Munich Starkbierfest 2020: Important Dates, Locations & Where to Booze Up!

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It’s the messiest time of the year folks – Starkbier season is back and we are already stocking up on headache tablets.

Starting this weekend, breweries around the city will be celebrating the wonders of face-melting Starkbier through their respective Starkbierfest celebrations. So, where can you celebrate Starkbierfest in the city? Here’s a quick guide.

Paulaner am Nockherberg Starkbierfest

**** POSTPONED FOR 2020 **** Click here for more info

Well let’s start with the obvious shall we? The most famous Starkbierfest in Munich takes place at the Paulaner am Nockherberg, where plenty of bench-dancing and Sweet Caroline await. They’ve been celebrating Starkbierfest every year here since 1870, so they definitely know what they’re doing… the Paulaner monks did pioneer the whole Starkbier thing, after all!

Festivities kick off here after the famous Starkbierantisch on March 11, so if musical/political roasts are your thing, keep an eye out for that!

When: March 13 – April 5, 2020 Postponed until a later date in 2020

Where: Paulaner am Nockherberg, Hochstr. 77

Tickets: €13.50 including a €11.50 credit for beverages. More info here

Löwenbräukeller Starkbierfest

Triumphator fans, unite! The Löwenbräukeller will once again be decked out for Starkbierfest shenanigans starting this weekend, with plenty of beer a flowin’ every weekend until the end of the month. Check their official website here for more info.

When: Thursdays to Saturdays from March 6 – March 28, 2020, 6pm onwards

Where: Löwenbräukeller, Nymphenburger Str. 2

Tickets: 5 euros. Click here for more info.

Augustiner-Keller Starkbierfest

Looking to slurp on some sweet, sweet Maximator? Starkbierfest at Augustiner-Keller (Munich’s oldest brewery) has you covered! Live music and drunken debauchery await.

When: Thursday – Saturdays throughout February 23 – April 3, 2020

Where: Augustiner-Keller, Arnulfstr. 52

Tickets: Click here for more details