24 September 2012 11:39 | By Anna Wirnsberger
Munich Oktoberfest 2012 in pictures

The Oktoberfest has started



People drinking beer (© Image: Kai Pfaffenbach/Newscom/RTR)
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  • People drinking beer (© Image: Kai Pfaffenbach/Newscom/RTR)
  • Christian Ude tapss the first barrel of beer (© Image: Michael Dalder/Newscom/RTR)
  • Young people drinking beer (© Image: Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
  • Woman wearing a thight "Lederhosn" (© Image. Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
  • Christine Neubauer and Anja Kruse (© Christine Neubauer & Anja Kruse - Image: Hannes Magerstaedt/Getty Images)
  • Elderly woman wearing a traditional ceremonial Bavarian costume (© Image: Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
  • Two man wearing traditional Bavarian hats (© Image: Michael Dalder/Newscom/RTR)
  • Children watch a Merry-Go-Round (© Image: Maja Hitij/dapd)
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The Oktoberfest in Munich is the largest people's fair worldwide. In 2011 almost seven million people attended the festival. As you can see it is all about beer. Cheers!

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