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Wunderbar Wacken!!

My second Wacken festival and I've already got next years ticket! This is THE best metal festival... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Log W
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
Unforgettable

It was my first Wacken it was simply amazing! The festival is really well organized, the food... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
Prfigueira
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Brazil
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Wacken is a small village tucked away in the north of Germany surrounded by green fields and cute cottages. However, pay this sleepy town a visit at the end of August and it’s bye bye quiet farmland and hello mud-covered, chain wearing, metal heads...more
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Hauptstr. 47, 25596 Wacken, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

My second Wacken festival and I've already got next years ticket! This is THE best metal festival anywhere! and I've tried loads ! Always great line ups,plenty of stages, lots of info about band times and what stage,all really well organised ,loads of great different...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

It was my first Wacken it was simply amazing! The festival is really well organized, the food, drinks and attractions at the holy land are great and the sound in every stage where the bands play is simply perfect: loud as hell! I would recommend...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2018

One of the best organized festivals I have ever seen. The people are the real story.. I have never ever met a group of so many diverse people that can all come together and are instantly friends and friendly. In 2018, the heat and dust...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

2018 was my first time attending W.O.A and the one year wait was worthy. I felt I was in a differente world, people were all really nice and everyone is so friendly even not knowing each other. The line-up was awesome this year and everything...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

As many people I was tempted to be part of(maybe) the most famous metal festival and I went for Wacken Open Air 2017. At the festival area the organisation was bad - the people were not quite helpful and they did not do anything to...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Organization of this festival is epic as an artist or visitor. Not a single thing went wrong, which is not obvious when you are touring.

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

I have been a fan of Wacken since I have moved to Germany in 2013 and go every year. Some may say that it has become too commercial, but I think that depends on the perspective of the fan. The food is great, beer is...More

Thank Samantha A
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Check carefully where you put your tent. Wacken village is a very nice small town but you still have everything what you need there. Only for the bigger shops you need to walk little bit more (about 2km) from the festival area. Even you have...More

Thank tomsT3818NA
Reviewed August 23, 2017

If you're into metal this is the place to go! 5 days of full blast metal, Two main stages and others stages packed with talented bands. The Festival is well organised Beer Beer Beer! Massive bars! Trash bins and toilets everywhere, Lockers to rent for...More

Thank Operanovis
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Allthough not a hardcore metal fan this is one of my musical highlights> The festival is huge, more bands then there is time to hear them. Great atmosphere, friendly humourous, crazy people all add up to a circus that you must visit. Haven't seen any...More

Thank Paul_Otter
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It is sold out. Be careful with tickets. Many sites are selling fake tickets such as: Ebay, Viagogo, Laolaevents, Global-Tickets, Eventtickets24, tickets75, ... If you don't have tickets, sign up on Wacken official site... More
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