Events Around the BCB 2016
There’s no denying it, the Bar Convent Berlin is quickly approaching and we couldn’t be more excited. You’ll be spending all of the 11th and 12th at the Station, obviously, but the day has many more hours and we’ve compiled some of Berlin’s funnest activities between October 10th and 12th. Enjoy!
1) Mixology Market
Same procedure as every year. The MIXOLOGY MARKET takes place the night before the Bar Convent Berlin. Entrance is 10,- Euro (or free if you come ready with your BCB ticket!) and includes a live stream of the MIXOLOGY BAR AWARDSs and a welcome drink by Gonzalez Byass. Beer, cocktails and Street Food en masse.
October 10th, 8pm – 2am, Luckenwalder Straße 4-6, 10963 Berlin
2) Duke “meats” Otto Gourmet
The secret to this event is in its name. Not long ago, three brothers founded the Otto Gourmet delicacy home delivery service. Now, they’ve partnered with Ellington Hotel’s restaurant Duke to offer an evening filled with really good meat. The five course menu costs 139,- Euro and includes an aperitif, accompanying wine, water, and coffee. Tickets are available at the reception of the Ellington Hotel via +49 (0)30 68 315-0 or [email protected].
October 10th, 7 – 11pm, Nürnberger Straße 50-55, 10789 Berlin
3) Vogt’s Beer Menu
Vogt’s Bierexpress is a Berlin original. The siblings Regina Vogt and Matthias Buchholz have paired up to celebrate a fantastic night. Michelin-starred chef Buchholz is set to prepare an evening filled with his famous beer menu and Kreuzberg coziness while Regina Vogt will serve accompanying beer specialties. Tickets cost 68,- Euro (including drinks) and can be reserved via [email protected].
October 10th, 7 – 12pm, Mehringdamm 32/34, 10961 Berlin
4) Punches with Attitude at the Amano Bar
Banks Rum is celebrating the BCB in conjuncture with the Amano bar. Guests can expect the legendary Kinly Boys from Frankfurt performing their well-known punches while Chicago Williams will be dishing up Chicago dogs and Giaco Giambo Soundsystem play some tunes.
October 10th, 8pm – late, Auguststr. 43, 10119 Berlin
5) Gloryhole Cocktails by S T O R K featuring Spirits Collective at Sodom & Gomorra
If you’re not busy at the MIXOLOGY BAR AWARDS are at the MIXOLOGY MARKET, then head towards Sodom & Gomorra. Amongst others, Soren Krogh Sorenson, Ferhat Akbiyik, Karim Fadl, Geoffrey Canilao, and Nick Detrich will be behind the bar shaking Gloryhole cocktails.
October 10th, 8 pm – 1am, Torstraße 164, 10115 Berlin
6) 1234 DAYS of Our/Berlin
As luck would have it, Our/Berlin’s distillery turns exactly 1.234 days old on October 11th. A coincidence that calls for celebration! Free drinks, music, and food will be present at the HQ from 8pm onwards.
October 11th, 8 – 12pm, Am Flutgraben 2, 12435 Berlin
7) Southwestern Distillery BCB Takeover at Industry Standard
When in Berlin, and partial to good food and drink, you must visit Industry Standard. Join the Industry gang as they team up with Southwestern Distillery. Guests will be served a four course menu with five accompanying drinks made with Southwestern gin. Make sure to reserve a spot, no walk ins!
October 11th, 9 – 11.45pm, Sonnenallee 83, 12045 Berlin
8) Bar Hommage Pop-Up at Twinpigs
Since its opening, Stockholm’s Hommage has managed to establish itself as a well loved neighborhood bar. In 2016 the two owners, Ola Carlson and Alex Skarlen, worked their way across the globe an, in celebration of the BCB, they’ll be honoring Neukölln’s Twinpig bar with their presence behind the bar.
October 11th, 6 – 8pm, Boddinstr. 57a, 12057 Berlin
9) Probiotic Fruit Vinegar Workshop
if you’ve always been interested in all things fermented, then you shouldn’t miss this workshop. Learn how to use leftover fruit to make vinegar, which is curiously an excellent drink ingredient.
October 11th, 7 – 9.30pm, Dieffenbachstraße 68, 10967
10) Pernod Ricard Bartender Night
Simple and direct: more than 20 international bartenders will congregate behind the counter at Sharlie Cheen bar while Freddie Knüll, Klaus St. Rainer, and Axel Klubescheid play tunes. Prices are “bartender friendly”. What more could you ask for?
October 11th, 9pm – 2am, Brunnenstr. 196, 10119 Berlin
11) Beluga Signature Aftershow Party
Like every year, Beluga is hosting its BCB aftershow party. This time around, it’ll be held in Reingold. Guest bartenders include Peggy Knuth, Markus Banzhaf, Mr. Bartalus, and Andrej Rudenko with musical accompaniment by DJ Senay. Special treat: the German finalist of the Beluga Signature Competition will be announced at 11pm.
October 11th, 10pm – 3am, Novalisstraße 11, 10115 Berlin
12) Thomas Henry Soirée BCB 2016
Thomas Henry celebrates the BCB. Once the first day of the convent is over, things continue over at Sodom & Gomorra. Refreshing drinks, finger food, and music await. Entrance is only possible with personal invitation, these can be obtained at Thomas Henry’s stall (Nr. 7/G38).
October 11th, 7 – 12pm, Torstraße 164, 10115 Berlin
13) Federweisser Festival Kreuzberg
Weingut Baumberger and Neuer Wein will be serving the finest Federweisser in the Gallery Mario. Art, Federweisser, and music by 100% Halal as well as Selam X DJ-Team and Julien Riganti. A real Berlin night.
October 12th, 7 – 10pm, Adalbertstr. 4D, 10999 Berlin
14) Falstaff Champagne Gala
Like every year, Falstaff is hosting its golden October Champagne gala event. Representatives from renowned Champagne houses will be traveling to Berlin to present their Champagne. That includes the greats like Pommery but also small Champagne houses like Gosset and new, interesting brands. Don’t worry, no one will go hungry – canapés will be served to accompany the Champagne. Entrance is 49,- Euro for members and guests of the Berlin Capital Club and 69,-Euro at the door..
October 12th, 6.30pm, Mohrenstraße 30, 10117 Berlin
15) Bramble x Green Door
Two legendary bars join forces for what is sure to be a fantastic night. The Scottish Bramble bar is headed to Berlin to make its home in Schöneberg’s Green Door. Fan-fucking-tastic.
October 12th, 6pm– 3am, Winterfeldstraße 50, 10781 Berlin
16) Sieferle&Sailer x Evan Williams Bourbon x Jungbusch Bar
Sieferle&Sailer are headed towards the BCB and, like every year, they’ve decided to spend one night with their good friends at the Jungbusch Bar Berlin. This time around, they’ve included Evan William Bourbon. Come early!
October 12th, 8pm – 3am, Weserstraße 16, 12047 Berlin
17) ADA Opening / Umzug supported by Thomas Henry
After opening on Oranienburger Straße earlier this year, ADA has found a new home on Auguststraße. The team is happy to welcome guests to its new, permanent location with what is sure to be a bountiful display of tiki drinks from 9pm onwards.
October 12th, 8pm – 7am, Auguststraße 92, 10117 Berlin