In Pictures: Oktoberfest beer festival 2013 in Munich Germany
Millions of beer drinkers from around the world have descended on the beer tents of Munich to celebrate Oktoberfest 2013 in Munich Germany. The town's mayor Christian Ude launched festival at 12pm in the Schottenhamel-tent by tapping the first barrel of beer with the traditional "O'zapft is!" ("It's tapped!").