Berlin Event of the Week It’s the last weekend before Christmas, which means you need to get your fill of the Weihnachtsmarkt (read: glühwein, eirlikor & schnapps) while you can. This weekend adds even more market awesomeness to the mix: the Charlottenburg-Westend market kicks off w/ tons of hand-crafted products; the Medieval-style market at the Palace Britz gets going; and the amazing-sounding Christmas Rodeo also returns for its second go.
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Thursday, December 19th: Artsy fashion magazine KALTBLUT was broken into last month. Help stick it to the robbers by going to a party at Urban Spree (complete w/ DJs and live bands), which is apparently how the Germans handle such things. Check out the details here Continue Reading
Saturday, December 21st: Head over to Friedrichshain’s Vétomat for a night of laughs at Comedy auf Deuglish’s Xmas special. Laugh at the English jokes, try to understand the German ones & drink lots of glühwein regardless. Details on all that are here
Saturday, December 21st: Celebrate Christmas w/ an electronic party on the Spree River at Licht Park. There're DJs, a cool teepee & free entry. Party deets here