Inky Beer Factoid: September 17

On this day in 2005, the first day of Oktoberfest began. Oktoberfest is a 16-day festival, in Munich, celebrating the 1810 Wedding of Bavaria’s Prince Ludwig and Princess Therese of Sachsen-Hildburghausen. The town gathered for the wedding and chose to recreate the event each year thereafter. Oktoberfest now begins in late September and continues through…

Happy Oktoberfest!

It’s that time of year again where beer lovers and the beginning of fall unite on the morning of the autumnal equinox… Oktoberfest! Going to the original Munich Oktoberfest is one of Dr. B’s and my Bucket List items. Maybe 2013? Click on the photo below for the locals guide to Oktoberfest. Prost! And to…