The Paisano

Hier kommt Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest attendees pose, drink and dance beneath German state flags. Germany is composed of 16 states. Oktoberfest originated in Bavaria, the largest German state. Courtesy of Austoberfest

Leah Feneley

September 20, 2017

As autumn leaves descend, Oktoberfest descends on San Antonio and the surrounding areas. Oktoberfest is a world-wide celebration of German heritage and the arrival of the fall season. Held annually in Munich–the capital of the German state of Bavaria–Oktoberfest is the world’s largest Volksfes...