The a cappella metal band Van Canto comes to Wacken – with some special guests! The exclusive party will happen at the last festival day on and in front of the party stage.
The guests are: Tarja Turunen (Tarja, ex-Nightwish),...[more]
3 further Warm Up dates in Nuremberg, Rostock and Vienna have been added to this years list of official W:O:A Warm Up Parties.
Here are the details:
The provisional running order is online! This first version of our running order comes without playtimes and contains just our main stages at the W:O:A infield (True Metal Stage, Black Stage and Party Stage).
As announced before, we have a full load of information for you.
Sadly, the Running Order must be postponed. We will catch up with it asap!
We start with the Easter guitar raffle! The signed Wacken Open Air e-guitars...[more]
Next year, Blind Guardian will delight fans of Fantasy Speed Metal with a new album and of course an accompanying tour.
Those who can't wait that long, have the opportunity to see the band on the 30th of May in the Garage in...[more]
Just in time for the Easter season, we can announce some heavy news from the world-wide loudest acre!
New bands and a provisional running order will be brought to you on Easter Sunday. And right now we are starting with a...[more]
To support the work of the Wacken Foundation, Grave Digger have donated their backdrop with the cover artwork of the album "Liberty or Death". The backdrop measures 6,93 x 4,46meters.
There is time until Saturday 12th - 06.00...[more]