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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, Dec 18

Christmas Bazaar: ART to the WORLD, 12 pm

A number of Kyrgyz artists have made creative gifts for you, which will be available for sale this Saturday at Chicken Star. The gifts were made under the Star Art Space program of the restaurant aimed at supporting young artirts. The art bazaar will be available daily till Dec 30.

Venue: Chicken Star, 36, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (558) 041 111
Entrance: free of charge

 

Tuesday, Dec 19

Classical Music Concert, 6:30 pm

Manas Presidential Chamber Orchestra is presenting a classical music concert. 

Venue: National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (312) 614 015
Entrance: KGS 400–600

 

Wednesday, Dec 20

The Nutcracker Ballet in 3D, 6:30 pm

Any plans for the New Year's Eve weeks? Want your kids enjoy a wonderful fairytale by famous Russian composer? The Nutracker story will be presented this Friday in a new 3D format ballet for the first time in Bishkek. The performance will have exciting special effects and decorations. 

Venue: Opera and Ballet Theatre, 167, Abdrahmanov str.
Tel.: +996 (555) 029 177
Entrance: KGS 500 to 1,500

 

Thursday, Dec 21

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 (777) 990 050
Entrance: KGS 200


Thursday Tango Night, 9 pm

Missed tango nights at Chicken Star? They are back! Chihoon, the owner is a great tango fan too and gives lessons at Chicken Star. 

Venue: Chicken Star, 36, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (558) 041 111
Entrance: free of charge


Tango Seminar, 9 pm

Iuliana Amelina will tell you everything you wanted to know about tango this Thursday night at Zusmanovich's Suitcase. The seminar will end with a tango class.

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

 

Friday, Dec 22

Winter Mood Exhibition, 3 pm

M Art Gallery is opening a cycle of thematic exhibitions. Each cycle theme presents new paintings by different artists. The first exhibition called Winter Mood starts this Friday.

Venue: Art Gallery M, 40, Manas ave.
Tel.: +996 (550) 551 293, +996 (706) 555 025
Entrance: n/a


Charity Classical Music Concert, 5 pm

All proceeds from this classical music concert will go to the Bishkek orphanage. The program of the concert includes world classics.

Venue: National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (312) 614 015, +996 (772) 222 888
Entrance: KGS 200

 

Saturday, Dec 23

Music Fairy-tales for Children, 5 pm

ololo Art Studio keeps organizing truly unique events in Bishkek. This one, for instance, is the only music fairy-tale for children. Medet Osmonov, a pianist and a band-master will be performing for his young audience. The recommended age is 5+. This time it's The Nutcracker.

Venue: ololo art studio, 92, Toktogul str.
Tel.: +996 (703) 838 228
Entrance: KGS 400 (or KGS 900 for 3 concerts)


Christmas Mystery Concert, 6 pm

This concert combines the music from your favourite films and will be accompanied by different Christmas and New Year songs. This concert will be repeated on Sunday at Asanbay Center.

Venue: National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (312) 614 015
Entrance: KGS 300


Rock da Bone & EMM: Bass Edition, 8 pm

Rock da Bone together with EMM are organizing a mega party with a special guest, DJ graff. A new album from My Own Shiva band will take place at the event. On top of that Zarraza band from Almaty is coming too.

Venue: Modnyi Mamont Bar, 133, Gogol str.
Tel.: +996 (779) 550 550, +996 (550) 234 585
Entrance: KGS 300

 

Sunday, Dec 24

Music Fairy-tale for Children, 11 am

ololo Art Studio keeps organizing truly unique events in Bishkek. This one, for instance, is the only music fairy-tale for children. Medet Osmonov, a pianist and a band-master will be performing for his young audience. The recommended age is 5+. This time it's The Nutcracker.

Venue: ololo art studio, 92, Toktogul str.
Tel.: +996 (703) 838 228
Entrance: KGS 400 (or KGS 900 for 3 concerts)


Inoe Kino Film Club Meeting, 5 pm

'Inoe Kino' ('other films' from Russian) film club has launched voting for films. This week's winner is an Italian film called Ideal Strangers. 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


Christmas Fairy-tale Concert, 7 pm

Previous classical music concert was a huge success, this is why Asanbay Center is organizing it again. This time the music from your favourite films will be accompanied by different Christmas and New Year songs. 

Venue: Asanbay Center, 21/4, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 979 500
Entrance: KGS 800


Poetry Night with Mikhail Levantovsky, 9 pm

Want to meet one of the most talented contemporary Kyrgyz poets? Mikhail Levantovsky will read his poems this Sunday 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

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly