In 2023, HAFENGEBURTSTAG HAMBURG will again take place in May. Subject to pandemic developments, you can make a note of 5 to 7 May 2023. Here you will find all the important information and dates for the world's largest port festival. Every year, the port is transformed into a colourful and lively street festival in honour of the birth of the Port of Hamburg.
Traditionally, the HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERSARY opens with the grand arrival parade. When the tugboats dance a ballet on the Elbe and the colourful harbour mile provides culinary delicacies and background music, it becomes fun and exciting at the Landungsbrücken. The tugboat ballet is a unique spectacle worldwide; the tugboats perform their choreography to classical music for their audience. The colourful harbour mile provides food and entertainment, from fish sandwiches to exotic noodle dishes, there are many delicacies. Entertainment is provided by a colourful stage programme, with a total of up to ten small stages offering free live music from a wide range of genres. The port anniversary is a special highlight in Hamburg that you should not miss. Hamburg welcomes you!
* Importan Note: For bookings until 31.03.2023. Musical and theatre tickets excluded.
*if applicable plus service fee