What’s on in Bonn?

Here comes our new choice of concerts, parties, festivals and other events in town. Have a wonderful weekend in Bonn!

Fri, 26 Oct
Pre-party: One World Festival Bonn 2018
Fundraising event, jam session and party
Time: 8 pm
Venue: Namenlos, Bornheimer Str. 20-22
Entrance free, donations welcome
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/2172871816334072

Fri, 26 Oct
Piano Concert: Four Beethoven Sonatas
By Akane Tanake from Japan
Time: 8 pm
Venue: Trinitatiskirche Bonn-Endenich, Brahmsstraße 14
Entrance free, donations welcome!

Sat, 27 Oct
International Voodoo Festival
Time: 11 am to 12 midnight
Venue: Brückenforum, Friedrich-Breuer-Str. 17
More information: www.brueckenforum.de
Tickets: €45, available through www.bonnticket.de

Sat, 27 Oct
Sound Trips NRW 41
Concert with Sofia Jernberg, Georges Paul and Achim Zepezauer
Event forms part of a concert series in North Rhine-Westphalia with numerous participating cities and high-class artists
Time: 8 pm
Venuie: Dialograum Kreuzung an St. Helena, Bornheimer Str. 130
Tickets: €10 / €5
More information: www.soundtrips-nrw.de, https://www.facebook.com/events/465903360566616/

Sat, 27 Oct

Krachnachten 2018: Pre-Halloween Live Show with four bands
Time: 7 pm
Venue: Namenlos; Bornheimer Str. 20
Tickets: €6 at the door
More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/890027461192831/

Sun, 28 Oct
Record Swap Market
Time: as of 11 am
Venue: Brückenforum Beuel, Friedrich-Breuer-Str. 17
Tickets: €3 at the door, children up to the age of 12 are free
More information: https://www.schallplatten-boersen.de/

Sun, 28 Oct
25th Human Rights Run
Organizer: Amnesty International Bonn
Time: Numbers will be handed out at 2 pm, run starts at 3 pm
Venue: Beuel river bank near ‘China Ship’
Tickets: no fee, donations welcome
Learn more: http://www.amnesty-bonn-mitte.de/

Also on in Bonn to 6 Jan 2019:

Exhibition: Highlights of Nature Photography 2018
Showcasing the results of the 20th edition of the international competition with participating photographers from 39 countries and a total of 18,000 pictures that were handed in.
Time: open daily from 10 am to 6 pm
Venue: Zoological Research Center and Museum Alexander Koenig, Adenauerallee 160, 2nd floor

Also on in the region:
The 23rd annual fall Martini Market at Bonn’s neighboring city of Bad Honnef is taking place in the city center from Oct 24 to 28. Opening hours are 12 noon to 9 pm, Wed through Sat, and 12 noon to 7 pm on Sunday. Stores will be open on Sunday afternoon.

Save the date for the Bonn Players’ next production:
Neville’s Island – a comedy in thick fog, by Tim Firth
Dates: 20 to 24 November 2018 at the Kulturzentrum Brotfabrik Bonn-Beuel, Kreuzstraße 16
More information: www.bonnplayers.de

Also coming up in November:
St. Martin’s Parades in all city districts
More than 1600 years ago a Roman soldier shared his coat with a beggar on a cold winter’s day, saving him from death. Saint Martin’s deed stands for mercy and charity to this day and is remembered with more than 50 children’s parades all over town around 11 November.

Movies in Bonn
For a great weekly choice of foreign-language movies in Bonn, visit:
(look for movies marked OmU = original version)