Wacken Open Air
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Wacken Open Air takes place annually in the small town of Schleswig-Holstein, in the north of Germany. The festival is a showcase of the many different styles of heavy metal.
W:O:A is attended by about 80,000 visitors every year and has around 100 acts playing for four days, which makes it the biggest heavy metal open air festival in the world.
World-famous rockbands like Deep Purple, Rammstein and the Red Hot Chili Peppers took the stage at earlier editions of the festival.
Organization: ICS GmbH
Phone: +49 (0) 4627 - 18 38