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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 30

Argentinian Tango Night, 8 pm

Love tango? Then don't miss this Argentinian tango night at Chicken Star, owner of which is also a huge fan.

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

 

Tuesday, Jan 31

The Great Wall, 8:40 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's The Great Wall with Matt Damon, 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, Feb 1

Art Night with Galina Ketova, 8 pm

Art night with Galina Ketova for those who are fond of theatre.

Venue: Studio 247, 37, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (557) 247 000
Entrance: KGS 200

 

Thursday, Feb 2

Michelle Walker's Concert, 7:30 pm

Michelle Walker's concert in Bishkek as a part of the international tour. Must visit if you're fond of jazz. Local jazz band Salt Peanuts and a jazz musician from Russia, Alexei Cheremizov will perform too.

Venue: Tunguch Concert Hall, 168, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (550) 334 455
Entrance: KGS 1,100—2,500

 

Friday, Feb 3

Singing Workshop with Michelle Walker, 2 pm

Singing workshop with jazz singer Michelle Walker from New York City. Just make sure you register before Feb 2. 

Venue: ololo art studio, 92, Toktogul str.
Tel.: +996 (555) 808 083
Entrance: free of charge


John Wick: Chapter 2, TBA

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

Venue: VEFA Shopping Center, Gorky str. / Baitik Baatyra str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 596 688
Entrance: KGS 280


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


Sangria Party, 9 pm

Lounge and deep house music from DJ Shaloon and lots of sangria this Friday.

Venue: Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 4/2, 4th micro-district
Tel.: +996 (553) 041 870, +996 (550) 223 667
Entrance: free of charge

 

Saturday, Feb 4

Winter Charity Festival, 11 am

This charity event will take place at Toguz Bulak Ski Resort, which is just an hour drive from Bishkek. On top of skiing and snowboarding you can enjoy the concert and different contests.

Venue: Toguz Bulak Ski Resort
Tel.: +996 (556) 101 933
Entrance: KGS 800


Show under the Rain, 6 pm

Show under the rain 'Breathing You in' for all those in love. It is the second part of the legendary 'Between You and Me' show. 

Venue: National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (312) 963 435
Entrance: KGS 1,000—2,200


Jim Jarmusch Retrospective: Night on Earth, 6 pm

'Inoe Kino' ('other movies' from Russian) movie club's retrospective of Jim Jarmusch continies with his Night on Earth 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


John Wick: Chapter 2, TBA

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

Venue: VEFA Shopping Center, Gorky str. / Baitik Baatyra str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 596 688
Entrance: KGS 280


Yellow Woodpecker's Birdhouse Concert, 9 pm

Yellow Woodpecker's Birdhouse is band from Kazakhstan's town of Taraz — guitar and saxophone are awaiting you.

Venue: Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 4/2, 4th micro-district
Tel.: +996 (553) 041 870, +996 (550) 223 667
Entrance: free of charge

 

Sunday, Feb 5

Art of Understanding Art, 6:30 pm

The purpose of this event to help everyone to understand both contemporary and classical art. You will learn how to define time and style in art, how to talk about it, how to understand what art is and finally to form your own taste and opinion on art..

Venue: Sierra Tash-Rabat, 1 G, Gorky str.
Tel.: +996 (551) 910 350
Entrance: free of charge

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