The Christmas Garden in Dresden Pillnitz

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The magical journey in the Christmas Garden Dresden-Pillnitz begins at dusk. From 14 November 2018 to 6th January 2019 the Pillnitz Palace Park will be, for the very first time ever, the venue for a breath-taking illumination inspired by the great success of “Christmas in...
Christmas tours with Dresdenwalks

Our Christmas tours are back!

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From Striezelmarkt to Stollenfest – in Dresden you have a lot It’s the special season in Dresden again and numerous Christmas markets invite not only locals but also visitors for a stroll during the Advent season. The traditional Striezelmarkt is one of the oldest Christmas...

90 years of the Palucca School- a retrospective

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The Palucca School and Modern Dance Germany’s only university specializing in dance is located in Dresden. It was founded in 1925 by the dancer Gret Palucca, who until then had given lessons in her own apartment. While there are many dancing schools named after their founder, no...

Women’s Day 2016 in Dresden

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The International Women’s Day The International Women’s Day has a long tradition. It goes back to the workers’ movement of the mid-19th to the 20th century. First decisive moments were demonstrations and strikes of textile workers in the United States since...

Dresden Spring at the Palace

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From February 26 – March 6 Just in time with the meteorological beginning of spring, the rooms of the palace in the Great Garden will be changed into a blossoming and fragrant paradise of flowers. Indeed Dresden is not only one of the greenest but also one of the most important...

Things to do in Dresden in February

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There is more to February than Valentine’s Day. Especially if you are in Dresden. There are things to do aplenty in addition to the usual staggering choice of museums and their ever changing exhibitions, the concerts, the operas, the open air markets, flea merkets etc. But...

BRN Dresden or the great non stop party this weekend!

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BRN stands for Bunte Republik Neustadt or literally the Colorful Republic of Neustadt. It is a play on the words Bundesrepublik (Federal Republic) and points at the colourful, bohemian, alternative lifestyle that took root in Neustadt (New City of Dresden) in East German times....

Dresden and Dresden Walks: Open to the world

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Dresden is for everyone! This is the motto of the march that will take place in Dresden on Monday the 8th December. The people of Dresden believe, and would like to show to the world, that they accept and welcome people from all walks of life, from all countries, of all...

“Jewish. Now!” . The 18th Music and Theater Jewish Week in Dresden

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The 18th Jewish Music and Theater Week in Dresden will take place from 26.10.14 till 08.11.14. As the slogan “Jewish. Now!” suggests, it will focus on the lively and progressive side of Jewish Culture through modern interpretations of music, theater, literature and film. Diverse...
Vineyards in Radebeul

Wine Festivals in and around Dresden in September

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It has become colder, the sun is loosing power in these weeks. Autumn is coming. It’s the time when grape harvest starts. Wine growing has first time been mentioned in the Upper Elbe valley around 1400 and up to now white and red wine is cultivated in and around Dresden. In...

IBUG your life at Crime Show!

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Crime Show, sorry…Crimmitschau was the ‘City of a 100 chimmneys’ at the beginning of the 20th Century, and was one of the major textile industries centre in Saxony. As the factories were closed down in 1990, they stood, abandoned and desolate. Till this week....

CYNETART

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13th Festival For Computer Based Art Dresden For all visitors of Dresden and our DresdenWalks guests as well, the festival for computer based art CYNEART takes place from 26th November to 6th December. Within this event insights into the interdisciplinary and intercultural ways...