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Saturday 10 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Oktoberfest

Last year
# Oktoberfest
Germany's famed Oktoberfest opens after two-year pandemic hiatus
In its 200-year history, the world’s biggest folk festival has been cancelled just 26 times.
All time
'In Germany we are not used to the claim culture': Dublin Oktoberfest event cancelled due to insurance cost
The festival was scheduled to take place on George’s Dock, beside the IFSC, from Friday 14 September until Saturday 6 October.
# Oktoberfest
Last night's disastrous Don't Tell The Bride ended with the couple deciding not to get married
# Germany
Oktoberfest kicks off with heightened security over terrorism fears
The festival kicked off earlier today with hundreds of thousands expected to attend.
# beer me
9 essential questions you might have about Oktoberfest Dublin
Much beer, many sausages.
# Sore heads
This Oktoberfest fails compilation is horrifying
Please drink sensibly. Please.
# Prost
TSV 1860 Munich get ready for Oktoberfest with brilliant lederhosen-inspired kit
This is either the best or the worst strip we’ve seen in awhile.
# giant sausage
50 people actually volunteered to help grill a 100-foot long sausage
Clearly very busy people.
# Prost
Pep and Bayern kick off international break with trip to Oktoberfest
Pep Guardiola pulled on his Lederhosen for yesterday’s team bonding session.
# need to know
The Evening Fix... now with added meerkat
The things we learned, loved and shared today.
# need to know
The Evening with an added early hangover
The things we learned, loved and shared today…
# Beers and Brats
PHOTOS: Rain fails to dampen spirits as Oktoberfest opens
The keg is tapped…
# hangover
Beer, brats and brawls: Oktoberfest 2011 in numbers
How many litres of beer were drank? How many oxen were eaten? How many, er, grasshoppers were found? We have all the important facts from this year’s Oktoberfest.
# partay
In pictures: Bayern players rewarded for early-season form - with a trip to Oktoberfest
The German side let their hair down at the weekend and attended the world famous festival.
# Oktoberfest
In pictures: the beer flows as Germany's Oktoberfest gets under way
Last year’s visitors consumed some 7.1 million 2-pint (1-litre) mugs of beer.
# Bundesliga
Bayern Munich ban players from Oktoberfest
“We have to work hard, not go partying” says Karl-Heinz Rumenigge.
# Oktoberfest
In pictures: 200th Oktoberfest begins
Oktoberfest began yesterday, celebrating its 200th anniversary.