Cultural Interest

You will find below some examples of annual events.

This is just a small selection.

At www.berlin.de you will find an overview of other events (current and future).

 

All photos shown below were taken by me as part of a contract as a photojournalist with appropriate accreditation.

 

Fireworks of Gymnastics Artistic

Welcome to Europe's most successful gym show - welcome to the fireworks of gymnastics artistic. 

Experience the world stars of the arts of movement and acrobatics combined to a unique show at the highest level. 

Different every year, new every year - always spectacular, moving and captivating. 

Or, as television said: "The best gymnastics show in the world!" 

Let yourself be enchanted and fascinated, as already more than two and a half million enthusiastic visitors throughout Germany. 

Look forward to unforgettable hours that will take your breath away.

Next show: 05.01.2020


Festival of Lights

One of the most well known Light Art Festivals in the World

 

 

 

Each year in October, Berlin turns into a city full of light art. The artful displays on the famous landmarks, monuments, buildings and places are turning the FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS into one of the best known light art festivals in the world. National as well as international artists are presenting their brilliant light installations and thus, transform the city into a huge stage. They tell stories, draw attention to the special and present their cultures, arts, crafts and messages. Berlin landmarks, historical places, streets, squares, trendy neighborhoods and hotspots of recent history are staged with light.

15. Berlin FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS: 11th – 20th of October 2019


Carnival of Cultures

For four days around Pentecost, Berlin celebrates its cultural diversity at the Carnival of Cultures. The festival culminates in a colourful street parade with music and dance on Pentecost Sunday.

 

Every year in spring, the Carnival of Cultures celebrates cultural diversity in Berlin. Costumes, dance, music, rituals - the carnival is a great opportunity for members of Berlin's ethnic groups to make their cultures visible and for everybody else to see and celebrate cultural diversity.

 

Highlight of the Carnval of Cultures is the street parade on Pentecost Sunday in Kreuzberg where thousands of dancers, musicians and artists perform and about half a million people from all over the world line the streets. The parade starts at noon at Yorckstraße / Großbeerenstraße and moves east on Gneisenaustraße and Hasenheide towards Hermannplatz in Neukölln.

Fashion Week

Twice a year, the Berlin Fashion Week bundles more than 10 trade fair and fashion show platforms and shows collections from almost every genre within a week. The fashion week attracts around 100,000 visitors. The main trade fairs and platforms, including the fashion shows Panorama Berlin, Premium Group (including Show & Order, Bright and Seek), Neonyt (formerly Green Showroom / Ethical Fashion Show), the Fashion Council Germany and the Berlin Salon have agreed on the upcoming dates:

January and July 2020 (to be specified)


Festival of Giant Kites

Festival of the giant kites on the Tempelhofer field.(Near the old Tempelhof airport)

A flying spectacle of a special kind: cuttlefish with long legs and huge geckos in bright colors, mammoth teddy bears.

This Festval is fun for young and old!

Numerous booths and stalls provide everything for the physical well-being.

Next date:

 

 


Tattoo Convention

Trade fair Tattoo Convention Berlin - is the international tattoo trade fair.

Around 300 international tattoo artists of various styles offer advice and information on art on the skin at the Tattoo Convention Berlin.

A varied frame program with exciting tattoo contests in various categories, as well as exciting and entertaining shows and acts, makes the Tattoo Convention Berlin also a meeting place for tattoo studios and artists, fans of body art and all those who are interested.

Next event: 07.-09.08.2020


Extasya Sexy Circus

Sexy, sensual, wild! This crazy show is like a drug - forbidden good ...

 

Let yourself be seduced by great artists, which transcend physical boundaries in breathtaking performances. Vibrating bodies celebrate the desire for sensuality -with music, dance, acrobatics, weird humor and a lot of passion.

This is "Extasya"!

Tour dates 2019: 06.07.- 17.08.19