Tips of the Day

How ironic! Berlin offers a full cultural programme whose diversity can’t be beat, but how does one stay updated on this abundance of events? We have taken on the exciting challenge of compiling some of the most interesting events and listing them as "Tips of the Day” for you. For more events, have a look at our event calendar.

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Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz
08/22/2014 - 08.00p.m.
Opera, ballet, dance

Opera by Giuseppe Gazzaniga

Since 10 years the festival at Schloss Britz fascinates with it's lovely staged operas in german language.

First time this...

Schloss Britz (Kulturstall)
08/22/2014 - 08/24/2014
Opera, ballet, dance

Nach mehr als zwei Jahren kommt die beliebte Kiez Oper zurück in die Renate. Im Innenhof des Clubs präsentiert sich die brandneue, ortsspezifische Open-Air...

Salon zur Wilden Renate
08/22/2014 - 08/23/2014

Ecery summer, the Britz Garden presents a spetacular open-air event combining classical music, the ambiance of the garden and a closing fireworks show. The 16th...

Britzer Garten
08/23/2014 - 7.30p.m.

Be there when Boulevard Berlin, Berlin’s biggest shopping mall in Steglitz just off station U9 Schlossstraße, turns into a festival ground!
From 25th to 30th...

08/25/2014 - 08/30/2014
Festival & set of events

Fantasy Filmfest is Germany's biggest film festival for genre films and celebrates it's 28th run in 2014. Thriller, Horror and Science-Fiction films are all part of...

08/27/2014 - 09/07/2014
Fair, procession & parade

City festival with live music and wine manufacturers from all over Germany.

Wineculture from Rhineland-Palatinate meets Berlin cosiness: wine-growers and wine...

Altstadt Spandau
08/28/2014 - 08/31/2014

Four Dates with Dinner, Talks and Workshops with raumlabor Berlin.

The Küchenautomat is a mobile social sculpture that places the kitchen within the public...

Berlinische Galerie - Landesmuseum für moderne Kunst, Fotografie und Architektur
08/28/2014 - 3 - 9 p.m.
Arts & lecture
Haus der Kulturen der Welt
08/28/2014 - 08/31/2014
Fair, procession & parade

This year, from august 29th till 31st Berlin is celebrating it's vegan and vegetarian food festival at Alexanderplatz.

All visitors can inform theirselves...

08/29/2014 - 08/31/2014
Festival & set of events

Long Night of open art studios in the inner courts between Wiesen- and Gerichtstraße in Wedding

Also this year the artists of the...

Gerichtshöfe Wedding
08/30/2014 - 4p.m. - 12p.m.

The Berlin International Stadium Festival ISTAF has the longest tradition and is also probably the most famous German festival for track and field athletes.

08/31/2014 - 12(noon)

For information...

09/02/2014 - 11 a.m.
Festival & set of events

The Berlin Music Week, founded in 2010, offers a vibrant programme of international trade fairs, clubbing events and live concerts for fans and music professionals...

Berlin Music Week - diverse Orte
09/03/2014 - 09/07/2014
Festival & set of events

This award will be given for the third time this year to one of many high-level nominees. The prominent jury, including rapper Bass Sultan Hengzt, radio great Silke...

Postbahnhof (am Ostbahnhof)
09/03/2014 - 11p.m.
Festival & set of events

Berlin's Postbahnhof will be the site for the second VUT Indie Days from 3–5 September. The Indie Days have become Germany's largest platform for recorded music....

Postbahnhof (am Ostbahnhof)
09/03/2014 - 09/05/2014

The WORD! conference with this year's theme MUSIC RELEASED will spend three days on issues related to recorded music, interactive music, tech & start-ups.

Postbahnhof (am Ostbahnhof)
09/03/2014 - 09/05/2014

This is the showcase festival where the music industry, bands and fans get to know each other.

Berlin Music Week - First We Take Berlin
09/04/2014 - 09/05/2014
Classical concert

The opening concert of the 28th Jewish Culture Days with chamber singer Jochen Kowalski. Supported by the strings of the Vogler Quartet, Jochen Kowalski sings songs...

Synagoge Rykestraße
09/04/2014 - 8 p.m.
Festival & set of events

The Berlin Festival is a part of Berlin Music Week. It combines pop, techno, indie, art village, poetry slams and spoken word in a mix of underground and mainstream...

Arena Park
09/05/2014 - 09/07/2014

Children's workshop as part of the 28th Jewish Culture Days in Berlin. The OLAM Youth Centre invites you to visit the synagogue at Joachimstaler Straße and question...

Synagoge Joachimstaler Straße
09/05/2014 - 3 - 5 p.m.

Music is becoming increasingly digital. Music Hack Day will experiment with these changes in the digital music age and develop ideas for the future of music. Music...

Axel Springer Plug and Play Accelerator
09/05/2014 - 09/06/2014

The stunning Pyronale World Fireworks Championship takes place against the imposing backdrop of the Olympic Stadium and historic Maifeld bell tower. Six international...

Olympiastadion / Maifeld
09/05/2014 - 09/06/2014
Festival & set of events

The second round of VIA! the VUT Indie Awards will be presented this year as part of VUT Indie Days 2014 and Berlin Music Week. The winners are not only creating new...

Postbahnhof (am Ostbahnhof)
09/05/2014 - tba
Festival & set of events

The Night of religions for in Berlin will take place on September 6th. Almost 100 synagogues, churches, mosques, temples and community centers open their doors on...

Verschiedene Synagogen und Kirchen
09/06/2014 - 4 p.m.-12 p.m.

Also 2014 jewish synagogues in Berlin open their doors as part of the...

Synagogen in Berlin
09/06/2014 - From 7 p.m.
Festival & set of events

ARD’s youth radio broadcasters have joined up forces to award the best young musical talents. They will be giving the coveted New Music Award this September as part...

Fair, procession & parade

Shuk Ha'Carmel - the biggest market in Tel Aviv is the hub of social life. A place to meet up, so there people dance, eat and drink. The aroma of exotic spices, meat...

Gemeindehaus der Jüdischen Gemeinde Fasanenstraße
09/07/2014 - 12 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Classical concert

Dirigent: Wladimir Jurowsky; Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy 
Ouvertüre C-Dur op. 101 »Trompeten-Ouvertüre« 

Johann Sebastian Bach/Arnold...

Berliner Philharmonie(Großer Saal)
09/10/2014 - 08.00p.m.
Festival & set of events

Down Under Berlin is the only film festival in Germany dedicated to Australian and New Zealand film. The fourth edition of Down Under Berlin will take place in the...

Moviemento Kino Berlin
09/11/2014 - 09/14/2014

Located directly on the water, this romantic, relaxed and comfortable restaurant is decorated with wooden furniture, old lamps and ornate picture frames. Simply put, Freischwimmer is a cool location in Kreuzberg’s Flutgraben area. The restaurant is in a very old building that was once used for renting and repairing boats. The entrance is directly next to Berlin’s oldest gas station. You can sit outdoors during the summer and indoors during the winter.