• Free Pour: Oktoberfest 2020 Isn't Dead - How Munich Breweries Are Keeping It Alive

    8 days ago - By Vine Pair

    Fans of classic Märzen lagers , giant pretzels, and plenty of obatzda know that Oktoberfest was cancelled in Munich this year - but that's only part of the story. Yes, the massive beer festival on the city's Theresienwiese meadow, more commonly known as the Wiesn, is not going to happen in 2020 due to the coronavirus, as announced by Munich Mayor Dieter Reiter on April 21. But locals are planning plenty of other activities in an attempt to keep the spirit of Oktoberfest alive.
    From Sept. 19 through Oct. 4, during what would have been Oktoberfest's usual period of celebration, special...
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