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Open-Air Events and Festivals


Open-Air Events

Lollapalooza Berlin

Lollapalooza Festival

September 09 and 10, 2023

The American festival Lollapalooza returns to Berlin in 2023. With music, art, food and much more, it attracts thousands of visitors every year.  more

Deutsche Grill- und BBQ-Meisterschaft

Bite Club

September 15, 2023

The Bite Club street food market at Arena Berlin invites you to feast and celebrate with international delicacies, cool drinks and good music.  more

Festival der Riesendrachen

Festival of Giant Kites

September 16, 2023

At the Festival of Giant Kites in Berlin, unique kites up to 40 meters long will provide a flying spectacle above Tempelhofer Feld.  more

41. Berlin Marathon

BMW Berlin Marathon

September 23 and 24, 2023

At the end of September, the capital hosts one of the biggest running events in the world: the Berlin Marathon.  more

Thüringer Konditoren-Tag

Vegan Sundays at Holzmarkt

September 24, 2023

Berlin's first vegan lifestyle market - Green Market Berlin - is presenting a new event concept featuring vegan street food, music, and more.  more

SportScheck Run Berlin Night Edition

Sportscheck Run Berlin

October 28, 2023

Run Berlin - formerly Stadtlauf Berlin - is a half marathon on Tempelhofer Feld. Optionally, runners can also compete in the 5K and 10K distance.  more

Folk Festivals & Fairs


Harvest Festival in Hellersdorf

September 08 - 10, 2023

The Hellersdorf Harvest Festival welcomes visitors with an entertaining stage program, foods and drinks as well as a colorful lantern parade.  more

Oktoberfest Berlin-Brandenburg in Spandau

Oktoberfest at Spandau Citadel

September 15 - October 21, 2023

On Fridays and Saturdays, the Oktoberfest at the Spandau Citadel offers live music and traditional Bavarian folk festival offerings in and around the large party pavilion.  more

Festival der Riesendrachen

Festival of Giant Kites

September 16, 2023

At the Festival of Giant Kites in Berlin, unique kites up to 40 meters long will provide a flying spectacle above Tempelhofer Feld.  more


Moabiter Kiezfest

September 16, 2023

This year, the Moabiter Kiezfest once again invites visitors to get to know and celebrate the colorful diversity of the neighborhood around Turmstraße.  more

Oktoberfest im Hofbräu Berlin

Oktoberfest at Hofbräu Berlin

September 16 - October 03, 2023

Every year in September, the Hofbräu Berlin offers a festive Bavarian atmosphere in the heart of the city.  more

Herbst Rummel

Berlin Autumn Carnival

September 22 - October 16, 2023

High Sky, Crazy Town & Co.: Expect lots of fun rides at the Berlin Autumn Carvival (Berliner Herbst-Rummel) on the fairground at Kurt-Schumacher-Damm.  more

Tickets for Open-Air Concerts

Die Schlagernacht des Jahres

The star-studded line-up of German Schlager singers offers fans a perfectly coordinated mix of new hits and classics, from good-mood music to the most beautiful ballads. more


The entity Deichkind - what a beautiful puzzle for us! Deichkind - everyone wonders: Are they people or people? Is everything still fresh with them? more

West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

They have been closely connected personally and artistically for more than seven decades - now Daniel Barenboim and Martha Argerich will be on stage together again at the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra's... more


Next year, the successful band will go on a big open-air tour. 25 concerts are planned. PUR will perform at the Waldbühne in Berlin after more than 20 years. more

Outdoor Food & Drinks

Zwei Frauen beim Picknick im Park

The Most Beautiful Picnic Spots in Berlin

The arrival of warmer weather signals the official start of the picnic season in Berlin. You don't have to search long for a suitable place - after all, the German capital is one of the greenest cities in the world.  more

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Berlin's Best Beer Gardens

In the spring and summer months, Berliners flock to the many beer gardens in the city. Our list of the best places to enjoy a cold beer in the sun.  more


Berlin's Best Beach Bars

In the summer months, you can experience wonderful moments in Berlin's beach bars and sip your drink as if you were on vacation by the sea.  more

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