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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 29

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, 2:20 pm and 8:20 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's the fifth part of Pirates of the Caribbean, 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 130 (day) / KGS 260 (evening)

 

Tuesday, May 30

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, 1 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's the fifth part of Pirates of the Caribbean, 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 130 (day) / KGS 260 (evening)


Case Battle, 6:30 pm

Remember Startup Tuesday events? Well, they have a new format now — they've been turned into case battles where an actual entrepreneur comes and gives a case for participants to solve. The latter will be split into two teams, who will get 1 hour to propose their solution. The winner team will get presents from the organizing party and a chance to implement their solution in real business. Just don't forget to register.

Venue: ololohaus co-working and events space, 103, Ibraimov str. (Victory Business Center, 3rd floor)
Tel.: +996 (552) 230 101
Entrance: KGS 100


Media Hackathon Ideation Session #2, 6:30 pm

Youth Council and KG Labs are organizing Media Hackathon which will take place later. This is the second of the events series — top media experts will discuss current state and problems of the sector and share their experience. The event is aimed at generating potential ideas and projects to be realized on the hackathon.

Venue: Sierra Tash-Rabat, 1 G, Gorky str.
Tel.: +996 (777) 331 764
Entrance: free of charge


Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, 8 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's the fifth part of Pirates of the Caribbean, 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

 

Wednesday, May 31

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, 1 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's the fifth part of Pirates of the Caribbean, 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 130


Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, 8 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's the fifth part of Pirates of the Caribbean, 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

 

Thursday, Jun 1

Little Red Riding Hood, all day long

June 1 is an International Children Day and if you're wondering where you should take your kids to, this may be an option.

Venue: Tunguch Concert Hall, 168, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (550) 334 455
Entrance: free of charge


Fun City Anniversaty, 12 pm

Fun City entertainment park has prepared an entire program for kids dedicated to the International Children Day. A perfect fit after your kids watch the play above.

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

 

Friday, Jun 2

Music Nights: Jazz, 6 pm

ololo Art Studio's next amazing project — Bishkek will have music nights from May 26 to June 30 with different musicians performing next to the Toktogul Satylganov monument. This time it's AURA jazz band.

Venue: Toktogul Satylganov Monument, next to the Opera and Ballet Theatre
Tel.: +996 (553) 009 582
Entrance: free of charge


Social Disco, 7 pm

German volunteers from Umut-Nadezhda centre for kids and adults with disabilities are inviting you to the second social disco in Bishkek. German snacks, alcohol free drinks, games and great music. Donations are welcome.

Venue: Janusc Korchak Centre, 90, Lev Tolstoi str.
Tel.: +996 (555) 889 221, +996 (778) 089 936, +996 (702) 854 532
Entrance: free of charge


New Beer Brand Degustation, 9 pm

DJ Jesusakbar and lots of beer in Zusmanovich's Suitcase, which presents a new dark beer brand.

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

 

Saturday, Jun 3

Handmade Fair, 11 am

Q Coffee is organizing a two-day handmade fair dedicated to the International Children Day and summer break. 

Venue: Q Coffee, 26 A, Logvinenko str.
Tel.: +996 (776) 778 558
Entrance: free of charge


Overnight Bike Tour to Chunkurchak, 4 pm

We try to include events outside Bishkek if they are worth your attention. This is one of them. A two-day overnight bike tour to one of the nearest to Bishkek beautiful gorges, Chunkurchak. Sign up here.

Venue: Chunkurchak gorge (call for an assembly point in Bishkek)
Tel.: +996 (555) 033 005
Entrance: KGS 500 for food (additional KGS 500 for a tent and a sleeping bag | KGS 400 if you want to go by a bus)


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, Jun 4

Woody Allen's Manhattan, 7 pm

'Inoe Kino' ('other movies' from Russian) movie club has launched voting for films. The club now offers voting for movies you want to learn more about. The club presents the winner film this Sunday, Manhattan by Woody Allen 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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