See you in Tukums this week!
Friday, August 14 evening at 19.00 in Tukums Evangelical Lutheran Church TT vertical frame solo concert will provide virtuoso guitarist Marcis Auzins. Seats are limited. Tickets can be purchased at “Biļešu paradīze” box offices and www.bilesuparadize.lv/lv/event/82657. Address: Tukuma ev. Lutheran Church, Brīvības Square 1, Tukums. More information www.facebook.com/TiekamiesTukuma/
TT chillo within On Saturday, August 15, at 8 pm, a plein air concert of Karina Tatarinova, Maija Doveika and the accompanying group will take place in Tukums. It will feature the opportunity to hear favorite songs from “old, good” movies, complemented by conversations about theater, music, cinema, life values and provocations. The stories will be heard in the songs of Goran Bregovich, Raimonds Pauls, Carlos Gardel in different languages - Spanish, English, Serbian and, of course, Latvian. Concert attendees are invited to bring chairs and rugs for outdoor seating. Tickets can be purchased at “Biļešu paradīze” box offices and www.blesuparadize.lv/lv/event/82654. Venue: At Tukums Sports Hall, Pauzera Street 7, Tukums. More information www.facebook.com/TiekamiesTukuma/
After the concert, you can continue enjoying the evening by going to the open-air cinema performance “Endless Poetry” in Tukums City Park. The session starts at 21.30. Director Alehandro Khodorovsky’s film “Endless Poetry” tells the story of the life of the director himself, who left home in the 1940s to realize his dream of becoming a poet. Language of the film – Spanish, English, French with subtitles in Latvian and Russian. Open-air cinema is offered at the event TT cinema within. Visitors are welcome to bring chairs or rugs for outdoor seating. Tickets can be purchased at “Biļešu paradīze” box offices and www.bilesuparadize.lv/lv/event/82652. Venue: Tukums City Park, Liela Street 36A, Tukums. More information www.facebook.com/TiekamiesTukuma/
Festivals and festivals in the vicinity of Tukums
For fans of sharper feelings on Saturday and Sunday, August 15 and 16, for two days there will be an opportunity to sympathize and support Enduro professionals and enthusiasts in the competition “Rocketbiker Enduro 2020.” The race will begin with qualifying races, followed by a Super Enduro race on Saturday afternoon. On Sunday, in the main event, participants will be given five hours of control time to win three laps and reach the RBE2020 finish. The distance is about 60 km long, divided into three circles. The participant’s task is to cover the distance in the shortest possible time. The event is taking place TT active within. Free entrance. Address: Dzirciems, Tukums region. More information by phone 26547116, www.rocketbiker.lv
The celebration of St. Mary’s Day in Latvian traditions is offered by the Pastariņš Museum on Saturday, August 15 from 1 p.m.. As the traditions of Mara’s Day include baking rye bread, during the event the Pastariņš Museum will also have the opportunity to enjoy a family Saturday with baking bread, making Pastariņš smoothies and cooking celebrity. There will be an opportunity to participate in master classes and at 15.00 take a tour of the exhibition “Stories without Frames”, led by Zane Auškāpa. Participation fee in the event 3 EUR per person, free entrance for preschool children.
At 18.00, an invigorating event for the whole family “Pastariņš Power Trail” is offered at the Pastariņš Museum. The event includes activities in nature with getting to know plants, exploring the power of honey, enjoying yoga classes, as well as learning the wisdom of sauna and the secrets of hardening. At the end, Pastariņa Power Trail bonfire, soup and songs. Participation in the event 3 EUR per person. Address: Pastariņš Museum, “Bisnieki”, Dzirciems, Tukums region. Application and more information by phone 28651091, www.tukumamuzejs.lv/pastarina-muzejs
This weekend – The Balloon and Grill Festival will take place in Kandava from August 14 to 16 for all three days. It is planned that 10 to 12 balloon crews from Latvia, Lithuania and Belarus will take part in it. During the event, several balloon demonstration flights are planned both in the morning and in the evening, as well as balloon shining and a burner show on Friday evening. On Friday, August 14, at 9 pm, a concert will be offered within the framework of the festival at the Knights’ Castle Mound “Savej Savies” with the participation of local artists. On Saturday, August 15, the Grilling and BBQ Theater will take place on the Kandava promenade, where a theatrical performance for the whole family “Grilling Tale Tales” will be performed. During the show there will be educational and entertaining events with tastings and master classes. On Saturday evening at 21.00 the group “Sixth Mile” invites to the concert “This is the only day, the only night” on the Ozolāji stage. In case of adverse weather conditions, the program may change. Venues: Kandava promenade, bridge over Abava and “Ozolāji” stage, Kandava, Kandava region. More information www.facebook.com/kandavasnovads/
On Saturday, August 15, at 6 pm, Kalnmuiza invites you to visit the Garden Festival On the Kandava side, offering to enjoy one of the most romantic evenings of August in the apple orchard of the manor house. In the evening, the guests will be delighted by the talented cellist Mareks Radzēvičs, as well as stage artist Elza Rozentāle, who together with guitarist Kaspars Vizulis and pianist Tomas Mikāls will take them on a small but long-awaited trip, performing world-famous melodies. Going on adventures is always tempting, but it is no secret that the happy land is home, so during the concert you will have the opportunity to enjoy well-known folk songs and other songs known and close to Latvians. At the end of the evening, you will be able to enjoy a classic of Latvian cinema in the manor’s apple orchard – the film “Four White Shirts”, but the chef of our restaurant Nauris Hauka and his team will take care of a delicious meal and cocktails. Reduced prices for children. Address: Kalnmuiza, Kandava parish, Kandava county. More information www.facebook.com/kalnmuizaspils/
In turn On Saturday, August 15, Slokenbeka Manor will celebrate the Manor Festival with the motto “A place to fulfill dreams…” from 16.00 to 22.00. During the festival you will have the opportunity to take part in various guided tours of the manor, watch the magic tricks of the illusionist, visualize your dreams together with self-confident coach Aija Bander and artist Ildzis Osi, participate in various master classes as well as see an exhibition of paintings. At 19.00, everyone who wants to get acquainted with the possibilities of celebrations in the manor and see the rooms, table setting options, snacks and florist decorations is invited. At 21.00, at the end of the festival, a concert of the group “Astro`n`out”. Tickets can be purchased at “Biļešu paradīze” box offices and www.bilesuparadize.lv/lv/event/83205. Address: Slokenbeka manor, Milzkalne, Smārde parish, Engure district. More information by phone 28301020, www.facebook.com/SlokenbekasMuiza/
August Friday evenings in Lapmežciems are cinema evenings. Participate outdoor movie picnic also this on Friday, the 14th.
in August at 21.00 calls Lapmežciems. The movie that will be shown this Friday will be “It simply came to our notice then. Seventies. Brightness and misery. ” This is the second film of the trilogy about the 1970s, when Latvian national rock music continued to develop. During this time, the new generation of musicians introduced themselves brilliantly – Mārtiņš Brauns, Juris Pavītols, Ēriks Ķīgelis, Uldis Marhilēvičs, Jānis Lūsēns, Niks Matvejevs, brothers Sējani and brothers Bartaševiči, Juris Kulakovs and others. The film will be an opportunity to survive through the Latvian rock music era. Venue: Lapmežciems (in the meadow between the stage and the stadium), Lapmežciems parish, Engure district. More information at www.enguresnovads.lv