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29.5.2014 | Culture

June Highlights

June Highlights

01 TREFF 2014

Treff is an international street festival where buskers, actors, and other performance artists can showcase their talents. Enjoy a packed programme of puppet art, dance, theatre, music, lectures, and workshops. 5-8 June.

02 ROOFTOP CINEMA

Tallinn’s most interesting cinema is located on the roof of the Viru Keskus shopping centre. Katusekino will be showing both new and old films, so there is sure to be something for every taste. Films begin before midnight, and tickets cost €6.

03 CONTEMPORARY THEATRE

Baltoscandal brings 14 contemporary theatre productions from all over Europe to the stage in Rakvere, 2-5 July. The headliners will be the performance duo Ana Borralho and João Galante, who will perform their noteworthy production Atlas.

04 A MEDIEVAL HANDICRAFT MARKET

During the medieval fair in Tallinn’s Town Hall Square, a medieval market will also take place where artisans and craftsmen sell their products. Musicians and dancers, from near and far will also take to the stage. 10 – 13 July.

05 A SCENTED GARDEN

The Tallinn Flower Festival is a great event because the colours and shape of the gardens change as the summer progresses. Be sure to visit the Tornide väljak and enjoy the flowers now, and later this summer.

2.8.2017 | Culture

Summer folk

Summer folk

Viru Folk takes place every year at the beginning of August in Käsmu, which is located about 80 km from … Read more

21.7.2017 | Culture

Summer Event Calendar 2017

Summer Event Calendar 2017

July 30.6.-7.7. World Championships for Racing, Tartu 5-8.7 Õllesummer Music Festival, Tallinn 5.-9.7. Haapsalu Old Music Festival, Haapsalu 5.-9.7. Võru … Read more

17.7.2017 | Culture

Summer Gig Guide 2017

Summer Gig Guide 2017

There are many reasons to be excited about the schedule of concerts and performances around Estonia this summer. That’s because … Read more

27.6.2017 | Culture

12th Estonian Youth Song & Dance Celebration

12th Estonian Youth Song & Dance Celebration

Over 30,000 singers sing together as one choir on the stage and almost the same number of spectators listen. 10,000 … Read more

17.6.2017 | Culture

KOPLI SONATA. THE RUSSO-BALTIC SHIPYARD

KOPLI SONATA. THE RUSSO-BALTIC SHIPYARD

Kopli, perhaps the most intriguing municipal district in Tallinn, appears to be at the threshold of important changes. This year … Read more

4.3.2017 | Culture

An Animated History of Times Past

An Animated History of Times Past

National Registry of Cultural Monuments – an almost fossilised teacher talking about something incomprehensible from half a million years ago. … Read more

4.2.2017 | Culture

Otepää, Estonia’s Winter Capital

Otepää, Estonia’s Winter Capital

It’s worth a trip outside of Tallinn to Otepää and its neighbouring village, Pühajärve in the very southeastern corner of … Read more

28.1.2017 | Culture

Estonian Music Awards Capture the Moon and the Stars

Estonian Music Awards Capture the Moon and the Stars

The Estonian Music Awards for 2017 did not present major surprises, but did give some of the cream of the … Read more