Upcoming Lviv

Legendary jazz singer “De Phazz” at “Picasso Jazz Hall”

Issue 37, July 2011.
The legendary Karl Frierson, aka “De Phazz” comes to Picasso! Inspired by Dizzy Gillespie, 9-year-old Karl Frierson decided to become an international entertainer. Following his musical education, Karl joined the US Army Europe Band and Chorus, performing over 800 shows.

Aquapark Birthday party

Issue 37, July 2011.
Plyazh Aqua Park is celebrating our third birthday! For years you have been able to enjoy the high-quality services of “Plyazh”.

“Festyny Diany” (Diana’s Feast) Hunting holiday

Issue 37, July 2011.
“Diana’s Feast” demonstrates that hunters are not just people with guns. Hunters are ‘custodians of the countryside’ who care for the flora and fauna; they respect the culture and traditions of hunting, and the rural way of life. Learn about hunting traditions, admire hunting trophies and equipment and sample favorite hunters’ dishes.

The 4th “Etnovyr” International festival of folklore

Issue 37, July 2011.
The International Folklore Festival ‘Etnovyr’, founded 4 years ago by CIOFF (Organizations of Festivals of Folklore and Traditional Arts), was an instant success, comparing and celebrating folklore from many countries around the world.

European Partnership “Good Neighbours Weekend”

Issue 37, July 2011.
Two neighbouring border villages have united to host a “Good Neighbours Weekend”, demonstrating and encouraging the goodwill between Ukraine and Poland. The Inter Border Fair will feature businessmen and local representatives discussing regional matters, along with exhibitions of local goods, and details of our combined history.

The “Drama at DRABYNA”

Issue 36, June 2011.
Contest From June 29 – July 2, in various coffee-shops and book-houses around Popovychі village, near to the Ukrainian-Polish border

Ethno fest “Rurysko” July 9-10, Location: Stow Rurysko, village Berezhany, Ternopil region

Issue 36, June 2011.
This grand event, part of the Ukrainian Music Development Project, takes place over two days in the picturesque grassy meadow at stow Rurysko, by a crystal-clear lake and well-kept football ground. Rurysko fest offers fun and entertainment including ethno concerts, master classes, open air films and discos.

Bossa Nova Jazz concert June 27, Picasso club (88, Zelena str., Lviv)

Issue 36, June 2011.
Ark Ovrutski graduated at Kiev Music College then the Russian Academy of Music. Ark returns for this performance, featuring drummer Duduka Da Fonseca, pianist Helio Alves, and vocalist Maucha Adnet, performing jazz styles, Brazilian grooves, and contemporary arrangements.Duduka da Fonseca is one of the world’s great drummers.

Lviv International July 3, (Rynok Square)

Issue 36, June 2011.
The third International Cultural Festival ‘Lviv International’ is organized by AIESEC youth students organization. It will demonstrate foreign cultural traditions, and celebrate Ukrainian spiritual heritage.

Folklore and modern outfits festival “Ludine” July 07, (Kosiv Town, Ivano-Frankovsk region)

Issue 36, June 2011.
This event celebrates the colorful variety of ethnical outfits in Hutsul villages, and will showcase the beauty and incredible skills of the local artisan work to all visitors.