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Tenting at the WienerWiesn

Tenting at the WienerWiesn

What better way to ring in the autumn season then by downing frothy beer in massive tumblers, and frolicking to embarrassing music in a tent filled with bosomy dirndls and well-worn Lederhosen?  While the tradition is originally Bavarian, Vienna has adopted their own version of the Oktoberfest, or as the Bavarian natives call it, die […]

Octoberfest: Tradition with A Dark Side

Octoberfest: Tradition with A Dark Side

On Sept. 16, at 12 o’clock sharp, Munich’s Mayor Christian Ude swung his huge wooden mallet in a sidewinder: Once! Twice! Three times! And the spigot bored into the giant beer keg on the platform in the Schottenhamel Festival Tent. “Tap’s op’n ” he shouted out. A roar went up from the crowd as the […]

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