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Altona, from 4 Jul: After over a year of absence, Hamburg's beloved and iconic Sunday morning Fish Market reopens, with a few small changes.
St. Pauli, 30 Jul - 29 Aug: North Germany's biggest public festival is back! Summer DOM will once again bring food, fun, rides and more to St. Pauli.
Why have a drink inside when the weather is nice? Hamburg has plenty of beach bars to choose from.
Nothing is better than a cool dip on a hot summer day. Luckily, Hamburg’s lakes and natural pools are perfect for a swim.
Explore Hamburg's rich culture from the comfort of home. Online screenings, livestreams, tours and podcasts abound.
Summer is strawberry season. Here are the best fields and farms around Hamburg for picking strawberries yourself.
Hamburg's legendary music scene can't be stopped: it lives on digitally under the hashtag #LIVEFROMHAMBURG.
What's better than dining or drinking al fresco in beautiful weather? Hamburg has plenty of spots for outdoor beers and bites.
In certain areas, wearing a face mask is obligatory for all persons in public streets, squares and parks at certain times.
The Hamburg CARD just became a lot more attractive for residents of the city: get the same discounts without spending money on a public transport ticket that you may not even need.
Hamburg Polo Club, 6-8 Aug: The British are coming! This event has something for everyone who longs for England.
Various locations, 24 Jul - 14 Aug: The annual CSD Pride celebrations are a time of solidarity and celebration for Hamburg's LGBTQIA+ communities.
Wilhelmsburg, 17 Jul - 14 Aug: True to its name, this all-day festival presents the entire spectrum of modern hip-hop and rap music.
Wilhelmsburg, 11-21 Aug: Indie music lovers gather to see international and local artists play live at this summer festival.
Multiple locations (including online), 4-22 Aug: Kampnagel hosts one of Europe's most beloved modern performance arts festivals.
Various locations, 22 Aug: Pros and amateurs alike race through Hamburg's streets, port, and green areas.
Altona, 27 - 29 Aug: Food, music, dance and art: Africa's rich cultural diversity is well represented at the annual Alafia Festival.
29 Aug: While most find it hard just to stay out in the summer sun, thousands of athletes actually choose to run, swim and cycle the extra 141 miles.
Various locations, July - Sept: Watch classics, cult films and blockbusters at these open air cinemas in Hamburg’s great urban outdoors.
Hot town, summer in the city! Don’t sweat though, and dive right into Hamburg’s public outdoor pools.
Various location, Jul-Sep: The Active City Summer programme brings free outdoor sports to Hamburg all summer long.
The pandemic is not over yet, but there is a step-by-step plan for lifting the restrictions. See our overview of the rules applicable in Hamburg.
What's nicer than a hot cup of coffee in hand? Combining that with the sun shining down on your face. Here are some of Hamburg's best street and outdoor seating cafés.
Hamburg’s beloved Kampnagel has an extensive digital programme full of theatre, concerts, lecture series and more.
Keep up-to-date on the current situation and learn about the health system, hospitals, doctors and pharmacies in Hamburg.
Theatre pieces, poetry, tours and more: Hamburg’s renowned Thalia Theater wants to make sure no one lacks for culture while staying home.
This cultural festival brings together artists from Hamburg, Copenhagen and Malmö the whole year round. Regardless of the artistic field, cooperation is key.
Take a trip around the globe without leaving Hamburg! The city’s international flair can make you feel like you’re worlds away.
As Hamburg loosens restrictions, this contact tracing app is one of the best ways to help keep yourself and others safe.