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Oktoberfest 2013

The world's largest fair is being held in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. (10/1/2013) Created by KFI AM 640

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    A woman dressed in traditional Bavarian clothing `Dirndl`during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    A traditional bavarian dance-group perform at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on October 1, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    A waiter carries a large tray of meals at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on October 1, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    Visitors wearing traditional Bavarian clothes and Gamsbart hat (hat made of chamois hair) clink beer glasses in the Hacker-Pschorr tent at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 22, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Visitors wearing traditional Bavarian clothes drink beer in the Hacker-Pschorr tent at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 22, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Visitors wearing traditional Bavarian clothes and Gamsbart hat (hat made of chamois hair) sit in the Hacker-Pschorr tent at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 22, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Members of a traditional Bavarian brass group wearing Lederhosen participate in the opening parade at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 22, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Members of a costume group participate in the opening parade at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 22, 2013 in Munich, Germany.(Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Visitors walk through a crowded street during sunset at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    A traditional bavarian dance-group perform at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on October 1, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    General view during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    Revellers dressed in traditional Bavarian clothing `Dirndl` walk over the Theresienwiese during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    Medical service during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    General view with Munich's Frauenkirche 'Cathedral of Our Dear Lady' in the background during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    People rest on a meadow during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    The Oktoberfest fair ground seen from a giant ferry wheel during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Munich mayor Christian Ude (SPD) (L) and Bavarians Prime Minister Horst Seehofer (CSU) wave to the visitors after Ude had tapped the barrel with the traditional 'O'zapft is!' ('It's tapped!') to launch the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. Ude lost the election for bavarian Primeminister last week against Seehofer. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    Girls celebrate during the opening of the Oktoberfest beer festival at the Theresienwiese in Munich, southern Germany, on September 21, 2013. (Photo credit CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images)
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    Visitors in Bavarian style clothes raise their glasses after getting their first Oktoberfest beer in the Schottenhamel-tent at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    A waitress carries Bavarian food at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at the Schottenhamel-tent at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    Revellers reach for the first beer mug at Hofbraeuhaus beer tentduring day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    A musician plays in front of the ferris wheel as preparations are under way for the Oktoberfest beer festival at the Theresienwiese fair grounds in Munich, southern Germany, on September 19, 2013. (Photo credit CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images)
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    The Oktoberfest fair ground seen from a giant ferry wheel during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    A young woman cheers with a beer mug at Hofbraeuhaus beer tent during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Young girls cheer with beer mugs at Hofbraeuhaus beer tent during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Revellers reach for the first beer mug at Hofbraeuhaus beer tent during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Revellers reach for the first beer mug at Hofbraeuhaus beer tent during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    A woman enjoys the first beer at the opening day of the Oktoberfest at Hofbraeu tent on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    Revellers enjoy the first beer at the opening day of the Oktoberfest at Hofbraeu tent on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    Revellers wait for the first beer mugs at the opening day of the Oktoberfest at Hofbraeu tent on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    Revellers attend the opening day of he Oktoberfest at Hofbraeu tent on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    Revellers wait for tapping of the first beer barrel during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    A sales maid is selling candy hearts at Hofbraeuhaus beer tent during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Visitors wait in a long row to get in the 'Schottenhamel' beer tent at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    A Visitors in bavarian style clothes ('Dirndl') go to the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    A Visitor in bavarian style clothes jubilates in front of the main entrance of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)
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    Beer bottle and coffee mugs left by revellers in the early morning of day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Revellers wait for entry in front of a beer tent during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    Revellers wait for entry in front of a beer tent during day 1 of the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 21, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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    A female guest attending the annual get-together of the six Munich brewery heads compares glasses filled with different Oktoberfest beers as the men taste each others' breweries' special Oktoberfest brews in the cellar of the Munich Beer and Oktoberfest Museum on September 17, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    A waitress brings glasses of beer to the heads of the six Munich breweries meeting to taste their special Oktoberfest brews in the cellar of the Munich Beer and Oktoberfest Museum on September 17, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    A female guest attending the annual get-together of the six Munich brewery heads looks at glasses filled with different Oktoberfest beers as the men taste each others' breweries' special Oktoberfest brews in the cellar of the Munich Beer and Oktoberfest Museum on September 17, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    The heads of the six Munich breweries sample and applaud each others' breweries' special Oktoberfest brews in the cellar of the Munich Beer and Oktoberfest Museum on September 17, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    The heads of the six Munich breweries sample and applaud each others' breweries' special Oktoberfest brews in the cellar of the Munich Beer and Oktoberfest Museum on September 17, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    One of the heads of Munich's six breweries inspects the color of different brews during the annual meeting at which the heads of the six Munich breweries taste their special Oktoberfest brews in the cellar of the Munich Beer and Oktoberfest Museum on September 17, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
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    Visitors wearing traditional Bavarian clothes and Gamsbart hat (hat made of chamois hair) clink beer glasses in the Hacker-Pschorr tent at the Oktoberfest 2013 beer festival at Theresienwiese on September 22, 2013 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)