Berlin Events in August

Berlin Events in August 2023

Pop-Kultur 2022: Fokn Bois
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Highlights of the Berlin culture program in August, including exhibitions, trade fairs, concerts, folk festivals and more.

Event Highlights

Lange Nacht der Museen
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Long Night of Museums

August 26, 2023

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

Young Euro Classic
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Young Euro Classic

August 11 - 27, 2023

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

Potsdamer Schlössernacht
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Potsdam Palace Night

August 18 and 19, 2023

Each summer, the parks and palaces of Potsdam invite visitors to celebrate the bygone pomp and glory of the Prussian Kings with concerts, dance performances and many other attractions. more

Tanz im August 2022 (1)
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Dance in August

August 9 - 26, 2023

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

Sternenhimmel über einem Feld
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Night of Shooting Stars

Date not yet known

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

Zug der Liebe
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Zug der Liebe

Date not yet known

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

Holi Festival of Colours
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Holi Festival Of Colours

Date not yet known

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

Pop-Kultur 2022: Kunty Klub
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August 30 - September 01, 2023

During the three-day festival, musicians, artists and business people turn the Kulturbrauerei into a music hub. more

Sound in the Garden (5)
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Sound in the Garden

Date not yet known

The sculpture garden of the Neue Nationalgalerie will be transformed into an open-air stage for the first time since 1986. more

Citadel Music Festival
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Citadel Music Festival

Date not yet known

Every summer, the Citadel Music Festival stages a series of rock, pop and electronic music concerts at an amazing location, the citadel in Berlin-Spandau. more

Berlin Biennale

June 11 - September 18, 2022

Held every other year, the Berlin Biennale turns various locations in the city into galleries for contemporary art. more

Folk Festivals

Zum Schmutzigen Hobby: Nina Queer
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Queer Street Festival

Date not yet known

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

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Spandau Havelfest

Date not yet known

Three days, two stages, a dozen live music acts as well as amusement rides and other attractions will delight visitors of the Spandau Havelfest this August. more

Schollenfest Tegel
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August 18 - September 03, 2023

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

Ein Luftballon mit der Friedenstaube
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Radioeins Parkfest

August 27 - September 04, 2022

At the Radioeins Parkfest, visitors can enjoy a diverse program of live broadcasts, movies, concerts, hands-on activities and a children's program. more


Information about art exhibitions in August 2023 will follow soon

Concert Highlights in August 2023

12/08/202318:00 Uhr

Fury in the Slaughterhouse
Zitadelle Spandau - Freilichtbühne an der Zitadelle

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19/08/202319:00 Uhr

West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Waldbühne Berlin

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26/08/202319:30 Uhr

Feuerblumen und Klassik Open Air
Britzer Garten

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27/08/202319:00 Uhr

Roland Kaiser - Alles O.K.! - Open-Air '23
Waldbühne Berlin

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