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GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

We kept seeing questions about events in Bishkek from expats and foreign guests. And there was no information in English. Well, until now. GO KG launches Events Guide Weekly — we will collect the most interesting events of the coming week in a weekly guide.

Monday, Jan 23

World Handwriting Day Event, 4 pm

Children's Scientific Complex is organizing an event dedicated to the World Handwriting Day. The program includes different workshops and contests.

Venue: Children's Scientific Complex, 163/1, Moskovskaia str. (entrance from Isanov str.)
Tel.: +996 (550) 223 344, +996 (558) 995 554
Entrance: KGS 400

 

Tuesday, Jan 24

xXx: Return of Xander Cage, 12 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's a sequel to xXx, the English version of which will be shown at its 'Cosmopark' movie theater.

Venue: Cosmopark, 7 microdistrict
Tel.: +996 (312) 299 494
Entrance: KGS 180


xXx: Return of Xander Cage, 8:40 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's a sequel to xXx, the English version of which will be shown at its 'Cosmopark' movie theater.

Venue: Cosmopark, 7 microdistrict
Tel.: +996 (312) 299 494
Entrance: KGS 290

 

Wednesday, Jan 25

La La Land, 6:50 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's 'La La Land', the English version of which will be shown at its 'Cosmopark' movie theater.

Venue: Cosmopark, 7 microdistrict
Tel.: +996 (312) 299 494
Entrance: KGS 260


Celine Sciamma's 'Bande de Filles', 7 pm

Alliance Francaise Bishkek is organizing its traditional movie event — this time it's 2014 movie by Celine Sciamma.

Venue: Alliance Française, 477, Frunze str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 623 120
Entrance: free of charge
Language: French with English subtitles


Latino Dance Night, 8 pm

Latino Hall dance studio is organizing a party with salsa, bachata and kizomba.

Venue: Hyatt Regency, 191, Abdrahmanov str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 661 234, +996 (552) 799 499, +996 (700) 544 400 (WhatsApp)
Entrance: KGS 100

 

Thursday, Jan 26

Latino Party, 8 pm

If Wednesday is not enough for you, there's a Latino dance event on Thursday too. The best social dance hits 

Venue: Hyatt Regency, 191, Abdrahmanov str.
Tel.: +996 (700) 882 886
Entrance: KGS 100

 

Friday, Jan 27

Friday Live Music Lounge with Fandango, 7 pm

Traditional Friday Live Music Lounge with Fandango — combination of tasty Spanish sounds, Latino rhythms and positive atmosphere.

Venue: Chicken Star, 36, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (558) 041 111
Entrance: KGS 150

 

Saturday, Jan 28

Techno Park Fair, all day long

Love honey? Or tea? Or plants? All of that from a number of shops will be presented at the fair organized in Techno Park shopping center this Saturday. On top of that there will be books, perfume and clothes.

Venue: Techno Park, 1/2, Gorky str.
Tel.: +996 (554) 800 854
Entrance: free of charge


George Orwell's 1984 Discussion, 2 pm

Bishkek Book Club is inviting to its next meeting to discuss George Orwell's 1984.

Venue: Library #13, 1, Zhukeev-Pudovkin str.
Tel.: +996 (777) 776 464
Entrance: free of charge
Language: Russian


Jim Jarmusch Retrospective: Dead Man, 6 pm

'Inoe Kino' ('other movies' from Russian) movie club's retrospective of Jim Jarmusch continies with his Dead Man this Saturday. The movie club is a community of art film fans in Bishkek.

Venue: ololohaus co-working and events space, 103, Ibraimov str. (Victory Business Center, 3rd floor)
Tel.: +996 (777) 777 217
Entrance: KGS 100
Language: Russian


Saturday Open Mic Night, 8 pm

Brave enough to get on Chicken Star's stage? Any musicians are welcome to call +996 (554) 080 493 to sign up for a performance. Or you can just come as a visitor. 

Venue: Chicken Star, 36, Erkindik ave.
Tel.: +996 (558) 041 111
Entrance: free of charge


My World, My Feelings, My Life, My Stories — Part III, 8:45 pm

Soul, disco, funk and jazz — Mr. Oscar and Grand band are giving one of those very popular concerts.

Venue: Studio 247, 37, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (557) 247 000
Entrance: KGS 400

 

Sunday, Jan 29

Techno Park Fair, all day long

Love honey? Or tea? Or plants? All of that from a number of shops will be presented at the fair organized in Techno Park shopping center this Saturday. On top of that there will be books, perfume and clothes.

Venue: Techno Park, 1/2, Gorky str.
Tel.: +996 (554) 800 854
Entrance: free of charge


HapaNaSaSa Jam Session, 9 pm

HapaNaSaSa and Nasia will perform for you this Sunday.

Venue: Studio 247, 37, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (557) 247 000
Entrance: n/a

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