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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, Jun 26

 

Tuesday, Jun 27

 

Wednesday, Jun 28

Tengri Music Festival 2017: Day 1, 7 pm

Welcome the main music event of the year — International Tengri Music Festival. It's an open-air classical music festical, the largest in Central Asia, where you can enjoy musicians from Austria, Greece, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Russia, Italy, USA, Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic. Just don't forget to grab some warm clothes and blankets.

Venue: South Gates Park, Sovetskaia str. crossing Iuzhnaia Magistral
Tel.: n/a | Facebook event
Entrance: free of charge


Future Shorts Festival: Day 1, 7:30 pm

Future Shorts is an international 2-day short films and animation festival. Enjoy nine works from UK, Netherlands, Switzerland, France, Bulgaria and Sweden. 

Venue: Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 6/2, 4th micro-district.
Tel.: +996 (550) 223 667, (+996) 553 041 870
Entrance: KGS 450 (welcome drinks included)

 

Thursday, Jun 29

Tengri Music Festival 2017: Day 2, 7 pm

Welcome the main music event of the year — International Tengri Music Festival. It's an open-air classical music festical, the largest in Central Asia, where you can enjoy musicians from Austria, Greece, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Russia, Italy, USA, Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic. Just don't forget to grab some warm clothes and blankets.

Venue: South Gates Park, Sovetskaia str. crossing Iuzhnaia Magistral
Tel.: n/a | Facebook event
Entrance: free of charge


Future Shorts Festival: Day 2, 7:30 pm

Future Shorts is an international 2-day short films and animation festival. Enjoy nine works from UK, Netherlands, Switzerland, France, Bulgaria and Sweden. 

Venue: Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 6/2, 4th micro-district.
Tel.: +996 (550) 223 667, (+996) 553 041 870
Entrance: KGS 450 (welcome drinks included)

 

Friday, Jun 30

Music Nights: Kyrgyz Artists, 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 Kyrgyz artists.

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


Charity Gala, 7:30 pm

Rotaract Club of Bishkek, affiliate of Rotary Club Bishkek is organizing a charity gala to support HIV-positive people. 

Venue: Hyatt Regency, 191, Abdrahmanov str.
Tel.: +996 (550) 130 600, +996 (557) 115 444
Entrance: n/a


Friday Jazz Night with Salt Peanuts, 8 pm

Friday jazz night is back — with a legendary Salt Peanuts jazz band, who got on the pages of 'The Economist'..

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


Jazz Concert, 8:30 pm

Miss jazz? There will be lots of it this Friday night at Studio 247. 

Venue: Studio 247, 37, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (557) 247 000
Entrance: KGS 300


Brat the Band's Concert, 9 pm

Brat the Band, a young band will give you a concert this Friday night 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


AsiaKizz Latino Party, 9 pm

Within the International Kizomba Festival there will be a grand opening party at Mansion Night Club with guests from foreign countries. One more thing, the dress code is mafia. 

Venue: Mansion Night Club, 1 D/1, Almaatinskaia str.
Tel.: +996 (555) 770 511, +996 (555) 130 003
Entrance: USD 15

 

Saturday, Jul 1

AsiaKizz Latino Masquerade Ball, 8 pm

This is an another event within the International Kizomba Festival, this time it's a masquerade ball, which means you have to wear a mask (the dress code also requires red and black). 

Venue: Ala-Too Restaurant, 54, Maldybaeva str.
Tel.: +996 (555) 770 511, +996 (555) 130 003
Entrance: USD 15


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


Penguins Band at Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 9 pm

Penguins band and their authorial music is what you can expect this Saturday night 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

 

Sunday, Jul 2

AsiaKizz African Party, 8 pm

This is the final event of the International Kizomba Festival, which is dedicated to Africa. The dress code requires something bright (whatever that means). 

Venue: Abstract Bar, 90 Manas ave.
Tel.: +996 (555) 770 511, +996 (555) 130 003
Entrance: USD 15

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