you´re staying in Berlin around christmas time, but you don´t have a clue yet on what to do? Read on, here´s a fine selection of events and activities from the 21st till the 27th of december.
1. Go to Kreuzberg!
Take a walk in gorgeous Viktoriapark and enjoy the great view from the plateau and then have an exquisite, but very cheap meal at either (vegetarian) Seerose or at Mutti’s (Großbeerenstr. 36). Then have drinks at one of the many nice bars/cafes at Bergmannstrasse.
2. Dance dance dance at JOSEF, on monday the 21st.
Acid Maria, Andi Teichmann, Mo & El Puma, Khan, Dom & Feed aka Mitte Karaoke, Xaver Naudascher, Plastique De Rêve, Strobocop, Jenne, Barbara Hallama, Marc Fm, Jeff Pils, Richard Zepezauer, Maciej Szalonek und seine Acid Boys, DJ B.Side feat. Mc Yaneq, Silvio König, Pick´n Roll, Suzi Wong
3.Visit the Lucia christmas market
Closeby the EastSeven Berlin Hostel you´ll find the Kulturbrauerei, a former beer brewery wich now stands for diverse range of cultural events during the year. The Lucia christmas market is held here, every year. Go here to warm up with `glühwein`(mulled wine), find some nice christmas presents for your folks, enjoy the german way of celebrating christmas.
Open from 23. November till 22. Dezember 2009
Free of Admission
4.20 YEARS FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL: ART OF TWO GERMANYS – COLD WAR CULTURES
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) exhibition „Art of Two Germanys/Cold War Cultures“ documents the developments of post war art in East and West Germany in the context of the Cold War. On display are ca. 300 paintings, sculptures, photographs, multiples, videos, installations and books by 120 artists. (Daily 10a.m-6p.m)
5.EASTSEVEN COOKS A DELICIOUS MEAL : FREE PASTA FOR ALL OUR GUESTS!
Every Monday the EastSeven Berlin Hostel cooks for her guests. The food is simple, but good (and for free), the atmosphere is friendly and the night still young…
Here is how it works:
Free vegetarian Meal
• Sign up at the reception till Monday 15h00
• Meet us in the lounge at 19h00
• You´re welcome to help us
• Feel free to bring your own extra ingredients
• We sell drinks at the reception
6.FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE BERLIN WALL AT THE DOCUMENTATION CENTRE BERLIN WALL WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE FROM THE HOSTEL.
November to March 10 am – 5 pm
7.On thursday the 24th go clubbing at one of the most legendary clubs in Berlin: Berghain
Only 5 €URO admission tonight
8.On decmber 25, BAD TASTE PARTY AT MAGNET CLUB
…..christmas doesn´t have to be boring….
BAD TASTE BERLIN
– WEIHNACHTSSPECIAL –
– BRING YOUR FITTEST OUTFIT!-
HITSCHLAMPEN DELUXE . CAPTN HARD . RAMPUE . MARK MAD-COCK + GUESTS !!!
90s . trash . euro . dance . party
9.On december 26 go to PRIVAT CLUB BERLIN for a nice christmas party
ALL IN – Christmas Special
Electro / Funk / Balkan / Dancehall / Breakbeats / Nu Rave
DJs: Jan Pyroman, Shareman, Spun
Admission bis 24:00 Uhr: 3,00 Euro
ab 24:00 Uhr: 5,00 Euro
Close to the hostel (500 m)you find the Arkonaplatz Fleamarket and the famous Mauerpark fleamarket. You don´t want to buy something – no problem you first of all go there to see all kind of urban subjects with hangover and even sober ones. Berliners go there – you should as well.
Have fun exploring Berlin!