Art and culture in Berlin in January

Berlin's cultural program attracts visitors with exciting events all year round. From the art event to the folk festival, from the film festival to the gallery tour, from the carnival of cultures to the New Year's Eve party at the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin remains exciting. And this is how January is beginning...

Sci-Fi Marathon in Babylon
January 13, 2023
Science fiction on the screen: The Babylon invites you again to the film marathon this year. Timeless classics such as Blade Runner, Donnie Darko and Star Trek: First Contact are on the program this year. All films are shown in their original language. There's also complimentary breakfast, gift bags, and a sci-fi quiz with featured prizes. Starts at 6 p.m. in the Babylon cinema.

Ice carnival of the "Berliner Seehunde"
January 14, 2023
Into the cold water, and in costume: Hard-hearted winter swimmers from the “Berliner Seehunde” climb into the Orankesee in mid-January in a good mood. The traditional ice carnival will take place for the 37th time in 2023. Start 2 p.m., Orankesee.

British shorts
January 19 - 25, 2023
The focus of the festival is independent British film. Shows include comedy, animation, horror and science fiction. Location: Sputnik, Acud, City Kino Wedding and Intimes cinemas.

International Green Week Berlin
January 20 - 29, 2023
The International Green Week Berlin is the world's largest consumer show for agriculture, food and horticulture. The International Green Week Berlin can now look back on more than 80 years of eventful history. Since 1926, over 72,000 exhibitors from 116 countries have presented a comprehensive range of products from all continents to over 29 million trade and private visitors. Location: exhibition center under the radio tower

Berlin‘s six-day race
January 27 - 29, 2023
The 110th six-day race is accompanied by a show program in which numerous artists will perform. Well-known bands and performers will round off the event for three days this year. Location: Velodrome.