Berlin Events and Music

Berlin Easter 2013 – Events, Traditions, and Tips for your Accommodation

Berlin Easter 2013 – Events, Traditions, and Tips for your Accommodation

Spending Easter 2013 in Berlin? With Spring slowly approaching, why not spend your Easter break here in the capital city. Be sure to take advantage of the holidays here, since Berlin has thought of pretty much everything for Easter this year. We’ll provide you with a few tips on special events and activities, and help you in your search for accommodation.

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Top ten Berlin events 2013 – Your Concise View of the Year Ahead

Top ten Berlin events 2013 – Your Concise View of the Year Ahead

Want to know some of the best Berlin events taking place in 2013? It was tough but we narrowed it down to our top ten best events in Berlin for 2013. Our list includes the Karneval der Kulturen when Berlin’s diversity gets celebrated in the only way Berliners know how, and the majestic Festival of Lights.

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Culture in Berlin – 10 best places to catch performing arts

Culture in Berlin – 10 best places to catch performing arts

Oh-Berlin was out discovering the best arts in the city. From seeing the world renowned Berlin Philharmonic at the Philarmonie to exquisite ballet at the Deutsche Oper we have enjoyed finding the best of culture in Berlin. Read on for our top ten performing arts venues in Berlin.

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Berlin New Year 2013 – the best parties and the perfect accommodation

Berlin New Year 2013 – the best parties and the perfect accommodation

A little apathetic or lacking inspiration for how to celebrate New Year´s Eve this year? Have no fear Berlin is here and waiting, as always, to be your charming and delectable party host. Whether it’s the mass free for all bash at the iconic Brandenburg Gate or any of numerous parties and events Berlin will be the place to be. Join a million other partygoers from around the globe and make New Year’s Eve 2013 an unforgettable one.

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Christmas in Berlin – accommodation, shopping and Christmas markets

Christmas in Berlin – accommodation, shopping and Christmas markets

Ah, Christmas in Berlin, the mulled wine, the Christmas Markets and stalls, all get you in the festive spirit. December is also a great time for Christmas shopping in Berlin. All your favourite shops and brands plus new designers, lots of vintage stores and inviting flea markets. Accommodation in Berlin is relatively cheap with many options for all budgets. Check out our guide to Christmas in Berlin.

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Jazzfest Berlin 2012 – Jazz is a spirit

Jazzfest Berlin 2012 – Jazz is a spirit

Come early November and it will be time for Jazzfest Berlin. The four day festival will showcase a diversity of jazz styles. Want to know which great jazz musicians will be playing this year, and which venues will be hosting events? Read on for the lowdown on Jazzfest Berlin 2012.

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Festival of Lights Berlin 2012 – See the city light up and sparkle

Festival of Lights Berlin 2012 – See the city light up and sparkle

The Festival of Lights will take place for the 8th time this year, and promises once again to deliver impressive and extravagant light installations throughout the city center. For 12 whole days in October, Berlin’s landmarks, as well as its best-known streets and squares, will be bathed in glittering, bright light, and shown off in new, different, and exciting ways, through artistic light projections.

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Berlin Music Week 2012 – Cast Off On The Spree

Berlin Music Week 2012 – Cast Off On The Spree

Berlin Music Week and the Berlin Festival is the major music event of the year in Berlin. Confirmed Festival acts this year include Monsters of Rock, Clock Opera, The Killers, Kate Nash and Orbital. Music industry professionals will get the chance to share ideas, experiences and widen their knowledge.

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Fete de la Musique Berlin 2012 – Welcome the summer with music!

Fete de la Musique Berlin 2012 – Welcome the summer with music!

Fête de la Musique is one of the many great summer Berlin events to look forward to it. The 21st June every year sees Berlin go music mad with 4,000 musicians playing on well over a hundred stages. Pretty much every type of music will be on the agenda so get ready to get your groove on.

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CSD Berlin 2012 – knowledge creates acceptance

CSD Berlin 2012 – knowledge creates acceptance

In June, Berlin shows itself at its most colourful and open-minded. Christopher Street Day has, for many years, been an important symbol for increased tolerance and acceptance of gay and lesbian lifestyles. The high point is the parade, held on June 23th, during which lavishly decorated floats – and lavishly decorated men and women – pass through the streets from Kurfürstendamm to the Brandenburg Gate.

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