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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, Nov 20

 

Tuesday, Nov 21

Pre-Christmas Concert, 6:30 pm

German Embassy in Bishkek is organising a pre-Christmas classical music concert at the National Philharmonic. 

Venue: National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: n/a | Facebook event
Entrance: free of charge


In Search for the City Research Exhibition, 7 pm

Meet art installations from Laboratoria ci, which represent three descriptions of the city — high modernism, new and hipster urbanism. The exhibition is a result of the same-named research, which took place in Bishkek from September to November.

Venue: Asanbay Center, 21/4, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 979 500, +996 (312) 979 500
Entrance: free of charge


The Justice League, 8:35 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's Justice League, 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 260

 

Wednesday, Nov 22

Friendship Symphony Concert, 3 pm

Roza Otunbaeva Initiative Foundation is opening a new season of musical education program for children. Children will be performing for children at this concert.

Venue: National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (312) 660 374, +996 (772) 800 376
Entrance: KGS 50-200


A Masterclass from Nigel Short, 4:30 pm

A masterclass from a chess grandmaster Nigel Short this Wednesday at Asanbay Center.

Venue: Asanbay Center, 21/4, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 979 500, +996 (312) 979 500
Entrance: KGS 1,500


Prince: Sign 'o' the Times, 7:40 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's a documentary about Prince, 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 260


The Justice League, 8:35 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's Justice League, 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 260


The Justice League, 8:50 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's Justice League, the English version of which will be shown at its 'Cosmopark' movie theater.

Venue: Cosmopark, 7 microdistrict
Tel.: +996 (312) 299 494
Entrance: KGS 290

 

Thursday, Nov 23

The Snowman, 8:40 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's The Snowman, 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 260

 

Friday, Nov 24

A Simul with Nigel Short, 4 pm

Want to challenge a chess grandmaster? You will have a chance to play with Nigel Short this Friday at Orion Hotel Bishkek along with 24 more players.

Venue: Orion Hotel Bishkek, 21, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (770) 220 770, +996 (556) 999 222
Entrance: n/a | Facebook event


The Best Music from the Best Movies, 7 pm

One of the most popular concerts lately, The Best Music from the Best Movies is a must-visit classical music concert. Music from Star Wars, Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter, La La Land and much more.

Venue: Asanbay Center, 21/4, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 979 500, +996 (312) 979 500
Entrance: KGS 500


Friday Live Jazz with Combo Band, 8 pm

Talant Abdyldaev and Combo Band — lots of jazz music this Friday night at Chicken Star.

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


Ray Horton at Barclays Pub, 8 pm

Ray Horton is visiting Bishkek this week. You will find him performing at Barclays Pub this Friday night. 

Venue: Barclays, 21 A/4, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (779) 211 211
Entrance: n/a | Facebook event


The Snowman, 8:40 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's The Snowman, 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 260


Ret Rock Music Band at Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 9 pm

Ret Rock music band with their blues rock music 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

 

Saturday, Nov 25

Tchaikovsky Concert for Children, 5 pm

ololo Art Studio keeps organizing truly unique events in Bishkek. This one, for instance, is the only concert of classical music for children including even infants. Medet Osmonov, a pianist and a band-master will be performing for his young audience. The age range is from 0 to 6. This not a usual event, so your children can play and talk during the concert.

Venue: ololo art studio, 92, Toktogul str.
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 069, +996 (777) 990 089
Entrance: KGS 400 (or KGS 900 for 3 concerts)


Ooedodaiko Japanese Drums Band Concert, 6 pm

Japanese drums concert from Ooedodaiko band is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Kyrgyz-Japan relationship.

Venue: Aitmatov Russian Drama Theatre, 122, Tynystanov str.
Tel.: n/a | Facebook event
Entrance: free of charge


Saturday Open Mic (SOM) 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, Nov 26

Tchaikovsky Concert for Children, 11 am

ololo Art Studio keeps organizing truly unique events in Bishkek. This one, for instance, is the only concert of classical music for children including even infants. Medet Osmonov, a pianist and a band-master will be performing for his young audience. The age range is from 0 to 6. This not a usual event, so your children can play and talk during the concert.

Venue: ololo art studio, 92, Toktogul str.
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 069, +996 (777) 990 089
Entrance: KGS 400 (or KGS 900 for 3 concerts)


Inoe Kino Film Club Meeting, 7 pm

'Inoe Kino' ('other films' from Russian) film club has launched voting for films. This week's winner will be announced on Wednesday. The voting is held on the club's Facebook page. 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

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

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Karakol Series: People of Karakol