Win tickets to the Spätschicht X-mas Special – here’s how



If you haven’t gotten your ticket yet to the only Christmas party you need to attend this year, we have some good news. Vertical Media, Gründerszene and VentureVillage’s networking, drinking and partying extravaganza, the Spätschicht X-MAS Special, is fast approaching, and to celebrate we are raffling 10 tickets to people who sign up to our newsletter between the 20th and the 26th of November.  Plug your email address in below for your chance to win!

Who, what, where, when, how

Mark 13 December in your calendars because the Spätschicht X-mas Special will be a night to remember. Held in infamous Kreuzberg club Ritter Butzke,from 9pm until the early hours of the morning, the guests will enjoy free drinks and networking with the who’s-who of the Berlin internet and entrepreneurial scene. Over 600 people will be there to make the most of Ritter Butzke’s pumping dance floors and well-stocked bars.

The tickets are only officially available by buying a party-sponsoring package from newly launched crowd funding platform Berlin Crowd or if you receive them from one of the sponsors of the event (but read on below for information on how you can win a ticket!). Party packages begin at €200, while stocks last, and include access to the event plus cool branding opportunities (like having a cocktail named after your brand), bar branding and a live distribution of presents.

We want to give a big thanks to the impressive list of sponsors that are already supporting the event, including Foundervision AGPaymillTeam Europe Management GmbHMashup Communications GmbHGebel ConsultingAngermann GmbHADindex, leanovatePoint Nine CapitalFound Fair Venturesinternet4YOUAll you need and Rhenus.

Win individual tickets

The generous people at Team EuropePoint Nine Capital and internet4YOU are giving 11 party people the chance to get involved in the festivities for free. But how do you win them?

Just send a short pitch (via PDF, video or link) to Point Nine by 30 November and you could be an exclusive guest of the investors and spend the night partying with the Point Nine team. Interested? Email your pitch to Fabian Westerheide at

And ten more people will have the opportunity to join the cool kids from Team Europe and celebrate with a free ticket to Spätschicht just by becoming a fan of the Team Europe Facebook page or sharing the Team Europe Facebook post on the Spätschicht X-mas Party. Too easy!

To get hold of the tickets from internet4YOU just follow them on Twitter (either @internet4YOU_DE or @internet4YOU_EN) and send a tweet with #Spaetschicht, along with the reason you deserve to win a ticket. You can tweet daily until December 6 or contact the team at with any questions.

We welcome any ideas from other sponsors who want to creatively distribute their tickets, just email

What’s better than just a party? A party plus a hangover breakfast the next day!

We have some fresh news in – party people from Spätschicht who are craving some delicious food and stimulating conversations to cure their hangover on Friday morning could be invited to an exclusive breakfast at Axel Springer.

To celebrate the recently launched Media Entrepreneurs Program, staff from Axel Springer and a few Spätschicht attendees will enjoy breakfast in the exclusive Journalisten Club on the 19th floor of the Axel Springer house in Berlin. We’ll be sending out the breakfast invites soon, so get your hands on a Spätschicht X-mas Party ticket ASAP to make sure you’re in for a chance.

So mark the 13th of December in your calendars and start organising your tickets. You don’t want to miss out on the Christmas party of the year…