30. 5. 2013
Where to Take Kids on Children’s Day
Prague has many events in store for kids for Children’s Day that is celebrated this coming Saturday. Some organisers have prepared entertainment for Sunday as well, and most of it can be enjoyed by parents also.
28. 5. 2013
Star Trek Is Coming to Prague
The hologram doctor and the best pilot of the flotilla from Star Trek are to visit Prague on 1st June. The meeting is to take place in Bio Oko cinema and a lucky fan can also look forward to dinner with these stars.
27. 5. 2013
Mothers Want Barrier-Free Prague
Prague mums drew attention to their cause when, despite the heavy rain, over one thousand of them gathered in The Yellow Spa and voiced their message to Prague City Hall: “Within seven years, we want Prague to be barrier free.“ An unusual petition was signed with the fingerprints of the mothers and children who were present at the event.
23. 5. 2013
Žižkovská Smršť Music Festival
The already 13th edition of Žižkovská Smršť Music Festival will be held on Parukářka at the last weekend in May.
22. 5. 2013
Kája Saudek’s Posters in Světozor
The most significant Czech comics creator Kája Saudek also entered the Czech filmmaking with his posters. You will surely remember film posters for Kdo chce zabít Jessii? (Who Wants to Kill Jessie, 1966) and Čtyři vraždy stačí, drahoušku (Four Murders are Enough, Darling, 1971).
21. 5. 2013
Street for Art is Putting Down Roots
Street for Art Festival begins its sixth year on 22nd May in a new location at Černý Most. The festival continues until 29th May.
20. 5. 2013
Beer, Rock and Exhibition Centre
From now until 1st June Czech Beer Festival Prague will treat visitors not only to excellent beer, but also good music, especially rock. This is the recipe for the new style beer festival which is taking place in Prague for the 6th year.
10. 5. 2013
Prague Spring Starting
The biggest musical event of the Czech Republic is officially starting on 12th May. Smetana´s Má vlast (My homeland) will be performed by the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and conducted by Peter Oundjian.
10. 5. 2013
St. John’s Navalis Brings Vltava to Life
Five torches will burn on the river under Charles Bridge on 15th May as the symbol of St. John of Nepomuk. Five stars are the symbol of the martyr’s death and also symbolize the word “Tacet”, meaning “be silent”.
9. 5. 2013
WATER DAYS IN STROMOVKA: Prague is a City of Ponds, Streams and Rivers
The Lesy hl. m. Prahy (Forests of the City of Prague) company in cooperation with Prague City Hall prepared a two-day event DAYS OF WATER, alias Water for Life, that will be held on 4th and 5th June in Stromovka.
6. 5. 2013
World of Books Welcomes the World
The 19th year of the World of Books fair will take place from 16th to 19th May 2013 in the Holešovice Exhibition Centre. The honorary guest this year is Slovakia, as well as a whole range of foreign authors including Robert Fulghum and British humourist Stephen Clarke.
30. 4. 2013
Marketing and Advertisings Stars in Prague
Prague International Advertising Festival (PIAF) presents entertaining and creative advertisements. For the event, the most shining stars of marketing and advertisement are heading to Prague, such as the representatives of the world labels Absolut or Adidas.
29. 4. 2013
Walpurgis Night in Prague
Walpurgis Night or the so called Burning of the Witches has become an integral part of the city life in Prague. A great number of events have been prepared for this year. The biggest ones are “Witches” in Ladronka and in the Yellow Spa, but there are others with an undeniable charm. Here is a selection of them.
24. 4. 2013
Once Again the First of May Belongs to Mácha
The Museum of Capital City of Prague has prepared a pleasant surprise to take place by the Petřín Lookout Tower. Invites are not only for those who regularly engage in the 1st May kissing party by the Karla Hynek Mácha Monument.
19. 4. 2013
PRAGUE WRITERS’FESTIVAL – Orhan Pamuk to Attend
Discussion this year will be on the theme of the Birth of Nations and the Death of Czechoslovakia.