Hello beautiful bored people of Munich and welcome to Munich Events Weekend 20! Festivals and singing are big this week, so get out there, sing your heart out or simply enjoy the week’s festivities!
Free Events, Activities and Festivals This Weekend in Munich
This weekend is filled up with so many free events and great selections of activities for all ages. Have a look below to find your weekend plans in Munich.
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Vespa Corso München
With an air of Italian flair, the Vespa parade comes back to Munich this week!
Graceful Vespas will take a route through the city, starting at the Erlöserkirche. Come enjoy lively conversations, cheerful honking, and the occasional synchronized moves and stunts!
When: Thursday, May 18, 2023 // 12 p.m
Where: Ungererstraße 13
Cost: Free Admission
Lovers Lip Sync Battle
Coming hot off of last month’s success, Lovers LypSync is back! On May 20th at Lost Weekend, come enjoy stellar (or average, average is ok too!) lip sync performances that go head to head!
If you’re interested in performing yourself, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line LOVERS LIPSYNC BATTLE and tell them when you’re performing, as well as your stage name!
When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 // 8 p.m. – 2 a.m
Where: Lost Weekend // Schellingstrasse 3
Wannda Circus Open Air
The grand opening of Wannda Circus Open Air beckons you into the ring this weekend! This year, as a 10-year anniversary celebration, Wannda is hosting its first circus event!
Come out for a memorable celebration that promises a thrilling performance and atmosphere.
When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 // 12:00 p.m – 1:00 a.m
Where: Völckerstraße 5
Cost: From €16
Another Day Festival
Get ready for Part 5 of the Anotherday Festival series at Container Collective. Following the triumph of last year’s events, head on over for an unforgettable time!
Open Air Festival that spans over 1,000 square meters, where three stages will immerse you in the essence of pure festival bliss.
When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 // 3 p.m – 5 a.m
Where: Atelierstrasse 4
Cost: From €14.20
It’s the 12th anniversary of Munich’s Indian dance school Abhinaya-Indischer Tanz, and they’re celebrating with a performance unlike any other! Abhinaya Indian Dance presents “Nritya Parva,” a celebration of Indian classical dance and beyond.
This production combines Bharatanatyam and Margi styles with Indo-German contemporary compositions. A Bharatanatyam solo composition will be presented by Sneha Bhardwaj, the company’s artistic director. The act will also incorporate pan-Asian folk dances and the Sammilana project, which mixes ballet and Bharatanatyam.
Experience Kala (ART) this weekend, and relish in a delight that goes far beyond the senses!
When: May 20, 2023 // starting at 6:30 p.m
Where: Kulturzentrum Trudering // Wasserburger Landstraße 32
Cost: €22.99 per ticket // Grab your ticket on their website here
Join Munich Buddhists in celebrating Buddha’s birthday, the most important festival in the Buddhist annual calendar – rain or shine!
The festival features a diverse cultural program that includes various Buddhist traditions, meditation, lectures, traditional music and dances, and a children’s program, ending with candle ceremony.
Vietnamese, Thai, and Tibetan delicacies are available. All events are free of charge, but a small donation is appreciated.
When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 // starting at 1p.m
Where: West Park // Westendstraße 305
Cost: Free Admission
Disco Brunch Studio 54 Glitter
Prepare to embark on a sparkling journey with Ginger & Gray’s Disco Glitter Ball Brunch! A four-day brunch weekend starting Thursday, May 18th enjoy bottomless mimosas adorned with shimmering glitter for an extra touch of glamour.
Dress in your finest dance attire with glitter accents and celebrate the disco era in style. Please note that reservations are only available for brunch attendees.
When: Thursday, May 18, 2023 – Sunday, May 21, 2023 // 10 a.m – 3 p.m
Where: Heßstraße 74
Cost: Free Admission (€18 for bottomless glitter mimosas)
Sing Sang Sunday
Come enjoy Sing Sang Sunday, where you’re invited to sing along to simple and beautiful songs in a warm and inclusive atmosphere.
Led by talented singers Rahel Comtesse and Veronika Lindner, armed with ukulele and guitar, this musical journey guarantees enjoyment for everyone, regardless of prior musical knowledge.
It’s an open gathering, welcoming people of all ages – with coffee and cake at 2:00 p.m, singing from 3:00 to 4:30, with the café remaining open until 5:30.
When: Sunday, May 21, 2023 // 2 p.m – 5:30 p.m
Where: Schwere-Reiter-Str. 2h
Cost: Free Admission
Looking For Other Deals or Cool Things to Do in Munich?
We always make sure to keep our event calendar up to date with the latest and greatest upcoming activities. Check it out here if you are interested in more than the few above mentioned events!
If you’re still strapped for ideas on things to do this weekend, check out Groupon. If it’s your first purchase, you can use the code HALLO to save 20% off any of their local deals, which means you can splurge on cool experiences like restaurants, alpaca walking, and even hot air balloon flights at a steep steep discount. Click here to browse.