• Cultural events relaunching across Hamburg

    Cultural institutions come up with creative, practical, corona-compliant restrictions for cultural events - legendary Reeperbahn Festival goes hybrid
  • Reeperbahn Festival sets bar for live music events amid corona

    Organizers of the Reeperbahn Festival Hamburg have announced a pandemic-proof version of events at this year's festival, underway from September 16-19, 2020 in St. Pauli. Up to 2,300 visitors are expected at around 120 gigs on 30 stages in clubs, theatres and at open air venues all of which comply...

  • New tickets for Elbphilharmonie - latest season marked by diversity

    Elbphilharmonie and Laeiszhalle open their doors to music lovers - 90,000 tickets on sale for around 200 events in September and October
  • Tall ship “Peking” returns to Hamburg

    Built by Blohm+Voss in Hamburg 109 years ago, she survived two world wars and was a museum ship in New York for more than 40 years – The tall ship Peking returned to Hamburg on Monday 7 September. The historic four-masted barque is regarded as the symbol of the German Port Museum to be created in...

  • More corona-aid for free cultural sector

    Another EUR 680,000 in aid from Ministry of Culture and Media
  • Elbphilharmonie launches 2020/21 concert season

    Performances resume after five months - special features this season, tickets for October concerts available
  • Hamburg celebrating 60 years of Beatles

    Online anniversary show in birthplace of Beatles attracts thousands
  • Hamburg's cultural sector relaunches

    Hamburg's cultural sector relaunches - Ministry of Culture's campaign highlights possibilities in art and culture
  • Elbphilharmonie to resume concerts in September - conditions crucial

    The Elphilharmonie is expected to announce performances in the 2020/21 concert season, which begins in September, by the end of July. Advance ticket sales begin on August 4, 2020. However, only one-third of seats in the Laeiszhalle can be filled to comply with social distancing requirements. This...

  • Funding for music labels enters next round in Hamburg

    The Ministry of Culture and Media has launched the next round of funding for small music companies in Hamburg and is accepting online applications until the deadline of August 18, 2020. The funds help maintain the diversity and quality of music in Hamburg and have benefited more than 300 releases in...