Upcoming Lviv

Carpathian Oil & Gas Conference

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv’s newly-opened Grand Hotel will be the site of the Carpathian Oil & Gas Conference on 17-18 May. The conference will bring together representatives from companies operating in the Carpathian region, including Ukraine, Poland, Austria, Hungary, Romania, Czech Republic, and Slovakia. The event will focus on advanced technologies for geological survey and exploration, production of oil and gas, well stimulation, well workover and recovery services, infrastructure development, and trading in oil and gas.

International Dog Shows

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv will be the place to take in two international dog shows on 12-13 May – the Lemberg Cup and the Olga Nizova Memorial. Both shows are family-friendly affairs where you’ll be able to meet hundreds of dogs, chat with owners, and watch world-class competitions.

Razomfest Literary & Music Festival

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv’s popular Razomfest Literary & Music Festival returns for a fifth event on 12-13 May. Razomfest is a forum for artists, scholars, writers, musicians, and anyone interested in the fusion of music and literature. Focusing on modern Ukrainian literature, the festival aims to stimulate creativity and originality and reflect the intertwined connection of music and literature through a selection of performances.

City of Professions

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv’s picturesque Ivan Franko Park will morph into a City of Professions on 19 May, a place where children can try their hands at over 60 different professions. The mini-city will offer children city passports and their first ’fun’ money to experience some role-playing fun while their parents relax in the park.

Children’s Reading Festival

Issue 111, April 2018.
The Children’s Reading Festival is a cultural celebration designed not only for children, but also for parents and adults to experience the joy of reading in a family-friendly environment. The event encourages learning and self-education from a young age, helping to raise a generation of leaders, scholars, and professionals that will contribute to the development of their society. It’s an entertaining three days of discovery, creativity, and excitement that showcase’s modern Ukrainian children’s literature. Attracting more than 50 international and local publishers, fans will be able to sit down with some of Ukraine’s top children’s authors as they feature their personal works.

Miss Lviv 2018 Casting

Issue 111, April 2018.
Attention Leopolitan girls! If you are young, beautiful, and confident, then this story is for you! On 26 April, Lviv’s chic Glory Café will host the casting for the Miss Lviv 2018 pageant. Ladies aged 16 to 24 are invited to come out to try to impress the jury with their skills, style, and personalities in an effort to qualify for this year’s event finals at Lviv’s luxurious Opera & Ballet Theatre.

Flugery Lvova Jazz & Folk Music Festival

Issue 111, April 2018.
One of Lviv’s trademark events, the Flugery Lvova Jazz & Folk Music Festival provides a stage for both eminent jazz groups and those just starting out. Every year since 2003, the event has grown with new initiatives and more prominent groups.

The Extravagant Freedom Ballet

Issue 111, April 2018.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve likely heard that the Freedom Ballet’s superb dancers will be in Lviv on 15 May to perform their modern Shafa (Closet) dance show. With the jauntily experimental spirit of its artistic director and choreographer Olena Kolyadenko, the show features 14 superb dancers presenting an engaging blend of movement, light, and sound.

Europe Cup Bodybuilding Championships

Issue 111, April 2018.
Lviv’s Malevich Night Club will host the World Amateur Body Building Association (WABBA)’s Europe Cup championships on 19 May.

Circus Water Show

Issue 111, April 2018.
The Circus Water Show invites you on an amazing journey, where performers entertain under water, on the water, in the air, and on shore! Be ready to give thunderous applause for the fairy-like show’s jugglers, mermaid-aerialists, clowns, and quick-change artists.