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  • Are you ready for four more additions to the line-up?

    Today we have no less than four additions to the line-up for you. Are you ready? The Night Eternal from the heart of the Ruhr region play heavy metal and have already proven themselves at one or two major events. They wrap genre sounds of NWOBHM in a dark garment and mix burning riffs and…

  • Mount Moshmore welcomes Bolt, Elvellon, and Scarnival!

    We’re far from done with the line-up for Dong Open Air No. 22! Get ready for these three: Dust Bolt will honor us with their presence at Mount Moshmore and bring you their Bay Area Thrash – but if you only know the old songs, you can look forward to some new ones! Be ready:…

  • NanowaR of Steel, Drone, and Neurotic Machinery confirmed!

    We are very happy to announce the next bands for the 22nd Dong Open Air! Three finest bangers await you: NanowaR of Steel bring fiery Nordic rhythms, sober pirates, and a certain Mr. Cthulhu to Mount Moshmore. This is the place to celebrate and make fun of all things metal. In addition, the neo-thrash squadron…

  • Happy New Year & Countdown Tickets

    A happy new year to all of you! We hope you made it across the annual finish line ok. May 2024 bring you health, stability, lots of great moments and memories, and just treat you right across the board. For this year, we are absolutely stoked to get closer to the 22nd Dong Open Air…

  • Last of the X-Mas tickets and the best wishes for the new year!

    The Dong cow counts the final hours of the year and thinks of all the beautiful things that happened in 2023. We wish you all the best for what’s left of this year – and a fantastic new year! You can do your part in paving the way for this by finalizing your plans for…

  • Merry Christmas

    Ho-ho-happy Christmas from the barn of the Dong Cow! Wishing you relaxing days with people you love! Enjoy the time, be kind to eat other, and look forward to the fact that the days are getting longer again. And how do you feed that anticipation? By looking forward to the long summer nights – on…

  • Early Bird tickets gone, 50 % of all tickets sold, X-Mas ticket available until Dec 31!

    The Early Birds have flown, but we do have an option for your thoughtful Christmas gifts this year: The X-Mas tickets! You can find the X-Mas ticket on dongopenair.de at the best price, which is valid until Dec 31, 2023! Of course, you can also get your beer vouchers, discounted youth tickets, as well as…

  • Dong Open Air 2024 tickets available now!

    Dong Open Air 2024 tickets available now! Where? At dongopenair.de. Today (and only today) you can get Early Bird tickets at the best price all day long! Of course, beer tokens are available, too, and youth tickets can be bought at a discounted price! So if you want to come to beautiful Mount Moshmore and…

  • Blind Guardian return to Dong – new video teaser!

    Now you all know the bards and their sooooongs. Sorry, 2022 was just so incredible, we couldn’t resist inviting Hansi Kürsch and his band to come back. So with our new video teaser it’s official: Blind Guardian are coming back to the Hill! A brief look back: Founded around 40 years ago, the band obviously…

  • Behemoth, Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, The Night Flight Orchestra, and Wucan check in at Dong!

    Ladies and gentlemen! Four days to go until the pre-sale for D.O.A 2024 starts – and here are four more bands you can look forward to: Behemoth, Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, The Night Flight Orchestra and Wucan! Behemoth are Poland’s metal flagship and internationally known as one of the most inspiring extreme bands of the last…