Weekend Tips: What to Do This Weekend in Berlin

Weekend Tips

September 23 to 25, 2022

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What's happening in Berlin this weekend? We've got you covered with the Berlin.de line-up of top tips for locals and visitors to enjoy your Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the capital.

Event Highlights

41. Berlin Marathon
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Berlin Marathon

September 24 and 25, 2022

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

Lollapalooza Berlin
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Lollapalooza Festival

September 24 and 25, 2022

The American festival Lollapalooza returns to Berlin in 2022. With music, art, food and much more, it attracts thousands of visitors every year. more


Anonymous, Untitled, USA, ca. 1930. Sébastien Lifshitz Collection

Queerness in Photography

C/O Berlin examines the representation of identity, gender, and sexuality in photography in three complementary exhibitions entitled Queerness in Photography. more

Edmund de Waal
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The Feuerle Collection: Edmund de Waal

17 September 2022 - 09 April 2023

The Feuerle Collection dedicates its first temporary exhibition in the new Silk Room to the British artist and author Edmund de Waal. more

Anna Uddenberg: Fake-Estate
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Anna Uddenberg: Fake-Estate

September 15 - December 31, 2022

Functionality as a means of control: "Fake-Estate" at the Schinkel Pavillon presents the most extensive solo exhibition of the Swedish artist Anna Uddenberg. more

Folk Festivals & Fairs

Kindern Gartenarbeit näherbringen
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Historical Apple Festival at Britz Palace

September 24 and 25, 2022

With historical music, a fruit exhibition, artistic performances and fun activities, the festival at Britz Palace celebrates Germany's most popular garden fruit - the apple. more

Herbst Rummel
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Berlin Autumn Carnival

September 09 - October 09, 2022

Rock'n'Roller Coaster, Daemonium, Pharaoh's Revenge: Expect lots of fun rides at the Berlin Autumn Carvival (Berliner Herbst-Rummel) on the fairground at Kurt-Schumacher-Damm. more

Concert Highlights

Foto: Thomas Otto


Santiano are the most successful German band of the last decade with over 3.8 million albums sold and plenty of gold, platinum and diamond awards. more

Zitadelle Spandau

Klassik in Spandau - Season Opening Concert

The young and talented musicians of the symphonic orchestra of the Musikgymnasium Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach open the 24th concert season at the impressive Spandau Citadel. more

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The Berlin Orchestra - Vivaldi, Bach, Händel, Mozart and others

Experience masterpieces from 300 years of European music history in Berlin's famous church on Kurfürstendamm. more

Trade Shows

Tattoo Convention Berlin
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Tattoo Convention Berlin

September 23-25, 2022

Fans of body art from all over the world meet at the Tattoo Convention in Berlin. National and international artists of the tattoo scene show their skills with the needle. more

Messe Berlin Vital
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(Half)Marathon Expo

September 22-24, 2022

The (Half)marathon Expo is held biannually in spring and fall as a complementary trade show to the Berlin Half Marathon and the Berlin Marathon. This is where the race number distribution for the races takes place. more

Special: Oktoberfest

Eröffnung des Oktoberfestes im Hofbräu Berlin
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Oktoberfest at Hofbräu Berlin

September 17 - October 03, 2022

From September 17, 2022, the restaurant Hofbräu Berlin promises a festive Bavarian atmosphere in the heart of the city. more

Tag des Deutschen Bieres
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Oktoberfest at Alpinia

September 23 and 24, 2022

Tempelhof also doesn't miss the opportunity to celebrate a proper Oktoberfest in September. more

Weekend Weather

  • Friday, 30.9.
    max 13°C
    min 6.5°C
    3 hrs
    0 hrs
    12.01 km/h
  • Saturday, 1.10.
    max 12.8°C
    min 7.5°C
    2 hrs
    1 hrs
    15.03 km/h
  • Sunday, 2.10.
    max 15.3°C
    min 8.9°C
    3 hrs
    0 hrs
    16.7 km/h

Preview: September 30 - October 02, 2022

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Go Drag! Festival

October 01-09, 2022

After more than 20 years, the Go Drag! Festival returns to Berlin! The festival celebrates drag in all its various artistic forms. more

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Triennial of Modernism

September 30 - October 03, 2022

The Triennial of Modernism is a supra-regional and multi-national festival and network on building culture and the ideas of emerging, classic, mid century and late modernism. more