Oktoberfest - ein Fest der Landeshauptstadt München
Photo: Anette Göttlicher


Kick off, parades, concert: all Oktoberfest dates

From the parade of Oktoberfest landlords through to tapping at the Schottenhamel tent and gun salutes: Here you can find out all you need to know about the key events and dates at Oktoberfest. When they take place, what you can expect, and the best place for you to see everything.

Saturday 17 September
Schottenhamel Festzelt (Theresienwiese)
Opening and tapping of the Oktoberfests
Sunday 18 September
Thursday 22 September
Marstall Festzelt
The Wiesn church service
Sunday 25 September
Monday 26 September
Denkmal am Haupteingang zur Theresienwiese
Commemorating the victims of the Oktoberfest attack
Monday 03 October