Follow the current happenings! This article gives a preview of top selected events in Bratislava.
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Lavender Festival on Obchodna Street 10.-16.6.
Are you a fan of lavender? This week you have a chance to buy various lavender products – and meet sellers and producers not only from all over Slovakia but also our neighbors. The market is open 10:00 – 18:00. Free entry! Facebook event.
English Communication Monday with Toastmasters Bratislava 10.6.
Exciting evening with presentations in English at Galileo Pizzeria Vazovova 7. Everyone is welcome to join and share pizza + wine, beer or fresh Kofola to support the speakers and share stories if you have one. No registration needed – just click Going, show up and enjoy the fun! More info.
Have fun with friends at Wild Thing Karaoke Bar 11.-13.6.
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.
Drum session in Garden of Janko Kral 12.6.
Come to the large park field between the Gothic tower and the statue of Janko Kráľ and if you have any musical instrument, bring it along! If you don’t own one, no problem – a PET bottle, can or whatever item that can make sound, will do! Start at 6 pm. More info.
Bratislava Quiz Night 12.6.
Come and test your brain cells while meeting new people and enjoying couple of drinks. All questions will be in English and designed for international audience. Join for a night of edutainment! More info.
Street Food Park 12.-15.6.
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! Details and Facebook event.
Folkekøkken: Cameroon Edition 12.6.
Folkekøkken (literally people’s kitchen) is a Danish concept of social dining, where people & conversations are the key ingredients of the evening, where cultures & stories are shared in a cosy environment and where you can meet new people from different walks of life. It takes us beyond dining as we know it and creates a space that brings together strangers and regulars of all ages, who can chat over a meal and get to know one another in a relaxed atmosphere. At this take on Folkekøkken, Mareena organization will introduce you to both new people and new cuisines of people settling in Slovakia and will serve vegetarian dishes to make the event available for as many of you as possible. This time they will present you Cameroonian Ndolé from spinach & Plantain. More info.
Bratislava Book Festival 14.-16.6.
Join The sixth year of the multi-genre Bratislava Book Festival in the premises of Nova Cvernovka. The theme of this year’s festival is melancholy. A sales exhibition of books of small publishers, book projects and magazines, various exhibitions, meetings with authors and theater, theater, workshops, concerts and a lot more is prepared for the visitors. Facebook event.
IBIZA PARTY 2019 open air 14.6.
Welcome the summer in a style! Join one of the best open air events of the upcoming weeks and dance the night away at Zlate Piesky! More info.
Middle Ages in Garden of Janko Kral 15.6.
Come and enjoy the atmosphere of the Middle Ages! Look forward to historical tent camps, medieval battle rebuilding, fencing tournaments and performances, period crafts and many other entertainment items for children and adults. More than 120 fighters from different parts of Slovakia and the Czech Republic will take part in the battle reconstruction! No entry fee. Facebook event.
Open air Latino Boat 15.6.
Come and enjoy an open air venue with a view of the beautiful night panorama of Bratislava, have fun with your friends and other fans of Latino music! The party starts at 22:30. More info.
Sunday Parade (World Refugee Day) 16.6.
Bratislava will once again commemorate the World Refugee Day with the Umbrella March and a community program at the Old Market Hall. Visit the Sunday Parade between 12:00 and 17:00 – visitors can expect a rich cultural and accompanying program for children as well as adults: intercultural football tournament on artificial turf in the city center, escape room Into the Dark, live cooking with foreigners, an exhibition of Anne Frank accompanied by high school students and more! Details.
Author: Nikola Babjakova
NOTE: Some of the featured pictures come from the Facebook pages of the mentioned events.