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Prost!  Great Places To Celebrate Oktoberfest in America

Prost! Great Places To Celebrate Oktoberfest in America

On October 12, 1810, Bavaria celebrated Prince Ludwig’s upcoming nuptials to his bride with the citizens of Munich, Germany. The celebration took place in front of the city gates and included copious amounts of beer, food and games. It was so much of a success that they decided to host the event again the following year. Fast-forward 204 years and the tradition of Oktoberfest is not only celebrated in Munich anymore, it has traversed countries and continents snowballing into a world-wide event held every October.

The United States loves their beer, food and games just as much as Germany. Here’s a look at fun Oktoberfest celebrations across America:

October 1, 2014 | By More