Bengaluru is all set to host the world’s most iconic German beer festival. Named Oktoberfest, the fest will take place at Bharatiya Mall on Thanisandra Main Road in Bengaluru.
German beer festival
The show -“German beer festival” is to be held on September 17-18 from 1 pm to 7 pm. The event is coming back to Bengaluru after a gap of two years of the Covid pandemic. It is the world’s largest Volksfest with a beer festival and a traveling funfair.
This event is one of the world’s most popular beer festivals. It is held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. More than six million international and national visitors attend the event.
According to the Times Now, this year’s carnival street in Bengaluru will have a 20000 sq. ft. German tent with authentic Bavarian food and craft beer. German performers and musicians along with a masterly Indian line-up will be performing during the two-day festival. The artists include Beat Gurus, Carlton Braganza, and Friends, Ivan, Jasmeet, Raghu, and Zhane, a spokesperson of the Bhartiya Mall S Raghunandhan said.
The festival will kick off with keg tapping by the German Consul General Achim Burkart on Saturday 17 at 12 noon. It will take place at Bharatiya Mall in Thanisandra Main Road in Bengaluru, reported the news portal.
Meanwhile, in Germany, the festival will be held at the 42-hectare Theresienwiese festival grounds, located in the west of the Bavarian state capital Munich. The festival will come to an end on October 3, German Unity Day.