Art- & Culture Festival at the creative park Alter Schlachthof in Karlsruhe
Saturday, 20 May 2017
Starting at 6:00 p.m
Costs: 8,- € (Buttons)
Where can you buy the buttons?
Festivalbuttons on sale at Tollhaus, Substage, Alte Hackerei and many other places. The purchase of a button does not entitle you to entry into fully occupied event rooms. Access to available space.
Organiser: ausgeschlachtet e.V. in cooperation with the City of Karlsruhe, Cultural Office and Karlsruher Fächer GmbH, supported by the L-Bank
Adress: Kreativpark Alter Schlachthof 35, Karlsruhe
Deutsche Version dieses Artikels
Schwein gehabt! Art- & Culture Festival at the creative park Alter Schlachthof in Karlsruhe
In spite of the construction work being done at the Alter Schlachthof (old slaughterhouse), the area at the eastern entrance of the Fan Center has long been regarded as a cultural and creative area by the Karlsruhe region. Here, numerous places find regularly a public audience. The environment is characterized by the special flair of the inventive creative spirit, which magically attracts, inspires the visitors.
On Saturday, 20 May 2017, the Alte Schlachthof invites for the 4th time for the big culture festival Schwein gehabt!
Music, party, film, visual art and theater combined with almost every sector, which has to offer the wide field of creative industries.The spectrum of the festival has to offer is large, from the mock-up to the look behind the scenes from filmmakers to the workshop of children’s book illustrators, from art exhibitions and performances to concerts, DJ stations, mobile music ensembles and artistic offerings to Poetry Slam and the open bike workshop. Of course, there are a lot of varied gastronomic offers waiting for the several thousand expected visitors.
Schwein gehabt! Culture Festival: Program
One of the great highlights of the long culture night is the exhibition of the ten winners’ work of the light art competition. This has been organized by the club ausgeschlachtet and will turn the site into an unusual light at nightfall, creating a unique atmosphere.
On the culture festival you can experience live music in many places. In addition to local bands from Karlsruhe like the ensembles of the percussionist Pedro Weiss, the worldmusic formation Chupchick or Anything Goes, these are also international stars like the British songwriter Roo Panes, who has millions of fans on Youtube with his melancholic folk songs, Chanson-Punks Les Yeux d’la Tête or Marko Haavisto & Poutahaukat, finnish favorite chapel of Aki Kaurismäkis. Also, Amnesty International is present, which has invited prominent Poetry Slammer to dance around human rights letters.
Organiser of the Culture Festival at the Alter Schlachthof
Organiser of Schwein gehabt! is the club ausgeschlachtet, a merger of all users of the creative park Alter Schlachthof. The culture festival is made possible due to the friendly financial support of the Cultural Office of the City of Karlsruhe, the Fächer GmbH and the L-Bank.
More Information: schweingehabt-karlsruhe.de
Images: © Kulturzentrum Tollhaus Karlsruhe, Pig Images © Atelier Remise, Image Lindy Hop © Diana Tischler Photography – Kulturzentrum Tollhaus Karlsruhe
Leave a reply