Has munich oktoberfest been cancelled?

Last Update: October 15, 2022

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The Oktoberfest is the world's largest Volksfest. It is held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It is a 16- to 18-day folk festival running from mid- or late September to the first Sunday in October, with more than six million people from around the world attending the event every year.

Has Oktoberfest been Cancelled for 2021?

Oktoberfest 2021 is Cancelled. Unfortunately, due to the coronavirus pandemic, Germany's annual Oktoberfest 2021 will be cancelled for a second year in a row. According to Bavarian Premier Markus Söder the decision was made with a heavy heart.

Why is Oktoberfest Cancelled 2021?

Update: Oktoberfest 2021 has been officially cancelled due to the global health emergency. Instead, head over to the Oktoberfest 2022 page–it's never too early to start planning.

Is Munich having Oktoberfest 2021?

Wiesn 2021 in Munich is cancelled again

After the cancellation of the Wiesn in 2020, the world's largest folk festival unfortunately cannot take place in 2021 either. Bavaria's Prime Minister Markus Söder and Munich's Lord Mayor Dieter Reiter announced the news at a joint press conference in Munich on May 3, 2021.

Is Oktoberfest 2020 still happening?

The Wiesn 2020 cannot take place because of Covid-19

But the Oktoberfest will have to be cancelled in 2020 due to the Corona Pandemic. Söder announced this today, April 21, 2020, in a joint press conference with Munich's Lord Mayor Dieter Reiter.

'That's betrayal' - Munich locals react as Oktoberfest gets cancelled again due to COVID

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