Urban art, outdoor movies, flea markets, performances, arts and live music shows.
Food, music, dance and art: Africa's rich cultural diversity is well represented at the annual Alafia Festival in Altona.
This Altona-based street festival combines theatre performances, arts, flea markets, live music and parties.
This annual festival celebrates French and German art, culture, diplomacy and friendship.
Meet international designers and marvel at the best in contemporary craftsmanship at one of the longest running fairs of its kind in Germany.
The British are coming! This event has something for everyone who longs for England.
To celebrate the strong ties between Hamburg and Japan, the Cherry Blossom Festival is held annually in May.
This popular free festival offers live music, food stands and a spectacular Speicherstadt scenery.
The Easter weekend is an excellent time to visit Hamburg! Enjoy brunch and visit the DOM funfair as the city awakes from hibernation.
Artists from all over the world present their art, drama, film, dance, music and literature. What else do they all have in common? Living in Hamburg.
By way of American pop culture, Halloween has found its way into the hearts and minds of horror buffs in Hamburg.
In need of a laugh? Hamburg International Comedy puts on regular comedy shows in English.
A night full of literature: HAM.LIT combines exciting, youth-focused readings with bold musical performances.
At Harbour Front Festival many of the world’s best-selling authors read from the season’s most anticipated works of literature.
The Hauptsache Frei performing arts festival is a hotspot for free-spirited artistic expression.
Like many other European cities, Hamburg celebrates Heritage Day by inviting the public to the various monuments.
Celebrating Hamburg's relationship with the world's largest democracy, events celebrate topics range from culture and sports to politics and business.
This weekend-long fusion event combines urban phenomena like tattoos, skateboarding and street art.
For three weeks in summer, Barmbek’s Kampnagel hosts one of Europe's most beloved modern performance arts festivals.
Contemporary art, installations, performances and murals: The Knotenpunkt Festival makes Hamburg a true street art hub.
The Thalia Theater’s 2023 Lessingtage festival explores the topic ‘For everything in the world’ with a varied programme for young and old.
Once a year dozens of Hamburg’s museums invite visitors to their halls late into the night for a special programme full of unique exhibits and experiences.
Music, arts and entertainment for a good cause: for four days, the St. Pauli football stadium is Hamburg's (sub-)cultural place to be.
This cultural festival brings together artists from Hamburg, Copenhagen and Malmö. Regardless of the artistic field, cooperation is key.
At the annual Night of the Choirs in St. Petri Church, choirs sing compositions from different musical periods.
More than 100 churches in and around Hamburg open their doors to the public, offering festive insight into the city's various communities.
Think Germany, think Oktoberfest: with gigantic beers, brass bands and lederhosen. Hamburg, too, has its offshoot of this Bavarian event.
Watch international classics, cult films and blockbusters at these open air cinemas in Hamburg’s great urban outdoors.
Enjoy urban art, street theatre, hiphop, dance and more at this international street art festival in Hamburg.
Along with the rest of the world, Hamburg celebrates Ireland on 17 March ― with lots of green and beer!
Every year in autumn, 40 venues open their doors all night to showcase the performances of the upcoming theatre season.
The summer of 2022 is dedicated to the best of international photography. Hundreds of artists are featured at dozens different locations.
In Wilhelmsburg quarter, the Vogelball takes place once annually to celebrate summer and living life free as a bird.
Every summer night, the Planten un Blomen lake lights up in magical colours accompanied by classical music. Perfect for a picnic!