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Photo Gallery: Autokino Aschheim — Yes, a Drive-in Movies!

Yes, there is a two-screen drive-in movie theater just a short way outside of Munich in Aschheim. The Autokino Aschheim shows German language movies...

Morning in Munich

A short walk through the city center, from Viktualienmarkt into Marienplatz, the left toward Rindmarkt, past Alter Peter -- then around through the the...

The Ring: A Sculpture by Marco Staccioli

MUNICH - (MunichNOW Arts & Culture) -- The ring is a sculpture by the artist Mauro Staccioli at the intersection Elisenstraße and Luisenstraße street at...

Germany Steals the Show on Oktoberfest7s Opening Day

Germany produced the shock of the day at the opening day of the inaugural Oktoberfest7s, snatching victory against rugby union giants, England. MUNICH -- (MunichNOW...

Traditional Dance at the Oktoberfest

How about some Schuhplattler? The origins of this social dance are found in an early courtship display (Balztanz). Such a dance was described in 1050...

PHOTOS: Feringasee: Early Fall on Our “Urban” Lake

If you go: Feringasee, which is located in the northern part of Munich, can be reached by train with the S8, exit at Unterföhring. After...

Take a 360° Tour of the Oldest Tent at the Oktoberfest

The Schottenhamel is the oldest and most traditional tent, with the Schottenhamel family being represented at the Oktoberfest since as far back as 1867. Ever...

Oktoberfest 2017: Department of Lost & Found Department

One of the real curiosities for locals at Oktoberfest is watching the “amateur Italians, Aussies, and Brits” lose their mind drinking beer (the Russians, on the other hand, handle it...

COMMENT: Five Oktoberfest Myths You Probably Believe

Cultural Humour from Albert Mooney This is an article about exploding the myths of Oktoberfest, so, by way of introduction, let’s cut straight to myth number one...

The Krinoline is the Oldest Ride at Oktoberfest 2017

MUNICH -- (MunichNOW Oktoberfest) -- A trip to Oktoberfest 2017 wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the historic Krinoline merry-go-round, the fest’s oldest...