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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, Mar 27

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, Mar 28

Startup Tuesday: Business Niches in Healthcare, 7 pm

A chance to discuss the promising business niches with two professionals from this industry. Learn more about the investment size, entry barriers and more from Turat Kasymbekov and Bakyt Osmonov.

Venue: ololohaus co-working and events space, 103, Ibraimov str. (Victory Business Center, 3rd floor)
Tel.: +996 (552) 230 101
Entrance: KGS 200


Kyrgyz Republic — Macau Football Game, 7:30 pm

This game is the first home game for the Kyrgyz team within the AFC Asian Cup 2019 qualification.

Venue: Spartak Stadium, 17, Togolok Moldo str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 518 284, +996 (312) 883 803
Entrance: KGS 200 to KGS 500

 

Wednesday, Mar 29

Chess Championship, 1 pm

A chess championship among amateur players. Don't forget to register before March 28 here

Venue: Dodo Pizza, 101/1, Shopokov str.
Tel.: +996 (708) 832 595, +996 (551) 622 922
Entrance: KGS 200 (KGS 150 for students)


Les yeux sans visage, 1960 by Georges Franju, 7 pm

Alliance Francaise Bishkek is organizing its traditional movie event — this time it's Les yeux sans visage by Georges Franju.

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


Wednesday Live Jazz with Salt Peanuts, 8 pm

Traditional Wednesday jazz event in Chicken Star with a legendary Salt Peanuts jazz band, who got on the pages of 'The Economist'.

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

 

Thursday, Mar 30

Manty Charity Festival, 9 am

A charity festival to help Baiel to pay for his surgery with Kyrgyz traditional meal, mantys. Mantys are national dumplings, usually with meet, pumpkin or potato. The festival will present a lot more types including mantys with shrimps, salmon and etc. and playing the color of the flour. All meals have a special price of KGS 99.

Venue: Han Sultan Chaihana, 49, Manas ave.
Tel.: +996 (707) 128 888
Entrance: free of charge

 

Friday, Mar 31

Friday Live Music Lounge with Fandango, 7 pm

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

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


Bishkek Big Band Jazz Orchestra Concert, 7 pm

Bishkek Big Band is organizing a concert with a guest jazz musician from Canada, Clyde Forsberg. Tickets are also available online here

Venue: Opera and Ballet Theatre, 167, Abdrahmanov str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 661 841
Entrance: KGS 400 to KGS 500


V Day Bishkek 2017, 7 pm

This is an event dedicated to the protection of women against violence. All proceeds will be directed to support 'Sezim' crisis center for women.

Venue: Damas International Hotel, 107, Dzhumabeka str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 311 742, +996 (707) 177 100
Entrance: n/a


DJ PizOne in Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 9 pm

Lots of craft beer and DJ PizOne — party this Friday at Zusmanovich's Suitcase.

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

 

Saturday, Apr 1

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 to see who turned out to be brave this Saturday.

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


Stellar Whale Concert, 9 pm

Psychedelic-space music duet Stellar Whale are giving their first concert this Saturday.

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

 

Sunday, Apr 2

Jaz Demi Half Marathon, 9 am

The first event of the season — 5, 10 and 21 km races. Don't forget to register till March 30. 

Venue: Aska Tash Memorial Complex
Tel.: +996 (555) 052 233
Entrance: KGS 1,200


Offroad Kings Cup, 10 am

Lots of mud, contests and fun — teams from Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic will compete for the Offroad Kings cup.

Venue: Offroad Kings Range, Ozernoe v.
Tel.: n/a / Facebook page
Entrance: KGS 300


Swan Lake Ballet, 5 pm

A Russian masterpiece in a 2016 play by M. Sydykbaev in four acts. Tickets are also available online here

Venue: Opera and Ballet Theatre, 167, Abdrahmanov str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 661 841
Entrance: KGS 100 to KGS 450


Days of Being Wild by Wong Kar-wai, 7 pm

'Inoe Kino' ('other movies' from Russian) movie club's retrospective of Wong Kar-wai continues with his Days of Being Wild this Sunday. 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

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