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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 9

Travelers Club Meeting, 6:30 pm

The previous meeting was so popular that ololo art studio has decided to have an additional one. This Monday will be again dedicated to poisonous and medical plants in the Kyrgyz Republic. The meeting will be held by Dmitrii Vetoshkin, head of Archa Initiative and Nelia Omarova from Travelers Club. This time the event is free of charge.

Venue: ololohaus co-working and events space, 103, Ibraimov str. (Victory Business Center, 3rd floor)
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 050
Entrance: free of charge

 

Tuesday, Apr 10

 

Wednesday, Apr 11

American Night with Gina Chavez, 8 pm

American and a multi-ethnic Latin pop songstress, Gina Chavez is a nine-time Austin Music Award winner. Her bilingual record, Up.Rooted, topped both the Amazon and Latin iTunes charts following a feature on NPR's All Things Considered and has been hailed by The Boston Globe, USA Today, and Texas Monthly. And she is coming to Bishkek!

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

 

Thursday, Apr 12

Planetarium Opening, 11 am

You will have five days to enjoy planetarium in Asia Mall (Apr 12, 14, 15, 16 and 17 from 11:00 am to 10 pm) on the ground floor.

Venue: Asia Mall, 3, Manas ave.
Tel.: +996 (551) 890 040
Entrance: KGS 100


Piano Concert, 6 pm

A guest from Poland, Przemyslaw Witek will play a piano concert at the National Conservatory. The program includes the works of Penderecki, Szymanowski, Weinberg and Chopin.

Venue: Kyrgyz National Conservatory, 115, Zhantoshev str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 570 225
Entrance: free of charge

 

Friday, Apr 13

Jazz Festival, 6 pm

Musicians from 9 countries will visit Bishkek for the XIII International Jazz Festival. The festival will last two days. If you love jazz, it's a must-go.

Venue: National Philharmonic, 251, Chui ave.
Tel.: +996 (312) 614 015
Entrance: KGS 300 to KGS 800


Yuri's Night at #chemodanzus, 9 pm

Celebrate the first space flight this Friday at #chemodanzus. Space cocktails and lots of music from DJ iFetamin.

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

 

Saturday, Apr 14

Musical Erkindik, 4 pm

Musical Erkindik is here! The season starts this weekend — the first Musical Erkindik of this year will start at 4 pm this Saturday. If you still don't know what it is — it's ololo art studio's event when different musicians come and perform at the most famous boulevard of Bishkek. 

Venue: Erkindik blvd.
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 079
Entrance: free of charge


Live Music Night at #chemodanzus, 9 pm

Manas Toktobaev and lots of popular songs from him this Saturday night at #chemodanzus.

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


resodance, 11 pm

Traditional music event at Asanbay Center. A guest from Moscow will join his local colleagues this weekend as usually. 

Venue: Asanbay Center, 21/4, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 979 500
Entrance: KGS 300

 

Sunday, Apr 15

Pizza Day 3.0, 9 am

What is a Pizza Day 3.0? It's an event dedicated to Dodo Pizza's anniversary — starting from 9 am and till the last of the 1,000 pizzas is sold. Each of those 1,000 will be only KGS 95 each, several times cheaper than usually.

Venue: Dodo Pizza, 101/1, Shopokov str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 550 550, +996 (550) 180 940
Entrance: free of charge, the first 1,000 pizzas will be KGS 95 each


Bishkek 140 Film Presentation, 5 pm

If you want to learn more about Bishkek, this event is for you. In Bishkek 140 the main characters of the short films share the stories about their favorite places and sights of the capital, its history, origin of street names, interesting facts and urban architecture. 

Venue: Asanbay Center, 21/4, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 979 500
Entrance: KGS 250
Language: Russian with English subtitles

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GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

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