Category Archives: Festivals

Stanica: Žilina’s Cool Station Arts Centre

Englishmaninslovakia has been wanting to post something on Stanica for a while and we thought there would be nothing as good as catching up with the guys behind Žilina’s – and one of Slovakia’s – most innovative cultural projects. The … Continue reading

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Bratislava’s Majáles (30 April until May 4) & the “10 Years in the EU” Celebrations

Here’s a quick post to let you all know about quite a cool festival which starts – well – tonight in Bratislava. The Majáles (May celebrations) happen every year but this time round they’re tied in with celebrating ten years of … Continue reading

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Bratislava Christmas Market

I laughed when I read a few weeks back that Bratislava’s Christmas Market, that started on 23rd November and runs until 23rd December, was one of Central Europe’s best winter festivals. With Vienna’s famous Christmas markets less than an hour’s … Continue reading

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Jeden Svet (One World)

The Jeden Svet international documentary film festival kicked off last night  in my favourite Bratislava cinema, Kino Lumière, and I went along to the opening, which was presented by famous Slovak writer Michal Hvorecký. However, as it was already full … Continue reading

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