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Throughout the city
Party Earth Review Over three-and-a-half decades after Munich hosted the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Olympiapark, the park remains an inviting green haven for lovers of the great outdoors. Whether visitors go rollerblading or biking around the perimeter of the lake, swimming in the Olympic pool, or simply strolling through one of the craft ... more
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Party Earth Review Ask any local in Munich where the most extensive nightlife scene is and they’re sure to mention Kunstpark Ost. Once the site of a noodle factory, the massive area has since been transformed into the largest nightlife and entertainment complex in Europe and currently houses around fifty different venues including ... more
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Arts Festival / Music Festival
Combining dance, acrobatics, music, crafts, culinary delights, cabaret, and lots of magic every summer. ... moreVolksfestplatz (Erding, DE) Volksfestplatz 1
Party Earth Review Ideally situated on the edge of a small lake in the Englischer Garten, Seehaus is a traditional beer garden with one of the loveliest settings in town. Its serene location and more intimate size attracts a posher crowd than many of the city’s beer gardens, making it perfect for a peaceful afternoon or evening of good company ... more
The Germans know how to throw a party -- six million people head to Munich annually in the fall to celebrate Oktoberfest, a beer festival that is widely considered the best fair in the world. The festival has spawned thousands of variations ... moreOlympiapark
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Party Earth Review Named for the tall, centuries-old Chinese pagoda rising at its center, Chinese Tower is reportedly the second largest beer garden in the world and can accommodate up to 3,000 guests. Situated in the middle of Englischer Garten, the outdoor bar features row upon row of picnic tables that are regularly flooded with a mix ... more
Inside Englischer Garten
Movies / Outdoor Event
The 2014 TNT Film Open Air movie schedule includes the following films: Jul 22 The Wolf of Wall Street Jul 23 Vaterfreuden Jul 24 The Grand Budapest Hotel Jul 25 Fack Ju Göthe Jul 27 Hectors Reise oder die Suche nach dem Gl ... moreMünchner Königsplatz
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Party Earth Review Directly below the more rambunctious Tijuana Café, The Green Room is an intimate little bar that attracts a low-key but sociable crowd of students and trendy young professionals seeking refuge from the long week by savoring samples from the bar’s extensive cocktail menu. Unusual gold-gilded, curvy designs seem to melt off ... more
Since 1991, the Free & Easy Festival in Munich has been bringing concerts, movies, parties, and more to the Neuhausen-Nymphenburg neighborhood. The event takes place at Backstage, a sprawling complex with both indoor and outdoor spaces ... moreBackstage
Party Earth Review Whether patrons want to eat, drink, or be merry, they’ll find a place to do it at Park Café, a versatile space that offers three different vibes all in one spot. An airy, upscale restaurant serves modern interpretations of classic Bavarian dishes to a mixed crowd of families, students, and business people, while the traditional ... more
Besides its perfect mix of underground cool and posh nightlife, a wide range of attractions ensure a lifetime’s variety of things to do in Munich.
Daytime events and things to do range from shopping to visiting historical landmarks to wandering through the many beautiful parks – particularly the Englischer Garten, the largest city park in Europe.
If chilling outdoors in the endless selection of beer gardens is too staid, visitors will find a shopping oasis that includes numerous stores and boutiques, as well as the massive Fünf Höfe shopping center and the famous Christmas Market in Marienplatz.
And with Olympiapark, grand palaces, historic plazas, and a constantly growing supply of upcoming events, every hour is a happy hour in Munich.
Amazing drink deals? Unpretentious crowds? Karaoke with friends? Dancing all night? Then check out these suggestions from Emma: