Berlin Events in January

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Berlin Events in January 2020

Highlights of the Berlin culture programme in January, including exhibitions, trade fairs, concerts, festivals and more.
Christmas Garden Berlin (4)
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Christmas Garden Berlin

Date not announced yet

From November to January the Botanical Garden in Berlin turns into a brightly coloured winter fairyland with illuminations, magic woods and light sculptures. more

Tanztage Berlin
© Foteini Christofilopoulou

Days of Dance Berlin

8 - 18 January 2020

Days of Dance (Tanztage) is a contemporary dance festival focusing on the discovery and support of up-and-coming choreographers and dancers based in Berlin. more

Fantasy Filmfest
© Bengt Lange

Fantasy Filmfest

11 & 12 January 2020

The film festival Fantasy Filmfest presents horror movies and crime thrillers, some of them as European and world premieres. more

Lena Hoschek
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Berlin Fashion Week

13 - 17 January 2020

Twice a year, Berlin Fashion Week turns the city into an international platform for fashion where buyers, retailers, journalists and fashion enthusiasts gather at the runway to look for new trends. more

British Shorts 2018
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British Shorts

16 - 22 January 2020

Short but crisp: The film festival British Shorts celebrates the funniest, strangest and most exciting short films from the British Isles. more

Le Coup im Chamäleon Theater (5)
© Andy Phillipson

Le Coup – New Circus at Chamäleon

In Le Coup, sitting back is not an option, so don't forget to cheer on your favourite and loudly place your bets. Get ready for a squad that's got a trunkful of tricks. more

Grüne Woche
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International Green Week Berlin

15 - 24 January 2021

The International Green Week in Berlin is considered the world's biggest consumer fair for the food, agricultural, and horticultural industries. more

Six-Day Bicycle Race
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Six Day Berlin

09 - 14 February 2021

At the six day race in the Velodrom, professional and amateur racing cyclists compete with each other at breathtaking speed. more

Transmediale 2020: Molecular Sex by Johanna Bruckner
© Johanna Bruckner


24 January - 2 February 2020

Transmediale is a festival for media art and digital culture. The festival programme includes an exhibition, live performances, a film and video programme but also symposiums and workshops. more