Here you will find answers to frequently asked questions:

GENERAL

  • When will the Guitar Summit 2023 take place?

    Guitar Summit 2023 starts on Friday, September 22 and ends on Sunday, September 24, 2023.

  • Where will Guitar Summit 2023 take place?

    Congress Center Rosengarten
    Rosengartenplatz 2
    68161 Mannheim
    GERMANY

     

     

  • What are the opening hours?

    Exhibition & Workshop Program:
    – Friday 11am-7pm
    – Saturday 11am-7pm
    – Sunday 11am-5pm

    Friday Night in Concert
    – Friday from 5pm-11pm

    Saturday Night in Concert
    – Saturday from 5pm-11pm

  • Who is organizing the Guitar Summit?

    Who could organize an event like the Guitar Summit better than the most popular musician’s magazine? For more than 30 years, Gitarre & Bass has been in constant contact with guitarists, bassists, manufacturers, musicians and distributors. This expertise has been applied to every aspect of the organization of the Guitar Summit – whether it’s the exhibition areas, the workshops or the live acts and artists.

  • How do I become an exhibitor at Guitar Summit?

    All information for exhibitors is available here:

    EXHIBITOR INFORMATION

  • I would like to write about Guitar Summit. How do I apply for accreditation?

    Everything you need to know about accreditation can be found in the press section:

    PRESS

     

  • Is the Guitar Summit barrier-free?

    For people with limited mobility, the barrier-free entrance at the Rosengarten gate is available. If you are coming from the Rosengarten underground car park, please contact our service staff at the entrances.

    If you require assistance or special help, please contact us at least 3 days before the event: service@mcon-mannheim.de


    Handicapped guests with the mark “B” in their severely handicapped ID card (i.e. these persons are in need of assistance or require the support of an accompanying person in all circumstances) pay the regular ticket price and receive free entrance for one accompanying person.

TICKETS

  • Where can I get a ticket and what does it cost?

    Tickets are available online in advance and at the box office. All information about tickets and prices can be found here:

    TICKETS

     

     

  • Are there any discounted tickets?

    For children under 14 years we offer discounted KIDS tickets. These are only available as 1-day tickets. Children up to and including 3 years of age have free entrance.

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    Guests with disabilities with the mark “B” in their severely disabled ID card (i.e. these persons are in need of assistance or require the support of an accompanying person in all circumstances) pay the regular ticket price and receive free entrance for one accompanying person.

  • I am not yet 18 years old. Can I still attend the Guitar Summit?

    Of course you can come. However, there are restrictions:

    • Children/youth under the age of 16 will only be admitted to the event if accompanied by a person with parental authority.
    • Teenagers between 16 and 18 years of age who are not accompanied by a person with parental authority will be allowed to attend the event until 24:00 hrs.
    • When accompanied by a parent or guardian, children and youth are not subject to time restrictions.

ARRIVAL

  • How do I get to the Guitar Summit?

    Information on how to get there can be found here:

    ARRIVAL

    Congress Center Rosengarten
    Rosengartenplatz 2
    68161 Mannheim

  • Where can I find a parking place?

    Parking is available in the direct surroundings of the Rosengarten in the CC Rosengarten parking garage under the watertower. From there you have direct access to the Rosengarten Mannheim.

ON-SITE

  • Will there be a box office?

    Yes, there will be a box office, as long as the event is not sold out. The box office opens with admission.

  • Is there catering on site?

    Yes, on the forecourt of the Rosengarten food trucks will offer various delicacies, which will certainly leave nothing to be desired.

  • Can I bring my camera to Guitar Summit?

    Of course!

  • Can I bring my instrument?

    Bringing your own instruments is not allowed. Exception: Masterclass participants

  • Is smoking prohibited in the Rosengarten?

    Generally, the Non-Smoker Protection Act applies, i.e. smoking is not allowed in the entire Rosengarten.

WORKSHOPS, KONZERTE & MASTERCLASSES

  • Are the workshops and concerts included in the ticket price?

    Yes. The Guitar Summit Ticket gives access to the exhibition, all workshops and concerts. The masterclasses are NOT included in the Guitar Summit ticket price.and must be booked in addition to the Guitar Summit ticket.

  • Does my ticket give me guaranteed access to all workshops and concerts?

    Only as long as the maximum permitted number of visitors is not exceeded! If a workshop/concert is overcrowded, there is no right to admission. Admission to a workshop/concert will only be granted again when guests have left the workshop/concert and new space has thus been created.

  • When and where will the workshops and concerts take place?

    We are currently working at full speed on the concert and workshop program.