Fun Oktoberfest Facts:
30% of the year's production of beer by Munich
breweries will be
consumed in the two weeks of Oktoberfest.
12,000 People are employed at the Oktoberfest. Of
There is available seating for 100,000 people.
The six Oktoberfest breweries, (Spaten,
Hacker-Pschorr, Hofbräuhaus, Löwenbräu) sold 6
million mugs of
beer in 2005 (5.5 million in 2004).
Roasted oxen: 88
Sausages: 220,000 pairs
Roast chickens: 460,000"