Upcoming Lviv

Virtuoso Pianist Peter Bence

Issue 126, September 2019.
Lviv’s signature Opera & Ballet Theatre will play host to the internationally acclaimed Peter Bence on 30 September. The virtuoso pianist will thrill Leopolitan music lovers and guests of the city with his incredible talent, which includes holding the Guinness World Record for “Fastest Piano Player”.

No Drama Charity Day

Issue 126, September 2019.
No Drama Charity Day is a place to have a great time doing great things. Initiated jointly by the Lviv Educational Centre for Human Rights (LECHR), the creative Friday Agency, and the GRAM branding team, the event is a super-charged day full of happiness, kindness, and honesty. It’s all about making marvelous memories.

Laurin Talese & A Novel Idea

Issue 126, September 2019.
Lviv’s Philharmonic Theatre will host an unforgettable evening of world class jazz on 26 September. Laurin Talese and her jazz and soul ensemble A Novel Idea have shared their brand of cinematic jazz for the better part of a decade.

Lviv IT Arena Conference

Issue 126, September 2019.
Lviv IT Arena – one of the biggest IT events in Eastern Europe – returns to the Western Ukrainian capital from 27-29 September. With more than 140,000 IT professionals, Ukraine has become the most prominent IT hub in Central and Eastern Europe.

30th Golden Lion International Theatre Festival

Issue 126, September 2019.
The Golden Lion International Theatre Festival is a celebration of art, culture, and traditions in the form of theatre performances. The festival dates to 1989 when the Ukrainian Festival of Alternative Non-State Theatres was held in Lviv for the first time. It took its Golden Lion moniker in 1992 when it became a fully-fledged festival in Ukraine.

Animal Rights March

Issue 126, September 2019.
When Lviv hosted the first official Animal Rights March in 2017, over 400 people marched through the city demanding an end to animal oppression.

‘Lviv Hundred – Autumn’ Century Ride

Issue 126, September 2019.
If you’re new to cycling, a 100-km ride can see daunting, even deranged. Common responses to a century ride suggestion include: “Are you nuts?” and “That’s like doing an entire Tour de France stage!” Fact is, a century ride is a badge of honour among cyclists.

Lviv Bike Expo 2019

Issue 126, September 2019.
The Lviv Bike Expo 2019 – one of the biggest bicycle shows in Western Ukraine – will take place in Lviv from 26-28 September. An exclusive and specialised expo for two-wheelers, cycles, accessories, and equipment, the event showcases the top brands and products on the market and is a must-visit for any cyclist looking to make that dream purchase.

Lviv Cup Cat Show

Issue 126, September 2019.
Hundreds of cat enthusiasts, an international competition with over 100 cats, and a multitude of quirky cat vendors all under one roof – that’s right! This September, the felines are pushing aside their canine cousins to take centre stage at the Lviv Cup Cat Show.

‘Autumn Lviv’ Dog Shows

Issue 126, September 2019.
Are you an animal lover? Do you spend time arguing with your friends over who has the better-behaved pooch? Well, if you’re the kind of person that can’t get enough of anything related to dogs, then know that there’s an exciting dog show headed to Lviv!