Are you in the mood for nice events but just don't have the extra money to spare? We've all been there - living in our beloved Hanseatic city literally has its price. But that's no reason to stay at home: because we've sat down and picked out a few of the nicest free events in Hamburg for you, so that you can finally forget about looking at your bank account when you want to do something. Whether it's parties, game nights, readings and poetry slams, festivals, markets and so on, we're sure to find something for you. Many events even take place regularly. So check here for events with Free admission!

LOVE LOVE LOVE

LOVE LOVE LOVE
© Cherry Lin via Unsplash
Fr, 02.02.2024 10:00
Free admission

Until March 23, you can visit the exhibitions in the small gallery right next to the Hotel Atlantic for free. The perfect starting point for a walk along the Outer Alster afterwards.

Venue

Freundlich + Kompetent

Freundlich + Kompetent
© Stefan Kunert I Kunertus
Hamburger Str. 13
22083 Hamburg

Bingo, pub quiz, open stage, party! At Freundlich + Kompetent there is (almost) nothing that doesn't exist. The best thing about it: almost all events are free of charge.

Textfabrique51 - Lesebühne

Textfabrique51 - Lesebühne
© Ellen
Do, 15.02.2024 19:30
Free admission

Do you love literature in all its forms and facets? Then join us at Textfabrique51. Whether you want to share something yourself or are just interested in listening is up to you.

Kommt Zeit… verändert uns das Digitale? punctum complex

Kommt Zeit… verändert uns das Digitale? punctum complex
© INFINITE BORDERS
Fr, 16.02.2024 16:00
Free admission
Nachtspeicher23 e.V.

HoneySlam

HoneySlam
© Niklas Beecken
So, 18.02.2024 18:30
Free admission
Lüttliv

The PoetrySlam, where sad texts are not allowed, takes place once a month. The whole thing is donation-based and you only have to reserve your seats online beforehand, so let's go!

OFFENE WERKSTATT FÜR KINDER AB 8 JAHREN

OFFENE WERKSTATT FÜR KINDER AB 8 JAHREN
© Henning Rogge
So, 25.02.2024 13:00
Free admission

In the open workshop, children can discover their artistic streak for free - or discover that they have none. The last date is on 25.02.

Club

Hafenbahnhof

Hafenbahnhof
© Hafenbahnhof
Große Elbstraße 276
22767 Hamburg

There are also regular parties at the Hafenbahnhof that don't cost an entrance fee. What's more, the location is really picturesque, so be sure to check it out.

Kuratorinnenführung "The 90s Onstage"

Kuratorinnenführung "The 90s Onstage"
© Still from Köm-ür choreographed by Aydın Teker as part of Seretonin II, 1992, courtesy the artist
Do, 21.03.2024 18:00
Free admission

The curator will guide you through the exhibition, which approaches the 90s in Turkey through various forms of representation such as visual art, performance, painting, installations and much more.

Wasserlichtkonzerte

Wasserlichtkonzerte
© Axel Antas-Bergkvist via Unsplash
Mi, 01.05.2024 22:00
Free admission
Planten un Blomen

From May to September, the cozy water light concerts at Parksee take place daily from 10 pm. The perfect way to end a balmy day.

835. Hafengeburtstag

835. Hafengeburtstag
© NoName via Unsplash
Do, 09.05.2024 10:00
Free admission
Hamburger Hafen

Hamburgers either love or hate this event. Either way, there's free live music, fireworks and ships to watch - so the Hafengeburtstag is definitely not to be missed here.

altonale

altonale
© Thomas Panzau
Fr, 24.05.2024 19:00
Bezahl so viel du magst
Altona & Ottensen

Well, we're cheating a bit here. BUT a lot of the events that take place as part of the altonale are free. So be sure to check out the program.

48h Wilhelmsburg

48h Wilhelmsburg
© Samantha Gades via Unsplash
Fr, 07.06.2024 18:00
Free admission
Wilhelmsburg

For 48 hours you can discover the Elbe islands and their artists for free and attend concerts. You would only have to buy the HVV ticket.

resonanzraum

resonanzraum
© Gerhard Kühne
Feldstraße 66
20359 Hamburg

In addition to the regular (paid) concerts and events, the Resonanzraum regularly offers the opportunity to visit the "werkstatt" or "hörstunde" - these are rehearsals or "in-depth listening" events with the ensemble. So be sure to check them out!

Football Village & Arena

Football Village & Arena
© Leo Visions via Unsplash
Fr, 14.06.2024 17:00
Free admission

The UEFA Fan Zone at Heiligengeistfeld will open on June 14 for the European Championship matches. This year, the Football Village and the arena will be open until 14.07. - but beware: the times here are provisional for the time being. You will find out more details here as soon as we do. Public viewing dates will follow.

CSD Demonstration

CSD Demonstration
© Teddy O via Unsplash
Sa, 03.08.2024 12:00
Free admission

You shouldn't miss the CSD demo - apart from the important meaning behind it, there is a huge street party with floats, music and really nice people.

The best markets in Hamburg 2024

The best markets in Hamburg 2024
© Nikola Đuza via Unsplash

By the way, we haven't forgotten the numerous free (flea) markets in Hamburg, they would just go a bit beyond the scope of this article. So click here to see all the markets, many of which don't charge admission.

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The 5 best corner spots in Hamburg

The 5 best corner spots in Hamburg
© Phuong Nguyen / Unsplash

Hamburger:innen love Cornern. By the way, it's also free ;) - so grab your favorite friends and off you go. You can find the best spots here in the article.

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