Jun 7, 2020
Anděl Pedestrian Zone attracts street food lovers
Food lovers can look forward to the ‘Fresh & Deli market’ street food festival, which will take place at the Anděl Pedestrian Zone in Smíchov on Wednesday the 10th of June. Street food festivals, including those that celebrate particular dishes and cuisines, are becoming more and more popular and trendy.
Jun 7, 2020
Visit Peony Meadow
Like roses, peonies are seen as jewels of the garden. They have their own section in Prague Botanical Garden called Peony Meadow, which is very popular among visitors, and this is the best time to visit it.
May 31, 2020
Open Gardens Weekend in Troja Château
On the 6th and 7th of June, Prague City Gallery invites you to visit the Troja Château Gardens, the gallery’s first public event after the reopening, as part of the Open Gardens Weekend.
May 31, 2020
Fata Morgana Greenhouse reopened
Prague Botanical Garden has announced the reopening of the Fata Morgana Greenhouse! Visitors are able to enjoy the beautiful exotic flowers while walking through the tropical greenhouse.
May 31, 2020
Czech Police Museum collecting facemasks for exhibition
Wearing a facemask, respirator or bandana has become a new standard in the Czech Republic due to the coronavirus pandemic. It is mandatory to cover your nose and mouth from the 19th of March, with some exceptions. The Czech Police Museum is creating an original collection of masks to exhibit. Due to a lack of masks and because they are mandatory, some people started to make them at home.
May 30, 2020
Dramatic stage reading on the square
Masopust theatre company has prepared a dramatic stage reading of ‘The Resurrection and Death of Jesus’ by the Norwegian author Fredrik Brattberg under Miloslav König’s direction. The premiere will take place on Thursday, the 4th of June, in Na Zábradlí Theatre, when the actors will dramatically read from the theatre’s windows for spectators in Anenské Square below.
Miloslav König is a long-time member of Masopust theatre company. A former actor, he took over the role of artistic director this spring.
May 23, 2020
Live classical music concerts to celebrate Municipal House reopening
Prague Symphony Orchestra, also known as ‘FOK’, for ‘Film-Opera-Koncert’, is preparing the event ‘Roušky se odkládají, salónky ožívají’ (‘Masks are put aside, halls are coming to life’) in cooperation with the Municipal House. The event will make the reopening of the Municipal House a unique experience on the 25th of May from 6pm to 8pm. Halls that are usually accessible to the general public only on special occasions and with paid guided tours will come to life with free, short multi-genre concerts by Prague Symphony Orchestra’s members.
May 10, 2020
American Spring music festival online
The jubilee 15th American Spring International Music Festival (‘Americké jaro’) will take place with an online programme. If you can’t come to the festival, the festival will come to you! Enjoy a variety of concerts in your pyjamas and with a glass of wine in the comfort of your home on the 11th, 14th and 19th of May. The festival will start online and continue live in the autumn.
May 8, 2020
Municipal Library of Prague opens to the public!
Selected branches of the Municipal Library of Prague opened to the public on Tuesday the 5th of May. However, health and safety measure must still be followed.
Despite the government’s decision to allow public libraries to open from the 27th of April, some libraries, such as the Municipal Library of Prague, were surprised by this decision and were not ready to open so soon.
Apr 28, 2020
International Dance Day to take place online
The 29th of April has been the International Dance Day since 1982. The traditional meeting of dancers and dance fans usually takes place on Střelecký Island, where the event has a wide fan base. However, due to the coronavirus pandemic, this year’s annual competition will be broadcast online from several locations in Prague. Nevertheless, the event will still connect the Czech dance scene with the public.