfest 2013.
21.09.13 11 a.m.
Arrival of the tent patrons with parade through Munich.
Saturday 21.09.13 12 p.m.
Tapping of the first Octoberfest-beer-barrel by the Munich mayor in the Schottenhamel Tent.
Sunday 22.09.13 10 a.m.
Traditional costume parade through Munich.
The traditional Oktoberfest (Oide Wiesn) is back in 2013. In the southern part of the Theresienwiese fairground the most traditional tents, historical rides and other fun features welcome the visitors once more.
Monday 23.09.13 12.00 p.m.
Oktoberfest tour for 1200 preschool children, invited by the City of Munich, the performers and the hosts.
Special lunch for senior citizens in the big tents.
Tuesday 24.09.13 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Family day: reduced prices for all rides and performances
Thursday 26.09.13 10 a.m.
Traditional religious Oktoberfest mass in the Hippodrom-tent.
Sunday 29.09.13 11 a.m.
Traditional concert of the Oktoberfest brass-bands at the feet of the Bavaria.
Tuesday 01.10.13 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Family day: all rides and performances cost less.
Thursday 03.10.13 12 p.m.
Senior showman meeting in the Hippodrom.
Sunday 06.10.13 12 p.m.
Traditional gun-salute on the steps of the Bavaria monument.