Germans enjoy sports as well as other recreational activities. Soccer is the most common and favorite German sport. Each city and town has their own team that plays on a national level. Germans also enjoy gymnastics, swimming, horseback riding, hiking and handball. In the winter they don't stop being active. They enjoy skiing in the Alps and ice skating too. In late September to early October there is a festival at Oktoberfest, where tons of food is consumed. There are 16 different beer tents at Oktoberfest in Munich. The mayor taps the first keg and says "It is tapped!" in German. Germans also will attend concerts. Around the country there are several castles that draw attention and host many events.