Sports, exhibitions, concerts, trade shows, street festivals - there's always something going on. See this month's highlights at a glance.
St. Pauli, 24 Jul - 23 Aug: The iconic DOM is the biggest public festival in Northern Germany. Up next: the summer edition.
Stadtpark, 19 May — 7 Sep: Grab a blanket and some drinks and listen to the likes of Weezer, Take That and Status Quo.
Falckenberg Collection, 3 Apr - 3 Nov: 56 video works from 5 decades are presented at Harburg district's finest art space.
Various locations, May - Sep: Watch classics, cult films and blockbusters at these open air cinemas in Hamburg’s great urban outdoors.
City Center, 9 Aug - 20 Oct: Transmedial art or rock and roll? The queer feminist pop-icon presents her first solo art show.
Spielbudenplatz, 22 - 25 Aug: Glass of wine, anyone? German wineries present their best bottles in the heart of St. Pauli.
Altona, 23 - 25 Aug: Food, music, dance and art: Africa's rich and diverse cultures are well represented in the annual Alafia Festival.
Kampnagel, 7 - 25 Aug: Barmbek’s finest hosts one of the leading festivals in Europe for modern performance arts.
Various locations, 25 Aug: Tens of thousands of pros and amateurs race through Hamburg's streets, port, and green environs.
Nobistor Park, 25 Jul - 28 Aug: Hamburg will be one concert venue the richer when the circus tent will be pitched again.
City Hall, 31 Aug: Parenting can be demanding: get professional answers while your kids enjoy games, theatre, music and more.
Planten un Blomen, 31 Aug — 1 Sep: What a combination for a nice summer night: in the park, jazz bands give your ears a pampering.
Museum der Arbeit, 31 Aug & 1 Sep: This fusion event combines urban phenomena like tattoos, skateboarding and street art.
KNUST, 8 Sep: The motto of the day is "Let's make trash great again!" Browse creative designs and have a drink while you're at it.
Bad Segeberg, 29 Jun - 8 Sep: The Wild West is celebrated in an open air extravaganza with an amazing backdrop of cliffs and caves!
Bucerius Kunstforum, 7 Jun - 29 Sep: 80 pieces of art negotiate notions of identity and home in a globalised society.
Buchdrucker, 12 Apr - 30 Sep: See Hamburg through the eyes of a French photographer at this small underground exhibition.
Neue Flora, 16 Apr - 12 Dec: This cooperation of Stage Entertainment and Cirque du Soleil means another hit musical.
Kunsthalle, 10 May - 22 Sep: The collection of Copenhagen's Ordrupgaard Museum is presented in Hamburg.
Deichtorhallen, 1 Mar - 11 Aug 2019: 60 artists merge visual arts and hybrid multimedia concepts to create something new.
Starting in March 2019, Tina Turner’s success story and all the hits can be enjoyed at Operettenhaus on Reeperbahn.
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