It's that time of year again, the festival summer is just around the corner. Germany is known worldwide for its vibrant and diverse festival culture. Every year, millions of people flock to a wide variety of events to celebrate music, art and community. From gigantic rock events to intimate electronic parties, the German festival scene offers something for every taste. In 2024, we can once again expect numerous highlights that will delight music lovers and culture vultures alike. In this blog, we present the 14 biggest and most exciting festivals in Germany in 2024 that you absolutely must not miss and provide you with the best tips for your festival visit. Immerse yourself in the colorful world of festivals with us and let yourself be carried away by the unique atmosphere of these events.

The 14 best festivals in Germany 2024 at a glance

  1. Rock am Ring & Rock im Park
  2. Nature One
  3. Fusion Festival
  4. Parookaville
  5. Wacken Open Air
  6. Splash! Festival
  7. Hurricane & Southside Festival
  8. Melt Festival
  9. Deichbrand
  10. SunMoonStars
  11. MS Dockville
  12. Lollapalooza Berlin
  13. Summerjam
  14. Juicy Beats

Germany's festival culture

Festival culture in Germany has developed strongly over the decades and has taken an important place in the country's cultural landscape. Starting with the first major open-air festivals in the 1970s, the events have continued to evolve. Today, festivals are not only places for music and entertainment, but also important social meeting places that promote cultural exchange and shared experiences.

What makes the German festival scene unique?
The German festival scene is characterized by its diversity and quality. Many festivals are internationally renowned and attract visitors from all over the world. In addition, the organization is often very good, with modern infrastructures, high safety standards and a wide range of activities in addition to the music.

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The biggest festivals in Germany in 2024 in detail

Rock am Ring & Rock im Park

Location: Nürburgring, Nürburg, Rhineland-Palatinate (Rock am Ring) & Zeppelinfeld Nuremberg, Bavaria (Rock im Park)
Date: June 07 - 09, 2024
Genre: Rock, Metal
Camping: Optional

Man celebrating at the Rock am Ring Festival

Rock am Ring and Rock im Park are two of the best-known and most traditional festivals in Germany, which have built up a legendary reputation over the years. Both festivals offer you the unique opportunity to experience top acts from all over the world in an impressive atmosphere. Rock am Ring, which takes place at the Nürburgring, and Rock im Park, which is held at the same time in Nuremberg, are characterized by their huge stages, excellent sound quality and enthusiastic festival community. Whether you're a die-hard rock fan or just want to enjoy the incredible festival atmosphere, these festivals offer you an unforgettable experience full of energy and musical highlights.

Tickets & prices

Rock am Ring

Rock in the Park

Line-up for Rock am Ring

Please note that the artists at Rock im Park are the same, the timetable will just be different.

STAGE FRIDAY, 06/07 SUNDAY, 08.06. SUNDAY, 09.06.
UTOPIA STAGE QUERBEAT
GUANO APES
ROYAL BLOOD
ENTER SHIKARI
DROPKICK MURPHYS
QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE
THE DOCTORS
AGAINST THE CURRENT
THE INTERRUPTERS
DONOTS
ELECTRIC CALLBOY
BILLY TALENT
GREEN DAY
H-BLOCKX
LEONIDS
MADSEN
WANDA
KRAFTKLUB
MÅNESKIN
MANDORA STAGE FIT FOR KING
ASINHELL
BETONTOD
†††† (CROSSES)
KERRY KING
KREATOR
BEARTOOTH
AVEGED SEVENFOLD
THE LAST INTERNATIONALE
311
DOGSTAR
ROYAL REPUBLIC
PENDULUM
BABYMETAL
MARSIMOTO
BROILERS
ATREYU
OF MICE & MEN
THY ART IS MURDER
POLYPHIA
WHILE SHE SLEEPS
MACHINE HEAD
COREY TAYLOR
PARKWAY DRIVE
ORBIT STAGE INDECENT BEHAVIOR
JAMES AND THE COLD GUN
CEMETRY SUN
WARGASM
SCENE QUEEN
SKINDRED
NECK DEEP
SONDA SCHOOL
DESCENDENTS
PENNYWISE
SCHIMMERLING
THE SCRATCH
PINKSHIFT
KVELERTAK
L.S. DUNES
UNDEROATH
TEAM SHIT
ANTILOPEN GANG
TRETTMANN
BLACKOUT PROBLEMS
HERIOT
HANABIE
COUNTERPARTS
LANDMVRKS
FEAR FACTORY
BIOHAZARD
HATEBREED
BODY COUNT FT. ICE-T

How to get there

Rock am Ring
The Nürburgring is easily accessible both by car and by public transport. There are special shuttle buses from the nearest train station, Adenau, which go directly to the festival site.

Rock in the Park
The festival site in Nuremberg is easy to reach by car and offers ample parking facilities. Public transport is also well developed, with special shuttle buses from Nuremberg Central Station.

Nature One

Location: Pydna missile base, Kastellaun, Rhineland-Palatinate
Date: August 01 - 04, 2024
Genre: Techno, EDM, Hardstyle
Camping: Yes, required with ticket purchase

Nature One is one of the largest electronic music festivals in Europe and takes place on a former rocket base, which gives the event an extraordinary atmosphere. Here you can immerse yourself in the world of electronic sounds and experience everything from international top DJs to underground artists on numerous stages and floors. The combination of an impressive location and thrilling music makes Nature One a unique experience that you shouldn't miss. Let yourself be carried away by the energy of the crowds and the spectacular light shows and enjoy a weekend full of dancing and ecstasy.

Tickets & prices

Line-up & highlights

STAGE FRIDAY, August 02 SUNDAY, 03.08.
OPEN AIR FLOOR ACINA
ANTUNEZ & AMAZE
ESKEI83
LARI LUKE
MARTIN HØGER
NEELIX
PAUL VAN DYK
ALL COLORS
BEN HEMSLEY
BENNETT
DJ DAG
KÖLSCH
MARKUS SCHULZ
MAUSIO
NATURE ONE INC.
PLASTIC FUNK
CENTURY CIRCUS A.D.H.S
BOYS NOIZE
CHARLOTTE DE WITTE
KLAUDIA GAWLAS
SHLØMO
TRYM
ADAM BEYER
ALIGNMENT
AMELIE LENS
LILLY PALMER
ONYVAA
PAPPENHEIMER
PETER PAHN
REINIER ZONNEVELD
SARA LANDRY
HOME BASE AKA AKA
BABOR
FORMAT:B
JOHANNES KLEIN
JULIET SIKORA
LOVRA
MROHS
ALEX BREITLING
ALICIA HAHN
DOMINIK EULBERG
MARC ROMBOY B2B TIMO MAAS
MOONBOOTICA
SKALA
SUPER FLU
TOM NOVY
TUBE & BERGER FEAT. FRANKY KLASSEN
CLASSICAL TERMINAL CHARLY LOWNOISE
DA HOOL
JUDGE JULES
MIJK VAN DIJK
SUNSHINE LIVE DJ TEAM
WOODY VAN EYDEN
DJ TOYAX
JOHAN GIELEN
TELLA 2XLC
DIVER
TOM WAX
TOMCRAFT
WESTBAM
SYNDICATE ZONE ACT OF RAGE
DEADLY GUNS VS. NAMARA
DELUZION
DRS
E-FORCE
KORSAKOFF
MANIFEST DESTINY
MISS K8
N-VITRAL VS. BARBER
RVAGE
THA WATCHER
BULLETPROOF
CRYOGENIC VS. TRESPASSED
D-FENCE VS. ANIME
JULIËX
KILLSHOT
LEXXY CHAINS
MAD DOG
NOLZ
NOSFERATU
SEFA
SUB SONIK
TESFY
VISHY

There are also 17 other club floors on the site, which are hosted by clubs from all over Germany and even Europe.

How to get there

Nature One takes place at the Pydna rocket base in Kastellaun and is best reached by car. However, there are also shuttle buses from the nearest train stations such as Koblenz.

Fusion Festival

Location: Müritz Airpark, Lärz, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania
Date: June 26 - 30, 2024
Genre: Electronic, techno, house, psytrance
Camping: Yes, required with ticket purchase

The Fusion is more than just a music festival - it is a cultural utopia that combines art, music and political awareness. On the grounds of an old military airfield in Lärz, you can experience a diverse program of electronic music, theater, performance and installations. The special community and creative environment make Fusion a place of free thought and experience. Here you can develop freely, meet new people and enjoy a unique festival experience that goes far beyond the usual.

Tickets & prices

A festival ticket for the whole weekend with camping costs 220€ (incl. taxes and 10€ garbage deposit). You can also buy an XL camper ticket for 60€ and/or an island car ticket for 40€.

Line-up & highlights

The Fusion line-up has not yet been announced. In previous years, you have been able to experience artists such as AnnenMayKantereit, Gregor Tresher and LENI live here.

How to get there

The Fusion Festival in Lärz is best reached by car or train. There are shuttle buses from Neustrelitz train station that will take you directly to the festival site.

Parookaville

Location: Airport Weeze, NRW
Date: July 19 - 21, 2024
Genre: EDM, Electronic
Camping: Optional

Stage at Parookaville

Parookaville is a huge electronic music festival that comes to life as a fictional city and offers you an unforgettable adventure. With elaborately designed stages and a variety of activities away from the music, you will be immersed in a world full of magic and surprises. International star DJs provide the right background music while you dance and party in this unique environment. Parookaville offers you a perfect mix of music, art and entertainment and is a must for all festival enthusiasts.

Tickets & prices

For Parookaville you can buy day tickets as well as weekend tickets with or without camping. There are also special camping packages for those who don't want to spend the night in a tent in the middle of all the other festival visitors. All prices that include camping are subject to a €10 garbage deposit. For more tickets and information you can visit the Parookaville Ticketshop.

  • Day tickets: A day ticket for Friday costs €129, for Saturday €149 and for Sunday €119. Or you can buy a combi-ticket for Saturday + Sunday for €219.
  • Weekend tickets (without camping): The regular ticket costs €249 and the VIP ticket €389 for the whole weekend without camping.
  • Weekend tickets (with camping): The regular ticket costs €339 and the VIP ticket €479 for the whole weekend including camping.
  • Special camping packages: The special camper packages range from caravans, tipis, bunkhouses and friendship camps. Depending on your choice, these can be booked for 2-8 people and prices range from €1,099 - €3,175.
  • Add-ons: You can book add-ons such as Early Camp Access or parking passes for €10 - €30, depending on the add-on.

Line-up & highlights

STAGE Thursday, July 18 FRIDAY, 19.07. SUNDAY, 20.07. SUNDAY, 21.07.
MAINSTAGE - DIMITRI VEGAS & LIKE MIKE
OLIVER HELDENS
TIMMY TRUMPET
JUICY M
MADDIX
MC HAITS
OBS
SHOWTEK
WILL SPARKS
YELLOW CLAW
ARMIN VAN BUUREN
KSHMR
ROBIN SCHULZ
STEVE AOKI
W&W
DON DIABLO
FELIX JAEHN
HARDWELL
PAUL KALKBRENNER
JOHN NEWMAN
LARI LUKE
MC HAITS
NEELIX
TUJAMO
ZERB
BILL'S FACTORY - CASSÖ
DAVID PUENTEZ
FAST BOY
DISTURBED BUT HORNY
HARRIS & FORD
JOEL CORRY
MARTEN HØRGER
MARTIN SOLVEIG
MOGUAI
TOPIC & FRIENDS
TWOCOLORS
ATMOZFEARS & SOUND RUSH PRES. 2△1
BRENNAN HEART
COONE
D-BLOCK & S-TE-FAN
DA TWEEKAZ
DR. PEACOCK
DROPIXX
JEBROER
MAXTREME
MC DL
SHOWTEK
SUB ZERO PROJECT
TEKNOCLASH
TESFY
VILLAIN
SCOOTER
ALEXANDER MARCUS
PRESSURE AIR
HBZ
KLEEFSE TÖN
SKI AGGU
TEKNOCLASH
TREAM
CLOUD FACTORY - ANGERFIST
AVERSION
BROKEN ELEMENT
DEADLY GUNS (THUNDER IN PARADISE LIVE)
DIMITRI K
DUAL DAMAGE
IMPERATOZ (LIVE)
MC LIVID
MISS K8
MIXTUREZ
N-VITRAL
REBELION
ROOLER
SEFA
THE PURGE
WARFACE
999999999
CHARLIE SPARKS
CLOUDY
I HATE MODELS
JOHANNES SCHUSTER
NICO MORENO
REWI
ABOVE & BEYOND
AARON HIBELL
ANEMÉ
BENJAMIN R
COSMIC GATE
CHRISTOPH
GUISEPPE OTTAVIANI
KOROLOVA
PRETTY PINK
POWER PLANT - ANDROMEDIK
AUTODRIVE
BADFELLA
BARELY ALIVE
DAN LEE
DIMENSION
DIRTYPHONICS
EPTIC
ESKEI83
KOVEN
LUUDE
MAKLA
MODESTEP
RAY VOLPE
SEKULA
CYRIL
D.T.E
DASTIC
FLORIS VAN ORANJE
LUNAX
MARIANA BO
MIKE WILLIAMS
PAJANE
POLTERGEIST
QUINTINO
SAM FELDT
TUJAMO
YUNG FELIX
AUDIOTRICZ
DJ ISAAC
LNY TNZ
LOST IDENTITY
OLIVER MAGENTA
OUTSIDERS
TEKNOCLASH
TIMBO & THIS CHRIS
TNT
YAMATOMAYA
TIME LAB - ALFRED HEINRICHS
BENNETT
THE BROTHERS BRETT
KOMACASPER
KXXMA
MACON
NUSHA
SARAZAR
SONNY WERN
ZEUZ
CHARLY LOWNOISE
DA HOOL
DJRAW (FKA DUNE)
FEDDE LE GRAND
LEXY & K-PAUL
MOONBOOTICA
PAUL ELSTAK
SPECIAL D.
THE DISCO BOYS
TOM NOVY
TUBE & BERGER
YVES V
BRANDON
CREEDS
JEROME
LE SHUUK
MARK BALE
NEPTUNICA
NOEL HOLLER
ÖWNBOSS
PLASTIK FUNK
VIZE
DESERT VALLEY STAGE W&W
ANDREW RAYEL
AXMO
BEN NICKY
BRANDON
RAVE REPUBLIC
STVW
AC SLATER
CURBI
GORDO
JOHN SUMMIT
LOVRA
ODD MOB
SLASHY DISCO
TCHAMI
ARMAND VAN HELDEN
CHRISTOPHER BONGARD
HANNAH LAING
HUGEL
KREAM
SONNY FODERA
TOBY ROMEO
DRUMCOMPLEX
HI-LO
LILLY PALMER
LUSU
MAUSIO
SPACE 92
BRAINWASH - BIG MIKE COLONIA
CAT BALLOU
EVIL JARED & KROGI
MO-TORRES
MONEY BOY
PINK POMS
TEAM RYTHMUSGYMNASTICS
TEDDY-O
$ONO$ CLIQ
EKO FRESH
FRIZZO
GREENBELT ROSES
KAMPING KITCH CLUB
MILJÖ
TEAM RHYTHM GYMNASTICS
WILDECKER HERZBUBEN
AMARU
DOMENICO ANZALDI
HEINO
JAN-CHRISTIAN ZELLER
JULIAN SOMMER
KNALLBLECH
MOLA
NIKLAS DEE & LUCA-DANTE SPADAFORA
CASA BACARDI ALEXANDER SOM
DAMIEN N-DRIX
DJ LICIOUS
FELIX KRÖCHER
GIGO 'N' MIGO
PHIL FULDNER
YOUNOTUS
C-BLACK
DJ MAD & DJ ZACARI
RADIO SABOR SOUNDSYSTEM
SYDI GONZALES & MC ERNESTOO
URBAN O
VAL
WOLFFMAN & MC ME
AFROVIBRATIONS
BOMBA LATINA
CACTUS VIBES
DELAM INT.
JUGGLERZ
KYBBA
ZOLA
AFRO BROS
FRANCISCO
JUIZZED
LOLO SACE
VD SOUNDSYSTEM
CUPRA WACKY SHACK - AVAION
DAN LEE
DANNIC
ESKEI83
GUZ
LOVRA
MARTEN LOU
MAX BERING
MEROW
ODD MOB
PHAKE
DAVE REPLAY
DHALI
HUGEL
LAURA VAN DAM
LOST IDENTITY
MIKE WILLIAMS
MR. BELT & WEZOL
SAM COLLINS
SLASHY DISCO
TUJAMO
ANGIE MILL
CHICO ROSE
JUICY M
JUST_US
SETH HILLS
TEENAGE MUTANTS
HUNTER GIGANT - DENNIS REIF
WANKELMUT
- GRIMIX
PENNY DJ TOWER ADAPTIV
BASSJACKERS
CHRIS EL GRECO
DAVID HERRLICH
DAVID PUENTEZ
DOMINIK KOISMEYER
JAN-CHRISTIAN ZELLER
JULIAN JORDAN
LOST IDENTITY
LUM!X
MAX BERING
OLIVER MAGENTA
EMPRA
JVRDY
STERNBUSH
BASSMASSAGE
DIRK SIEDHOFF
DMNK
JASMIN BLUST
MBP
ZEITGEIST

How to get there

Parookaville takes place at Weeze Airport, which is easy to reach by car. There are also direct train connections and shuttle buses from Weeze train station.

Wacken Open Air

Location: Wacken Open Air Infield, Schleswig-Holstein
Date: July 31 - August 03, 2024
Genre: Metal, Rock
Camping: Yes, required with ticket purchase

Audience at the Wacken Open Air

Wacken Open Air is the ultimate Mekka for metal fans worldwide. This festival, which takes place in a small village in Schleswig-Holstein, attracts tens of thousands of visitors every year who want to experience the best metal bands in the world. The unique atmosphere, the mix of legendary acts and newcomers and the intense community of metalheads make Wacken an incomparable experience. Here you can feel the power and energy of metal up close and immerse yourself in a world of loud music and pure passion for a weekend.

Tickets & prices

Tickets for the Wacken Open Air 2024 cost €333 and were sold out after just 4.5 minutes. However, there are still a few tickets available on ticket exchanges.

If you want to experience the Wacken United Area, the backstage area of the festival, up close, there are still various tickets available:

  • 4-day ticket: 333€
  • Day ticket Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or Saturday: 111€
  • Day ticket Thursday: 111€
  • Day ticket Friday: 111€
  • Day ticket Saturday: 111€

You can also take out ticket insurance for between €1.90 - €19.90. The higher the insurance, the higher the ticket price that is insured.

Line-up & highlights

The exact schedule for the festival has not yet been finalized, but below you will find an alphabetical list of all artists performing at Wacken Open Air this year:

  • A: ACCEPT, ALCATRAZZ, ALLIGATOAH, AMON AMARTH, ANKOR, APRIL ART, ARCHAIC, ARCHITECTS, ARMORED SAINT, AS EVERYTHING UNFOLDS, ASAGRAUM, ASENBLUT, ASROCK, AVANTASIA, AXEL RUDI PELL, AEONIK
  • B: BARONESS, BEAST IN BLACK, BEASTO BLANCO, BEHEMOTH, BETONTOD, BLAAS OF GLORY, BLACK SABBITCH, BLACK TOOTH, BLACKBRIAR, BLIND CHANNEL, BLIND GUARDIAN, BLUES PILLS, BOKASSA, BRUTUS, BÜLENT CEYLAN, BURY TOMORROW, BUTCHER BABIES
  • C: CHERIE CURRIE, CHUAN-TZU, CORVUS CORAX, CRADLE OF FILTH, CRISIX, CRYSTAL VIPER
  • D: DEAR MOTHER, DEIMOS DAWN, DIE HABENICHTSE, DOKKEN, DRAGONFORCE, DRONE
  • E: EINHERJER, EMBRYONIC AUTOPSY, EMIL BULLS, ENDSTILLE, EQUILIBRIUM, EVILE, EXTRABREIT, EXUMER
  • F: FEUERSCHWANZ, FIDDLER'S GREEN, FLESHLESS ENTITY, FLOGGING MOLLY, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, FUTURE PALACE
  • G: GAUPA, GENE SIMMONS, GIRLSCHOOL
  • H: HALF ME, HEIDEVOLK, HELLRIPPER, HIRAX, HITTEN
  • I: IGNEA, IN EXTREMO, INCANTATION, INFECTED UNION, INFO, INHERITED, INSOMNIUM
  • J: JAYA THE CAT, JESUS PIECE, JET JAGUAR, JOHN COFFEY, JUNGLE ROT
  • K: KARABINER, KASCK, KK'S PRIEST, KNORKATOR, KOENIX, KORN, KUPFERGOLD
  • L: LIV KRISTINE
  • M: MASSIVE WAGONS, MAYHEM, MESSIAH, METAKLAPA, MISERY OATH, MISTER MISERY, MOTIONLESS IN WHITE, MR. BIG
  • N: NACHTBLUT, NECROTTED
  • O: OBJECTOR, OOMPH!, OPETH
  • P: PADDY AND THE RATS, PAIN, PARAMENA, PERSEFONE, PHANTOM EXCALIVER, PLANET OF ZEUS, PORTRAIT, PREY FOR NOTHING, PRIMAL FEAR, PRIMORDIAL
  • R: RAGE, RAVEN, RED FANG, ROBSE
  • S: S.D.I, SCORPIONS, SEBASTIAN BACH, SHREDHEAD, SICK OF IT ALL, SKELETAL REMAINS, SKILTRON, SKYLINE, SOIL, SONATA ARCTICA, SOURCE OF RAGE, SPIRITBOX, SUNKEN STATE, SUZI QUATRO, SVARTSOT, SCHWARTZHEIM, SWEET
  • T: TANKARD, TESTAMENT, TEXTURES, THE 69 EYES, THE AMITY AFFLICTION, THE BABOON SHOW, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, THE DARKNESS, THE WARNING, THYRFING, TRAGEDY, TRELLDOM, TRI STATE CORNER
  • U: UADA, ULI JON ROTH, UNLEASH THE ARCHERS
  • V: VAN CANTO, VANAHEIM, VARANG NORD, VIO-LENCE, VOGELFREY, VREID
  • W: WALKWAYS, WASTED LANDS, WATAIN, WHITECHAPEL, WOLF
  • X: XANDRIA
  • Z: ZEBRAHEAD

How to get there

Wacken is located in Schleswig-Holstein and is best reached by car or train. Shuttle buses run regularly from the nearest train station, Itzehoe, to the festival site.

Splash! Festival

Location: FERROPOLIS - City of Iron, Gräfenhainichen, Saxony-Anhalt
Date: July 04 - 06, 2024
Genre: Hip hop, rap
Camping: Optional

The Splash! Festival is the largest hip-hop and rap festival in Germany and offers you an impressive mix of international and national artists. In the extraordinary setting of Ferropolis, the "city of iron", you can dance to the beats of your favorite artists and enjoy the unique atmosphere. The Splash! is known for its relaxed and peaceful atmosphere and the opportunity to discover new talent and immerse yourself in hip-hop culture. Hot rhythms, cool moves and an unforgettable festival experience await you here.

Tickets & prices

For this year's Splash! Festival you can purchase tickets in different categories. Weekend tickets cost between €209.95 and €399.90 in phase 4 of ticket sales. These tickets give you access to the campsite and the festival grounds. Day tickets for Thursday, Friday or Saturday cost €99.95, giving you access to the festival site only on the day you have booked. A day ticket for the pre-party is available for just €44.95.
You can also book some add-ons for cars or campervans.

Line-up & highlights

  • PRE PARTY: TRIPPIE REDD, KOOL SAVAS, PAULA HARTMANN, CELO & ABDI, MAIYA THE DON
  • Thursday, 04. JULY 2024: SHIRIN DAVID, GUNNA, OFFSETT, D-BLOG EUROPE, 2LADE, ANSU, BABY B3NS, BABYJOY, BANGERFABRIQUE, BEYAZZ, DIGGIDANIEL, FREDDISSON, GLENGANG 030, HANNA NOIR, JAZZEK, JOOST, LEN, LEVIN LIAM, MEHNERSMOOS, NIZI19, ODUMODUBLVCK, OG LU, RITTER LEAN, SAINTÉ, SEXYY RED, STRANDZ, TEMRY DJ, UNRELEASED BERLIN, WA22ERMANN
  • FRIDAY, 05. JULY 2024: PLAYBOI CARTI, CHIEF KEEF, JUJU, DESTROY LONELY, SECRET ACT, BLANCO, BOONDAWG, CITY MORGUE, DLTLLY, ELA, ERROR, FANNY, FLAVIO, GIANNI SUAVE, GOLA GIANNI, HOMIXIDE GANG, JORDAN WARD, LANCEY FOUX, MAIKEL, MARA, MARYAM. FYI, MURDA, OG KEEMO, OMG, PA69, RO$C, SOULY, SYMBA, TEEZO TOUCHDOWN, TIACORINE, TOM HENGST, TUA
  • SAM DAY, 06. JULY 2024: 21 SAVAGE, RIN, PASHANIM, 01099, AK AUSSERKONTROLLE, AOB, AUDIO88 & YASSIN, BAD BOY CHILLER CREW, BILLA JOE, DANTE YN, DINA AYADA, ELIAS, FLO MILLI, FLORENTINA, HARDCANDY (DJ CRINGEY & TOXIC MAMI), IKKIMEL, JPEGMAFIA, KENNY MASON, KID KAPRI, KLEINE CRACK+SLAGTER, LGOONY, MARNELE, MOÉ, MORITZ & FRIENDS, NOIZY, NYA POLO, RICH AMIRI, SHOKI DJ, SOSA LA M, YOUNG NUDY, YUNGPALO

How to get there

The Splash! Festival in Ferropolis is best reached by train to Dessau or Gräfenhainichen station. From there, shuttle buses will take you directly to the festival site.

Hurricane & Southside Festival

Location: Eichenring, Scheeßel, Lower Saxony (Hurricane) & take-off GewerbePark, Neuhausen ob Eck, Baden-Württemberg (Southside)
Date: June 21 - 23, 2024
Genre: Rock, indie, pop
Camping: Yes, required with weekend ticket purchase

Stage and fans at night at the Hurricane

The Hurricane Festival and its sister event, the Southside Festival, offer you a great mix of rock, indie, pop and electronic music. Both festivals are known for their first-class line-ups, attracting top acts from all over the world year after year. While the Hurricane Festival takes place in idyllic Scheeßel, the Southside Festival attracts visitors to Neuhausen ob Eck. The relaxed festival atmosphere, excellent organization and varied music make these festivals a highlight of the season that you shouldn't miss.

Tickets & prices

Ticket prices and other costs are identical for both festivals. For more information, check out the ticket store of the Hurricane and Southside Festival.

  • Festival pass (incl. camping): from €239
  • Day ticket Friday: from 99€
  • Day ticket Saturday: from €99
  • Day ticket Sunday: from 99€

Line-up & highlights

Here we give you an overview of the Schedule of the Hurricane Festival. The artists are more or less the same as at the Southside Festival and only perform on different days. You can find more information about the Southside Festival schedule on their website. On both websites you can download a PDF schedule, which you can then browse through on your cell phone on site.

STAGE Thursday (WARM UP PARTY) FRIDAY, 07/21 SUNDAY, 22.07. SUNDAY, 23.07.
FOREST STAGE - #HURRICANE SWIM TEAM
FRANK CARTER & THE RATTLESNAKES
THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM
IDLES
THE NATIONAL
ED SHEERAN
SEA GIRLS
THE SUBWAYS
DANKO JONES
SIMPLE PLAN
LEONIDS
THE HIVES
TURNSTILE
K.I.Z
MISSIO
IDKHOW
HIGH VIS
FINE CREAM FISH FILLET
SUM 41
THE OFFSPRING
BRING ME THE HORIZON
RIVER STAGE - THE REYTONS
SKI AGGU
FONTAINES D.C.
THE KOOKS
AYLIVA
CONTRA K
SOFACONCERTS RISING ARTIST
BECKY HILL
ALICE MERTON
BOMBAY BICYCLE CLUB
TOM ODELL
JUNGLE
AVRIL LAVIGNE
SIDO
THE MYSTERINES
PAULA CAROLINA
EDITORS
ROY BIANCO & THE ABBRUNZATI BOYS
GIANT ROOKS
DEICHKIND
MOUNTAIN STAGE - BOSTON MANOR
ME FIRST AND THE GIMME GIMMES
SILVERSTEIN
BURY TOMORROW
MARSIMOTO
TAHA
SPRINTS
TEAM SHIT
MONTREAL
FATONI
PAULA HARTMANN
MAKKO
BRUTALISM 3000
BESS ATWELL
YOUR COUSINE
ADAM ANGST
BIG CITY WHISPERS
$OHO BANI
PASHANIM
WILD COAST STAGE HANSEMÄDCHEN
THREE METERS OF DIRT ROAD
ITCHY
TEUTERKORDZ
MOOP MAMA X ÄLICE
BECK'S CAMP FM PARTY WITH BUZZ BEAT BOUTIQUE
RITTER LEAN
RUBY WATERS
CARI CARI
BRUCKNER
NOGA EREZ
GLOCKENBACH
STELLA BOSSI
STEVE CLASH
EL HOTZO
STONE
AARON
THE LAST DINNER PARTY
ENNO BUNGER
THE LATHMUS
CARPE: OMAR SHERIFF
FAST BOY
LARI LUKE
BUZZ BEAT BOUTIQUE
MILLE
FLØRE
BUNTSPECHT
DILLA
ENNIO
REVOL
BOOKA SHADE
STEVE CLASH

How to get there

Hurricane
You can easily reach the Hurricane Festival in Scheeßel by car or train. Special shuttle buses connect the festival site with Scheeßel train station.

Southside
The Southside Festival in Neuhausen ob Eck is also easy to reach by car, with shuttle buses from Tuttlingen station.

Melt Festival

Location: FERROPOLIS - City of Iron, Gräfenhainichen, Saxony-Anhalt
Date: July 11 - 13, 2024
Genre: Indie, electro, hip hop
Camping: Optional

Melt Festival

The Melt Festival in Ferropolis offers you a fascinating mix of electronic music, indie and pop in an impressive industrial backdrop. The gigantic open-cast mining excavators and the unique atmosphere make Melt a visually and musically overwhelming experience. Here you can dance to the sounds of international and local artists and enjoy the special festival atmosphere. The Melt Festival stands for innovation, creativity and a love of music and is an absolute must for all music lovers.

Tickets & prices

There are various ticket and price categories for Melt 2024. There are also different phases in ticket sales, the prices listed below are based on phase 5:

  • Weekend ticket: €209.95
  • Weekend ticket (4 people): €199.95 per person
  • Premium weekend ticket: €259.95
  • 2-night ticket (Friday & Saturday): 154,95€
  • 24-hour ticket: from €59.95

For better camping options, you can book various extensions with prices ranging from €46 (camping rental service) - €699 (glamping).

Line-up & highlights

This year's line-up is once again diverse and includes DJs, bands and takeovers.

  • DO 18:00 - FR 16:00: ACIDHEAVEN, BAR ITALIA, BASHKKA, BOVSKEY, BYRON YEATES, CHASE & STATUS, COBRAH, CRUSH3D, ERIS DREW, FUNK ASSAULT, FUNK TRIBU, HAAIZEY B2B NANA TRANQUILLO, HELLO SASY, HORSEGIRL, ISABELLA, JAYDA G, JERSY, MARCEL DETTMANN B2B VTSS, OBONGJAYAR, OVERMONO, ROMY, S-CANDALO, SAMPHA, SCHWEFELGELB LIVE, SEGA BODEGA, SOUTHSTAR, SUPERGLOSS, LA NOCHE TAKEOVER, MARICAS TAKEOVER, UNPLAYED TAKEOVER
  • FR 16:00 - SA 16:00 UHR: A SONG FOR YOU, AHADADREAM, AROMA PITCH, ART SCHOOL GIRLFRIEND, BAMBII, BITTER BABE B2B NICK LEÓN, BONOBO DJ SET, D. TIFFANY, DANGEROUS DREAMING B2B SPACER WOMAN, DCHM B2B SEDACTION, DIGGIDANIEL, DJ MELL G B2B HELENA HAUFF, DJ PYTHON LIVE, DOMIZIANA, ERROR, EVIN B2B FERRARI ROT, FADI MOHEM LIVE, H.I.T., JOHN GLACIER, KENYA GRACE, MALUGI B2B MARLON HOFFSTADT, NAZIRA, NUSANTARA BEAT, OK WILLIAMS, PAULA HARTMANN, SEDEF ADASI, SITA, SKEPTA, SLAYYYTER, SLIC UNIT, SOFT CRASH, SURF 2 GLORY, ULTRAFLEX, X CLUB.., YUSSEF DAYES, CLUB HEART BROKEN TAKEOVER, HAMAM DAYS & NIGHTS TAKEOVER
  • SA 16:00 - SO 16:00 UHR: AMANDUS 99 & DANZINGER 99, ANOTR, BAALTI, DJ HEARTSTRING, DJ KOZE, DJ SPIT B2B KIKELOMO, DJ SWAGGER AND THE PROGRAM JAZZ BUSTERS, DJRUM, EARTHEATER, ELIAS, FKA. M4A, FREDDY K, GEO22, HONEY DIJON, ISABELLA LOVESTORY, JADA, JAMES BLAKE, JASPER TYGNER, JOB JOBSE, KAETO, KALTE LIEBE LIVE, KETTAMA, KI/KI LIVE, LOLA HARO, LOVEFOXY, LUCY DYE, MARRØN, MARUWA, MONSTER BLACK & ALYS (ALYS) ALYS LIVE, NO GUIDNCE, PRETTY GIRL LIVE, QUEST, SOULY, SUGABABES, TELESHOP, EXPLORERS TAKEOVER, TEENAGE DREAMS TAKEOVER

How to get there

You can reach the Melt Festival in Ferropolis in a similar way to the Splash! Festival by train to Dessau or Gräfenhainichen station. Shuttle buses will take you from there directly to the festival site.

Deichbrand

Location: Cuxhaven/Nordholz seaport, Lower Saxony
Date: July 18 - 21, 2024
Genre: Rock, pop, indie
Camping: Yes, required with ticket purchase

The Deichbrand Festival takes place near the North Sea coast and offers an exciting mix of rock, pop, hip-hop and electronic music. The special location and proximity to the sea give the festival a unique atmosphere that is both relaxed and energetic. With impressive stages, a diverse line-up and numerous activities away from the music, Deichbrand is a perfect destination for anyone looking for an unforgettable festival experience. Here you can party, dance and enjoy the fresh sea air.

Tickets & prices

The prices for festival passes are as follows:

  • Combo ticket: €199 (festival ticket including camping for the entire period)
  • Day ticket: 99€ per day (festival ticket without camping)

There are also many other camping options and accommodation available to book, ranging in price from €59 (allotment) - €899 (wooden hut).

Line-up & highlights

  • THURSDAY, JULY 18, 2024: DRUNKEN MASTERS, BEAUTY & THE BEASTS, PALAYE ROYALE, SONDASCHULE, ROGERS, TWIN ATLANTIC, OK.DANKE. TSCHÜSS, KID SIMIUS LIVE, DAMONA, TEMMIS, ALLEVIATE, SETYØURSAILS, JOHN COFFEY, DREI METER FELDWEG, ALEX MOFA GANG, DREAM NAILS, TALK SHOW, KOPFECHO, CATAPULTS
  • FRIDAY, 19. JULY 2024: KINGS OF LEON, COR, NINA CHUBA, TRETTMANN, TOKIO HOTEL, DONOTS, $OHO BANI, CULCHA CANDELA, DOMIZIANA, RAUM27, DIE KASSIERER, BETONTOD, RITTER LEAN, HALLER, IL CIVETTO, LE FLY, MILLENIUMKID, BIG SPECIAL, ELLICE, OSKAR HAAG, MARIYBU, KING KONG KICKS, FOCUS, BABA THE KNIFE, FATIMA HAJJI, I HATE MODELS, KLANGKUENSTLER, MHA IRI, ROMAN ADAM, SUSI&PAULA
  • SAMDAY, 20. JULY 2024: THE PRODIGY, SCOOTER, PROVINZ, RIN, BADMÓMZJAY, TONES AND I, MADSEN, TREAM, BUKAHARA, BLIND CHANNEL, BLUMENGARTEN, ZEBRAHEAD, CIRCA WAVES, THE GARDENER & THE TREE, THE KIFFNESS, JOKER OUT, VERIFIED, ZARTMANN, LEEPA, LENA&LINUS, JOLLE, SERPENTIN, CAPTAIN PLANET, OCHMONEKS, DJ PLAZEBO, LOOSE LIPS, KOTZREIZ, BLÜMCHEN, AIO, ANNET GAPSTREAM, BAGALUT, CHRIS LIEBING, DIGITALISM, EINMUSIK, FELIPE ALEMAIS, FRED LENIX, NO. MADS
  • SUNDAY, 21. JULY 2024: PETER FOX, ALLIGATOAH, CLUESO, BOSSE, 01099, KAFFKIEZ, BETTEROV, ANTILOPEN GANG, ALLI NEUMANN, BIBIZA, SALTITIO MORTIS, LOSTBOI LINO, ITCHY, IKKIMEL, KYTES, MONSTERS OF LIEDERMACHING, MAR MALADE, BROCKHOFF, TYNA, 3LNA, KAFVKA, GUT HEALTH, CASINO BLACKOUT, 257ERS, ANJA SCHNEIDER, DAVIDE, FRIDA DARKO, JAN BLOMQVIST LIVE, LEXY & K-PAUL, MAURICE MINO, RYAN HAENG, THOMAS SCHUMACHER

How to get there

The Deichbrand Festival in Cuxhaven is best reached by car, but there are also train connections to Cuxhaven station. Shuttle buses run from there to the festival site.

SunMoonStars

Location: Bleilochtalsperre near Saalburg-Ebersdorf, Thuringia
Date: August 09 - 11, 2024
Genre: EDM, techno, house, electronic
Camping: Yes, required with ticket purchase

The SonneMondSterne festival, or SMS for short, is one of the largest festivals for electronic music in Germany and takes place pictorially at the Hohenwarte reservoir. With an impressive line-up of international DJs and electronic acts, the festival offers the perfect mix of party and relaxation. The beautiful surroundings and spectacular light shows create an unforgettable atmosphere. Here you can dance the night away and enjoy the magic of electronic music to the full.

Tickets & prices

Only weekend tickets are available for SMS, whereby camping is automatically included. A normal weekend ticket costs €179 and a VIP ticket costs €299. The VIP ticket gives you access to exclusive VIP areas and services.

Line-up & highlights

  • FRIDAY, 09 AUGUST 2024: HARDWELL, STEVE AOKI, AMELIE LENS, MARSIMOTO, REINIER ZONNEVELD LIVE, 999999999, ADAM BEYER, A. M.C, ANGERFIST, CREEDS, FARRAGO, GESTÖRT ABER GEIL, I HATE MODELS, LUUDE, OGUZ, PAN-POT, SHLØMO, TRYM PRESENTS MILLENIUM A/V SHOW, A.D.H.S., ANNA REUSCH, DBBD, DIE GEBRÜDER BRETT, DIRTY DOERING, DOMINIK EULBERG, KALTE LIEBE LIVE, KAUFMANN, LEVT, LEXI & K-PAUL, MATHIAS KADEN, MISS BASHFUL, MODESTEP, MORITZ HOFBAUER LIVE, NICONÉ, NIKLAS DEE & LUCA-DANTE SPADAFORA, ØTTA, ZEUS
  • SAY, 10. AUGUST 2024: CALVIN HARRIS, CHARLOTTE DE WITTE, FISHER, ALAN WALKER, BRUTALISMUS 3000, KONTRA K, SKI AGGU, VINI VICI, BOYS NOIZE, BORGORE, CHARLIE SPARKS, CLARA CUVÉ, DELTA HEAVY, HBZ, KEVIN DE VRIES, KOBOSIL, KÖLSCH, NEELIX, REBŪKE, RECONDITE, STELLA BOSSI, VIZE, BISKUWI, CLTX, ESKEI83, GIORGIA ANGIULI LIVE, LARI LUKE, KOMACASPER, MAUSIO, MURDOCK, OBS, TOWNSHIP REBELLION

How to get there

You can reach the SonneMondSterne in Saalburg-Ebersdorf by car or train. Shuttle buses run regularly from Saalburg train station to the festival site.

MS Dockville

Location: Reiherstieg in Wilhelmsburg, Hamburg
Date: August 16 - 18, 2024
Genre: Indie, electro, hip hop
Camping: Optional

Concert at the Dockville

The MS Dockville Festival in Hamburg unites music, art and culture in a unique combination. You can dance to the sounds of indie, pop, electronic music and much more amidst the urban yet green surroundings of Hamburg's port. The festival is known for its creative art installations and relaxed, cosmopolitan atmosphere. Here you will meet a colorful mix of artists and music lovers who will experience a weekend full of creativity and musical highlights together.

Tickets & prices

There are various tickets for the MS Dockville Festival, from day tickets and weekend tickets without camping to combination tickets including camping. 1 or 2-day tickets are automatically without camping:

  • 1 day - Friday: from €85
  • 1 day - Saturday: from 95€
  • 1 day - Sunday: from 75€
  • 2 days - FR/SA: from 140€
  • 2 days - SA/SO: from 130€
  • Weekend without camping: from 180€
  • Weekend with camping: from 205€

Line-up & highlights

  • FRIDAY, 16. AUGUST 2024: ASHNIKKO, BILDERBUCH, THE VACCINES, BLUMENGARTEN, RACHEL CHINOURIRI, SAY YES DOG, ZECK, UCHE YARA, WA22ERMANN, FLAWLESS ISSUES, DOMINIK EULBERG, HYPERAKTIVIST, LOLA HARO, PRETTY GIRL, SALUTE, ZOMBIES IN MIAMI, ART SCHOOL GIRLFRIEND, HAK BAKER, GET JEALOUS, BIODIVERSITY (DOMINIK EULBERG), TTT (TECHNO TISCHTENNIS), UVM
  • SAMDAY, 17. AUGUST 2024: MEUTE, DISARSTAR, MAYBERG, MINE, METTE, OBONGJAYAR, PARTIBOI69, IVO MARTIN, NIEVE ELLA, PA69, TKAY MAIDZA, ARI ABDUL, GOAT GIRL, MCR-T, LUCIA LU, DIGGIDANIEL, DEBBY FRIDAY, LEILA, KATHA PAUER, ELIAS, SOFT LOFT, ILONA HARTMANN (READING), KAMPF DER KÜNSTE (POETRY SLAM), UVM
  • SUNDAY, 18. AUGUST 2024: JEREMIAS, ZOE WEES, TUA, LIME CORDIALE, FUFFIFUFZICH, MY UGLY CLEMENTINE, TRÄNEN, GUSTAF, NILS KEPPEL, RSS DISCO, SEDEF ADASÏ, SIRENS OF LESBOS, BESLIK, HOTZ & HOUMSI (PODCAST), KAMPF DER KÜNSTE (POETRY SLAM), UVM

How to get there

The MS Dockville Festival in Hamburg is easily accessible by public transport. From Hamburg Central Station, S-Bahn trains and buses will take you directly to the festival site in Wilhelmsburg.

Lollapalooza

Location: Olympiastadion & Olympiapark, Berlin
Date: September 07 + 08, 2024
Genre: Pop, rock, hip hop, electronic
Camping: Not possible

Lollapalooza Wall

Lollapalooza Berlin is the German edition of the world-famous festival and offers an impressive variety of music genres, from rock and pop to electronic music. With a variety of stages and an extensive supporting program that includes art, fashion and children's activities, Lollapalooza is a festival for the entire family. The unique location in the capital city of Berlin creates a special atmosphere that combines both urban vibes and relaxed festival charm. An event you shouldn't miss if you love variety and first-class music.

Tickets & prices

For Lollapalooza Berlin there are several different ticket options from which you can choose between day or weekend tickets, VIP tickets and tickets for children:

  • Regular day ticket: 119€
  • Comfort day ticket: 169€
  • VIP day ticket: 249€
  • Regular weekend ticket: 199€
  • Comfort weekend ticket: 279€
  • VIP weekend ticket: 449€
  • Teen weekend ticket (12-15 years): 129€
  • Group ticket for 4 people (weekend ticket): €194 per person
  • Culture pass: €5
  • Baby ticket (0-2 years): Free of charge
  • Children's ticket (3-11 years): Free of charge

Line-up & highlights

  • Saturday, 07. SEPTEMBER 2024: MARTIN GARRIX, BURNA BOY, ONE REPUBLIC, LOUIS TOMILSON, SHIRIN DAVID, VON WEGEN LISBETH, ALOK, JEREMIAS, TOM GRENNAN, CHAPPELL ROAN, NATALIE JANE, SAM TOMPKINS, JOEL CORRY, APASHE WITH BRASS ORCHESTRA, CASSÖ, LOLA YOUNG, HENRY MOODIE, JAXOMY, MATT MALTESE, LENA&LINUS, ELLICE, JOSI, RAUM27, NILS WANDERER
  • SUNDAY, 08. SEPTEMBER 2024: SAM SMITH, SEVENTEEN, THE CHAINSMOKERS, NIALL HORAN, CRO, LOYLE CARNER, MEDUZA, NOTHING BUT THIEVES, DEINE FREUNDE, KENYA GRACE, ELDERBROOK, MINE, CHRISTOPHER, THEE SACRED SOULS, GLASS BEAMS, CMAT, LEVIN LIAM, GIRLS DON'T SYNC, BJONES, CLOUDY JUNE

How to get there

The best way to get to Lollapalooza Berlin is by public transport. Subway trains, S-Bahn trains and buses will take you directly to the festival site in the Olympiastadion or Treptower Park.

Summerjam

Location: Fühlinger See - Regattainsel, Cologne, NRW
Date: July 05 - 07, 2024
Genre: Raggae, Dancehall, Hip Hop
Camping: Optional

The Summerjam Festival in Cologne is a must for all reggae fans and offers a relaxed atmosphere right by Fühlinger See. With international and national reggae artists as well as a diverse mix of dub, dancehall and hip-hop, you can enjoy the summer to the full here. The peaceful and friendly atmosphere and the idyllic location by the lake make Summerjam a special experience. Here you can dance, relax and feel the positive vibes of reggae music.

Tickets & prices

There are different ticket categories for Summerjam 2024:

  • E-ticket weekend: 175€ (+10€ advance booking fee, incl. tent site and 10€ garbage deposit)
  • Hard ticket weekend: €179 (+€10 advance booking fee, incl. tent pitch and €10 deposit)
  • E-Ticket Friday: 85€ (+10€ advance booking fee)
  • E-ticket Saturday: €90 (+€10 advance booking fee)
  • E-ticket Sunday: 85€ (+10€ advance booking fee)

You can also book various camping options. See what suits you best.

Line-up & highlights

The exact schedule for Summerjam is not yet known, but below you will find an alphabetical list of all artists performing at Wacken Open Air this year:

  • B: BECCA D, BEENIE MAN, BOUNTY & COCOA, BURNA BOY, BUSY SIGNAL
  • C: COLLIE BUDDZ, CULCHA CANDELA
  • D: D'YANI
  • E: EZHEL
  • F: FATONI
  • G: GREEEN
  • J: J BOOG, JAH LIL, JESSE ROYAL, JIZZLE, JUGGLERZ, JULIAN MARLEY
  • K: KELVYN COLT, KHALIA, KONSHENS, KY-MANI MARLEY, KYBBA
  • L: L'ENTOURLOOP, LILA IKÉ
  • M: MAJAN, MARSIMOTO, MARTIN JONDO, MEGALOH, MIWATA
  • O: OG KEEMO, OMAR JATTA
  • P: POW POW MOVEMENT
  • Q: QUEEN OMEGA
  • R: RIN, ROMAIN VIRGO
  • S: SAMORA, SAMORY I, SAVVY, SIDO, SKILLIBENG, STEEL PULSE
  • T: TJARK
  • W: WARRIOR SOUND

How to get there

You can reach the Summerjam in Cologne easily by train to Cologne-Worringen station. From there, shuttle buses run directly to Fühlinger See.

Juicy Beats

Location: Westfalenpark, Dortmund, NRW
Date: July 26 + 27, 2024
Genre: Pop, rock, hip hop, electronic
Camping: Optional

The Juicy Beats Festival in Dortmund's Westfalenpark offers a colorful mix of hip-hop, indie, pop and electronic music. With numerous stages and a diverse line-up, the festival attracts thousands of visitors every year. The green surroundings of the park create a relaxed and friendly atmosphere that is perfect for an exuberant festival weekend. Here you can dance, discover new music and enjoy the unique combination of nature and urban flair.

Tickets & prices

At Juicy Beats you can buy combined tickets for both days or individual day tickets. Camping tickets can also be purchased. All prices below are based on phase 4 of the tickets:

  • Festival ticket weekend: 135€ (+3,50€ system fee)
  • Day ticket Friday or Saturday: €80 (+€3.50 system fee)
  • Camping pitch ticket: 12€
  • Camping person ticket: 28,50€ (+10€ garbage deposit)
  • Camping motorhome ticket: 24€
  • VIP Gold Ticket Weekend: €312.99 (+€3.50 system fee)
  • VIP Gold Ticket Saturday or Sunday: €212.99 (+€3.50 system fee)
  • Teenticket weekend: €60 (+€3.50 system fee)
  • Ticket Saturday or Sunday: €30 (+€3.50 system fee)

Line-up & highlights

  • FRIDAY, 26 JULY 2024: ALLIGATOAH, BUKAHARA, PAULA HARTMANN, SWISS & DIE ANDEREN, EDWIN ROSEN, DEKI ALEM, BIBIZA, SOFFIE, DOMIZIANA, PÖBEL MC, LOSTBOI LINO, BOTTICELLI BABY, TUBE & BERGER, AGP, DAS GROSSE LOS, DIE EXPORTS, FOCUS.., CEMIKS, ME.IK, WONKA, FRANKY KLASSEN LIVE, SERVING CUNTS, JOHANNES K., MONOTUNES, LAUT & CUNTING, NILS KOENIG, KALVE, ALJOSHA B2B GOODWEIB, FETA FELICE, DOLCE WITA, JULES DEVI, CAPTN, DUBGUN, GEEBONE, DER MONARCH, SOCKENDIEBIN, DJ NASAIR, HADES, LIEBE (DIGGA), KICKSTARTER_3000, THE SIXSTERS, CHRISTIAN VORBAU, EMSELI, JONAS SPECKENBACH, GABRIEL BAJCIC, DENNIS AUDIOREBEL
  • SAY, 27. JULY 2024: CRO, QUERBEAT, 1986ZIG, ENNIO, MEHNERSMOOS, MAYBERG, RIKAS, LARI LUKE, BLUMENGARTEN, NESS, RITTER LEAN, EMILÍANA TORRINI, ELLICE, TJARK, PAULA CAROLINA, BEAUTY & THE BEASTS, SIGGI, SLOE NOON, OSKA, JULIET SIKORA, DAMMNATION, DEAFDAWG, JOËL-JOÂO, MACKY MESSER, WAHNSCHAFFE, KID K & LASKIN, HANUSHKA, P1111A, ØSTRØ, UNARTIG, IXAKT, DAVYBOI, ASTHMABOY3000 & COBYI JR, KOFFEINTABLETABLETTE_TECHNO, MAT. JOE, JUNIOR CARL, SAEED, AMBAM, (LIEBE)DIGGA, OLLI/DJSBESTFRIEND, INGO SÄNGER, ROBERT FERNYS, VOKKE, BJÖRN POLANSKI, NICA, SEPPXTC, ALP 903, PERRY2TIMES, BASICBOI, 4FLAVAZ, YUPITA, HERR OPPERMANN, THOMAS HAMMANN, THOMAS NEWSON, DJ JAY P, DASH, MERAL ZIEGLER, GEEBONE, LARSE, EVE TCHARI, COSANNE, KURTIS FLOW, KNTRLVRLST, DJ CUT COCEPT, NIKSN, JEKALEZ, DJ NASAIR, ALOMOQ, DJ RICH BOOGIE, EINFACH ELY, HANK ZERBLOESCH, LEA WEBER, JULE WEBER, TOBI KATZE, ADELE. BE, BOROL, BARBARA GOLDBERG, LÆRA, RAUMAKUSTIK

How to get there

The Juicy Beats Festival in Dortmund's Westfalenpark is easy to reach by public transport. From Dortmund main station, you can take the subway and buses directly to the festival site.

How to best prepare for a festival: Packing list & tips

Friends laughing at a festival
A well thought-out packing list is essential to prepare you for your festival experience. Whether you're attending a camping festival or a day festival, each type of festival has its own requirements and special features. Here are the most important things you should pack for a camping festival and a day festival to ensure you are fully equipped and can make the most of your time.

Packing list for camping festivals

  • ID, tickets and money
  • Tent
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping mat
  • Weatherproof clothing
  • Sun protection (sun cream, sunglasses, headgear)
  • Warm clothing for the night
  • Camping chair and table
  • Torch or headlamp
  • Power bank
  • Food supplies, drinks and snacks
  • Water bottles and drinks containers
  • Camping stove and crockery
  • Wipes and disinfectant
  • Drugstore items such as toothbrushes, toothpaste and shampoo
  • First aid kit
  • Waste bags
  • Earplugs
  • Small rucksack or bag for the festival area

Packing list for day festivals

  • Identity card, tickets and money
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Sun protection (sun cream, sunglasses, headgear)
  • Light jacket or sweater for the evening
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Small backpack or bag
  • Power bank
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Small first aid kit
  • Blanket or seat cushion (if permitted)

Regardless of the festival type, you should of course always pay attention to the event guidelines and arrive early to avoid long queues and get the most out of your festival experience.

Safety and health

To make your festival experience safe and enjoyable, it's important to follow a few basic tips. Drink enough water during your festival stay, especially in high temperatures. Don't forget to apply sun cream and wear a hat to protect yourself from the sun. Festivals are usually at the height of summer and the risk of sunburn or sunstroke is all the greater. Always observe the safety rules, follow the instructions of the security staff and find out about the emergency exits so that you are prepared in the event of an emergency. This way, you can enjoy the music and the atmosphere without any worries.

Environmental awareness and sustainability

Make sure you try to make your festival stay a little more sustainable. Reduce waste by using reusable containers and taking your waste to the designated collection points. Travel in an environmentally friendly way by using public transport or carpooling. This will help to protect the environment and make the festival experience more enjoyable for everyone.

How much money do I need for a festival?
The cost of a festival can vary greatly depending on ticket prices, travel, accommodation, food and personal expenses. We've given you the ticket prices above, but here are some of the typical costs you should consider:

Ticket prices: Large festivals such as Rock am Ring or Wacken Open Air often cost between €200 and €300 for a weekend ticket, smaller festival tickets can sometimes be purchased for as little as €80.

Travel: The cost of travel depends on the distance and the chosen means of transport. A train journey within Germany can cost between €20 and €100, while car journeys can be more expensive due to fuel costs and possibly parking fees.

Accommodation: Camping on the festival site is often the cheapest option and can cost between €30 and €50. Alternatively, hotels or Airbnb accommodation near the festival are more expensive and can cost between €50 and €150 per night.

Catering: Catering on the festival site is usually more expensive than bringing your own food. Plan around €20 to €50 per day for food and drink, depending on your eating habits and preferences.

Other expenses: Additional costs may be incurred for merchandise, drinks, toiletries and other personal expenses. Plan for an extra €50 to €100 here.

Depending on your preferences and needs, you should budget a total of between €400 and €800 for a festival weekend. This includes tickets, travel, accommodation, food and other expenses.

FAQ: The most frequently asked questions about festivals in Germany

Woman celebrating at a festival
Whether you're attending a festival for the first time or are a seasoned festival goer, there are always questions that come up. From travel and accommodation to safety precautions and the perfect festival outfit - here we answer the most frequently asked questions about festivals in Germany. This FAQ section is designed to help you best prepare for your festival experience and ensure you enjoy unforgettable moments. Dive into our tips and tricks and find answers to all your questions.

What types of festivals are there in Germany?</h3
There are a variety of festivals in Germany that differ in their type and focus:

  • Music festivals: From rock to pop to electronic music, everything is represented.</li
  • Cultural festivals: Events that focus on literature, theater, film and art.
  • Folk festivals: Traditional festivals such as the Oktoberfest, which are deeply rooted in regional culture.
  • Themed festivals: Festivals dedicated to special themes, such as sustainability or specific subcultures.

How many festivals are there in Germany in total?</h3
amazing number of festivals, which include both large music events and smaller folk festivals. In total, over 10,000 festivals are held in Germany every year. These festivals cover a wide range of genres and themes, from internationally renowned music festivals such as Rock am Ring, Wacken Open Air and the Elbjazz Festival in Hamburg to traditional folk festivals such as the Oktoberfest in Munich or the Sandkerwa in Bamberg. The variety and number of festivals make Germany a unique place for festival enthusiasts from all over the world.

Which is the biggest festival in Germany?
The biggest festival in Germany is the Munich Oktoberfest, which attracts over six million visitors every year and offers a unique mix of traditional Bavarian culture, beer and attractions. The biggest music festival in Germany, on the other hand, is Rock am Ring, which, together with Rock im Park, delights hundreds of thousands of music fans and is known for its first-class line-ups from the rock, metal and indie genres.

What is the oldest festival in Germany?
The oldest festival in Germany is the "Drachenstich" in Furth im Wald, which has been held every year since 1590. This medieval spectacle, which depicts the legend of dragon stinging, is the oldest folk play in Germany. The festival takes place in the second week of August and attracts numerous visitors who want to experience the historical production with over a thousand costumed performers and the famous, fire-breathing robot dragon "Tradinno".

At the same time, the "Mosel Festival" in Winningen is considered the oldest wine festival in Germany. It has been celebrated for over 1,100 years and attracts numerous wine lovers every year who enjoy the regional wines and festive atmosphere.

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