Key facts

Birthday in Berlin
Visitors in 2023*
Views on Flickr (total)
Homepage Impressions 2023**
Facebook page reach**
FOL posts/hour on Facebook – 1 post every 6 seconds*
TV reach 2023***
Online reach 2023***
Total reach 2023***

*during the festival month
**during the period 18.09.-17.11.2023
***last updated: 12.12.2023

Period: 10 nights in autumn in Berlin | core time: 8:21pm until midnight
Visitors: Around 3 million per year in 10 nights, spread all over Berlin
Mission statement: The FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS stands for artistically high-quality stagings of landmarks, buildings and squares by means of light, projection and video art.
Characteristics: artistic, cultural, creative, innovative, multimedia, sustainable
Special features: fascinating, spectacular, extravagant, inspiring, emotional, unique
Supporting program: diverse events and tours
Admission: free of charge for visitors
Festival communication: Online | Viral | Print | Live Homepage | Social Media | Newspaper | Magazine | Program Booklet | Newsletter | DOOH | Projections | Merchandising | Branding | Trailer in TV & Radio | Brand Lounges | International PR and communication work
Organizer: Festival of Lights International Productions GmbH
Producer: Zander & Partner Event-Marketing GmbH
Artistic Direction & Director: Birgit Zander
Potsdamer Platz- Festival of Lights

Events within the FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

During the Festival of Lights you can enjoy many events such as:

  • International Festival of Lights Award
  • World Championship of Projection Mapping
  • Grand-Opening
  • Launch party
  • Music events / Concerts
  • Night of the open doors
  • LightSeeing
  • Show Cases on single nights
Festival of Lights - Brandenburger Tor Berlin

Become part of the official festival program

This is how you can participate in the FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS:

  • Title Sponsor
  • Presenter
  • Main Partner, e.g. with sponsorship for a building illumination (landmark, monument)
  • Official Partner with a customized installation on their own building
  • Event Partner
  • Hotel Partner
  • Media Partner
    Licensee, e.g. for LightSeeing
    Individual cooperation


The city becomes a shining stage and selected landmarks, buildings, streets or squares become stars. National and international artists, designers and creative teams join us in telling stories, conveying messages and directing the focus to something special and unique. The FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS is an international marketing and communication platform – for our partners, sponsors and guests from all over the world.

Extensive partner integration is possible. For this purpose we create individual and tailor-made concepts, which we explain en detail.

We have the know-how and the technology for unique works of art in light, 3D video mappings, projections and diverse installations to make landmarks, monuments or your own company building sparkle together with you. You will receive an all-round carefree package from us.

Learn more about the possibilities, become part of the FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS! Write to us:

Your contact person is Birgit Zander.