Photo Story: Oktoberfest 2014

The 181-th Oktoberfest in Munich starts on September 20 and lasts till October 5. The organisers expect around 6 M visitors to attend world's largest beer festival. 

A million people attended the legendary festival over the first weekend weekend, consuming a million one-litre beers and tens of thousands of bratwurst and roast chickens, according to organisers.

Last year, the event attracted 6.4 million visitors who downed 6.7 M litres of beer and ate more than 114 oxen. The number of consumed roast chickens and bratwurst was hard to estimate.

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German models, TV personalities and celebrities pose during the `Dirndlgipfel' (Dirndl Summit) in front of the main entrance of the Oktoberfest 2014 in Munich.

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