Location: The Palace of Arts, Copernicus st., 17.
This year during the festival there would be an improvisational
chocolate factory, the best confectioners will demonstrate the
complicated process of chocolate making for everyone to see.
In spite of questionable ratings, Taras Shevchenko remains the spiritual father and mentor for all Ukrainians. He is also a reference in the literary and artistic sphere, and everyone can learn to appreciate his poems, prose, and artistic representations.
The V Festival of Pysanka (Easter eggs) in Lviv
1 of April - 27 of April
At the time of the festival Lviv turns into a “Museum of Eggs” open air, where different materials are used for Eggs creating (with branches, flowers, balloons, chocolate, polystyrene, wood, etc.). The main idea of the Festival is manufacturing and decorating an essential symbol of Easter - Pysanka.
“Flugery L’vova” (“Weather-Vanes of Lviv”) – the 11th International Jazz Festival
The 10th Ethno-jazz festival “Flugery Lvova” is the most exquisite and
extraordinary event in the city. And as usual the event will be
happening in the very heart of Lviv- in the City Hall Courtyard.
Year after year, it is expands and the amount of its participants – ethno and jazz bands – grows.
The 6th “Wiz-Art” International festival
Dates: 21-24 May, 2016.
Location: Location: Lviv Palace of Arts (17, Copernicus Street)
That is a festival of short films produced during the previous year:
fictional films and animations, video art, experimental movies and video
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
it will plunge the city into the spirit of European-level music
an incredible summer weekend. A huge jazz-wave will sweep over the old
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.
Dates: 24-28 August, 2016
Location: Rynok (Market) Square
International Folklore Festival "Etnovyr" annually explodes with bright colours during Ukraine Independence Day celebrations. Colourful performances of foreign ensembles, spectacular parades of participants through the central part of Lviv, national cuisine presentations, evenings of friendship, dancing and singing workshops create special authentic and friendly atmosphere during the Festival.
15-18 September 2016, an event having no rivals in the artistic life of
Ukraine was launched in Lviv –"Week of Contemporary Art" “7”. From now
on, a large-scale topical art project aimed at the promotion and
development of the modern Ukrainian art will take place in our city
every year. The Week is a space, a search, and a way to generate
innovative trends in art.
Lviv has always been famous as the city of coffee. On the 24th-27th of September the coffee culture of our city the Third festival of coffee will promote. Bathed in the aroma of coffee, you can taste the drinks and enjoy the conversations that are integral attributes of the coffee culture.
Lviv Fashion Week
It has become a tradition in Lviv to host Fashion Weeks in the spring
and fall each year. For three days, you will be appraising up to thirty
collections of Ukrainian and foreign designers. Fashion-shows are
followed by exhibitions of contemporary art – paintings, drawings,
photography, thus creating the overall special artistic atmosphere of
Date: January 7-9, 2016
Location: Rynok Sq., the northern side
On the 7-10 of January, the inner courtyard of Pototski Palace will be filled
with the great aroma of a huge number of home-baked doughnuts, and there
will be a very warm homey atmosphere. All guests will have the chance
to learn the history and the best recipes of this delicious Christmas
dish as well as just have a really good time.
Lviv Christmas Fair
Dates: the 10th of December 2016 – the 15th of January 2017.
Location: prospect Svobody, Rynok square
The Annual Christmas Fair is a center of celebration, which offers many
interesting events: carols, games, sweets and mulled wine, a traditional
Ukrainian meal “varenyky”, souvenirs and presents, and of course a warm