Hamburg DOM festival is known as one of the most exciting events in the life of the city. This majestic event is very popular among foreign tourists. Hamburg DOM is considered the most entertaining and colorful fair trade in Germany. The holiday is organized three times a year - in the middle of summer, winter and spring. During the days of the celebration the streets of the city are always full of various funny rides, carousels, beer tents and souvenir shops. Various interesting entertainment events, concerts and shows, as well as special festivals and events for children take place here every day.
During a year the internationally famous festival is visited by approximately ten million travelers. Visitors are attracted by the atmosphere of indescribable extravaganza and celebration. Each of the three festivals that take place during a year has its own special traditions. The village of witches is considered the most interesting attraction of summer festival. This is a mysterious town, a walk through which will surely leave a lot of impressions. The spring festival is the traditional time for jousting tournaments, which take place in a beautiful medieval fort.
Fantastic cowboy performances are the main entertainment during the summer festival. A small special town is constructed in one of the city’s streets especially for this purpose. The town looks exactly like towns seen in the films about the Wild West. The winter festival is the best time to participate in various carnival processions. Anyone can buy an original medieval costume and join various demonstrations and solemn processions.