Follow the current happenings! This article gives a preview of top selected events in Bratislava.
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Spanish week in Bratislava 14-20 October
Come and enjoy the great diversity of Spain and let yourself be seduced by Spanish passion! Flamenco, music, workshops, wines, painting, gastronomy, entertainment, business and some surprises are what awaits you at the second year of the “Spanish Week” event. Check out their Facebook event or webpage for the details.
Joke’s On You 15.10.
Joke’s On You is back in Dungeon with the hilarious John McCombs! Entry is free but there will be a basket available for donations that go toward feeding the hungry comedians. This one will be bumping so grab your reservations below as seating is limited. Check out the details.
Have fun with friends at Wild Thing Karaoke Bar 15.- 17.10.
Get the drinks in, pick a song and start belting: we’ve found the best bar in Bratislava to do karaoke! Wild Thing Karaoke Bar provides good fun with a stage and singing space open for everyone ready to sing, as well as those who just want to take a seat and enjoy the pleasant surroundings with good drinks and live music. More details in our article.
English Stand Up Comedy Night 16.10.
The stand-up comedy scene in Slovakia has been thriving and it’s time to see if Slovak comedians are able to actually stand up and take on the world! Internationals, expats and Slovak folks who want to laugh in English are welcome to join for a hilarious night of comedy at Luna Bar in Bratislava. More info.
Street Food Park 16-19 Oct
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! More info and Facebook event.
Festival of sustainability POMALO 17-18 October
Let’s give sustainability a chance! Let us show together respect for nature, honest work, a humane and ethical approach. Meet local promoters of slow fashion, zero waste, ethical fashion, sustainable design, fair trade, eco, organic and vegan producers. Get to know manufacturers, designers and brands that meet the criteria of slow lifestyles, and broaden your horizons with organizations that develop these activities! Entry is 3 € on a single day, 5 € for both days. Facebook event with full program.
Language Exchange Night 18.10.
Want to practice conversation in a different language with some great people? This is your chance! There will be different tables setup for the following languages: English, Slovak, Spanish and German. Practice and improve while connecting with new and interesting people! More info.
Design Market 19.10.
A colorful rainbow of colors, shapes, patterns, materials and ideas. Color your day with original design brands and honest handmade creators! Get to know brilliant range of stylish products from quality clothing for children and adults, imaginative costume jewelry, natural cosmetics, susceptible toys and modern home accessories. The design market will take place during the popular food market where you can find quality products made with love. You can also buy smoked meats, delicious cheeses, sauerkraut, fresh bread and healthy cakes on the ground floor. And upstairs you can discover the creativity of designers and handmade creators on the Design Market! Free entry all day. More details.
Bratislava Hot Serenaders Concert 20.10.
The Bratislava Hot Serenaders orchestra belongs to the list of the few strictly “early jazz” oriented bands in the world. The band’s 20 enthusiastic musicians have played together without interruption since the formation of the group in season 1991/1992. Their playing adheres to the sound, style, and feel of such orchestra’s as Paul Whiteman, Jean Goldkette, and Duke Ellington, in addition to featuring Czech, Slovak, and other European classic jazz tunes of the period. Join their regular profile concert in SD Nivy, Ružinov neighborhood of Bratislava! Ticket price is 12 €, various discounts apply. Start at 7 pm. More info and Facebook event.
Author: Maria Kecsoova
NOTE: Some of the featured pictures come from the Facebook pages of the mentioned events.