Bavarian comfort goes global: Oktoberfest in Munich is now more than just a regional event, but an international bestseller. RND reporters roamed between the beer tent and Hau-den-Lukas reporting on dachshund races in the USA and white sausages with cerveza.
Tokyo/Pretoria/Madrid/Washington/Sydney/Beijing/Brussels.In the Chinese coastal city of Qingdao, the slogan “Ozapft is!” On July 14. The local beer festival, also marketed by organizers as China’s Oktoberfest, was held for the 33rd time this year. This huge event is reminiscent of the fabulous show from Munich in many aspects: guests drink beer in huge tents, and folk musicians dressed in Bavarian costumes provide entertainment on stages.