Tampa, St. Pete ranked in the top 100 U.S. cities for best Oktoberfest celebrations

Posted at 4:58 PM, Sep 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-16 04:22:09-04

Fall is here and so is Oktoberfest! 

Tampa and St. Petersburg were both ranked in the top 100 U.S. cities for the best Oktoberfest experience. 

PHOTOS: Oktoberfest Tampa 2017

WalletHub compared the 100 largest U.S. cities based on 23 indicators of Oktoberfest friendliness and fun. 

Tampa was rated the 7th best city in America for Oktoberfest, and St. Pete was ranked 63rd. 

The original Oktoberfest can be traced back to the early 19th century in Munich, Germany.

Since then, cities across the United States celebrate the festival of German heritage.


Source: WalletHub