The event in honor of the start of the Cup of Latvian railway
12 August on the Forecourt will host the event in honor of the International hockey tournament "Cup Latvijas dzelzceļš — 2017", which will be held from 13 to 17 August. Rigans and city guests are waiting for the program with participation of hockey players and musicians group Dzelzs vilks and hip-hop artist Fakts, as well as the creative team Pasaku nams.
HOW much? Free
Fair farmers and artisans in the Kalnciema Quarter
12 August from 10 to 16 hours in the Kalnciema Quarter will host the traditional fair of products of farms and artisans. This time it will be dedicated to preserving — after all, what is winter without the crisp cucumbers and fragrant jam. And winter is coming.
HOW much? Free
The Play "Hugs Bears"
In the Latvian puppet theatre August 12, young viewers will meet the characters of the play "Hugs Bears" on a book by celebrated children's author David Melling, is about to bear Douglas, who is seeking the same, a real hug. It may happen that embracing the cuddles and will come out fake and unfriendly. And this should be avoided. You can't cuddle with just anyone. But how to find the real cuddles? The play is designed by a small audience – children from 2 years of age.
At 11 a.m. the performance will take place in Latvian language, 14 – in Russian.
HOW much? 10 Euro
Concert Hard Bop Legacy
12 August club Pashkevich Jazz Club with the Hard Bop Legacy will be the saxophonist Denis Pashkevich. The program will include jazz from the 50-60-ies of the last century. Special guest American trumpeter Jason hunter.
HOW much? 15 Euro
The concert singer Eva Simons
August 12, the club Coyote Fly singer from the Netherlands Eva Simons most famous for its hits: This is Love, Take over Control, Policeman, Heartbeat and others.
HOW much? 10-20 euros
Viva Mozart Concert
August 12 at the dome Cathedral with the program Viva Mozart will be soprano Olga Pyatigorskaya. The singer has a beautiful, rich baritone voice. Sang at the Vatican for the ceremony of initiation into Holy Padre PIO, in the presence of cardinals and Pope John Paul II. Performed at the Rome Opera, Rome auditorium, the Basilica of San Paolo, the oldest Church in Naples "Santa Kiara", Algerian national theatre, etc. In the program Viva Mozart G. F. Handel, V. A. Mozart, G. Rossini. Morandi, John. Rossini, F. Liszt, F. Schubert.
HOW much? 15-35 euros
A concert of organ music
13 August at 14.00 in the Church of St. Paul will perform the violinist Yury Savkin and organist Elena Privalova-Epstein. The program works by Russian composers Tchaikovsky and Rubinstein, and also undeservedly rarely performed in Latvia works by Tomaso Vitali and Joseph Reinberger.
HOW much? Entrance for donations
The exhibition "Children's world. XVIII–XX century"
From 3 August to 1 October 2017 at the Museum of decorative arts and design, an exhibition from the collection of renowned fashion historian Alexander Vasilyev and the collections of Latvian museums "Children's world. XVIII–XX century". This time the visitors will be presented a vast exposition of clothing and accessories for children. A unique collection of children's clothes complement toys, household items and photos of popular figures of culture of Latvia in the still very young age that some Latvian museums have provided from their vaults.
HOW much? 2-3,50 euros