Posts tagged as Riga Festival

Three for the weekend: Not only Riga Festival

Friday, August 14, 2020

This weekend, the annual Riga Festival takes place, with many events and activities all over Riga. However, if you do not want to spend the weekend in the city, here are some tips for events out of town. Ventspils Amatu māja (Skolas Street 3) opens an exhibition “Ventspils head-chef flavor parade”. The exhibition will include photographs of various dishes of exquisite and unusual recipes from local chefs, cafes, restaurants. Both the…

Latvia’s Riga Festival to Host Industry Platform Magnetic Series

Saturday, August 1, 2020

The Riga International Film Festival in Latvia is set to host Magnetic Series, a Nordic industry platform dedicated to drama series and streamers for the Nordic region, Russia, Germany and Greenland. Magnetic Series, which will be running Oct 16 only, will have a hybrid format allowing Baltic and Nordic producers to pitch their episodic content in person or online. The lineup of selected episodic projects will be unveiled by National…

Over 230,000 people attend Riga Festival

Monday, August 20, 2018

Over 230,000 people attended the Riga Festival, which was held last weekend to mark the 817th birthday of the Latvian capital city. Representatives of the Riga City Council told that local residents, people from other cities and regions of Latvia, as well as foreign guests attended the festival’s events that took place in Riga’s parks, squares, sports facilities and cultural buildings. As reported, during the three days of the Riga…