World’s famous beer festival Oktoberfest is canceled due to coronavirus

The Oktoberfest is the world’s largest beer festival which happens in Munich for a period of 16- 18 days starting from mid-September.

As countries slowly, begin to lift up the restrictions, meeting in very large groups remains prohibited. As coronavirus fears continue, the fest seems likely to be canceled to avoid the infection.

According to Reuters, 6 million people visiting the Oktoberfest in Munich every year and generates revenue of more than 1 billion euros to the city.