Posts tagged as cultural venues

August 1 brings 1 meter seat distancing

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Visitors to cultural venues will have to follow one-meter distance when they are in fixed, designated seats, said representatives of the Ministry of Culture July 28. The Cabinet has decided that as from August 1, visitors to museums, libraries, cultural centers, exhibition halls, open-air museums, theater buildings, concert halls, cinemas and outdoor events of these cultural sites will have to observe new, lighter restrictions. Four people of the same household will…

What to know when visiting cultural venues

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

On May 12, State Secretary of the Ministry of Culture, Dace Vilsone, spoke in a press conference about sanitary protocols for small-scale cultural venues and events. With new relaxed restrictions on the way, various cultural venues, such as libraries and museums, will gradually open their doors. The changes will take effect as of May 13. “Culture is finally beginning to bloom this spring. Small cultural events can take place, provided that…

Vilnius nightlife turned out the lights

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Time is ticking for the Vilnius’ nightlife establishments, writes Mark Adam Harold, the chair of Vilnius Night Alliance, an association of cultural venues in the Lithuanian capital. Without state support, some 70 percent of the sector will be lost. The nightlife shutdown in Lithuania came early, and very suddenly. With very little warning all bars, restaurants, clubs, concert halls and theatres were ordered to close on March 16. At the…