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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, Jul 23

How to Climb Your First 5,000 m Summit, 6:30 to 8 pm

'Idem na Pik' Club invites an experienced mountain climber Mihail Mihailov, who has two 'Golden Ice-axe' awards to talk about climbing your first 5,000 m summit, Iuhina Peak (5,130 m). You will learn a lot about proper mountain climbing from choosing routes and equipment to training and safety.

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

 

Tuesday, Jul 24

By the Roads of Kyrgyzstan Exhibition, 3 pm

This week there's an exhibition opening in Dubovy Park — it's a one-day exhibition of the Russian artists' works dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the world-famous Kyrgyz writer, Chyngyz Aitmatov.

Venue: Dubovyi Park Exhibition Hall, Dubovy Park
Tel.: n/a
Entrance: free of charge


Movie Tuesday: A Good Year, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

ololo art studio will now organize Movie Tuesdays with Eleonora Proiaieva, who will tell you about the movie first — what's the latter's idea, what questions it answers and etc. A Good Year by Ridley Scott  is this week's film.

Venue: ololo art studio, 92, Toktogul str.
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 989
Entrance: KGS 250
Language: Russian

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Let's Dance: Waltz, 7 pm to 9 pm

Let's dance! Adilet Toktogaziev will teach you how — he has over 25 years of professional dancing experience and has performed in musicals in Las Vegas and theatres like Bolshoi, Mariinsky, La Scala and Metropolitan Opera. Despite his ballet background, he teaches different types of dancing, come pick yours. This week it's waltz.

Venue: ololohaus Erkindik, 64 B, Erkindik ave.
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 989
Entrance: KGS 300

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Wednesday, Jul 25

Art Felt Class, 6 pm to 8 pm

If you want your kids to learn making different things from felt, Asanbay Center is offering such a class this Wednesday evening.

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

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Christopher Nolan Evening: Inception, 8 pm to 10:30 pm

The Story is a new place, where you can watch movies you like with your friends and / or play console games. The founders are fans of Christopher Nolan and there is now a weekly event with his movies. This week it's Inception.

Venue: The Story, 103/1, Tynystanov str.
Tel.: +996 (551) 503 645
Entrance: KGS 150
Language: Russian

 

Thursday, Jul 26

Tour to Lakes Kel-Suu and Kol-Tor, 8 am

Lake Kel-Suu is gone, which is a great opportunity to explore the caves in the area. This five-day tour is a great escape from the city noise. On top of Lake Kel-Suu the tour assumes visiting lake Kol'-Tor in At-Bashy.

Venue: Trekking Union of KR, 168, Kievskaia str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 909 115
Entrance: KGS 8,500

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Indian Diaries Exhibition, 1 pm to 9 pm

Tatiana Biziukova is an artist, who was born in KR and later studied art in Saint Petersburg. She spent 10 years travelling in Asia. She has always been attracted to rich cultural traditions of the region — this is why she has decided to work in arts and culture in Varanasi, India. The exhibition of her works will be available till Aug 4. 

Venue: Asanbay Center, 21 A, Aaly Tokombaev str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 979 500
Entrance: KGS 100

 

Friday, Jul 27

Improv Club, 7 pm

This one is fun, it's like a mini-model of life, which usually requires intellectual flexibility, good reaction and sense of humor from us. Improv club teaches all of that through impovisation.

Venue: ololohaus Erkindik, 64 B, Erkindik ave.
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 056
Entrance: KGS 200

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Saturday, Jul 28

Tour to Lake Kol-Tor, 8 am

If you have only one free day, you can dedicate half of it to meeting with one of the most popular lakes of the Chui region, Kol-Tor. It's worth it, believe us.

Venue: Trekking Union of KR, 168, Kievskaia str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 909 115
Entrance: KGS 500

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Tour to Lake Son-Kol, 8 am

A two-day tour to the one of the most popular lakes of the country, Son-Kol in Naryn Region. Spend a night in a yurt and don't forget to enjoy the night sky, it's simply amazing there.

Venue: Daina Tour, 189, Tynystanov str.
Tel.: +996 (555) 858 786, +996 (312) 880 438, +996 (700) 279 601
Entrance: KGS 2,900 (registration open till Jul 26)

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Hapanasasa at #chemodanzus, 9 pm

A concert at #chemodanzus with guests from Kazakhstan, Hapanasasa band.

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


Resonance x Hennessy, 11 pm to 5 am

Traditional music event at Asanbay Center. Lots of music from local and foreign DJs and dancing till the morning.

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

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Sunday, Jul 29

Tour to Lake Borulu, 8 am

Another beautiful lake of Chui Region, dammed lake Borulu is a good option for a one-day tour.

Venue: Trekking Union of KR, 168, Kievskaia str.
Tel.: +996 (312) 909 115
Entrance: KGS 470

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Wirework Class, 5 pm to 7 pm

ololo art studio continues its interesting workshops. This wirework class will teach you to create jewelry yourself. On top of that you will learn more about the history of copper jewelry.

Venue: ololohaus Manas, 29, Tabyshalieva str.
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 079
Entrance: KGS 500

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GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly

GO KG's Bishkek Events Guide Weekly