Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Carnival of curiosities?
The Carnival of curiosities is a completely decentralized online event with which we want to bring people together from everywhere. There will be the finest electronic sound material on several floors, a stage with live music and a wide range of workshops.
All for free, non-commercial and donation based <3
When does the carnival take place?
The Carnival of curiosities will take place on May 30, 2020.
How can you hold a carnival despite the corona situation?
The carnival of curiosities takes place entirely online, so everyone can participate in the festival from the comfort of their home.
Where does the curiosity carnival take place / How can I participate?
We will upload all important information (schedules, artists, workshops, etc.) here on the website.
Shortly before the carnival, we will upload an interactive carnival map here on the website. With this map you can act interactively and by clicking on the respective floor / area you get directly to the respective stream.
Does the carnival of curiosities cost anything?
No, the carnival is completely free, non-commercial & donation based. Our artists & workshops hosts do not receive any money from us and do it all just for the sake of it.
If you have the opportunity and want to, you can donate for them.
Who organizes the Carnival of curiosities?
We from this | The collective from Berlin organize the carnival of curiosities.
We are actively supported by the following collectives:
Geholper & Gestolper, We-Küyen, Techno Obst, Herz & Leber, Disco Bizarre, Bummelkarawane, Zwei Takt, Kollektiv 33, Sarasvati, Dit Klingt Jut, Floating Shack Sessions, No Shade, U*NIGHT & Plant Based
What workshops are there?
There are a total of 7 exciting workshops! You can find our complete workshop program right here.
How can I take part in the workshops?
To take part in a workshop, you have to register beforehand using the registration form under the respective workshop. The workshop hosts will then contact you in advance of the workshop by email with all further information.
Why do I have to register for the workshops?
Some workshops have a limited number of places to guarantee an interactive and confidential atmosphere. Other workshops are unlimited and everyone who wants to can participate.
The workshop hosts will send you an email in advance of the workshop, in which they will tell you all further details regarding participation, preparations, etc.
How do the workshops work?
The workshops are held either via Zoom or via Twitch. You can find out exactly how this is planned for the respective workshops in the Info Mail, which the workshop hosts will send to the registered people in advance.
Donate & supporter ticket
Why are donations collected?
All of our Artists & Workshop hosts are completely free and only for love of the cause - if you can and want to, we would be very happy if you can give them a small donation <3
We will donate 30% of all donations to us via the Betterplace campaign to a non-profit organization - which will be exactly that, we will determine in the next few days.
Of the remaining amount, 60% goes to the Artists & Workshop hosts and 10% to us for covering the costs (technical infrastructure, printing costs, etc.)
How and where can I donate?
You can donate on Betterplace: