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The royal wedding that inspired Oktoberfest

10 monthes ago   |   By Royal Central

The beer tents have been put away, the dancing is done and nearly all of the hangovers have faded. Oktoberfest, the huge beer and folk festival that takes over Munich for several weeks in early autumn, has come to a close just days ahead of a special anniversary. For October 12th is rather important for Oktoberfest. For on that date in 1810 a spectacular royal wedding took place and to celebrate a huge party was held in Munich which was so much fun, it happened all over again next year.
The happy couple in question would end up as King and Queen of Bavaria although the bride had come close...
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