Get ready for a celebration of German culture and traditions as the Oktoberfest comes to Vietnam this year! According to Reuters News Agency, the event in Ho Chi Minh city has been ranked among the top 10 Oktoberfests outside of Munich, Germany, and is expected to draw a large number of visitors.
Here are some key takeaways:
- Oktoberfest comes to Vietnam with German Business Association co-hosting.
- Ho Chi Minh City event at Windsor Plaza Hotel, Hanoi event at JW Marriott Hotel.
- Expect live music, beer, German cuisine, and over 2,500 guests in Hanoi.
Location and Dates of the Oktoberfest in Vietnam
Under the patronage of the German Embassy in Hanoi and the German Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh city, the German Business Association (GBA) is co-hosting the event with its 164 German member corporations. The Oktoberfest in Ho Chi Minh city will take place at the Windsor Plaza Hotel from October 10-11 and October 14-18, while the event in Hanoi will be held at the JW Marriott Hotel on October 23-24.
What to Expect at the Oktoberfest in Vietnam?
“This year’s Oktoberfest Hanoi is promising to be even bigger and more exciting and we expect on both event days a sold out event with more than 2,500 guests”, says Elmar Dutt, GBA Chairman. Visitors can look forward to rock hits and popular Bavarian folk music, beer toasting, and dancing, creating an authentic atmosphere reminiscent of the massive beer halls of the original Oktoberfest in Munich.
The event will feature delicious German cuisine, premium imported German brews, and live performances from the band “Gaukis Bavaria” in Ho Chi Minh city and the “Anton Showband” in Hanoi. Experience the full flavor of Germany’s largest cultural event in Vietnam this October and don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity!