Tips for the upcoming week
9 – 15 March 2017

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Thursday, 9 March: Ice Skating

At the EnergieVerbund Arena you will have the chance to spend a funny afternoon ice skating with your family, friends, colleagues or whoever you want. You will get all the right equipment for a fee. All around the rink there are also a grandstand with plenty of seating where you can rest after the activity and enjoy the time with your beloved.

Opening Hour: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. –  7:30 p.m to 9:30 p.m.; Admission: € 3.50; How to get there: EnergieVerbund Arena, Magdeburger Straße 10, 01067 Dresden TRAM 10,94 ‚ ”Weißeritzstraße” stop.
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Friday, 10 March: Magic City (street art event)

Magic city is the event of the Street Art in all its forms. On the walls, in the squares, everywhere you will see the works of more than 40 of the best street artists in the world. 42 Street artists from 21 nations at the same event. Go around the streets and enjoy the incredible atmosphere of the MAGIC CITY. Graffiti, wall paintings, 3D illusions. Multimedia installations, spontaneous performances of local musicians and artists and much more. In the admission price all the workshops of the day are included.

Opening Hour: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Admission: €14, tickets also available online.; How to get there: Kultur-Quartier Zeitenströmung, Königsbrücker Strasse 96, 01069 Dresden, TRAM 7,8 ‘Heeresbäckerei’ stop.

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Saturday, 11 March: Active and Vital (Sport/Gesundheit/Wellness)

Thanks to this event you will have the possibility to learn more about topics such as fitness, wellness, healthy, vegetarian and vegan diet, beauty, natural cosmetics and much more. At the same time you will have a glance at many different sports such as water sports, running, climbing, hiking, bicycling and you will find many technologies and equipment to test and buy.

Opening Hour:10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Admission: €7, reduced ticket €5 tickets also available online; How to get there: Messe Dresden, Messering 6, 01067 Dresden; TRAM 10 ‘Messe Dresden stop.

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Sunday, 12 March: Vivaldi. The Four Seasons (concert)

At the Zwinger Dresden you will have the possibility to listen to the famous “Four Seasons” by Vivaldi, one of the most famous works of European music history.

Beginning: 5 p.m.; Admission: €40; How to get there: Zwinger Dresden, Sophienstraße, 01067 Dresden; TRAM 4,8,9 ‘Theaterplatz’ stop; TRAM 1,2,4,8,9,11,12 ‘Postplatz’ stop.

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Monday, 13 March: T2 Trainspotting (Original version with subtitles)

The second part of the adventures of Marc, who comes back to Scotland to meet his friends Sick Boy and Spud. They are all now older but their lives are not less chaotic than before. They try to stay away from a psychopathic friend who was recently released from prison. A film directed by Danny Boyle that promises great suspense.

Beginning: 9:30 p.m.; Admission: €6, reduced ticket €5; How to get there: Kino Thalia Dresden
Görlitzer Strasse 6, 01099 Dresden; TRAM 13 “Görlitzer Str. Nordbad” stop.

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Tuesday, 14 March: Tuesday Night Jump (dancing night)

On this Tuesday night you will experience a real swing night with live music, show, and the possibility to join a course for beginners.

Beginning: from 8 p.m.; Admission: €10 including a dance course for beginners, €8 only dancing; How to get there: Tuesday Night Jump, Alaunstraße 36-40, 01099 Dresden; TRAM 13 “Görlitzer Str. Nordbad” stop.

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Wednesday, 15 March: Nature History in 3D (exhibition)

A funny experience for the whole family and an interesting journey through the natural history of our region, from prehistoric times to today. The large-format oil paintings, with their three-dimensional illusion, offer to the visitors an incredible and interactive experience.
Bring your camera or your smartphone to the exhibition, they will help you creating the perfect illusion. All the visitors will surely be enthusiastic about it.

Opening Hour: from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Admission: €4, reduced ticket €2 ; How to get there: Naturhistorische Sammlungen Dresden Ausstellung Japanisches Palais, Palaisplatz 11, 01097 Dresden; TRAM 4,9 “Palaisplatz” stop.

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