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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, May 1

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


May 1 Party, 9 pm

May 1 party with Saltanat Ashirova this Monday at Studio 247.

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

 

Tuesday, May 2

 

Wednesday, May 3

Chui Chamber Orchestra Concert, 6:30 pm

A bit of classical music in the middle of the week — works of Nielsen, Respighi, Elgar, Piazzolla, Romero and other composers.

Venue: Kyrgyz National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (555) 614 015
Entrance: KGS 300

 

Thursday, May 4

Jazz. Classic. Piano. Concert, 6:30 pm

A guest from Russia, Stanislav Serebriannikov is a Russian classics star who will be giving a concert this Thursday in Bishkek.  

Venue: Opera and Ballet Theatre, 167, Abdrahmanov str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 661 841
Entrance: KGS 300—KGS 500

 

Friday, May 5

Chicken Star Birthday Party, 7:30 pm

Come and join the Chicken Star's birthday party this Friday. The place has almost instantly become one of the favorite places for citizens and guests of Bishkek. Live music, games and lots of chicken. 

Venue: Chicken Star, 36, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (558) 041 111
Entrance: KGS 700 (includes buffet)

 

Saturday, May 6

Gifts from Nature Festival, 11 am

From time to time we include events away from Bishkek's bustle. This is one of them. Spend a day out of town in the Karabulak resort — apart from a picnic, there will be a fair of local products, different performances and contests.

Venue: Karabulak Eco Resort
Tel.: +996 (312) 961 903, +996 (556) 980 009
Entrance: KGS 250 (tickets also available for sale in Bishkek offices, call for details)


Saturday Open Mic Night, 9 pm

Brave enough to get on Chicken Star's stage? Any musicians, and now also poets or stand-up comedians are welcome 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

 

Sunday, May 7

Roman Polanski's Rosemary's Baby, 7 pm

'Inoe Kino' ('other movies' from Russian) movie club has launched voting for films. This week Roman Polanski's Rosemary's Baby won. The movie club is a community of art film fans in Bishkek.

Venue: ololohaus co-working and events space, 163/1, Moskovskaia str. (entrance from Isanov str.)
Tel.: +996 (777) 777 217
Entrance: KGS 100
Language: Russian

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

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