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If your conference schedule is not too packed yet, Hamburg has to offer some exciting events during the conference week which you might be interested in visiting!
More information to follow.

Music / Theatre

Salut Salon, Thalia Theater, June 26 – July 15.  Female Quartet playing a mix of classic, pop, chanson and folk in their 10th year of performance.
Viva la Vida! Schmidt Theater, July 13 – 28. Modern Dance Ensemble from Cuba.
Norah Jones. July 17. Stadtpark Open Air Concert.
July 21. One-day open air festival for HipHop music.
Nordstern Festival
. July 13 + 14. Young festival for independent Metal/Rock music.
Jarabe de Palo. July 20. Fabrik.
Frau Hedi’s Summerparty. July 21. Frau Hedi is an old boat that serves as a music club/disco during summertime.


B-Movie Open Air Cinema. The Little Shop of Horrors (OV). July, 14 ~22:00, in front of the Youth Hostel Stintfang, St. Pauli Landungsbrücken.
Schanzen Open Air Cinema.
 Every night a different, selected movie at Sternschanzenpark, close to the University’s campus (only in German). Come with a blanket and brave the weather in a very relaxed atmosphere
Abaton Kino
. Very nice independent movie theatre on campus, showing international movies in their original version.
Streits Filmtheater. Old fashioned cinema in the city centre, all movies are in English. Their Monday Sneak Preview has cult status in Hamburg!

Museums / Art Exhibitions

Lost places. Sites of photography. Hamburger Kunsthalle. Photo exhibition.
Verlorene Moderne. Der Berliner Skulpturenfund. Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe. Exhibion of art from the 1930ies, disappeared during the Third Reich and found some years ago in Berlin.
Antony Gormley: Horizon Field Hamburg. Deichtorhallen. Art installation.

Sports events

Hamburg Triathlon. July 21 + 22.
bet-at-home Open. German Tennis Championchips. July 16 – 22.


The Cosmic Wall – A Monument to Pink Floyd. July 14, 21:15. 360° multimedia show im memory of Pink Floyd.
Duckstein Festival. July 6 – 15. Street Festival: food, drinks, street theatre, live music.
Queen Elizabeth und Queen Mary 2 in Hamburg. July 15. Two huge cruise ships enter the port of Hamburg.