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Berlin Events in August 2024

Zug der Liebe 2022

Event Highlights

Lange Nacht der Museen

Long Night of Museums

August 24, 2024

Once a year, many museums and exhibition venues in the capital open their doors at night and welcome visitors to the Long Night of Museums.  more

Tag der offenen Tür der Bundesregierung (2)

Open Day of the German Federal Government

Date not yet known

For one weekend per year, the Federal Chancellery, the Press and Information Office and the Federal Ministries invite all citizens to take a look behind the scenes of political Berlin.  more

Gute Sicht für kommende Sternschnuppen-Nacht

Night of Shooting Stars

August 12, 2024

During the natural spectacle of the Perseid meteor shower in mid-August, up to 100 shooting stars per hour can be seen in the sky.  more

Pop-Kultur (5)

Pop-Kultur

August 28 to 30, 2024

Pop-Kultur is a three-day festivals that turns Berlin's Kulturbrauerei into a hub of popular music with concerts, lectures and talks.  more

Young Euro Classic

Young Euro Classic

August 09 - 25, 2024

Youth symphony orchestras from all over the world enrich the Berlin summer with classical music concerts at the Konzerthaus Berlin on Gendarmenmarkt.  more

Zug der Liebe

Zug der Liebe

August 31, 2024

Zug der Liebe (Parade of Love) is a musical demonstration for more compassion, charity and social commitment.  more

Tanz im August (4)

Dance in August

August 15 to 31, 2024

Dance in August is one of the most important festivals of contemporary dance and the largest gathering of dance theater in Europe.  more

Holi Festival of Colours

Holi Festival Of Colours

Date not yet known

Based on the traditional Indian spring festival, the Holi Festival transforms Berlin's central fairground into a colorful celebration.  more

Berliner Spätival

Berlin Spätival

Date not yet known

The Berlin Spätival presents various local bands and up-and-coming musicians and traditionally takes place in Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg.  more

Rave the Planet 2022 (2)

Rave the Planet

August 17, 2024

18 years after the last Loveparade in the capital, its founder Dr. Motte is bringing the event's successor "Rave the Planet" to Berlin once again.  more

Folk Festivals

Volkspark Friedrichshain Berlin

LGBT Park Festival

Date not yet known

The LGBT Park Festival (LesBiSchwules Parkfest) on the grounds of the open-air cinema in Volkspark Friedrichshain will take place for the 25th time in 2024.  more

Zum Schmutzigen Hobby: Nina Queer

QueerStreet Festival

Date not yet known

A new festival for everyone, completely without labels: The QueerStreet Festival took place for the first time in 2021 and is now a permanent part of Berlin's cultural calendar.  more

Volksfest 2023 (11)

Schollenfest

August 23 - September 08, 2024

The Schollenfest in Berlin-Tegel offers family fun for young and old visitors amid the residential area "Freie Scholle".  more

Joanna Mallwitz

Musikfest Berlin

August 24 - September 17, 2024

The Musikfest marks the beginning of the concert season in Berlin. Some of the best orchestras in the world perform in concert halls all over the city.  more

Exhibitions

Caspar David Friedrich: Unendliche Landschaften (3)

Caspar David Friedrich: Infinite Landscapes

April 19 - August 04, 2024

On the occasion of the 250th anniversary of Caspar David Friedrich's birth, the Alte Nationalgalerie is showing the exhibition "Infinite Landscapes" with 60 paintings and 50 drawings from Germany and abroad, including world-famous works.  more

The Berlin Show: Helmut Newton Stiftung

The Berlin Show

June 07 - November 10, 2024

A tribute to Helmut Newton's hometown, "The Berlin Show" features Newton's iconic and many unknown images of Berlin as well as photographs of his early sources of inspiration.  more

Film Festivals

Filmnacht im Humboldt Forum

Box Office Around the World

Date not yet known

In the open air, the Humboldt Forum presents films from all over the world on three weekends in summer.  more

Freiluftkino Kreuzberg

British Shorts Summer Edition

Date not yet known

In the Summer Edition, the British Shorts Festival presents selected highlights from this year's short film program.  more

Concert Highlights

  • Thu01/08/202419:00 Uhr
    Korn

    Zitadelle Spandau - Freilichtbühne an der Zitadelle

  • Sat10/08/202420:00 Uhr
    Tom Jones

    Tempodrom

  • Tue13/08/202420:25 Uhr
    PJ Harvey

    Zitadelle Spandau - Freilichtbühne an der Zitadelle

  • Sat24/08/202421:00 Uhr
    Deichkind

    Parkbühne Wuhlheide (Kindl-Bühne Wuhlheide)

  • Sat31/08/202419:00 Uhr
    Klassik Open Air

    Britzer Garten

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