The Weekend Playbook: Christmas tree tossing, no-pants subway rides, and British comedians

Berlin Event of the Week
Head to one of Berlin’s four Ikeas this Saturday for the traditional Christmas tree tossing contest, with prizes for the champion throwers. More info on that madness right here

Thursday, January 9th: Start the month off right with Berlin’s favorite English-language comedy night, The Fish Bowl. Tonight’s got plenty of hilarious comics lined up, plus British chow & a DJ’d after-party. Even better: score discounted entry right here. Continue Reading

Friday, January 10th: Embrace the JFK donut loving spirit tonight at SO36 w/ a 5yr birthday party for the Ich Bin Ein Berliner festival, incl. plenty of punk, electronic, rock & roll, DJs & live music. More info here

Saturday, January 11th: ?It’s been seven fun years but millennial’s favorite club Picknick is closing its doors. Noooo! Go party one last time at tonight’s party w/ the best of hip-hop & electronic tracks. More info here

Sunday, January 12th: Feel free to drop your pants this Sunday for a ride along w/ the group Improv Everywhere, who’ve been staging semi-nude rides on international subways since their first in NYC trip in 2002. See what the subway would look like if it were a men’s locker room right here

Sunday, January 12th: If you’d rather buy clothes than shed them (prude!), head to Astra for Radio Fritz’s Winterflohmarkt, a club-style market of DJs, designer duds, drinks, snacks, and plenty of awesome knick-knacks. Event info & a bunch of the sellers are right here