Oktoberfest originated in Germany, but now the beer fest is celebrated around the world!
With only two blows of his hammer and a cry of "O'zapft is" - "It's Tapped" - Munich Mayor Christian Ude inserted the first tap into the first keg as Oktoberfest opened Saturday.
RecommendedRecent Facebook Activity
Only On 7
ABC7 is giving you MORE news in your afternoons with an extra hour, an hour earlier! Join ABC7's Leon Harris and Alison Starling for what's trending in your community and world. Every weekday afternoon at 4pm right after "The Queen Latifah Show" at 3pm on ABC7.