21.09.2017

What’s on in Bonn?

Fall is here with lots of concerts and special events in our city (see our selection below). And if your time permits, get a ticket for one of the last concerts of our annual Beethoven Festival. Whatever you do – have a great weekend in Bonn!


22 Sep
Jazz Tube Festival: Waldek Leczkowskis‘ Orange Fusion feat. Albert N’sanda
With five band members from four nations performing ‘handmade world music’
Time: 5 pm, 5:45 pm, 6:30 pm
Venue: subway station at main station, exit Thomas-Mann-Straße
Learn more: https://jazz-tube-bonn.de/

22 Sep
Piano Concert
With Violina Petrychenko from Ukraine
Time: 7:30 pm
Venue: Trinitatiskirche Bonn-Endenich, Brahmsstrße 14
Tickets: €10 at the door, free admission for children

22 Sep
13th Bonn Peace Run
Students will again run around Bonn’s Hofgarten in the city center to collect donations for peace projects at home and around the globe
Time: 10 am
Venue: Hofgarten, Bonn city center

22 Sep
Virtual Reality Film: Beyond Tanganyika
The UN Women German National Committee and SDG Action Campaign will show this English film about the fate of a woman who fled from Burundi to the UN Women Safe Spaces in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Time: 5 pm
Venue: on board MS Beethoven, pier Alter Zoll
Tickets: the film is free of charge, boat tickets are between €8 and €14
More information: info(at)unwomen.de

23 Sep
10th Bonn Flashlight Concert
Charity concert featuring the band Rumpelstil from Berlin and the fantastic backdrop of Poppelsdorf Castle
Time: grounds open at 5 pm, band will perform at 7 pm
Venue: grounds near Poppelsdorf Castle, Meckenheimer Allee 171
Tickets: €5 at the door, proceeds will go to families in the region with chronically ill children and youngsters
Learn more: www.bunterkreis.de

23 Sep
Opening event for this year’s Korea Week
Featuring taekwondo, traditional music and culinary delights
Time: 2 pm
Venue: Market Square, city center

23 Sep
Dancing City – formal dance
Time: 8 pm
Venue: Stadthalle Bad Godesberg, Koblenzer Straße 80
Tickets: between €15 and €37 at the door
More information: http://www.unsere-stadt-tanzt.de/

23 Sep
E-Mobility Day
Learn all about trends and new technologies
There will also be activities for children.
Time: 11 am to 6 pm
Venue: Münsterplatz, city center

24 Sep
#ZeroHungerRun
Run and help fight hunger around the globe
Proceeds will go to the German aid organization Welthungerhilfe
You may still register and pick up your equipment on Friday at 10:30 or on Sat between 10 am and 6 pm at Laufladen Bonn, Kölnstraße 25
For those who find it hard to make up their mind: you may also register on Sun up to thirty minutes before the charity run
Learn more: http://www.welthungerhilfe.de/mitmachen/zerohungerrun/

24 Sep
Frida Kahlo Art Night
Creative Workshop (German / English)
Time: 6:30 pm
Venue: The Fiddlers, Frongasse 9, Bonn
Tickets: €34
Register here: mail(at)artnight.com

Save the date: we will again celebrate United Nations Day on Market Square in the city center on Sat, 14 October, from 11:30 am to 6 pm. A fine opportunity to meet some of our UN organizations in Bonn and some of Bonn’s international or internationally oriented organizations and learn about their work!

Foreign-language movies will again be on in most of our movie theaters this week. For details, please visit:
www.rex-filmbuehne.de
www.brotfabrik-bonn.de or www.bonnerkinemathek.de
www.kinopolis.de/bn
www.woki.de