Get ready for another weekend of family fun in Berlin. There are so many great events happening this weekend in Berlin, and we are excited to share our favorites with you! With everything from concerts to markets these events are sure to be a hit with the entire family. Here’s our list of events for families this weekend on August 19th and 20th.
Berlin for kids, activities for the weekend of August 19th-20th
- 🍦Berlin Ice cream festival @ Arena Berlin
- ☀️ Sommerfest Dahlem @ Domäne Dahlem
- 🎶 Jazz für Babys & Kids @ Zitadelle Spandau
- ⛵️ Leinen los! – Modellschiffe auf dem Museumsteich @ Deutsches Technikmuseum
- 🌱 Entdeckungstour durch die Heide @ Sielmanns Naturlandschaft Döberitzer Heide
- 🫐 Klaistower Familien-Flohmarkt @ Spargelhof Klaistow
🍦Berlin Ice cream festival @ Arena Berlin
Sat & Sun 19-20/08, 12.00-21.00/22.00, all ages
This weekend it’s time for the Berlin Ice Cream Festival 2023! This exciting event offers a chance to indulge in over 100 varieties of artisanal ice cream, including special freshly made treats served throughout the day. Flavors will range from traditional to experimental, with options for sorbets, gelato, parfaits, and vegan, gluten-free, and sugar-free treats available. In addition to the delicious ice cream, the festival will also feature live music and beverages.
Entry: €4, free for children under 14
Where: Arena Berlin, Eichenstraße 4, 12435 Berlin
☀️ Sommerfest Dahlem @ Domäne Dahlem
Sat 05/08, 12.30-13.30, all ages
Spend the weekend at Domäne Dahlem for their annual summer festival with a gourmet market and many more activities perfect for a day full of family fun. This festival has a full program, and you can expect beautiful surroundings and many workshops and events. The weekend will include many highlights, such as tractor rides, a theater for children, live music, and a water playground, just to name a few.
Entry: €3,50, free for children under 12
Where: Stiftung Domäne Dahlem, Königin-Luise-Straße 49, 14195 Berlin
🎶 Jazz für Babys & Kids @ Zitadelle Spandau
Sun 20/08, 11.00 & 13.00 (babys) 15.00 (kids), ages 6 and under
Bring the whole family to enjoy a wonderful jazz concert at the Zitadelle Spandau. The concert will be performed three times, with the first two performances being for younger children and the third one, especially for children a little bit older. Entrance is free for small children and siblings up to 18 years old. Don’t forget to bring a mat and everything your baby might need to enjoy the show.
Entry: Starting at 17,50€ for adults
Where: Zitadelle Spandau, Am Juliusturm 64, 13599 Berlin
More info: https://www.babyeventsberlin.de/termine/
⛵️ Leinen los! – Modellschiffe auf dem Museumsteich @ Deutsches Technikmuseum
Sun 20/08, 10.00-17.00, all ages
Experience a unique sight at the pond of the Deutsches Technikmuseum this weekend as handcrafted miniature ships from skilled model builders from all over Berlin and Brandenburg take to the water. Visitors of all ages can watch, create paper ships, practice sailor knots, and even earn a ‘Boating License’ by piloting model boats in the children’s pool. This event promises a day of joy and learning for guests, young and old.
Entry: 8€ for adults, free for children under 18
Where: Deutsches Technikmuseum, Trebbiner Straße 9, 10963 Berlin
🌱 Entdeckungstour durch die Heide @ Sielmanns Naturlandschaft Döberitzer Heide
Sun 06/08, 11.00-22.00, all ages
Enjoy some time outdoors connecting to nature with this nature tour through Döberitzer Heide. The tour is designed for families and will feature information and experiences centered around the natural landscape, activities include fishing, identifying insects, bird-watching, and hopefully, catching a glimpse of some grazing animals. Don’t forget to bring sturdy shoes for the adventure.
Entry: 5€ for adults, free for children under 16
Where: Sielmanns Naturlandschaft Döberitzer Heide, Zur Döberitzer Heide 10 14641 Wustermark – Elstal
🫐 Klaistower Familien-Flohmarkt @ Spargelhof Klaistow
Sun 20/08, 10.00, all ages
Take a weekend trip to Spargelhof Klaistow this Sunday, where you can enjoy the Familien-Flohmarkt. This event features a large area of many booths selling items, including toys, books, and clothes for children, as well as much more. Whether you are on the search for something specific or just there to browse, it is sure to be an exciting event with lots on offer. if you are up for more adventure after the day of shopping, be sure to stop by the Maislabyrinth also on the property.
Entry: Free, (entrance fees apply for the Maislabyrinth)
Where: Spargelhof Klaistow, Glindower Straße 28, 14547 Beelitz GT Klaistow
Enjoy the weekend!
We hope this handpicked selection of family events has inspired you to make the most of the upcoming weekend on August 19th and 20th. If you had the chance to attend any of these amazing activities, we would love to hear all about your experiences! Share your stories, photos, and cherished moment on social media with the hashtag #melloapp. And to stay in the loop about future family-friendly happenings in Berlin, be sure to download the Mello app. It’s your key to unlocking a world of exciting events for kids and meeting other parents!
– By Molly from the Mello Team
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