Events & festivals in summer 2022

Again this year, Berlin offers a broad cultural program for Berliners, newcomers and tourists from all over the world. It never gets boring here. A selection of exciting events can be found here.

Köpenick summer
June 17 - 19, 2022
Summer in Köpenick will be colourful: visitors can look forward to music and entertainment on the Castle Island and in the old town of Köpenick. The highlight of the weekend is the parade on Saturday afternoon. On Saturday evening around 10:30 p.m. the fireworks will be lit at Luisenhain.

Special Olympics Festival
June 18 - 24, 2022
The festival for the national summer games of the Special Olympics will take place around the Neptune Fountain in June 2022. Special highlights are the opening ceremony on June 19, 2022 at the Alte Försterei (Union Stadium) and the closing ceremony on June 24, 2022 at the Brandenburg Gate.

Mobility Festival in the Futurium
June 18-19, 2022
The Futurium invites young and old to explore the future of mobility. The festival mainly takes place on the forecourt of the museum. The program consists of creative formats, games, interactive theatre, guided tours, walks, rallies and discussion rounds.

Berlin folk festival summer (German-French folk festival)
June 17 - July 31, 2022
Numerous showmen, live music and much more attract visitors to the Berlin folk festival summer, the former German-French folk festival, to the central fairground on Kurt-Schumacher-Damm.

Classic Days Berlin
June 18-19, 2022
The Classic Days Berlin offer the opportunity to see classic cars from the history of the automobile. There is a vintage car night show and much more. You can see it on Kurfürstendamm between Olivaer Platz and Joachimstaler Straße.

Fete de la Musique
June 21, 2022
On the day of the beginning of summer, June 21st, Berlin celebrates the Fête de la Musique. On stages and in many streets across the city, musicians join the celebration and perform their music for free. Over 80 venues will be played!

Green Days at Potsdamer Platz
June 24 - 26, 2022
The Green Days street festival at Potsdamer Platz is all about sustainability. In addition to a flower and plant show, those interested can take part in various workshops, for example making plant dyes, designing flower pots, tying flower wreaths or making macrame elements. Music and food trucks ensure mental and physical well-being.