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From: Tuesday, 08 May 2018 to: Tuesday, 31 December 2019

Medieval Treasures / National Museum in Gdansk

The Medieval was a turbulent time, but also a time when art and architecture thrived. This exhibition at the National Museum in Gdansk presents its most precious treasures - polychromed figures, gilded altars, painted panels, sculptures (f.e. the Roman Madonna, one of the oldest wooden sculptures in Poland), liturgical textiles and many other unique items. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

From: Saturday, 22 September 2018 to: Tuesday, 31 December 2019

Italy in Gdansk / Exhibition / National Museum

The 'Italy in Gdansk' exhibition is the first attempt to show the Italian heritage in Gdansk from th 14th until the end of the 18th century, and a result of a 4 year long project of the Gdansk National Museum. Most of the selected objects have never been exhibited yet. They include manuscripts, books, liturgical objects made from Italian fabrics, paintings, drawings, glass artworks and more. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE



From: Friday, 01 March 2019 to: Friday, 31 May 2019

Nature and Spirituality / National Museum in Gdansk

Gdansk-born artist Carl Borromäus Ruthart spent the second part of his life as a monch, and this exhibition fouses on the works he created during his time at the L'Aquilla monastery. It presents 32 paintings, depicting animalistic themes, as well as scenes from the lives of Saint Celestine and Saint Benedict, borrowed from the Nazionale Museo d’Abruzzo. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

From: Thursday, 14 March 2019 to: Sunday, 09 June 2019

Made in Britain / ...on making / Exhibitions / Green Gate

The Made in Britain and …on making exhibitions are part of a multidisciplinary project that presents British art made in the 21st century. The curators of the first exhibition: Ann McNay, Robert Priseman and Małgorzata Ruszkowska-Macur have selected 132 items from The Priseman Seabrook Collection representing painting, drawing and graphic art. This will be the first presentation of this most interesting collection in Poland. …On making, produced by Sian Bonell in collaboration with Małgorzata Taraszkiewicz-Zwolicka is a presentation of 44 photographs by nine female photographers. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

From: Sunday, 31 March 2019 to: Sunday, 16 June 2019

Palace of Art. Young Polish Painting / Museum of Modern Art

An exhibition the works of young Polish artists, who made their dubut in this century, assembled by Basil Alkazzi. 153 paintings are a representation of the contemporary art and its diversity. Discover the full list of artists below. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

From: Monday, 25 March 2019 to: Sunday, 18 August 2019

Polish Rock'n'Roll / Exhibition / Gdansk Museum

This exhibition at the Gdansk Museum celebrates 60 years since the Polish rock'n'roll movement, called 'bigbit', was born. It features musical instruments from 1959-1970, which belonged to the era's most famous Polish artists and bands (f.e. Czesław Niemen, Czerwono Czarni, Czerwone Gitary), as well as their stage outfits and personal items. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

From: Saturday, 18 May 2019 to: Saturday, 25 May 2019

Gdansk Music Festival / Piano Concerts / Various Locations

It's all about the piano during the Gdansk Music Festival - historical, contemporary, solo or with a band. Concerts will take place in various locations throughout the week. Detailed programme below. read more

 
MUSIC / CONCERTS

From: Saturday, 18 May 2019 to: Sunday, 19 May 2019

European Night of the Museums 2019

The one time during the year when Gdansk’s museums, galleries and other cultural venues open their premises until late night hours and offer various attractions free of charge or for a symbolic fee of 1 or 2 PLN. A guaranteed fun night out for people of all ages. Be prepared for long queues, though. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

Date: Sunday, 19 May 2019

Gdansk Plant Fair Vegan Edition / Ulica Elektryków

Flowers, plants and herbs alongside ceramics, eco cosmetics and natural fabrics will be available in different shapes and forms during the fourth edition of the Gdansk Plant Fair - this time at Ulica Elektryków.  read more

 
THEMED / WORKSHOPS

From: Sunday, 19 May 2019 to: Thursday, 30 May 2019

Choreography of a Building Site / Photo Exhibition / Sztuka Wyboru

Photographer Agnieszka Wołodźko documented the architectural changes within the Garnizon area since 2007. Thus, the exhibition is an opportunity to compare the past and the present around Sztuka Wyboru, where it takes place. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

Date: Sunday, 19 May 2019

Cinematic Orchestra Concert / Stary Maneż

British formation The Cinematic Orchestra present their new album "To Believe". read more

 
MUSIC / CONCERTS

Date: Thursday, 23 May 2019

Karaoke & Dance with Doriss / Miasto Aniołów

During this Thursday karaoke event at Miasto Aniołów you'll have the possibility to present your singing talent on stage, but also your footwork on the dance floor in between the performances - a regular dance party is taking place too. Special offers include vodka shots or beer for 5 PLN. read more

 
NIGHTLIFE

From: Friday, 24 May 2019 to: Saturday, 01 June 2019

Belarusian Week / Shakespeare Theatre

The Belarusian Week at the Gdansk Shakespeare Theatre is part of the 'Theatres of the World' cycle, organized since 2014 by the theatre and the Theatrum Gedanese Foundation. The programme (see below) will include theatre spectacles, exhibitions and more. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

Date: Friday, 24 May 2019

Fridays After Work / Live Music / Forum Gdańsk

Every Friday Gdansk's biggest shopping centre Forum invites its visitors to listen to live music. Selected artists perform between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., while you relax in a deck chair. On the 24th of May there'll be a live performance of folk&rock band HOUSTON. read more

 
MUSIC / CONCERTS

Date: Friday, 24 May 2019

Komar x PZ / Bunkier Club

House music mixed with other styles by DJ PZ on one dance floor and hip hop, rnb and funk served by DJ Komar on the other. read more

 
NIGHTLIFE

Date: Friday, 24 May 2019

Hot This Up! / Miasto Aniołów

Old hits from the 1970s, 80s and 90s mixed with the newest club tunes. Resident Dj Funk Dee plays very diverse music during the Friday 'Hot It Up!' parties at Miasto Aniołów. Special offers at the bar include beers and vodka shots from 5 PLN. read more

 
NIGHTLIFE

Date: Saturday, 25 May 2019

Confronting the Weekend / Wide & Vesouw / Bunkier Club

Dj Wide plays mixed music on one dance floor, while Dj Vesouw focuses on rock and electronic tunes on the other. read more

 
NIGHTLIFE

Date: Saturday, 25 May 2019

Fiesta Latina / Miasto Aniołów

A latin-themed party with dj C-Tite and dancers from the Samba Fever Revue. read more

 
NIGHTLIFE

Date: Thursday, 30 May 2019

Komar #closertothebar / Bunkier Club

The motto of the Thursday dance party with Dj KOMAR at Bunkier club is #CloserToTheBar (#BiliżejBaru). Free admission and some special offers at the bar await you on site. Mixed music including current dance hits. read more

 
NIGHTLIFE

Date: Thursday, 30 May 2019

Karaoke & Dance with Doriss / Miasto Aniołów

During this Thursday karaoke event at Miasto Aniołów you'll have the possibility to present your singing talent on stage, but also your footwork on the dance floor in between the performances - a regular dance party is taking place too. Special offers include vodka shots or beer for 5 PLN. read more

 
NIGHTLIFE

Date: Friday, 31 May 2019

Fridays After Work / Live Music / Forum Gdańsk

Every Friday Gdansk's biggest shopping centre Forum invites its visitors to listen to live music. Selected artists perform between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., while you relax in a deck chair. On the 31st of May you can listen to singer Alicja Kuszowska accompanied by Kuba Kowalczyk on piano. read more

 
MUSIC / CONCERTS

Date: Friday, 31 May 2019

Hot This Up! / Miasto Aniołów

Old hits from the 1970s, 80s and 90s mixed with the newest club tunes. Resident Dj Funk Dee plays very diverse music during the Friday 'Hot It Up!' parties at Miasto Aniołów. Special offers at the bar include beers and vodka shots from 5 PLN. read more

 
NIGHTLIFE

From: Saturday, 01 June 2019 to: Sunday, 02 June 2019

FStreet Food & Art Festival / Forum Gdańsk

Around 30 street food vendors from Poland and numerous street artists. Magic, dance, circus, music and other shows will take place as delicious international food is prepared in the food trucks all around. A festival full of flavours, colours and emotions, for kids and adults alike. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE
FAMILY
FOOD / DRINK

From: Friday, 14 June 2019 to: Saturday, 15 June 2019

HEVELKA Craft Beer Fest 2019

This craft beer festival will introduce dozens of beer kinds from small local breweries, as well as cyders, other beverages, and even beer-flavoured ice-cream. There will also be food trucks to satiate your beer-induced appetite. read more

 
FOOD / DRINK

Date: Friday, 14 June 2019

Jazz by Jeppesen / Mazolewski x 3 / Stary Maneż

One of Poland's greatest contemporary musicians, Wojtek Mazolewski, will perform a music marathon at Stary Maneż with 3 concerts presenting 3 different projects - Polka (widely recognized 2018 jazz album), Komeda (dedicated to this great Polish composer) and Chaos Pełen Idei (2016 album). Each time he'll be accompanied by a number of talented musicians. read more

 
MUSIC / CONCERTS

Date: Sunday, 16 June 2019

Vintage Fair / Sztuka Wyboru

The first floor of Sztuka Wyboru is going to fill with unique vintage clothes and accessories. This edition of the vintage fair will also be a great opportunity to obtain uncommon home decorations and classic design items. read more

 
THEMED / WORKSHOPS

Date: Sunday, 16 June 2019

Veganmania Gdansk 2019 / Plenum

Poland's biggest event promoting a plant based diet. Delicious vegan food served by restaurants from all over the country, vegan-friendly cosmetics and fashion, and inspiring lectures throughout the day. read more

 
FOOD / DRINK

From: Thursday, 11 July 2019 to: Sunday, 14 July 2019

14th International Street & Open-Air Theatres Festival FETA

FETA brings together street theatre crews from all over the world, who perform their spectacles in various open-air locations in the Dolne Miasto district (south from the Main Town are of Gdansk). It's held regularly since 1997 and brings theatre art closer to the audience. The spectacles are mostly free and attract people of all ages. There are about a dozen spectacles every day of the festival. Detailed programme comming soon. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE
FAMILY

From: Wednesday, 17 July 2019 to: Sunday, 21 July 2019

Globaltica World Cultures Festival Gdynia

Globaltica is a unique festival introducing gems of the world music scene since 12 years. International artists and bands, whose music is influenced by ethnic themes, perform for an audience of all ages. This cameral and relaxed festival in Gdynia is also great for families with kids. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE
MUSIC / CONCERTS

From: Saturday, 27 July 2019 to: Sunday, 18 August 2019

St Dominic's Fair 2019

Amazingly, this will be already the 759th time the St Dominic's Fair spreads around the Main Town of Gdansk. Stands selling artworks, crafts, jewellery, antiques, as well as clothes, household items, handmade toys and local food products, occupy several streets and squares. During those three weeks there are also many cultural events taking place, such as music concerts and theatre plays. read more

 
ARTS / CULTURE

From: Friday, 16 August 2019 to: Saturday, 17 August 2019

Soundrive Festival 2019

The Soundrive Festival promotes young alternative music, while the music styles presented by the bands and artists are very diversified. Three days of exciting musical discoveries, not just for connaisseurs. This year more than 30 acts will perform on the stage of B90 at Ulica Elektryków and other post-industrial venues at the Gdansk Shipyard. Artists will include Bass Astral x Igo, Kero Kero Bonito, Free Games For May, P.Unity, Puma Blue, TOMM¥ €A$H, Let's Eat Grandma, 혁오 HYUKOH, Adi Nowak, Conner Youngblood, Whispering Sons, DJ Seinfeld, Joulie Fox and PYŁ. read more

 
MUSIC / CONCERTS

Date: Sunday, 20 October 2019

8th Alternative Wedding Fair / Stary Maneż

If you're in Gdansk with your fiance, it's a great idea to visit this alternative wedding fair taking place at Stary Maneż for some inspiration. The goal is to promote niche brands from the wedding industry, representing good taste, best quality, creative ideas and great design. During the fair you can become familiar with Polish wedding dress designers, florists, patisseries, photographers, unique wedding venues, wedding consultants, wedding ring designers, musicians and other creatives, who can help plan the perfect event. read more

 
THEMED / WORKSHOPS
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