Lviv is known for its atmosphere, quiet streets and the smell of coffee from all over the city. Coffee for the city is not just a drink- it is an art that unites people, brings satisfaction and energy. Program of LVIV COFFEE FESTIVAL – aroma coffee, the best barista of Ukraine, driving music, theatrical performances, film screenings, coffee souvenirs, latte-art and more. An exclusive blend of coffee will be created specially for the festival and which can be purchased only during the holidays. Also, for the second time at the festival will work the Coffee mail, which allows everyone to send a creative coffee postcard from the most romantic city to any place in the world!
If you try our coffee, you will leave a piece of your heart and soul in Lviv, because its taste leaves no one indifferent. So, do not miss the main coffee event of the country, let your family and yourself feel a taste of life!
By tradition, from 10 till 13 September, will be held the Forum of publishers in Lviv. A big variety of books will satisfy the most demanding readers. The forum will provide events with a lot of bright and saturated positive emotions: Festival of children’s reading “Knyhomaniya”, a charity event for the elderly “Third age: the pleasure of reading”, Ceremony Book Awards “Best Book Forum-2015”, Lviv Library Forum (held jointly with the Ukrainian Library Association), Lviv International Literary Festival. For the first time, the forum of publishers will have six thematic areas: women’s issue, men’s club, historical truth, cooking, children’s playground and high school. Also, you will have a chance to talk with authors of books from the farthest corners of the world. So, come to the Art Palace, which is located 200m from the Post House Hostel and find your book!
August 14 will be event, for which all music are looking forward to – one of the best festivals in Ukraine – Zahidfest 2015. Thousands of fans from different parts of Ukraine are preparing for the hot August open air. Whirlpool of emotions and wild drive will cover Rodatychi village, that is located near Lviv.
Charming nature, explosive music and irresistible dancing will accompany you all of three festival days. You will be entertained by talented musicians from 7 countries, whose performances will take place on four thematic stages of the festival: the main stage, the rock stage, the indie stage and the night stage. You just need to choose what is closer to your heart.
An unforgettable impression will be waiting for you in the Magic Valley(Charivna Dolyna). It does not matter, whether you come alone or with a big group of friends, positive and bright summer mood will be guaranteed!
Soon, July 25, LVIV CITY MARKET- the platform for the promotion of unique, high-quality and delicious things.
This is a great opportunity for creative, artistic people to present their works, and for guests – to buy original stuff. A wide range of goods, from cards and accessories to clothes and household items. Also you will be able to taste delicious food and have fun. And the most important – all products, presented at LVIV CITY MARKET – Ukrainian production, they are unique and made with soul.
So come at 12 a.m. to St. Theodore square for good mood and wonderful things!
From 25 to 29 of June for all, who love jazz wait unforgetable holiday. For the fifth time Alfa Jazz Festival will be held in Lviv – it is the jazz festival of international scope. This year festival organizers have prepared something really special for fans of this musical genre. After all, one of the participants of Alfa Jazz Fest 2015 will be Herbie Hancock – winner of 14 awards “Grammy.” Music critics call him one of the most influential jazz musicians of the XX century. In addition, guests of the festival will be able to enjoy the music from the best jazz musicians of the world. Performances will sound on three open air stages of Lviv: stage them. Eddie Rosner in B. Khmelnytskoho park, stage at the Market Square and the stage in the historic part of the city-Potocki Palace yard.
Don’t miss the grand jazz event of international scope!
For the fifth time there will be festival of vintage cars “Leopolis Grand Prix 2015” in Lviv. This year the festival is dedicated to the 85th anniversary of the first circuit racing in Lviv. Participants of the competition will be not only Ukrainian motorists, but also guests from abroad (Poland, Lithuania, Belarus), which will compete for the Cup of Ukraine five-time champion in Rally – Vasil Rostotsky. Everyone will be able to see exciting show races and take part in different events and competitions. Here you will have a chance to see as well as classic cars and also national class cars, including antique Ukrainian “Zaporozhets ZAZ-965”.
The festival will be held June 12-14 in the city center.
Lviv International Short Film Festival Wiz-Art 2015 will take place 21-24 May. “The Reason of the Future” – it will be the slogan of this year’s festval.
There were chosen the most interesting films out of two thousand. Competent jury : Catherine Gondek (Poland), Alexander Ratiy (Ukraine) and Christopher Schwarz (Austria)) will select winners in 4 categories. Also viewers join to judges, who will chose by vote the best film of the 8th International Festival of Short Films.
In addition to shows, presentations and lectures on numerous topics and outstanding workshops, the program also expected performance of the group from Kyiv Sacret Avenue, DJ-set from T-one and Furshet to celebrate the opening of festival.
So do not miss the opportunity to get to this unforgettable event !
1st –3rd of May in the courtyard of the Lviv City Hall(Ratusha) will be held international ethno-jazz festival “The Flugery Lvova”. Organizers announce performances of musicians from Poland, Norway, Germany, Hungary, Ireland and Ukraine. The event will feature Kharkiv bands “TNMK” and «Szklo», Polish and Ukrainian folklore from ethno-electronic project “POŁUDNICE & LIQUID MOLLY”, Norwegian-Polish band “Wovoka”, a combination of the Hungarian and Irish culture from “FIRKIN”, Italian alternative rock from the creative “Gambardellas”, Beria Blessing – American singer that promotes Ukrainian culture and sing her songs in Ukrainian. The guest of musical festival will be the famous writer Sergei Zhadan and the moderator of the project – Yuriy Izdryk.
You must come, it will be unforgetable! 😉
Easter – a celebration of unity and love, revival and preservation of Ukrainian traditions.
The Festival of Pysanka – an art project in which famous artists, craftsmen, public figures and amateurs create unique works in the form of a half-meter pysanka is waiting for you.
Great Hayivka (Easter song) at Shevchenkivskiy Hay: workshops on painting Easter eggs, hayivky, contests, games, performances of folk dance groups and singers.
And from today an Easter Fair starts in the city!
Post House Hostel invites you to become a part of unforgetable holiday!
Musical group ONUKA – a perfect combination of Ukrainian folk motives and tools with electronic music.
The project – a new and bright phenomenon on Ukrainian scene. In a short time the band managed to find its audience and even achieved success in Ukraine and beyond. The band is nominated for “Discovery of the Year” YUNA award and the debut album took first place in the ranking on ITunes.
At EVENT-HALL “KINO” will be presented favorite songs and a new unique musical show, which has no analogues in Ukraine!