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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, Feb 6

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 and teaches it.

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

 

Tuesday, Feb 7

Charity Concert of Classical Music, 6:30 pm

Aidana Amatova will be performing for you at this classical music concert. Tickets are available both at the National Philharmonic and at Sierra coffee shops.

Venue: Kyrgyz National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (312) 614 015
Entrance: KGS 300

 

Wednesday, Feb 8

Silence, 8:50 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's Silence, 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


Discussion Club Meeting, 9:30 am

Legal Prosperity Public Foundation in cooperation with International Republican Institute are starting a discussion club for young activists and representatives of NGOs and political parties to discuss current social and political problems in the country.

Venue: IRI Representative Office, 27, Umetaliev str.
Tel.: +996 (770) 005 222
Entrance: free of charge


Star Art Space: Digital Art Exhibition, 5 pm

Chicken Star has a program to support art youth — it provides residence within the Star Art Space. This time the exhibition has works by Anastasiya Ermolina and Benazir Ibraimova made on a tablet. 

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


Lift to the Scaffold, 7 pm

Alliance Francaise Bishkek is organizing its traditional movie event — this time it's 1958 movie by Louis Malle.

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


Latino Party, 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, Feb 9

 

Friday, Feb 10

Shopping Fest and Sale Nights, all day long

Shopping Fest will last for two days in Bishkek Park — largest sale, performances, fashion shows and contests. The fest starts at 10 am and ends at 1 am. 

Venue: Bishkek Park, 146, Kievskaia str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 691 111
Entrance: free of charge

 

Saturday, Feb 11

Shopping Fest and Sale Nights, all day long

This is the second day of the Shopping Fest in Bishkek Park — largest sale, performances, fashion shows and contests from 10 am till 1 am. 

Venue: Bishkek Park, 146, Kievskaia str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 691 111
Entrance: free of charge


Techno Park Fair, 3 pm

Love honey? Or tea? Or plants? All of that from a number of shops will be presented at the two-day fair organized in Techno Park shopping center this weekend. On top of that there will be books, perfume and clothes. A separate performance for kids is included too.

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


Romeo and Juliet, 7:30 pm

Opera and Ballet Theatre invites to the world premiere of Romeo and Juliet performance. Tickets are available online  and also both in the Opera and Ballet Theatre and Chicken Star restaurant.

Venue: Opera and Ballet Theatre, 167, Abdrahmanov str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 661 841 (theatre), +996 (558) 041 111 (Chicken Star) 
Entrance: KGS 400—KGS 800


Live Music Night, 8 pm

This is the very first performance of this young band — these young musucians don't even have a name for it yet. 

Venue: Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 6/2, 4th micro-district.
Tel.: +996 (550) 223 667, (+996) 553 041 870
Entrance: free of charge


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 blvd.
Tel.: +996 (558) 041 111
Entrance: free of charge


John Wick: Chapter 2, 8:35 pm

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

 

Sunday, Feb 12

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 two-day fair organized in Techno Park shopping center this weekend. On top of that there will be books, perfume and clothes. This is the second day of the fair.

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


Foxy Products Presentation, 6 pm

Foxy is a young Kyrgyz handcrafted clutch bags brand. As it describes itself, it depicts elegance, vintage, culture and heritage all in one clutch bag. You can check out yourself this Sunday.

Venue: Sierra Tash-Rabat, 1 G, Gorky str.
Email: a.zhunusbekov@gmail.com
Entrance: free of charge


Gimme Danger by Jim Jarmusch, 9 pm

Zusmanovich's Suitcase is showing Jim Jarmusch's latest documentary — Gimme Danger about The Stooges band.

Venue: Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 6/2, 4th micro-district.
Tel.: +996 (550) 223 667, (+996) 553 041 870
Entrance: free of charge

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