As you know, Oktoberfest is one of the most famous festivals in the world. It is for this reason that Munich is one of the best destinations to travel during the fall. The festival is so successful that many other cities in the world have wanted to celebrate their own Oktoberfest. In Spain, for example, it has taken place in Tenerife, Zaragoza, Mallorca, Alicante, Barcelona, Valladolid, Valencia …
Today we want to tell you about the Oktoberfest that will take place soon in Madrid . Specifically, the most brewers and brewers will be able to enjoy the beer festival at the Palacio de los Deportes in the capital very soon. We give you all the details below! Do not miss it!
The German Oktoberfest
For the few who still do not know it, Oktoberfest is a German festival that is celebrated every year in Munich, specifically in the one known as Prado de Teresa, in the vicinity of the city center . It is home to about 6 million visitors from all over the world, all of them with one clear goal: to have fun while tasting its famous beers and appetizing sausages, and dancing and singing to the rhythm of the folklore of the Bavarian people. The most curious thing is that the festival has been celebrated in the Bavarian city since 1810, that is, for more than 200 years.
The one in Madrid 2014, very similar to the original
It is not the first time that the province of Madrid hosts a beer festival inspired by the Oktoberfest in Munich (it has been held in Pinto, Torrejón de Ardoz, Getafe …), although the truth is that a event that looked so much like the original party. Why do we say it? Well basically because the organizers have spared nothing: a lot of space, a lot of music, a lot of food, and, of course, a lot of beer. Can you ask for more?
Beer, the main protagonist
How could it be otherwise, the main protagonist of the party will be German beer. In addition, to give visitors the feeling of being in Munich, the organizers have chosen Paulaner beer, which is one of the few brands that is officially recognized under the name "Munich Oktober Bier". Of course, it will be present in all its forms: blonde, black, toasted, wheat, without alcohol …
Which will take place
Oktoberfest Madrid 2014 will take place at the Palacio de los Deportes in Madrid from September 17 to 21, just one week before Oktoberfest in Munich. In fact, some 4,000 meters have been set up, which will accommodate the 32,000 visitors who, predictably, will come to the beer festival.
If after reading everything we have just told you, you have even more desire to attend the party, do not hesitate and get your ticket now, which costs 15 euros per person and gives you the opportunity to reserve a table for eight people and taste 8 liter jugs of beer and two tasting combos in which you will find sausages, salads, pates and knuckles. And do not think that it is just any meal, but that it is made by chefs from restaurants specializing in German food. As if that were not enough, you can enjoy 5 hours of traditional German music and dance. Of course, you will have to choose between the afternoon session, which takes place between 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m., or at night, which takes place between 7:00 p.m. and 24:00 p.m.
Do you dare to attend the Oktoberfest in Madrid 2014? You will not regret it!