Circus and cabaret are celebrated in fine style once again this year at the annual Winter Tollwood Festival in Munich.
Now in its twentieth year, the festival sees a variety of acts from all over the world descend on the huge tented village which springs up at the city”s Theresienwiese between November 26th and December 31st.
The event sees more than a million visitors drawn in every year, as it unravels is energetic and dynamic programme of performances, culinary delights and even a seasonal Christmas market.
Many local celebrities and old favourites are a key part of the appeal, as visitors from far and wide try to catch a glimpse of some famous faces.
On New Year”s Eve, the final crescendo of the festival celebrates the ringing out of the old year and the coming of the new with live bands, DJs and huge parties revelling long into the night.
Munich is also home to another of the biggest and best festivals in the world, Oktoberfest, which sees millions of people come to the city to drink copious amounts of beer, the export for which the area is probably most famous.
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