Update Friday, 13 June:
Public viewing at the University: Organised by the Alumni of Hamburg University organisation, selected games are shown in Audimax (main auditorium) at Von-Melle-Park 2, 20146 Hamburg. Admission one hour before the game starts. Drink and food available, please don’t bring your own beverages.
Knust are showing all the games open air on the big screen video wall on Lattenplatz (Neuer Kamp 30, 20357 Hamburg.
Tonight these are:
18:00 Mexico v Cameroon
21:00 Spain v Netherlands
0:00 Chile v Australia
Update Thursday, 12 June:
Don’t miss the party at Afrikanisches Zentrum for the match Germany v Ghana: Intercultural Family Day and Public Viewing on Saturday, 21 June 2014, start: 4 pm, at Afrikanisches Zentrum @ Erlöserkirche Borgfelde, Jungestraße 7 (U/S Berliner Tor).
The biggest fan party in Hamburg is on Heiligengeistfeld (see our blog here)
But of course there are many more opportunities to watch the world cup with friends and in a group. Tip: If you sympathize with the Portuguese or Spanish team, look out for a restaurant in the Portuguese neighbourhood near Landungsbrücken.
Here are two more major public events:
Hamburg, Spielbudenplatz (Reeperbahn): Open Air WM-Biergarten on Spielbudenplatz, showing all games on 20 big screens
Neumünster, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße 2-4: Supporters celebrate at Holstenhallen, capacity 1000 to 2000 people, seats and standing areas, admission €2, all matches with the German team
Beergardens and Breweries
Hofbraeu Wirtshaus Wandsbek, Bahngarten 28, 22041 Hamburg, fan party, all games on big screens, beer garden
Pubs and sports bars
Barley & Malt Bar, Deichstr. 36, 20459 Hamburg will be showing all matches
Belami, Holtenklinker Str. 26, 21029 Hamburg (Bergedorf), all matches of the German team, other matches on request
Fleetenkieker Irish Pub, Boersenbruecke 10, 20457 Hamburg (City Centre): The FIFA World Cup in Brazil kicks off this week and you can watch all the games live.
Herzblut St. Pauli, Reeperbahn 50, 20359 Hamburg, fan party and public screening of all German and other relevant matches, admission free
Paddy’s Bar Hamburg, Schauenburger Str. 40, 20095 Hamburg (near Rathausmarkt) showing all games
The Rebel’s Choice, Am Geesttor 4, 21614 Buxtehude: WM party, all the games on big screens
Of course, there are many more places to watch the tournament: Please comment here your favourite place! Or list your fan party in our What’s on.