Category Archives: Kreuzberg

Carneval of Cultures Street Parade live stream

This year’s Carneval of Cultures Street Parade just kicked off. Wheather conditions are fine, and the parade currently makes her way through the streets of Berlin-Kreuzberg. Not in town but still want to see, what the parade looks like? Lucky you: local public radio station Radio1 and local public TV station RBB are both covering […]

Go See: Exhibition “Titel 172” at Bethanien, Kreuzberg

exhibition at Bethanien, Berlin Kreuzberg – only until Tuesday: “Titel 172 – Prahlerei ist die beste Ausrede auf dem Acker” Works by Julia Ossko, Eugen Schulz, Danny Gretscher 25.7. – 29.7.2014 15:oo – 20:oo Uhr Kunstquartier Bethanien Mariannenplatz 2 10997 Berlin Kreuzberg see also: http://www.kunstquartier-bethanien.de/bethanien_projektraum.html

Carnival of Cultures and Streetfest

It’s this time of the year: temperatures are rising, Carnival of Cultures Parade is marching, Streetfest is bubbeling – Kreuzberg is celebrating the Carnival of Cultures 2014. This year I am again not actively taking part in Carnival of Cultures and the related open air / street party  – but of course one somehow can not […]

Berlin-Wall-Paper – Notes from News

The mayor of Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Monika Herrmann is currently loudly thinking and talking about installing Coffee Shops to undermine the local *soft drug business*. Finally!! And skyscrapers are back: US-American investor Hines is planning to build a high rise building at Alexanderplatz. The tower would reach 150m in height, that’s about 50m beneath the visitor platform […]

Festsaal Kreuzberg burnt down

Oh no! The venue Festsaal Kreuzberg is no more. Last night the venue burnt down to the ground, despite great efforts of the Berlin fire fighters that tried their best For over nine years the venue hosted a great number of concerts, parties, marriages, readings, performances of all kind. The Festsaal’s calender lists upcoming events […]