The 28th Wacken Open Air takes place in the small town of Wacken in Schleswig-Holstein, northern Germany.
The festival will take place over 3 days from Thursday 3rd to Saturday 5th August 2017.
Acts announced so far include Alice Cooper, Amon Amarth, Architects, Europe, Kreator, Lacuna Coil, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Morbid Angel, Mortiis, Napalm Death, Orange Goblin, Soilwork, Status Quo, Boomtown Rats, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Trivium, Turbonegro, UK Subs, Uli Jon Roth, Volbeat, & many more.
Please see the Wacken Line-up page for all of the details.
For the 11th year in a row tickets for this event sold out last year. Tickets are priced at 221 euro.
Wacken is located 10 km north of Itzehoe and 50 km north/west of Hamburg.
Camping is available on several large camping grounds surrounding the festival arena.
More information will be here when available.
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