Love beer? Love festivals? Love writing? Then keep reading.
If you have a been to a festival recently, then now is the time to start writing about it, as TNT are holding a blog competition, in which the lucky winner will receive a six-day trip for two in Germany for the opening weekend of their The Munich Beer Festival, Oktoberfest 2013. It is one of the most famous events, and the world's largest fair. The festival lasts for sixteen days and runs from the large park in the centre of town is transformed into a massive party ground, Oompah bands, funfair rides, market stalls selling traditional German cuisine, and lots and lots of beer. If you win, you will stay at the legendary Thalkirchen Campsite and be able to watch the opening ceremony on 18th September, visit Dachau concentration camp, and the Andechs Monastery.
Your two-hundred word blog entry can be about any kind of festival: music, comedy, art, literary, etc, but must start with the words: "I never knew a festival…" To get an idea about the competition you face, you can see other entries here.