From 4th to 14th October, the beer festival will take place in Plaza Universo of Fira Montjuïc Barcelona (next to Plaza España)
Oktoberfest is an annual German folk festival that was held for the first time in 1810, to celebrate the marriage between Prince Louis I of Bavaria and Princess Theresa of Saxony-Altenburg. All citizens of the Bavarian city of Munich were invited to the party and it lasted for days.
In the first centenary, the festival spent 12,000 hectoliters of beer were served.
Nowadays Oktoberfest is known as the most important beer festival and only in Munich, they consume more than 7 million liters, with an attendance of approximately 6 million people, coming from all over the world.
Oktoberfest arrives to Barcelona to celebrate a festival in which there will be the best Bavarian gastronomy, live music and, of course, beer.
If you are curious to know what kind of food will be served, we anticipate that the traditional Bavarian food you can enjoy: pork knuckle, roasted chicken with potatoes, German sausages, a variety of salads, brezels and other typical dishes.
If you are looking for aparthotel in Barcelona to attend Oktoberfest , The Urban Suites is a block of rental apartments by days located less than 10 minutes walking from the Recinto Montjuic Fira Barcelona. If you need accommodation for these days do not hesitate to contact us.