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GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

While Bishkek is not the richest city for different events, it doesn't necessarily mean there is nothing to do here. In GO KG's Events Guide Weekly we are collecting the most interesting events of the coming week.

 

Monday, Aug 14

 

Tuesday, Aug 1

 

Wednesday, Aug 16

 

Thursday, Aug 17

Thursday Night Gig, 8 pm

Nourghiz Chekilova will perform for you this Thursday jazz night at the summer location of Studio 247 in Asanbai. 

Venue: Studio 247, 21/3, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (557) 247 000
Entrance: free of charge

 

Friday, Aug 18

The Hitman's Bodyguard, 7:15 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's The Hitman's Bodyguard, 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


Friday Jazz Night with Salt Peanuts, 8 pm

Friday jazz nights in Chicken Star are back — meet the 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


Saltanat Ashirova and Electro Groove Party, 9 pm and 1 am

Studio 247 has prepared two events for you this Friday night. Saltanat Ashirova's performance, which will start at 9 pm, will be followed by Electro Groove Party. 

Venue: Studio 247, 21/3, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (557) 247 000
Entrance: free of charge

 

Saturday, Aug 19

Hannes Holm's A Man Called Ove, 7 pm

'Inoe Kino' ('other films' from Russian) film club has launched voting for films. This week's winner is Hannes Holm's A Man Called Ove, one of the best Swedish movies. The film 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


The Hitman's Bodyguard, 7:15 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's The Hitman's Bodyguard, 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


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


Maria Gnusina (saxophone) at Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 9 pm

Lots of jazz and improvisation from the guest from Kazakhstan, Maria Gnusina 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, Aug 20

Open-air Food Festival, 6 pm

A part of Orozbekov street between Toktogul and Moskovskaia streets has around 10 restaurants. And all of them unite every Sunday from 6 pm to 23 pm to take part in an open-air food festival. If you haven't already, it makes sense to check it out.

Venue: Orozbekov str.
Tel.: +996 (559) 979 222
Entrance: free of charge

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