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Potsdam offers culture, history and nature as far as the eye can see. During your stay at Waveboard hotel, you’ll be spoilt for choice. We have filtered out the best events in Potsdam for you, because the city is pulsating through art, architecture, music and exquisite culinary delights. With a rich history and a diverse cultural life, there is always something going on. From historical celebrations at the Prussian palaces and parks to contemporary theatre performances at the cultural centre at Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse). You should not miss out on the following events:

  • Les 24 Tours du Pont

    For the third time old-timer lovers meet in order to admire selected and freshly polished classics at the historic Glienicker Bridge. Between 50-100 rare models by Alfa Romeo Museo Storico, Mercedes-Benz…
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  • The Night of Palaces

    One of the most impressive events in Potsdam is the annual Schlössernacht – the Night of Palaces. The castles never look more glorious and magnificent. Dipped in atmospheric light, you can experience…
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  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam…
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  • Town For A Night

    For the seventh time the cultural centre at Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse) will turn into a Town For A Night in July 2016. The city is taking shape for one night only in form of numerous pavilions,…
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  • Potsdam Promenade

    Happy Easter! On Easter Sunday Katrine Lihn invites you to join a very personal stroll through Potsdam. The path leads through the beautiful streets of the Berliner Vorstadt and to the Heiliger See. A…
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  • Ladies Fashion Night

    An air of fashion is going to enchant the Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse): The "World of Asia" catwalk will let the Schinkelhalle shine in the brightest lights. Various designers and show acts will…
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  • Salon of Culinary Delights

    Katrine Lihn is a passionate gastrosoph and a specialist for hospitality and culinary delights. At her Salon of Culinary Delights, she brings different cultures, communicative guests and local food together…
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  • Ladies Fashion Night

    12/03/2016
    An air of fashion is going to enchant the Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse): The "World of Asia"…
  • Salon of Culinary Delights

    26/03/2016
    Katrine Lihn is a passionate gastrosoph and a specialist for hospitality and culinary delights. At her…
  • Potsdam Promenade

    27/03/2016
    Happy Easter! On Easter Sunday Katrine Lihn invites you to join a very personal stroll through Potsdam.…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    10/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    11/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    12/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    13/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    14/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    15/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    16/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    17/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    18/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    19/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    20/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    21/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    22/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    23/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    24/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    25/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    26/06/2016
    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace,…
  • Town For A Night

    16/07/2016
    For the seventh time the cultural centre at Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse) will turn into a Town…
  • Town For A Night

    17/07/2016
    For the seventh time the cultural centre at Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse) will turn into a Town…
  • The Night of Palaces

    20/08/2016
    One of the most impressive events in Potsdam is the annual Schlössernacht – the Night of Palaces. The…
  • Les 24 Tours du Pont

    27/08/2016
    For the third time old-timer lovers meet in order to admire selected and freshly polished classics at…
  • Les 24 Tours du Pont

    28/08/2016
    For the third time old-timer lovers meet in order to admire selected and freshly polished classics at…
  • Ladies Fashion Night

    12/03/2016

    An air of fashion is going to enchant the Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse): The "World of Asia" catwalk will let the Schinkelhalle shine in the brightest lights. Various designers and show acts will entertain the ladies of the night. Additional attractions include a beauty and wellness area as well as Asian delicacies. The after-show party is not only an opportunity to celebrate and dance, but also to shop unique designer fashion.

    When: March 12, 2016 / doors open at 6:30 p.m.
    Where: Schinkelhalle, Potsdam
    More information: www.schinkelhalle.de

  • Salon of Culinary Delights

    26/03/2016

    Katrine Lihn is a passionate gastrosoph and a specialist for hospitality and culinary delights. At her Salon of Culinary Delights, she brings different cultures, communicative guests and local food together at her table. Strangers become friends here. The centre of her Easter menu are delicacies from the Havelland, the Fläming and the Uckermark.

    When: March 26, 2016 / 7 – 11 p.m.
    Where: Waveboard
    More information: www.katrinelihn.de

  • Potsdam Promenade

    27/03/2016

    Happy Easter! On Easter Sunday Katrine Lihn invites you to join a very personal stroll through Potsdam. The path leads through the beautiful streets of the Berliner Vorstadt and to the Heiliger See. A small lunch or a hot coffee can be enjoyed at the restaurant Garage du Pont. Look forward to walk, to stop, to chat, and to learn many new and curious facts about Potsdam.
    When: March 27, 2016 / 10:30 a.m. - noon
    Where: Meeting point in front of the Waveboard
    More information: www.katrinelihn.de

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    10/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    11/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    12/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    13/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    14/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    15/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    16/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    17/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    18/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    19/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    20/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    21/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    22/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    23/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    24/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    25/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Music Festival "Bonjour Potsdam"

    26/06/2016

    Since Frederick the Great has brought a piece of France to Potsdam by building his Sanssouci palace, the French culture and way of life have played a big role in daily life here. The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci follows these strong vibrations this year and focuses on the musical world of France with all its diversity: from Gothic music at the cathedrals to Valse Musette, from Louis XIV to Satie, from ballet and baroque opera to jazz. DO not miss the "Parisian salons" or the chanson night at Potsdam's historic centre.


    When: June 10 - June 26, 2016
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.musikfestspiele-potsdam.de/

  • Town For A Night

    16/07/2016

    For the seventh time the cultural centre at Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse) will turn into a Town For A Night in July 2016. The city is taking shape for one night only in form of numerous pavilions, booths and containers. They will host a variety of art, culture, music and science. From the central square the roads lead even further into adjoining studios and homes and offer additional events for the entire family. Admission is free.

    When: July 16 – 17, 2016 / 2 p.m. – 2 p.m.
    Where: Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse)
    More information: http://Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse).de/index.php?p=1732

  • Town For A Night

    17/07/2016

    For the seventh time the cultural centre at Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse) will turn into a Town For A Night in July 2016. The city is taking shape for one night only in form of numerous pavilions, booths and containers. They will host a variety of art, culture, music and science. From the central square the roads lead even further into adjoining studios and homes and offer additional events for the entire family. Admission is free.

    When: July 16 – 17, 2016 / 2 p.m. – 2 p.m.
    Where: Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse)
    More information: http://Shipbuilder's Lane (Schiffbauergasse).de/index.php?p=1732

  • The Night of Palaces

    20/08/2016

    One of the most impressive events in Potsdam is the annual Schlössernacht – the Night of Palaces. The castles never look more glorious and magnificent. Dipped in atmospheric light, you can experience a romantic trip to the past. Be enchanted by the monuments in the park Sanssouci. The event is accompanied by a sophisticated program with jazz and classical sounds as well as dance and performances in costumes from the time of Frederick William IV. Of course, there will be culinary enjoyments as well: local and exotic foods will titillate your palate. The big finale will be the spectacular fireworks above Potsdam.

    When: August 20, 2016 / 6 p.m.
    Where: Various venues in Potsdam
    More information: http://www.sanssouci-sightseeing.de/frameset/default.asp?MainFrameSrc=/frameset/mainframe.asp&ContentSrc=/potsdam/events/content.asp&MainSrc=/potsdam/events/schloessernacht/main.asp

  • Les 24 Tours du Pont

    27/08/2016

    For the third time old-timer lovers meet in order to admire selected and freshly polished classics at the historic Glienicker Bridge. Between 50-100 rare models by Alfa Romeo Museo Storico, Mercedes-Benz Museum, Porsche Classic and Jaguar Heritage compete in the summer race around the Garage du Pont. Let nostalgic outfits, historical motorboats and vintage yachts take you on an impressive trip to the past.

    When: August 27 – 28, 2016 / 6 p.m.
    Where: Glienicker Brücke (Glienicker Bridge)
    More information: http://www.24tours-du-pont.de/

  • Les 24 Tours du Pont

    28/08/2016

    For the third time old-timer lovers meet in order to admire selected and freshly polished classics at the historic Glienicker Bridge. Between 50-100 rare models by Alfa Romeo Museo Storico, Mercedes-Benz Museum, Porsche Classic and Jaguar Heritage compete in the summer race around the Garage du Pont. Let nostalgic outfits, historical motorboats and vintage yachts take you on an impressive trip to the past.

    When: August 27 – 28, 2016 / 6 p.m.
    Where: Glienicker Brücke (Glienicker Bridge)
    More information: http://www.24tours-du-pont.de/