Annual Munich Oktoberfest Ends After 6 Million Visitors Drink Almost 7 Million Liters of Beer
Description:The annual Oktoberfest came to a close for the 179th time with the traditional gun salute after more than six million people drank over 6 million liters of beer and ate 116 oxen at the world's largest beer festival in the Bavarian capital Munich.
With many visitors intoxicated before noon, the large alcohol consumption can sometimes mean trouble.
The official "Oktoberfest Mass glass mug" weighs 1.35 kilograms, according to the souvenir shop selling them at 8.5 euros.
This year's beer party dr(1:15)