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The best beer festival across the world!

October 09, 2018 08:19 IST

Bratwurst, beer and lederhosen…. That’s Oktoberfest for you.

The 185th beer festival came to an end on October 7 with over 6 million visitors tapping kegs and making merry in Munich.

Here are some of the scenes from the festival.

Welcome to the world’s biggest beer fest… where the beer’s flowing in abundance. Photograph: Alexandra Beier/Getty Images
 

It’s time to say cheers! A one-litre mug of beer at Oktoberfest is sold at 11.24 euros (Rs 954). Photograph: Michael Dalder/Reuters

Ho hum! Let’s grab another glass of beer! Photograph: Michael Dalder/Reuters

Visitors cheer with beers at one of the drinking tents at the festival. Photograph: Andreas Gebert/Reuters

A hostess hands out Maßkrugs, one-litre mugs, of beer.. Photograph: Michael Dalder/Reuters

All I want is some more beer... Photograph: Alexandra Beier/Getty Images

A young woman wearing the traditional dirndl celebrates at Oktoberfest. Photograph: Alexandra Beier/Getty Images

The festival attracts more than six million people each year. Photograph: Alexandra Beier/Getty Images

Old or young, man or woman… one and all are invited to the world’s biggest beer fest. Photograph: Andreas Gebert/Reuters

After the beer comes the time for romance. Photograph: Andreas Gebert/Reuters

After a pint or 10 beers, one naturally has to take a break and sleep it off. Photograph: Andreas Gebert/Reuters

The Oktoberfest isn’t just about beer. People dressed in historical clothes take part in the Oktoberfest parade. Photograph: Michael Dalder/Reuters

Jokers perform in the Oktoberfest parade of costumes of folk and crafts associations. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Visitors ride a rollercoaster during the opening day of the 2018 Oktoberfest beer festival. Photograph: Alexandra Beier/Getty Images

A souvenir seller is pictured in a beer tent. Photograph: Alexandra Beier/Getty Images