Brazil’s largest beer celebration is held annually since 1984 in Blumenau, located in Itajai Valley (Vale do Itajaí) in Santa Catarina state in southern Brazil. During the festival days there are plenty of events in traditional German style of the October Fest festival in Munich Germany. Blumenau’s events are considered to be the biggest beer events in the world after Munich’s big festival.
Blumenau, that was settled by German immigrants preserves the German tradition and hosts more than 500,000 locals and guests every year. During the festival like every year, hotel rooms are in high demand with surging prices during festival days. Therefore, it is highly recommended to book lodging accommodations ahead of time to enjoy preferable, better rates.
In addition to the beer, the city’s guests enjoy wonderful parties, parades, fine traditional food, live music shows, traditional costume dances, entertainment shows and everything under German influence. The Blumenau Oktoberfest offers visitors fine beer, festive joy and unforgettable cultural experiences.
The festival’s program, venue, artists lineup information, shows time / schedule of events, how to get, FAQ etc. is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.