Food & Drink

The beer-soaked numbers behind Oktoberfest in Munich

Published On 09/21/2013 Published On 09/21/2013
oktoberfest by the numbers

Every year, millions of revelers decked out in dirndls, lederhosen, and terrible fake German accents descend upon Munich for Oktoberfest. And every year, a bunch of spectacular and hilarious stats come out of the two-week party, this year's version of which fired up on Saturday. We gathered some of the best Oktoberfest stats from the past five years, including tankards housed and IDs lost, for your entertainment. Check 'em out below, but please: if you are attending Oktoberfest this year, keep an eye on your toaster.



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