Wacken Open Air festival is an open-air heavy metal music festival held annually in the village of Wacken, 80 kilometers northwest of Hamburg.
Wacken Open Air 2019
The W:O:A festival was first held in 1990 as a small music event with only a few hundred visitors and only 6 local German bands. This festival is usually held at the beginning of August and lasts for four days.
With tens of thousands of loyal fans annually, WOA continues to stay true to its roots and growing each year since it began in 1990.
The basic ticket price for all 4 days of the Wacken Open Air festival, including camping for a week costs around €220. You may find more information on their official website.