Be on top of the last weekend of July! Spending summers in Bucharest can be more fun then you imagine...
Make sure to check both sections of the article and discover the best events to attend over the following days: the first section is highlighting festivals and ongoing events happening throughout the weekend and the second one is showing independent events for each day.
Pick and choose your favorite combination and most importantly: enjoy the weekend!
Main events happening all through the weekend:
Creative Fest 2019
The biggest festival of urban art and culture takes place at Romexpo this weekend, starting Friday 26th of July until Sunday, 28th Access to festival is starting with 16:00 at entrances A and B of Romexpo (the stage will be located at Entrance A)
Creative Fest means three days of urban art, graffiti, extreme sports, concerts and other artistic performances taking place in the street. Find the full schedule on their official webpage
Charity Yard Sale
Friday to Monday July 26 - 29, between 13:00 and 19:00, the Art Out Association invites you to a special edition of Yard Sale at Arcca Vitan
You'll find a friendly summer setting in a relaxing environment with hammocks and green grass. Be ready bring your friends and discover collectibles and storytelling items.
You will find clothing, jewelery and accessories (handbags, hats, footwear, etc.), retro pieces, vintage accessories, books, games and toys, home and kitchen products, decorations and home & craft products and the lowest prices for everything you need.
Some of the donations from the Charity Yard Sale will go to the social program Art Out Academy, where educational opportunities are offered to young people from disadvantaged background in Bucharest-Ilfov area.
Fabrica Gastropub invites you to make some lovely memories at sunset, Friday and Saturday from 19.00 to midnight.
Check out the Facebook event to see who's playing each evening.
Independent events for Friday, Saturday and Sunday:
FRIDAY - 26 July
19.30 - Gitana wine & food pairing at Studio 80 (address)
Try out the Gitana wines paired up with matching flavors and enjoy live music by Ioana Constantin
20.30 - 23.30 Cuibul Concert at Gradina cu Filme (address)
Cuibul is a Moldavian band juggling with jazz, funk and folk. With an artistic activity for over 25 years, 8 albums released in Romanian, Russian and English, the band is the longest active Bassarabian band
Tickets cost aprox 20 lei, get them online, here
SATURDAY - 27 July
16.00 - Gin, Jazz and Lemonade at Saint Roastery (address)
Chill Saturday afternoon at a creative coffee shop with awesome design and ideas. Line-up: Lavender, Tom Collins and Gin Tonic, Blueberry Smash and Basil Smash. Ah a new comer: Holy Latte! Gin, Jazz and Lemonade.
22.00 - 05.00 Dirty Disco at Apollo 111 (address)
Bring you dirty disco outfit and party all night long on hot tropical tunes remixed by the local DJ Eugen Radescu - tickets cost 15 lei
SUNDAY - 28 July
12.00 - 14.00 Brew your own probiotic drinks at Stucatura (address)
Learn about these ancient drinks health benefits, recipes and go home with your own batch of kombucha / water-kefir ready to ferment! The workshop is free for a maximum of 30 participants, please register by sending an email to email@example.com
19.30 - 20.30 Organ Concert at Saint Joseph Cathedral (address)
Enjoy a session of live romantic Organ music from the end of the XIX century played by Alexandru Catau inside the most well-known Roman-Catholic Cathedral in Bucharest. Alexandru Catau is a Romanian artist living in France, who held organ concerts all over the world.
As usual, don't forget the number one suggestion is to go on a cultural tour / fun experience powered by Bucharest Vibes, find all of them here.
Enjoy the great times ahead of you this weekend!
Until next week,