Berlin Events in September

Berlin Events in September 2018

Highlights of the Berlin culture programme in September, including exhibitions, trade fairs, concerts, festivals and more.
Tanz im August - Streb Extreme Action
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Dance in August

Date not announced yet

Dance in August in Berlin is one of the most important dance festivals in Europe. It focuses on contemporary dance and experimental choreographies performed by accomplished dancers from all over the world. more

Bread & Butter 2017
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Bread & Butter

31 August - 2 September 2018

The three-day fashion and lifestyle event takes place at the Arena Berlin and is open to the public. more

Musikfest Berlin
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Musikfest Berlin (Music Festival Berlin)

31 August - 18 September 2018

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

Pyronale Fireworks Championship
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12 - 13 October 2018

The Pyronale is a fireworks competition at which international teams try to win the jury's and audience's support with their spectacular pyrotechnics displays. more

IFA 2016
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IFA Berlin - Consumer Electronics Fair

6 - 11 September 2019

At the IFA, more than 1800 exhibitors present the latest developments in consumer electronics and home appliances. Visitors can take a close look at the new devices long before they hit the shelves. more

The Berlin Olympic Stadium during the ISTAF

ISTAF - International Stadium Festival

2 September 2018

About 180 world class athletes from various disciplines make the International Stadium Festival (ISTAF) at the Berlin Olympic Stadium one of the world's most popular sporting events. more

International Literature Festival
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International Literature Festival Berlin

5 - 15 September 2018

During eleven days the International Literature Festival Berlin presents new prose and poetry by contemporary authors from all over the world. more

Heritage Day
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Heritage Day in Berlin

9 September 2018

At the Heritage Day, also known as Day of the Open Monument, numerous monuments which are usually closed to the public open their doors for visitors. more

Berlin Biennale
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Berlin Biennale

Date not announced yet

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

Fantasy Filmfest
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Fantasy Filmfest

5 - 16 September 2018

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

Berlin Marathon
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Berlin Marathon

29 September 2019

The Berlin Marathon traditionally takes place in September each year. More than 40,000 athletes join the mass race through the city, cheered on by thousands of spectators. more

Oktoberfest at Alexanderplatz
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Oktoberfest at Alexanderplatz

21 September - 7 October 2018

For over two weeks Berlin's Alexanderplatz turns into a large Oktoberfest Wiesn with original Bavarian beer, traditional hearty delicacies and live music. more

Berlin Art Week 2017
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Berlin Art Week

26 - 30 September 2018

The Berlin Art Week is a great opportunity for art enthusiasts to discover and discuss the works of international and local artists exhibited in hundreds of galleries. more

Berlin leuchtet
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Berlin leuchtet

Date not announced yet

Berlin leuchtet, one of two illumination festivals in October, transforms many lesser known yet significant buildings all over the town with coloured light. more

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