Archive for the ‘Events in Cracow’ Category

Six trapdoors, a few stage wings, a computer-controlled acoustic ceiling, and a moveable orchestra pit… Krakow now has a great new opera house and theatre complex than ranks with the best in Europe. After many years of strenuous efforts, Krakow can at last start the final countdown. The long-awaited opening of the Krakow Opera, scheduled […]

300 performances, almost 100 films from four continents, among others: Andy Warhol’s and Paul Morrissey’s films. In the Cracow cinema “Kijow” finished yesterday the I International Festival of the Independent Film “Off Camera”. The jury under the leadership of Zbigniew Preisner chose out of twelve competitive films an American production “Momma’s Man”. Its director Azazel […]

Kraftwerk will be a star of the 6th edition of Sacrum Profanum Festival this year. They will perform on 19th, 20th and 21st of September in unusual place- Arcelor Mittal Steel, in Nowa Huta district. The signature Kraftwerk sound combines driving, repetitive rhythms with catchy melodies; mainly following a Western classical style of harmony, in […]

Tour de Pologne is already called the biggest logistical event in Polish sport and since 2005 season is ranked among the best cycling races in the UCI Pro Tour calendar. This obligates us to keep up with good work. Route of the 65. Tour de Pologne Starts in Warsaw and ends in our beloved Krakow!!! […]

The Battle of Vienna took place on September 11, 1683 after Vienna had been besieged by the Ottoman Empire for two months. The battle broke the advance of the Ottoman Empire into Europe, and marked the political hegemony of the Habsburg dynasty in Central Europe. The large-scale battle was won by Polish-Austrian-German forces led by […]

Krakow Jazz Fall Festival was recognized by the Polish musical critics as the jazz landmark of last two years. The Festival in the very meaningfull way is broadening the offer of cultural events of Poland and Krakow. For this year`s edition, the third one, there are 24 concerts, from which over a half will be […]

More than 3000 dancers set Guiness book of records in dancing Cha Cha at the same time on the Main Market Square in krakow on 31st of August. 1635 pairs- residents and visitors – danced their way through the Guinness book of records attempt. It was 557 pairs more that needed to set a new […]