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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, Apr 30

Annual Mountaineering Event, 8 am

How about having some rest from the city? Join a two-day annual mountaineering event with the Trekking Union of KR. You will climb Komsomolets peak (4 204 m), stay in a tent and come back to Bishkek Tuesday evening. 

Venue: Trekking Union of KR, 168, Kievskaia str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 909 115
Entrance: KGS 600

Buy tickets online

International Jazz Day with Bishkek Big Band, 7 pm to 10 pm

April 30 is an International Jazz Day. Good thing is you can join the celebration in Bishkek too. Bishkek Big Band will give a large concert. A must-visit event if you love jazz.

Venue: Asanbay Center, 21/4, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 979 500
Entrance: KGS 1 000

Buy tickets online
 

Tuesday, May 1

 

Wednesday, May 2

Chyngyz Aitmatov Days, 5 pm to 8 pm

Chyngyz Aitmatov was the major Kyrgyz world-famous writer. Bishkek Park will hold days dedicated to him from May 2 to May 6 (5 pm to 8 pm). The program includes exhibitions of books, a documentary with English subtitles, a one-man show and performances of local artists.

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


Truth or Dare, 9:35 pm

English movie club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's Truth or Dare, 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, May 3

'Deutsch und Technik' Conference, 3 pm

On May 3 and 4 the Third International Conference “Deutsch und Technik” (German and Technology) will take place at the conference hall of the Kyrgyz State Technical University ('Politech'). On Thursday professors from Germany and Ukraine will give talks on Industry 4.0, on the Modernization of education in the automotive industry and on Biomechatronics. Friday will be devoted to ideas of Kyrgyz and Ukrainian students, who will present their projects from various fields.

Venue: Kyrgyz Technical University, 66, Mira ave, conference hall
Tel.: n/a | daad-lektor@mail.ru (Yves)
Entrance: free of charge


Nomadic Classical Music, 7 pm to 8:30 pm

A perfect opportunity to enjoy the best of the traditional music in the Kyrgyz Republic. The solo musicians, Bakyt Chytyrbaev, Nurzat Orozalieva and Ayday Stamkulova have performed in the world-famous concert venues such as Theatre de la Ville in Paris, Carnegie Hall in New York City as well as at many festivals in Germany, Estonia, Czech Republuc, France, among others. 

Venue: Metro Pub, 168, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (558) 050 505‭, +996 (‭556) 564 665
Entrance: KGS 700

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Along / Against the Current: Contemporary Photointerventions, 7 pm

Asanbay Center, Goethe-Institut and ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) are organising an exhibition dedicated to the works of two German contemporary photo artists. These authors are trying to conceptualize visual images of mass media in our digital era. The exhibition will be open till May 23.

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


TNT! Thursday Night of Tango, 9 pm

Chihoon, the owner of the place is a big tango fan, no wonder there are great tango events at Chicken Star.

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

 

Friday, May 4

Avengers: Infinity War, 1:40 pm and 8:10 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War, 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 160 & 280


Chicken Star B-Day Party, 9 pm to 3 am

One of the best places in Bishkek is turning 3 years old this Friday. And the place has prepared a party — lots of contests and gifts, a lottery, free cocktails and music.

Venue: Chicken Star, 36, Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (558) 041 111
Entrance: KGS 500

 

Saturday, May 5

Avengers: Infinity War, 1:40 pm and 8:10 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War, 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 160 & 280


Beauty and the Beast Music Fairy Tale, 5 pm

We have something for your kids too. Here's something we never had in Bishkek before. It's a musical fairy tale with piano, flute and live songs from the famous fairy tale. This will be accompanied with visual stories and a live reading of the fairy tale.

Venue: ololohaus co-working and events space, 103, Ibraimov str. (Victory Business Center, 3rd floor)
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 079
Entrance: KGS 500

Buy tickets online
 

Sunday, May 6

Avengers: Infinity War, 1:40 pm and 8:10 pm

English Movie Club is a project by Cinematica movie theaters chain, where they show movies in English. This time it's Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War, 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 160 & 280


Coffee Art Class, 6 pm to 7:30 pm

Now there's one more way to use coffee in your life. This art class will teach you how to draw with coffee. Come try this Sunday.

Venue: ololohaus Manas, 29, Tabyshalieva str.
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 079
Entrance: KGS 300


Dogtooth, 8 pm to 9:30 pm

A film by Yorgos Lanthimos, the director of The Lobster will be shown and discussed this Sunday. CI Laboratory is organising this event as a part of the contemporary art exhibition to discuss memory and identity.

Venue: Tuman Bar, 152, Abdrahmanova str.
Tel.: +996 (700) 144 513, +996 (550) 628 386
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