When does Oktoberfest take place?

The Munich Oktoberfest 2021 starts on September 18th and ends on October 3rd. In general, the Oktoberfest ends on the first Sunday in October or October 3 (Public holiday), depending on which is later and it begins three Saturday earlier. The earliest possible date is September 16 to October 3, lasting 18 days. The latest possible date is September 22 to October 7, lasting 16 days. The following years, Oktoberfest takes place at these dates:

  • The Oktoberfest 2020 was canceled.
  • September 18th - October 3rd, 2021
  • September 17th - October 3rd, 2022
  • September 16th - October 3rd, 2023
  • September 21st - October 6th, 2023