Author: Aurore Augizeau
The Oktoberfest Barcelona is a famous event which takes place in Fira Barcelona Montjuïc’s Plaza Universo, next to Barcelona’s Plaza España from the 3rd of October until the 13th. The access is totally free!
6000m2 of space is available under the main tent in which you can book a table on the official website of the Oktoberfest Barcelona. A VIP area is also available with an exclusive service what include Oktoberfest Barcelona menus with combined sausages, 1 pint of Paulaner OktoberfestBier beer for 8 people.
During the entire event, you can enjoy the music of DJs and live bands while enjoying a beer and the Bavarian cuisine in a festive atmosphere.
On the 3rd of Octobre at 5pm, in the main tent of the Oktoberfest Barcelona, the traditional official opening ceremony of the 8th edition takes place. It proceeds to the opening of the barrel what begin the 11 days of celebration of the Oktoberfest Barcelona.
Moreover, a competition of typical Bavarian costumes is organised. There are two categories, one for the female “Dirndl” category and another for the male “Lederhosen” category. To participate, participants must arrive on the stage of the main tent of the event on October 3 from 7pm to 8pm dressed in their most beautiful costume. The person with the most beautiful typical Oktoberfest costume per category will be selected by the jury and will win in a VIP table on Sunday 13th October, with tasting of the Bavarian cuisine for 8 people.
Oktoberfest in Barcelona is an event not to be missed, enjoy it!