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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. The guide may be updated if we discover more events worth your attention.

 

Monday, May 13

Great Modernists Exhibition | 11 am to 11 pm

One of the best exhibitions available currently — enjoy this multimedia exhibition with over 1 000 paintings from over 20 museums of the world. The exhibition will be open till May 21.

Venue: Hangar Multimedia Center, 11/3, Gorky str.
Tel.: +996 (770) 772 323
Entrance: KGS 200 to KGS 900

 

Tuesday, May 14

Q&A with Matt Warren, founder and CEO of Veeqo | 6:30 pm to 8 pm

A Q&A session with a founder of the startup, which took off and became a successful company. Veeqo was founded in 2013 and now it's being developed by Kyrgyz programmers. It's founder, Matt Warren is in Bishkek this week.

Venue: ololohaus co-working and events space, 103, Ibraimov str. (Victory Business Center, 3rd floor)
Tel.: +996 (777) 990 056
Entrance: free of charge

 

Wednesday, May 15

 

Thursday, May 16

Movie Night with Robots | 6 pm to 9 pm

One of the best latest TV shows, Love, Death + Robots this Thursday night at Burger House.

Venue: Burger House, 71, Kievskaia str.
Tel.: +996 (775) 695 560 | Facebook event
Entrance: KGS 250

 

Friday, May 17

Museums Night | 6 pm to 12 am

The largest museums event in the country. This year its going country-level so check for events even if you’re not in town. Bishkek will also have multiple locations. Check the Facebook event below for details.

Venue: The Gapar Aitiev Kyrgyz National Museum of Fine Arts, 196, Abdrahmanov str. + multiple locations across the country
Tel.: n/a | Facebook event
Entrance: free of charge


Alambic (France) at SomeWhereBistro | 8 pm to 11 pm

Guests from France, Alambic band will join you this Saturday night at SomeWhereBistro.

Venue: SomeWhereBistro, 487 A, Zhibek-Zholu ave.
Tel.: +996 (703) 436 008, +996 (551) 598 488
Entrance: KGS 300


Museums Night Afterparty at #chemodanzus | 12 am to 5 am

If you’re wondering where to go after the Museums Nights, here’s an option for you.

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

 

Saturday, May 18

Alambic (France) at #chemodanzus | 9 pm to 12 am

Guests from France, Alambic band will join you this Saturday night at #chemodanzus.

Venue: Zusmanovich's Suitcase, 6/2, 4th micro-district.
Tel.: +996 (550) 223 667, +996 (553) 041 870
Entrance: KGS 300

 

Sunday, May 19

Game of Thrones Who’s the King Party | 2 pm to 10 pm

A must-visit for Game of Thrones fans — the series itself, games, live music, photo-zones, souvenirs shop and lots of food.

Venue: Steinbrau, 5, Herzen str.
Tel.: +996 (555) 141 581 | Facebook event
Entrance: KGS 500 (one beer glass included) | free for those in GoT costumes

Buy tickets online
 

Khan Gory Uphill Race | Jun 1

If you are looking for a challenge, this may be one. An uphill race in Chunkurchak gorge. Apart from the sport element, this is a family event with an entertainment program, family contests and lots of food.

Venue: Chunkurchak Ski Resort
Tel.: +996 (555) 924 998, +996 (555) 033 005 | Facebook event
Entrance: running race (350 m) KGS 600 till May 20 / running race (9,5 km) KGS 1 000 till May 20
cycling race (1 100 m) KGS 600 till May 20 / cycling race (9,5 km) KGS 1 000 till May 20

Buy tickets online

Kol Fest International Music Festival | Jun 28-30

This is not this week. In fact, this is not even this month, but we’ve decided to warn you in advance, so you can make you plans. Kol Fest International Music Festival is one of the major events of this summer, don’t miss it. It will take place on Jun 28 to 30, 2019. More on the website below.

Venue: South Coast of Lake Issyk-Kul
Tel.: +996 (770) 977 733 | website
Entrance: KGS 3 500 (no accomodation) to 4 200 (with accomodation)

Buy tickets online
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