‘The pandemic made people want to grow stuff’: How a Berlin balcony project led to a chili revolution

‘The pandemic made people want to grow stuff’: How a Berlin balcony project led to a chili revolution

The pandemic helped fuel an interest in homegrown products – and has resulted in hundreds of chili farmers across Berlin. Now a new festival is shining a light on locally-sourced products and the chili revolution.

Polanski’s latest film to premier at Berlinale

Polanski’s latest film to premier at Berlinale

‘It’s absolute chaos’: Does Düsseldorf host Germany’s best carnival celebration?
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‘It’s absolute chaos’: Does Düsseldorf host Germany’s best carnival celebration?

Seven events you won’t want to miss in February 2020 in Germany

Seven events you won’t want to miss in February 2020 in Germany

Woman dies after ‘frying pan explosion’ at German food festival

Woman dies after ‘frying pan explosion’ at German food festival

Fasching: Tracing the roots of south Germany’s ‘dark carnival’

Fasching: Tracing the roots of south Germany’s ‘dark carnival’

Berlin film fest rolls out red carpet for women trailblazers

Berlin film fest rolls out red carpet for women trailblazers

‘You can’t feel tired’: Behind the scenes of an Oktoberfest waitress

‘You can’t feel tired’: Behind the scenes of an Oktoberfest waitress

18 people attacked by swarm of hornets at German wine festival

18 people attacked by swarm of hornets at German wine festival

How a small alternative festival has grown to take over Munich

How a small alternative festival has grown to take over Munich

7 events not to be missed across Germany in May 2018

7 events not to be missed across Germany in May 2018

Neo-Nazis to gather for ‘SS festival’ on Hitler’s birthday

Neo-Nazis to gather for ‘SS festival’ on Hitler’s birthday

How Germany’s first African Book Festival is giving voice to questions of migration

How Germany’s first African Book Festival is giving voice to questions of migration

5 things to know about this year’s Berlinale film festival

5 things to know about this year’s Berlinale film festival

Berlinale film festival to spotlight #MeToo moment

Berlinale film festival to spotlight #MeToo moment

Berlinale unveils lineup for 2018 edition of prestigious film fest

Berlinale unveils lineup for 2018 edition of prestigious film fest

Movie directors call for drastic overhaul of Berlinale film festival

Movie directors call for drastic overhaul of Berlinale film festival

VIDEO: The Local tries out world’s ‘largest ever’ energy harvesting walkway at Berlin festival

VIDEO: The Local tries out world’s ‘largest ever’ energy harvesting walkway at Berlin festival

Germany’s biggest pumpkin weighs in at almost 800 kilos

Germany’s biggest pumpkin weighs in at almost 800 kilos

Forget Oktoberfest. Here’s why you should visit Cannstatter Volksfest instead

Forget Oktoberfest. Here’s why you should visit Cannstatter Volksfest instead

Five acts you simply can’t miss at this year’s Düsseldorf Festival

Five acts you simply can’t miss at this year’s Düsseldorf Festival

Bavarian smashes world record by carrying 70kg of beer at historic festival

Bavarian smashes world record by carrying 70kg of beer at historic festival

6,000-strong neo-Nazi music festival sparks call for ban on far-right gigs

6,000-strong neo-Nazi music festival sparks call for ban on far-right gigs

The nine best events taking place across Germany this March

The nine best events taking place across Germany this March

What you need to know about this year’s Berlinale film festival

What you need to know about this year’s Berlinale film festival

Seven events not to miss in Germany this November

Seven events not to miss in Germany this November

The rise and rise of the pumpkin in Germany

The rise and rise of the pumpkin in Germany

Rapturous reception at Wagner fest’s opening night

Rapturous reception at Wagner fest’s opening night

Got festival fever? Here are Germany’s best picks

Got festival fever? Here are Germany’s best picks

IN PICTURES: Berlin’s Carnival of Cultures

IN PICTURES: Berlin’s Carnival of Cultures

Seven ways to make the most of Berlinale 2016

Seven ways to make the most of Berlinale 2016

Wacken festival draws metalheads of the world

Wacken festival draws metalheads of the world

Carnival of Cultures in Berlin: six top picks

Carnival of Cultures in Berlin: six top picks

In pictures: Berlin goes green for Paddy’s Day

In pictures: Berlin goes green for Paddy’s Day

Berlin braces for Paddy’s Day invasion

Berlin braces for Paddy’s Day invasion

North Korea mistakenly outraged at Berlinale

North Korea mistakenly outraged at Berlinale

Spanish director to open Berlin film festival

Spanish director to open Berlin film festival

Football-free fun: Berlin’s French-German Fest

Football-free fun: Berlin’s French-German Fest

Why do Germans celebrate April 30th?

Why do Germans celebrate April 30th?

Europe’s largest gay festival held in Berlin

Europe’s largest gay festival held in Berlin

Germany an ‘island of bliss’ for music festivals

Germany an ‘island of bliss’ for music festivals

Berlin carnival parade draws 700,000

Berlin carnival parade draws 700,000

Goths gather in the sun at Leipzig festival

Goths gather in the sun at Leipzig festival

Duisburg dedicates Love Parade memorial

Duisburg dedicates Love Parade memorial

Oktoberfest kicks off

Oktoberfest kicks off

Steam train collision injures 52

Steam train collision injures 52

Heavy metal festival rocks Wacken for 20th time

Heavy metal festival rocks Wacken for 20th time

Bayreuth Wagner festival opens

Bayreuth Wagner festival opens

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Berlinale opens with Rolling Stones

How a new festival is connecting Berlin and Africa in spite of pandemic

How a new festival is connecting Berlin and Africa in spite of pandemic