The original "Oktoberfest" occurred in Munich, on October 18, 1810.
The Munich Oktoberfest, traditionally, takes place during the sixteen days up to
and including the first Sunday in October.
A 16-day festival held each year in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.
Are you kidding me....Oktoberfest stats from 2007
Area: 103.78 acres
Seats in the festival halls: approx. 100,000
Visitors: 6.2 million
Beer: appr. 6,940,600 litres
Chicken: 521,872 units
Pork sausages: 142,253 pairs
Fish: 38,650 kg
Pork knuckles: 58,446 units
Oxen: 104 units,
Toilets: about 980 seated...
and more than 878 meters of urinals.