Boating holidays in a unique cultural landscape

The Havel River is sprinkled with magnificent castles and gardens, historic town centres, clusters of reeds along the banks and shores, wide lakes and romantic rivers. Enjoy a fascinating combination of boating, culture and urban holidays from a different vantage on the Potsdam and Brandenburg Havel Lakes.

Ketziner Fischerman triathlon

Swimming, cycling and running – the theme of Ketzin’s first triathlon on 17 July along and inside the Havel River is “city–country–river”.

Symphony of Fire

Competition of the art of fire works - 4 breathtaking fire works will light up the sky over Volkspark Potsdam on 2 consecutive days from 12–13 July.


We celebrate 200 years of Fontane, the author who raved about our region in his 'Walks through the Mark Brandenburg'...

» in the Havelland:

» Brandenburg an der Havel:

» at Schwielowsee lake:


Lehniner Sommermusiken

Enjoy the concert series of the Lehniner Sommermusikenoffering a wide range of concerts, seminars and workshops until 31 August.

Kirsch- und Ziegelfest

A part of the town of Werder (Havel), Glindow plays host to the Cherry and Brick Festival on 6–7 July, offering lively market life, music and fun.

Caputher Orgelsommer

The Caputh Church invites you to its concert programme at 5 p.m. every Sunday from 23 June to 4 August. Admission to the organ concerts is free.