Oktoberfest: Germany’s festival is a global tradition, but it is not celebrated everywhere in Germany. Wherever it is, beer and lager are a part of it.
Oktoberfest caught on here when Bavarian immigrants brought it to our shores. It is probably the biggest German import to the US and the rest of the world.
Attracting over a million visitors annually, the Stampede bills itself as "The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth."
Where did Halloween come from? The Roman festival of the dead “Parentalia”, the Celtic holy day of Samhain (sa-wain). Celtic/Gaelic culture?