Events in Lviv
The Place of the Easter Fair in Lviv will traditionally be Freedom Avenue, the square in front of the Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater.
Musical Festival "Flugery of Lviv"
The International Festival will take place on Rynok Square (Town Hall courtyard) This year the festival invites its fans to jazz, world music and old skull rock. "A whole generation of musicians and listeners grew up on the Flugers, this year, the eighteenth festival in the heart of the Market Square will acquire a new direction, color and format of the city of a free event," the organizers add.
For 15 years at the festival there were 283 groups, more than 100 thousand people attended the concerts
Lviv Barbeque Fest
The Lviv Barbecue Fest Spring Baking Festival is a master class from the best chefs of Lviv, culinary fights for professionals and amateurs, a gastronomic fair, an entertaining and artistic program and children's animation, small brewing presentations, and the exhibition of professional equipment.
Lviv Media Forum
The Lviv Media Forum is one of the largest events in the field of media in Central and Eastern Europe. Every year around 900 participants and over 100 speakers from more than 10 countries discuss the world's leading media outlets for three days. The Lviv Media Forum gives a possibility to plunge into specialized topics in more detail. Master classes, workshops, trainings, professional discussions help to improve their knowledge, talk with professionals of their business in a community of colleagues and like-minded people.
The Lviv Media Forum is known not only as its professional component, but also as an excellent evening program.
In an inspiring atmosphere of Lviv coffee shops, restaurants
Leopolis Grand Prix Festival
Leopolis Grand Prix is a retro car festival, which is held annually in Lviv in 2011. The program of the festival includes not only races, but also many different actions: exhibitions and presentations of classical cars, retro parade in the central streets of the city, displays of specialized collections of mod for automotive subjects.
The program of the festival includes: competitions for the regularity of the movement (auto only until 1968 issue included), an exhibition of retro-cars in the open air, a concert program, a retro-elegancy contest, food and a sea of positive.
This year the main organizer of the festival will be held in Leopolis Grand Prix.
Lviv on the plate
The only one festival that presents Lviv as the gastronomic capital of Ukraine. During three days of the Festival of Lviv citizens and guests of the city, gourmets will be able to enjoy the whole palette of tastes of Lviv cuisine.
An integral part of the festival "Lviv on a plate" will be the Lviv Cuisine Fair, during which a presentation, tasting and interactive preparation of dishes and traditional local cuisine drinks will take place. Also, the festival will host numerous master classes from Lviv chefs, as well as presentation of dishes.
Leopolis Jazz Fest
On the stage of the festival, Leopolis Jazz 2019 will feature a world-renowned pianist and composer, winner of the 22 Grammy Awards - Chick Correa with the project My Spanish Heart Band.
Also, Kenny Barron Quintet will perform 0at Leopolis Jazz Fest. A unique opportunity to hear the legend of jazz history for the first time in Ukraine,
American musician, composer, arranger, "the most colorful pianist of our time" - Kenny Barron.
One of the most awaited groups - Snarky Puppy, Three Grammy Award Winners (Best R & B Performance in 2014, Best Instrumental Album in 2016 and 2017) will also feature on the stage.
For the first time in Ukraine, June 27, the incredible Canadian singer and pianist Dianne Kroll will perform on the Leopolis Jazz Fest 2019.
Also on the stage of Leopolis Jazz Fest 2019 will feature Etienne Mbappe & the Prophets, a well-known Cameroonian bass guitarist and composer.
American vocalist and pianist Peter Chinkotti will perform on stage. E. Rosner.
Constitution Day of Ukraine
On the northern side of the Market Square there will be a symphony orchestra of the Lviv Regional Philharmonic, as well as an exciting performance from the Lviv Academic Spiritual Theater "Voskresinnia", fire shows and many other interesting things.
The Constitution Day in Lviv in 2019 is an impressive holiday program, fair, presentation and tasting of Lviv cuisine, traditional drinks and local seasonal products, as well as the charm of the old streets of Lviv!
Festival "Night in Lviv: Lighting"
During the festival, Lviv residents and guests will have the opportunity to visit more than 100 night excursions, theatrical performances, artistic performances in museums, theaters, temples, dungeons, galleries, etc.
Vegetarian street food festival "So Green Fest"
Guests will enjoy music, a comfortable and cozy seating area, entertainment and gifts, and of course a great food court, which for the first time in the history of the street food festival there will be no shish kebab, fried ribs, burgers with meat and bacon, tapas with prosciutto and Thai Chicken Noodles.
Vegans and vegetarians will have the opportunity to discover new favorite gastronomic projects from Lviv and other Ukrainian cities. For all those who do not accept life without lamb kinks with good lamb and good steak, So Green Fest is a great chance to find that the diet of veggies is far from just spinach and phalafel.
International Festival of Folklore "Etnovir"
Folklore groups from different parts of the world present the culture of their countries in Lviv. The impressive performances of ensembles, marching parades of the participants in the main streets of the city, the display of folk costumes, friendship parties and dance master classes are just some of the events that take place during the "Etnovir".
The Ethnovir Festival is organized under the auspices of the International Council of Organizations of Folklore and Traditional Arts Festivals (CIOFF®) under UNESCO and the International Organization of Folklore (IOV).
"Etnovir" is the main event of the celebration of the Independence Day of Ukraine in Lviv.
Lviv Coffee Festival
Lviv Coffee Festival is a coffee event that takes place annually in the city of Lviv.
Svobody Avenue will host the largest coffee fair in Europe, where coffee shops will treat coffee for all tastes - from elegantly astringent to sweet-chocolate.
26th Publishers Forum
From September 18 till September 22, 2019, the 26th BookForum, the main cultural festival of the country, will take place in the Lviv Palace of Arts and in more than 40 locations of the city. Conducted since 1994 in Lviv.
National Holiday of Chocolate
The National Chocolate Festival will be held in Lviv on the Day of Lovers.
- traditional chocolate fair
- master classes from professional chocolates,
- artistic chocolate installations;
- competitions, games for children.
All visitors to the Chocolate Festival will receive a special festival pot, hot cocoa, chocolates with anticipation as a present.
The novelty will be a giant 6-meter-long chocolate pizza, which sculptors and chocolates will make during the holiday. All visitors will be able to try smaller copies of the delicious ", - the organizers say.