A Beerless Oktoberfest Amongst Trained Fleas – Podcast and Video
As I left the Oktoberfest midway a sign grabbed my attention. I had to read it twice as it was in German. I never believed there was such a thing. I had heard about it and read about it, but I had never seen one and had never known anyone who had. I bought a ticket. It cost 5 Marks.
I was led into a tiny amphitheater and took my place back row center. Actually, even there, I was only about ten feet from the stage.
Watch the video:When we first did this story, the Mathes Flea Circus was about to close due to the health of its owner. But now it has returned.