Welcome to legendary Elbhangfest!

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The Elbhangfestival

Once a year, on the last weekend in June, the landscape between Loschwitz and Pillnitz is transformed into one big festival area.

Info & Tickets
»Old hand« or your first time?
Everything you need to know about your visit
at the Elbhangfest

Interested in classical music, rock or electronica?
Here you'll find all the info on our highlights!

Sailing on the river Elbe, pony rides, games and fun -
the Elbhangfest is an experience
for the whole family!

Elbhangfest offers a variety of
inclusive offers!

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“Good reasons for imagination”

200 artists — 11 stages — 3 days

The butterfly as a symbol of resurrection and change is the motif of the 30th Elbhangfest. For the festival is reinventing itself — from 24 – 26 June 2022 it will be called the Elbe Slope Festival “Good Reasons for Imagination” — with exciting highlights, culinary delights, arts and crafts, Radeberger beer and Elbe Valley wines.

Programme highlights

Classical music, innovative dance theatre, rousing rock ‘n’ roll, electronica until no one is sitting down – we present our programme highlights:

Muare 2
Moiré Experience
La Fanfarria del Capitán
Banda argentina!
Fantasieschloss Pillnitz
Flanieren, Staunen und Genießen
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Advance booking starts!

Buy tickets now so that the festival can take place in 2022!
Brand new: Free steamer shuttle between Loschwitz and Pillnitz!

200 artists, 11 stages, steamboat shuttle and 3 days of Elbhangfest for only 13 € / reduced rate 11 € *

In order to be able to hold the event, the organiser of the festival — the non-profit Elbhangfest e. V. — needs planning security and a sustainable financial risk. Therefore, a total of 25,000 tickets – at the cheaper early bird price – must be sold by 30 April 2022. If this is not successful or if the festival has to be cancelled again due to corona, all buyers will be refunded the purchase price.

* plus advance booking fee.
25,000 tickets at the attractive early bird price until 30 April 2022.
Children up to 18 years of age continue to have free admission.


»Old hand« or your first time?
Everything you need to know about your visit at Elbhangfest

Where to take the children?
Well, to us!

Sailing on the river Elbe, pony rides, fun and games – the Elbe
the Elbhangfest is an experience
for the whole family!

We are a non-profit association

A group of three dozen enthusiasts has been organising the annual Elbhangfest on a voluntary basis since 1991.

We thank our sponsors and supporters!