Oktoberfest by the Numbers – Oktoberfesty


Oktoberfest by the Numbers

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How Many People Go to Oktoberfest in Munich?

Each September, millions of thirsty people flock to Bavaria for the traditional Oktoberfest celebration in Munich. In 2019, 6.3 million people attended.

Countries Represented

Americans were the largest slice of the pie when it comes to which country had the most visitors to Oktoberfest. The top 10 visiting countries were: USA, Great Britain, France, Austria, Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy, Australia, Sweden and Denmark.

In addition, visitors from a further 45 nations came to the Festival of Festivals: Argentina, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, China, Ecuador, Finland, Hong Kong, India, Iceland, Ireland, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, South Korea, Czech Republic, Turkey, Hungary, United Arab Emirates and Cyprus.