Upcoming Lviv

Gathering of World-Class Brains

Issue 14, June 2009.
Statistical Physics: Modern Trends and Applications, International Conference, June 23-25, Institute of Condensed Matter Physics This keynote scientific event is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Professor Mykola Bogolubov, the Ukrainian scientist whose work did much to develop the field of quantum physics. An exhibition about the life and scientific activities of Bogolyubov will be presented during the conference. This exhibition is intended to be mobile and to remain on display until September 2009, during which time it will go on tour and be exhibited to audiences across Ukraine.

Paintball Euros in Lviv

Issue 14, June 2009.
European Paintball Championship , Lviv Stage of the Continental Grand Tour, June 20-21, Shkolyaryk Stadium (1 Vakhnyanyna Street, Lviv, close to Lycharkiv Cemetery) The sport of paintballing has developed rapidly since appearing in the early 1990s and is now moving away from purely recreational status towards better competitive regulation and the kind of status once reserved for more established sporting activities like football and chess.

French Animation on Screen

Issue 14, June 2009.
Night of French Animated Films in Lviv, June 19-20, Kinopalace (22 Teatralna Street, Lviv)

Slavic Rock Gods Converging on Lviv

Issue 14, June 2009.
Gogol Bordello to headline at the “Staray Misto” Lviv Rock Festival, June 29, Ukraina Stadium, from 14:00 World famous Gypsy-punk band Gogol Bordello, who hail from Ukraine but have made their name in the US, will headline this year’s hotly-anticipated second annual Staray Misto Lviv Rock Festival.

Beer, Rock Music and Sunshine!

Issue 14, June 2009.
Chernigivske Rocks Lviv, Rock Music Festival, June 27-29, Bohdan Khmelnitskiy Park (Bolgarska Street 4) Lviv in summer can sometimes feel like one long festival, but nevertheless there will be few moments with more to offer than this upcoming open air beer and rock festival in one of the city’s most iconic park venues.

Guitar Maestros Do Battle!

Issue 14, June 2009.
Open Guitar Show, June 11 – July 2, Robert Doms restaurant/club Fans of the art of quality guitar-playing will be in for a treat this month as one of Lviv’s hottest venues hosts a four-week extravaganza of acoustic excitement. Robert Doms is one of the city’s most atmospheric venues, resembling nothing so much as a cross between a Munich beer hall and Liverpool’s Cavern Club, where the Beatles first made their name

June's "Frozen Images"

Issue 13, May 2009.
On June, 6th Lviv nightclub “Salvador Dali” (20, Povitryanna str., Lviv) will host one of the most breathtaking event of city rock life - concert of the legendary Polish group “CEMETERY OF SCREAM “. Famous musicians of the group, have picked up Lviv for promotion of their new album “Frozen Images”.

Lviv welcomes first “Waiter Day”

Issue 13, May 2009.
“Waiter Day” will be celebrated for the first time in Ukraine and it is naturally, that this holiday idea appeared in Lviv, which has glorious restaurant traditions and is considered to be gastronomic capital of Ukraine.

Bright, bright arts that sparkle at night

Issue 13, May 2009.
Lviv’s arts culture stretches back into the Middle Ages, but it is not trapped in the framework of its historical context and continues to be a dynamic and experimental sphere which constantly stretches itself and explores new genres and areas.

Extreme sports spring in the capital of West Ukraine

Issue 13, May 2009.
Lemberg extreme fest, May 21-23, across the city Lviv may be known as a focus of classical music and historic architecture, but the city is also a regional haven for fans of extreme sports of all persuasions.