Independent Prague cinemas
If you are not the multiplex cinema sort of person, you will definitely enjoy several Prague independent cinemas with unique movie offers. These places with their very original interiors, gastronomy and culture will amaze your soul. Find your perfect place to escape reality.
Farm Markets at Náplavka (every Saturday)
The distinctive character of the Vltava riverfront makes these Saturday markets most popular for locals as well as for tourists. Between 8am and 2pm you may buy here fresh and local food produce or you can just stop by and discover some new dishes prepared on spot.
Shakespeare’s Celebrations (27.6.-7.9.2017)
During the summer in Prague it is a tradition to visit Shakespeare celebrations. This year it is moreover the anniversary of 400 years after W.Shakespear death. The new play of 2017 will be Hamlet. Among other plays on programme there will be The Comedy of Errors, classic Romeo and Juliet or timeless play of The Merry Wives of Windsor.
Foo Fighters (27.6.2017)
American rock group, founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl after a death of Curt Cobain, comes back to Prague after 5 years. Several times Grammy awarded musicians will perform their world-known songs in O2 Arena. You may look forward to hear hits such as The Pretender or Best of You.
Primavera en Praga (13.-16.7.2017)
According to the successful Tango marathon in Paris the resemble dance event is going to happen in Prague as well. On Strelecky Island, one of the most unique place of Prague city, you will be able to dance in an energetic rhythms, see other skilled dancers or simply enjoy a thematic catering...
A Big Swing Night (24.7.2017)
Energetic swing show performed with Original Vintage Orchestra is going to happen in close surrounding of Charles Bridge. Experience the unique event when throughout the evening you will flow on a swing style from the original 1920’s to current swing covers of artists such as Ch. Aguilera or J.Timberlake.
Bach for All! (14.-28.7.2017)
A festival dedicated to J.S. Bach devotees. Listeners can look forward to hear the crucial as well as less known compositions featuring by the most skilled interprets of Baroque music from the Czech Republic and abroad. The festival performances will take place in various concert halls over the Prague. As the peak of this event it is going to be a concert in Church of Our Lady before Tyn.
Prague’s Picnic Festival (15.-16.7.2017)
This summer gastro-event placed on Strelecky island offers wide selection of international cuisines and an amazing view to Prague’s castle. During the festival visitors can borrow a picnic baskets and sheets and simply relax. Or they can have a ride on paddle boat around the island. Let’s have two days full of splendid gastronomy, peace and idyllic ambience...
Design Market Holidays (5.-6.8.2017)
This market placed on Wenceslas Square and National Theatre building will bring to its visitors a wide selection of 200 young designers, plentiful programme with workshops and also a kid’s corner and many of places with delicious food and drink.
Prague Pride (7.-13.8.2017)
Already a tradition in the second week of August, Prague will become a rainbow city and will shine in all possible colours. Prague Pride is one of the biggest European celebrations of homosexual and transgender communities - LGBT. Experience Prague in a different light and get to know more about festival programme.
Robbie Williams (19.8.2017)
There are not many better experiences than live Robbie Williams concert under the Prague sky. The award winning singer will perform in Prague as part of his 2017 world tour of 18 countries. Tickets for his performance can be bought here.
The Offspring (23.8.2017)
Already 24 years passed from the first performance of The Offspring in the Czech Republic. This legendary American punk-rock group shows the same drive as many years ago. Come to listen some never-aging hits such as Pretty Fly or The Kids Aren’t Alright.
Foodparade 2017 (26.-27.8.2017)
Foodparade is much more than just an ordinary food festival. Degustation menu composes offers from 20 different restaurants. Among programme visitors may visit cooking shows, tens of interesting workshops, grill zone, Nikon food-styling school, playful coffee chops or photo corners. The boredom is definitely not an option here.
Summer Letná (17.8.2017)
Summer Letná is the largest Czech festival of international contemporary circus and theatre companies, open-air performances, concerts, film screenings, workshops, exhibitions and extensive program for kids. All of that will be brought to the upcoming 14th edition of the festival Letní Letná, held in the traditional location Letná Park.
Future Port Prague – Future Festival & Expo (7.9.2017)
Get up close and personal with some of the most exciting tech available today. The day will leave you inspired with a head full of new insight, ideas, and contacts. Realize how you can take advantage of these technologies by yourself. Visit some of the exciting zones as AI, VR, Drone zone or future food zone. Let’s met the future!
Wine-event Prague (8.9.2017)
Come to relax in one of the biggest wine and “Burčák” event in Prague. Enjoy the day full of enogastronomy in pleasant ambience of one of Vltava Island with view directly to Prague castle.
Laver Cup (22.-24.9.2017)
For the first time in tennis history, the world’s elite players will battle for national pride pitting Europe against The World in the Laver Cup, named after the legendary Rod Laver. The finalists of this year’s Australian Open, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, have committed to represent the Europe Team at this unparalleled event. Inspired by the Ryder Cup in golf, the Laver Cup will pit six of the top European players against their counterparts from the rest of the world.
Prague Grand Prix 2017 (9.9.2017)
On the second weekend of September the evening streets of Prague are going to be filled with excited runners and cheering supporters along the trail. First race is Adidas run for women only. The second race starts just before sunset and it is dedicated to all running enthusiasts.
Signal festival (12.-15.9.2017)
Every October this festival of light makes Prague even more attractive than usual. Light effects placed across Prague highlight historic as well as modern city elements and offer interactive surroundings for adults and kids. Exhibitions are open to everybody free of charge during the three days. More about the festival and a tour of lights can be found here.
TEDxPrague 2017: Brand New World (4.11.2017)
Come to listen some interesting speakers at inspirational conference TEDx in Prague’s Forum Karlin. This year’s theme is “Brand New World”. Our world is changing faster than ever and increasing role is given to new technologies. The question is whether we as a mankind are able to recognize the positive outcomes amongst the bad ones. Are we able to manage the control over technologies or are we going to become their slaves? And most important what we shall do as a community?
Prague Surf Film Festival (7.10.2017)
The second year of Surf Film Festival will ride on the wave of an independent surf movies, internationally awarded films and documents, short clips and unique old school surf movies. Visitors can also look forward to a plentiful accompanying programme.
Grammy awarded group Gorillaz released new album after long 8 years. The new album „Humanz“ will be therefore introduced in Prague O2 Arena, but visitors can look forward also to old ever-lasting hits such as Feel Good Inc or Dirty Harry.
Marilyn Manson (19.11.2017)
Musical and stylistic chameleon Marilyn Manson comes to Prague again with his original show. The fans can hope in hearing some of the new hits from upcoming album which should be released this year. Soak into an energetic performance of an artist who made an indistinguishable mark in music history.