When is Oktoberfest? This Year’s Dates

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Wondering when Oktoberfest is taking place in 2023, and when opening hours are? This post will tell you everything you need to know!

Munich Oktoberfest 2023 Dates

The 188th edition of Oktoberfest is scheduled to take place from September 16 to October 3, 2023.

Munich Oktoberfest Hours

So now that you’ve finished tackling the question of “where is Oktoberfest in Munich” and how to get there, now’s the time to sort out the hours (so you know just how long you have to get those beers in).

Oktoberfest dates and hours:

According to the official Oktoberfest website, the opening hours are as follows:

Beer Serving Hours

  • Opening day 12.00 noon – 10.30 pm
  • Weekdays 10.00 am – 10.30 pm
  • Saturday, Sunday & holiday 09.00 am – 10.30 pm
  • Daily closing hour 12.30 am ‘Käfers Wiesnschänke’ and ‘Weinzelt’ open until 1.00 am

Opening hours of stalls

  • Opening day 10.00 am – midnight
  • Monday – Thursday 10 am – 11.30 pm
  • Friday 10.00 am – 12.00 midnight
  • Saturday 9 am – midnight
  • Sunday 9 am – 11.30 pm

*’Käfers Wiesnschänke’ and ‘Weinzelt’ open until 1.00 am

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