Lviv Society

Lviv Today and Picasso celebrate Halloween

Issue 19, December 2009.
Halloween has proved a popular holiday in post-independence Ukraine, but this year’s festivities were curtailed by a flu epidemic centred in West Ukraine which forced events to be cancelled across the region. Lviv’s party people were not be sidetracked by a mere global pandemic, however, and rescheduled this year’s Halloween party for late November.

Lviv Fashion Week After Party

Issue 18, November 2009.
Lviv Fashion Week After Party Glamorous girls and dashing gents made up the crowd in late October as Split Club Lviv played host to the official after party of Lviv Fashion Week.

Ukrainian theme for monthly EBA networking

Issue 18, November 2009.
On October 23 the Lviv branch of the European Business Association held its monthly EuroDrink Party at the city’s Dnister Restaurant
Organizers of the event  Iryna  Sorokina and Hanna Havryliv

Doll delight in downtown Lviv

Issue 18, November 2009.
October saw Lviv’s Art Palace play host to a whole world of dolls and other children’s delights. Over 50 doll-makers and traditional craftwork specialists participated in this gentle and family-oriented cultural event

Fashionable charity auction for Lviv kids

Issue 18, November 2009.
It is fashion able to be charitable, so it was no surprise to find a host of well-known society personalities at the recent charity auction held to mark the fourth Lviv Fashion Week series of catwalk shows.

Cossack choir all the way from Kuban

Issue 18, November 2009.
Triumphal is the best description for October’s Cossack choir concert in the confines of Lviv’s Opera and Ballet Theatre.
The original Bavarian Oktoberfest Band in Lviv!

Lviv’s Leopolis Hotel Hosts Ukrainian Oktoberfest

Issue 18, November 2009.
For two wonderful nights on 30-31 October Lviv’s Leopolis Hotel (16 Teatralna Str.) hosted a West Ukrainian version of the globally famous Oktoberfest in the venue’s Lev Cellar restaurant.

Style on show at fashion expo

Issue 17, October 2009.
September say Lviv’s Ukraine Palace exhibition hall play host to the region’s hottest designers and most attractive models as the city welcomed the 16th annual Style trade fair.

Lviv literature in focus

Issue 17, October 2009.
Ukrainian politicians and writers rubbed shoulders in September at Lviv’s ever-expanding International Book Forum, which has been the country’s premier literary gathering ever since its inception back in 1994.

Nightlife focus celebrates first birthday

Issue 17, October 2009.
On September 5 leading Lviv lounge club and restaurant Cazanova (7, Stavropygyjska str.), celebrated its first anniversary with an exquisite and ostentatious party that fitted in with the venue’s burgeoning reputation for hedonism.