Octoberfest 2019 Begins – level 3
The 186th Oktoberfest is officially under way. The mayor of Munich opened the annual event, and the first glass of beer was filled.
Millions of party lovers from across the globe travel to Munich each September to visit the world’s most famous beer festival.
People expect that more than 7 million litres of beer will be consumed during the 15-day event. People can enjoy the festival in 38 big tents. They can also take part in some historical tours.
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