What could be better than spending a fun summer evening outdoors, going to an amazing outdoor concert or watching a film? And what if it were free? Take a look at our tips for concerts and evenings of dance, all of which are free for you to enjoy outside in the open air.
Tips for Summer 2018
Fête de la Musique
Every year at the beginning of summer on June 21 Berlin celebrates the Fête de la Musique: On 100 stages amateur musicians and professional musicians will perform their music for free to the public at free concerts throughout Berlin on public streets, squares, and parks.
June 21, everywhere in Berlin
Staatsoper für alle
The Staatskapelle Berlin and conductor Daniel Barenboim will give a open-air concert on Bebelplatz for free.
Tip: Bring your picnic hamper for with you.
June 16, Bebelplatz / Unter den Linden
Summer Concerts in the Englischer Garten
The Teehaus im Englischen Garten (English Garden Tea House) is located right in the heart of Tiergarten. Here in this idyllic setting, you can enjoy a summer concert on the open air stage. All sorts of music are on offer, ranging from classical, jazz and folk to pop, hip hop and disco.
Tip: the concerts in the Englischer Garten are the perfect opportunity for a summer picnic.
Every Sunday from July 1 to September 2, at 4pm an 7pm at the Teehaus im Englischen Garten
Sommer im Park (Summer in the Park)
Free concerts are held in front of the Galerie im Körnerpark every Sunday. A broad mix of musical styles are on offer, all of which promise to put you in a good mood.
Dates to be announced, Every Sunday , Galerie im Körnerpark (weather permitting)
Dancing in Monbijoupark
Swing, tango, waltz and salsa: when the weather's nice, the dance floor at the beach bar in Monbijoupark is buzzing. Crowds come to dance under the open sky alongside the Spree River every night of the week, and on certain evenings you can even take a dance class (sometimes for a fee) before being set loose to try out your new dance steps.
Every day (weather permitting), Monbijoupark