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DreamHack Leipzig 2018

One of the most popular gaming and cybersports festivals DreamHack with the biggest LAN-Party in Germany will be held in winter 2018 in the city of Leipzig.

You are welcome to see the games of the strongest cybersports teams in the world. A great entertaining program including eSports tournaments, cosplay contest, prize drawing, amazing exhibition of the gaming industry novelties as well as DreamStore of games, the newest hard- and software and also meeting with the cybersport stars awaits the eParty guests.

Photo: Leipziger Messe / Tom Schulze (TS)

Location of the festival - how to get to the event

The DreamHack 2018 will be organized from 26th to 28th of January at the Leipziger Messe. The complex is situated at Messe Avenue 1.

You can get to the place from the main railway station of Leipzig by tram line number 16. It will take approximately 20 minutes. Or take a rapid transit railway to get to the destination faster. The routes number S2, S5, S5X, and S11 come directly to the Messe train station. If you need to get to the cyber festival from the Leipzig/Halle airport, take S5 or S5X S-Bahn route.

Tournaments & Program

The DreamHack festival keeps its traditions announcing CS:GO as one of the major games to be played. The Rocket League tournaments will be organized in 2018, where the players will try their best during the whole three days of the festival. Furthermore, the gamers of StarCraft II, League of Legends, Hearthstone game produced by Blizzard Entertainment, will compete during the festival. And, of course, the Pokémon Regional Championship is also announced to come back to DreamHack.

One of the most outstanding features of DreamHack Leipzig 2018 is that Pokémon Regional Championship is coming back to the festival!

The tournaments of the game will be held January 27 and 28. For further information please follow our updates!

Photo: Leipziger Messe / Tom Schulze (TS)

Opening Hours

Please note that access to the Exhibition zone and Tournaments zone is allowed from the age of 16, and to the LAN area from the age of 18 at the following times.





Exhibition zone 10.00 - 22.00 10.00 - 22.00 10.00 - 18.00
Tournaments zone 10.00 - 00.00 10.00 - 00.00 10.00 - 18.00
LAN area 08.00 - 00.00 all day round 00.00 - 16.00

Photo: Leipziger Messe / Andre Kugellis (AK)

Ticket Prices

Day Ticket € 21
Three-days Ticket € 49
Business Ticket € 109
Daily checkout day ticket € 21
Online LAN-Tickets:
LAN Seat € 99
LAN Seat plus € 129
LAN Seat XMG € 299

Ticket types - what's included in the price


LAN seat XMG

LAN Seat plus

LAN Seat

Seat in the 56 hours LAN zone
Pass to DreamHack eSport festival including DreamExpo, Tournaments and DreamStore
Relaxation area & shower usage
Free transport on the MDV public local transport network
Free Wi-Fi  
Parking nearby the hall  
Fast lane for Registration  
XMG SECTOR Gaming PC    
Double desk space    
Gaming seat    
Gaming periphery    
Price: € 299 € 129 € 99

Photo: Leipziger Messe / Andre Kugellis (AK)

Hotels near the DreamHack in Leipzig

Numerous hotels of different star type rating can be found around the Trade Fair of Leipzig. The prices for accommodation vary from the type of services the hotels provide. With the HotelFriend platform you can book any hotel service as well as a room or a special discount arrangement.

Hotel Hiemann is a good choice not only because of its closeness to the expo center, but also due to its high quality service and reasonable lodging price - starting from 64 Euro per night. The hotel is located in a tranquil district of the city with a good traffic junction.

Find, book, adjust your stay in a hotel according to your needs and requirements at any moment. Plan your visit to the DreamHack 2018 with HotelFriend!

  • Wyndham Stuttgart Airport Messe

Wyndham Stuttgart Airport Messe

Flughafenstraße 51, Stuttgart, Deutschland
  • Acomhotel Nürnberg

Acomhotel Nürnberg

Leipziger Platz 22, Nürnberg, Deutschland
  • hotel am schlossberg ziegenruck

Hotel am Schlossberg Ziegenrück

Paskaer Str. 1, 07924 Ziegenrück, Deutschland
  • All In Hostel Berlin

All In Hostel Berlin

Grünberger Str. 54, Berlin, Deutschland
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