June 2016

Alfa Jazz Fest 2016

Alfa Jazz Fest is a festival on an international scale that will take place in Lviv. The festival will not only bring the world’s best jazz artists together; it will plunge the city into the spirit of European-level music performance during an incredible summer weekend. A huge jazz-wave will sweep over the old town, covering its highest roofs with excitement and euphoria. New traditions will arise: Lviv will overflow with groovy jazz that will become a trademark of the city. From now on Europe will open its summer fests under Lviv blue sky with Alfa Jazz.
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1897
In Hausmann Passage, 8 in the Appel's Photo-atelier for the first time in Lviv "moving pictures" were shown
1630
Stone Bernardin Order Church of Saint Andrew the Apostle was built
1443
first mention of Paraskevy Friday Church
1445
Defensive city towers were built
1996
first 11 "Peugeot" micro busses started to transport pasanger - the era of "marshruka" (micro busses) began
1992
Inauguration of Taras Shevchenko monument
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