- International Festival of Children‘s Folklore Ensembles
From June 19 to 22, the 17th International Festival of Children‘s Folklore Ensembles will be held, at which each year more than 1,200 childrenin folklore groups from around the world perform. The festival will showcaseperformances of more than 700children from all districts of Bratislava,the folklore ensembles Čečinka,Čunovsky Kŕdeľ, Gerulata, Grbarčieta,CRIP, Kobylka, Klnka, Lúčka, Madovec,Margaréta, and Prvosienka from Bratislava and Šamorín. Foreign folklore will be represented by groupsfrom Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Serbia and Turkey.
- Coronation Festival in Bratislava
During this year‘s coronation ceremony, to be held on June 21-22, we will commemorate the coronation of Joseph I of Habsburg.
- Bratislava Culinary days - Strawberry feast
Enjoy our regional street food event Bratislava Culinary Days.
June 26th - 28th, 2014
- BRATISLAVA BRAND FESTIVAL
Do Not Sit at Home. Share Your Town. This is the first time the Bratislava Tourist Board decided to organize such an untraditional event. It will be held from Friday, April 25, to Sunday, April 27, 2014 in the Old Market Hall (Stará tržnica). The aim of this event is to draw attention and to give rise to a lively debate among the Bratislava citizens on the most important symbols and brands that are intrinsic to Bratislava.
- By Design! Conference
Well-known design legends are coming to By Design conference in Bratislava, Slovakia. By Design will take place on May 18th 2014 in Arena Theatre in Bratislava.
- Springboro High School Choir (USA) [PDF, 309 kB]
As part of their European tour (Salzburg, Vienna, Bratislava, Prague), the U.S. Choir will perform in Bratislava, on 17th April 2014 at 8pm in Moyzes Hall, Gondova 2/Vajanského nábrežie 12, Bratislava. Free admission!
- 'Gypsy food' spices up Bratislava's gastronomy
THOUGH interest in gastronomy, especially in more distant, exotic cuisines, seems to be growing in Slovakia, some people may still be unfamiliar with what’s right “next door”.
- Alfons Mucha – Paintings and Drawings
January 31 –May 11, 2014, in the City Galery of Bratislava,
in the Mirbach Palace, at Františkánske námestie Square 11.
Tuesday - Sunday from 11:00 untill 18:00.
- Nedbalka Gallery: Rudolf Uher – Heads
Selection of bust sculptures by Rudolf Uher, in me-
moriam, prepared by curator Michal Uher, his son.
- SNG: Robert Wilson – Video-portraits
December 13 – March 23, 2014.
Slovak National Gallery (SNG) presents the remarkable
exhibition of Robert Wilson, a renowned American film
director, presents a selection of his iconic video-portraits
of personalities from various fields of arts and pop-culture.
WHERE? in Esterházy Palace, at Nám. Ľ. Štúra Square; Admission is FREE!
- New Year Concerts
1 January 2014 in the streets of Bratislava.
The best way to overcome the exhaustion of
the previous night is to continue cheerfully with
friends enjoying good music.
- Midnight Countdown
New Year´s Eve concerts in the street of Bratislava on 31 December 2013
Enjoy the music of your choice: a concert of classical music given by the
Slovak Philharmonic, or legends of the Slovak modern music at New Year´s
Event in Bratislava!
- Velvet Revolution museum opens in Bratislava
THE 1989 revolution that toppled the communist regime in the former
Czechoslovakia and brought freedom and democracy to the two
countries that emerged after it split, the Czech Republic and Slovakia,
is traditionally commemorated on November 17, when the first protests
against the regime started.
- NEXT 2013
The 14th Music Festival for the Advanced – an international festival
of contemporary music – radical melodies, unrestrained improvisations,
sounds far from being hackneyed, original musical techniques and
conceptions, acoustic instruments as well as innovative electronics.
- 14th One World Film Festival Slovakia
One World Festival is showing world's documentary films with human
right issues. Screenings of more than a hundred films in three cinemas
are on from 21-st to 26-th of November 2013. Acompanying events are
containing discussions on current issues, photographic exhibitions and
- Gallery Nedbalka: Painting 2013
15.11. – 18.12. 2013
Exhibition of works by finalists of the contest Painting – VÚB
Foundation Prize for Painting Works by Young Artists.
- Melos-Éthos 2013
Biennale der gegenwärtigen Musik Melos- Éthos
findet vom 8.- 14. November 2013 in Bratislava statt.
- Ashot Haas: Inside 16 October – 10 November 2013
Visit the Nedbalka Gallery before the first anniversary of its opening!
The current exhibition by young artist Ashot Haas is a great opportunity for you.
- British rep praises UK-Slovak ties
Great Britain sent a ship down the Danube River to present the country and promote the best of its offerings.
- International Film Festival Bratislava
On 6 – 12 November 2013, the already 12th festival
of the best films of the contemporary European
and world cinematography will take place.
- NOVEMBER – Month of Photography
In November, the galleries and museums of Bratislava
are connected by a single medium, namely PHOTOGRAPHY.
The 23rd Month of Photography brings again a number of
individual and collective exhibitions of pictures by authors
from all over the world.
- City Gallery of Bratislava: SYNERGY of glass
October 28, 2013 – January 12, 2014
The exhibition presents glass pieces of art by Mr. and Mrs. Pál, two
authors being a married couple too. In their work, they use different
approaches: the technology of molten sculptures with deliberately
disturbed shape preciseness in contrast to the constructivism of
3D fractal geometry.
- Bratislava Jazz Days, 25. – 27. October 2013
The 39th International Jazz Festival will take place in the spirit
of the so-called orthodox jazz line: world saxophone hotshots
like Joshua Redman, Chris Potter and a number of others
musicians from the USA will perform in Incheba.
- Slovak Press Photo
October 24 – November 27, 2013.
The contest brings independent authentic picture
testimony of life as seen by photographers in Slovakia.
- Bratislava in Movement 5. – 28.10. 2013
The International Festival of Contemporary Dance has
started its 17th edition! The festival, lasting one month,
presents exceptional dancing groups from Slovakia as
well as from abroad – this year coming from the Czech
Republic, Slovenia, Spain, USA and Belgium.