Follow the current happenings! This article gives a preview of top events in Bratislava this week.
18 – 24 SEPTEMBER 2017
Toastmasters Bratislava Club Contest 18.9.
Come to compete or see the winner(s) of our club’s humorous speech and table topics (improvisations) contest! Fun is guaranteed :) More info here.
Welcome Erasmus Party 19.9.
Let’s meet Slovak and other exchange students! Erasmus party with a lot of traditional Slovak costumes, a typical Slovak welcome drink and food. You can also look forward to experiencing a traditional Slovak folk dance performance! More info.
Afterwork Business Networking 20.9.
Dear friends, we are starting a regular Afterwork Business Networking activity on Wednesdays at Sheraton Bratislava! Start always at 6 pm and there will be a Happy Hour until 8 pm. Check out the details.
Craft Beer Festival 20.-22.9.
Let us invite you on the fall edition of the Craft Beer Festival which will take place in Stará Tržnica in Bratislava. You may be looking forward to see many breweries and their beer, tasting from tasting glasses and talks with its makers and distributors. The price of a one-day ticket is 5 €, including one tasting glass. Tickets are available even in pre-sale at Ticketportal or of course straight at the venue. However, two-day and three-day tickets are available just in pre-sale. Owners of the purchased tickets through Ticketportal will be entering through the VIP gate. More info.
Street Food Park 20.-23.9.
Are you food obsessed? Street Food Park might be your saviour! This regular street food event organized in front of our Old Market Hall is an ideal occasion for those who like to get together with friends in a casual way along with getting something tasty to eat. Come to enjoy some local culture from food trucks and stalls, and have a bite of something prepared in front of your eyes – it’s quick and it’s delicious! Facebook event.
Academy of Chamber Music of the Convergence Festival 21.9.
A concert featuring the best graduates’ ensembles of the Academy of Chamber Music, which was held in June at an assembly of the Slovak Youth Orchestra in Nitra. The event is being held in collaboration with the Music Centre. Come to listen to music from P. Šimai, J. Brahms, Ľ. Rajter, P. Zagar, K. Engel, W. A. Mozart and F. Schubert! Free entry! Official website.
World Music Festival 21.-24.9.
This multiday festival is dedicated to world music, folk music and fusions with other genres, continues what was started by the Percussion Festival – World of the Drums that ran for four years until 2015. In 2016 the festival moved to the center of Bratislava under its new name and expanded the program to include an international conference devoted to world music, public discussions, program for kids, a gala concert and accompanying events. For more info visit this page.
DinnerNations Bratislava and the best burger in town 21.9.
Join this fun dinner event in Regal Rooftop. We will enjoy the best burger in town and the perfect view of the old town from the terrace. Please register and confirm your attendance, via InterNations web page or message us. We are looking forward seeing you. Facebook event.
Festival of Light 21.-23.9.
During three nights full of myths and legends, prominent buildings in the city will come alive through light and interactive installations. From 22nd until the 24th of September after dusk, light installations will liven up the streets of the Old Town and the Danube quay in Petržalka. More info.
Open – air showcase & concert 22.9.
Don’t miss this open-air concert at the 2nd World Music Festival Bratislava. 3 great Slovak bands and a unique foreign guest will be performing, starting at 6 pm! Facebook event.
Design Market 22.-23.9.
Local design enthusiasts! This year we have also decided to prepare for you the September edition of the Design Hviezdko Market, in the mood of “Back to the school” :) Come to taste the Czech-Slovak design and start a new school year with new pieces! You can look forward to both beginners and established designers, creators and retailers in well-known wooden booths with handmade things you can see, test and buy live. For more information visit this page.
Bratislava Chamber Music Night 22.9.
Famous and less well-known chamber works, performed by highly-reputed musicians from home and abroad during Bratislava’s Night of Chamber Music: that is one of the identifying marks of Convergences. This includes a special “birthday recital” in design factory, featuring two renowned Slovak artists who have been associated with Convergences from its inception, the pianist Nora Skuta and the clarinettist Ronald Šebesta. More info.
Beer Run 23.9.
Our Beer Run is a friendly event, where a few hundred thirsty and sport-eager guys and girls meet every year on one september saturday to enjoy an afternoon full of fun, beer, laughter and rock music. Beer Run has been run in Bratislava since 1997 and is becoming more and more popular every year. Read the details.
Golden Age Festival 23.-24.9.
The fourth year of this festival is considered as an insight into the linguistic diversity in Bratislava between 1910 and 1949, when four languages were spoken in the city: Slovak, Czech, Hungarian and German. Each band will play their national swing hits, in addition to American hot jazz or swing compositions from the 20’s to 40’s. More info.
DM Women Run 24.9.
The “most lovely” run in Slovakia is the name of this one because its participants are only women. Its aim is to encourage women to change their lifestyle and help them do something for their health. Part of the fee goes for a chosen public cause support. Traditional part of the run is also a commemorative T-shirt with a motif of the event. In case of interest participants can purchase it online after the registration of on the spot. Each running lady who makes it to the end will also receive a medal :) More info.
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