Autumn Dippemess

08.09. – 17.09.2022

The Dippemess is a colourful folk festival for the whole family with a long history. It is known in the region as Frankfurt's largest and oldest folk festival.

The Dippemess takes place twice a year - as 'Spring-Dippemess' around Easter for about three weeks and for about a week as 'Autumn Dippemess' at the beginning of September. It always takes place at the fairground on Ratsweg in front of the ice rink.


Opening hours

Monday: closed

Tuesday to Thursday: 15:00 to 23:00

Friday: 15:00 to midnight

Saturday: 12:00 to midnight

Sunday: 12:00 to 23:00


Handicapped parking spaces
are located on Ostendstraße in limited numbers.


Please note:
Dogs are not allowed on the event premises.

History of the Dippemess

The Dippemess is a traditional fair that dates back to the 14th century. At that time, the "Maamess", as it was then called, was a mediaeval market proffering domestic articles.



to the Autumn Dippemess

Public transport stop: Eissporthalle/Festplatz

Please note that there is no parking available directly at the fairground!