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Top Choice Food & Drink in Kreuzberg & Neukölln

Street Food Thursday

Every Thursday evening since 2013, a couple of dozen aspiring chefs set up their food stalls in Markthalle Neun, a historic market hall in Kreuzberg, and serve up delicious global street food. Order your favourites,…
Music in Scheunenviertel

Sonntagskonzerte

From roughly September to June, clued-in classical music fans gather on Sunday evenings amid the faded elegance of an early-20th-century Spiegelsaal (Mirror Hall) for piano concerts, opera recitals, string quartets …
Food & Drink in Kreuzberg & Neukölln

Bite Club

This local street-food favourite brings together great food and partying in a breezy riverside location. To keep things in flux, regular stands and trucks are joined by aspiring newbies as well as craft beer, wine a…
Music in Chorin & Niederfinow

Choriner Musiksommer

This open-air summertime series of classical concerts has been held in the romantic Kloster Chorin, a partly ruined Gothic abbey, since 1964. Top orchestras and soloists from around Germany perform in up to 20 conce…
LGBT in Berlin

Hustlaball

Buy tickets early to be part of this weekend of debauched fun in the company of porn stars, go-gos, trash drag queens, stripping hunks and about 3000 other men who love them. Women OK outside the ‘play areas’.
Christmas Market in Berlin

Christmas Markets

Pick up shimmering ornaments or indulge in potent Glühwein (mulled wine) at dozens of Yuletide markets held throughout the city in the lead-up to Christmas.
Music in Berlin

Zug der Liebe

This nonprofit parade with floats and music is a demonstration for love, community and equality and against right-wing, populist movements, gentrification and other hot topics. Starts at Mauerpark. Although the name…
Food & Drink in Kreuzberg & Neukölln

Burgers & Hip Hop

It’s grill and grind at this street-food-and-burger fest, which pops up several times a year at the Prince Charles club on Moritzplatz. Fuel up on the city’s finest patties, then dance it all off inside the club and…
Wine in Berlin

Rheingauer Weinbrunnen

This lovely square overlooking a small park in southwest Berlin has hosted a summer wine festival since 1967. Sit at convivial beer garden tables and sample the excellent white wine from the Rheingau region, one of …
Film in Berlin

Berlinale

The world’s stars and starlets, directors and critics invade in February for Berlin’s glamorous 10-day international film festival. Tickets for public screenings are available online, at sales offices and at the fes…