DreamHack started in November 1994 when Kenny “K2-ICE” Eklund and Martin “DH_admin” Öjes rented the local school cafeteria in the small city Malung and invited their computer entusiast friends to join them for a week end of coding and hacking. Today DreamHack is the worlds largest digital festival, the indisputable largest LAN party in the world with over 26,000 visitors, 22,483 unique devices in the network and close to 10 000 visitors who enjoy DreamHack with their own computer. DreamHack is also a world class esports event, DreamExpo, cosplay and a celebration on all things Internet happening several times each year all around the world.
Buy your tickets to DreamHack Summer 2015 at: bokning.dreamhack.se
DreamHack Summer 2015 is arranged 13-16 June 2015 at the Elmia Fair in Jönköping, Sweden. The festival is open 24/7. We expect over 26 000 visitors to DreamHack Summer 2015.
Important times for DreamHack Summer 2015
Doors open: 08:00, Saturday June 13
Opening ceremony: 16:00, Saturday June 13
The network goes down: 08:00, Tuesday June 16
The electricity cuts to the table rows: 08:40, Tuesday June 16
All participants must be out of Elmia: 10:00, Tuesday June 16
Table Seat Standard – 989 SEK
Table Seat Express Entrance – 1049 SEK
Table Seat Gigabit & Express Entrance -1109 SEK
Table Seat 20 Plus Section – 1189 SEK
Day Pass – 150 SEK
Event Pass – 600 SEK
Competitor Pass – 600 SEK
Full information on tickets are available here!
DreamHack started in November 1994 when Kenny “K2-ICE” Eklund and Martin “DH_admin” Öjes rented the local school cafeteria in the small city Malung and invited their computer entusiast friends to join them for a week end of coding and hacking. Today DreamHack is the worlds largest digital festival, the indisputable largest LAN party in the world with over 26,000 visitors, 17,618 unique devices in the network and close to 10 000 visitors who enjoy DreamHack with their own computer. DreamHack is also a world class esports event, DreamExpo, cosplay and a celebration on all things Internet happening several times each year all around the world.
DreamHack is the undisputed world largest LAN with multiple Guinness world records. at DreamHack Winter 2015 there was 22,483 unique connected devices to our network, let´s make DreamHack Winter 2014 event bigger! Make sure to connect all your devices to the open WiFi. The blazing fast Internet connection is provided from our partner Telia who will deliver the fiber connection to DreamHack Winter 2014.
In our DreamExpo you will find many of the largest an most innovative company’s showing of the latest hardware, gaming gear, games and gadgets often with great fun and activities like shoot outs, giveaways an mush more. Meet developers, pro gamers, politicians, teachers and often even celebrities. All in the DreamExpo in hall B.
DreamHack arranges a lot of Esport tournaments for all audiences ranging from casual and fun to real hard core attracting professional players. All major genres like Team FPS, Duel FPS, Racing, Fighting, Sports, Music and strategic games are featured. Most of the tournaments are open for everybody and often starts in the BYOC area then moves on to a tournament area. The final for the main games is played in front of thousand of people on some of our dedicated esport stages, the main stage or DreamArena Extreme.
Cosplay at DreamHack have a short but really great history. We started with our cosplay activities at DreamHack Summer 2014 and we was really amazed by the quality of the costumes and the amount of fabulous creations that was showed on the main stage both at DHS and DHW. At DreamHack Summer 2015 we once again will have a huge cosplay competition at the main stage in Hall D.
DreamStore is DreamHacks festival store organized together with Webhallen with great offers on hardware, software, games, gadgets and game gear. All major brands are represented. Its not uncommon that product launches are made during our big festivals at Elmia in Jönköping.
In lobby syd you can find the official DreamHack Merchandise Store where you can find all DH-products and some other great stuf from our partners. DreamHack Merchandise Store is opened 24/7
During the festival we produce several of hundreds of live entertainment on our many stages. DreamArena offers the worlds best esport and lectures from game developers, politicians and other Internet or media personalities. The main stage offers live music, crazy competitions and also a lot of content from our partners. Most of the content is live streamed by us or members of the media.
DreamHack Bucharest 2015 – April 24-26th
DreamHack France 2015 – May 8-10th
DreamHack Summer 2015 – June 13-16th
DreamHack Valencia 2015 – July 16-19th
DreamHack London 2015 – September 19-20th
DreamHack Stockholm 2015 – September 25-26th
DreamHack Cluj-Napoca 2015 – 30 October 1st November
DreamHack Winter 2015 – November 26-29th
DreamHack Moscow 2015 – December 5-6th
DreamHack Leipzig 2016 – January 22-24th
DreamHack Bucharest 2016 – April 22-24th
DreamHack Summer 2016 – June 18-21th
DreamHack Cluj Napoca 2016 – October 7-9th
DreamHack Winter 2016 – November 24-27th
DreamHack Bucharest 2017 – April 21-23rd
DreamHack Summer 2017 – June 17-20th
DreamHack Cluj Napoca 2017 – October 6-8th
DreamHack Winter 2017 – Nov 30 – December 3rd
DreamHack Summer 2018 – June 16-19th
DreamHack Winter 2018 – Nov 29 – December 2nd
More events to be announced!
DreamHack is the world’s largest computer festival. DreamHack’s core, and origin is the LAN party, with the two major festivals DreamHack Summer in June and DreamHack Winter in November. The events are a platform for eSport, knowledge and creative competitions, music acts, lectures by game developers, Internet & game culture, cosplay, the fair DreamExpo and much much more. DreamHack is also a production company with a focus on gaming, esports, music and arena productions for both traditional TV and the Internet.
During 2014 DreamHack had 104,000 visitors to its events and more than 15 million unique viewers who followed the live broadcast online. More information is available on www.dreamhack.se
DreamHack Summer and Winter is open for all ages but can contain content like tournaments, exhibitors and partners showing games and other material not suitable for all ages.