top of page

Bucharest Weekend Vibes: 11 - 13 October


Prepare for the white nights ahead of you. Free entrance to many local galleries and cultural hubs for some special nights dedicated to the creative industries.

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:

Dichisar Autumn Edition

Meet this Saturday and Sunday more than 90 local designers at Impact Hub Bucharest. Dichisar is the largest handmade and design fair in Bucharest, open 10.00 to 20.00 over this weekend.

Dichisar is the meeting place for lovers of alternative shopping, passionate about handmade objects, fashion, design, contemporary jewelry and accessories, handmade cosmetics and decorations.

Tickets cost 10 lei and will be available at the entrance

For Facebook event click here

An Autumn Festival in Herastrau

This is mostly about food, a traditional culinary feast created in pure Romanian spirit. Saturday and Sunday Beraria H is cooking outdoors, on their terrace, from 10.00 to 23.00.

Many surprises awaiting: half a ton of beans with pork prepared live in a giant pot, home made jam us & many more, boiled plum brandy and wine. Free entrance.

For Facebook event click here

Diploma 2019

DIPLOMA Festival presents to the general public a new generation of over 120 Romanian creatives, selected by the members of the creative board of the festival from several hundred works submitted.

The festival includes a series of exhibitions, structured on several fields, such as Architecture, Interior Design, Urbanism, Graphic Design, Industrial Design and Object Design, Fashion, Painting, Sculpture, Mural Art, Textile Arts, Ceramics - Glass - Metal, Graphics or Photo-Video.

DIPLOMA will take place between October 11 and 20, 2019, in Bucharest, in the historic monument building on Str. C. A. Rosetti no. 3 (former Cina restaurant). Access is free. See the full schedule in the Fb event below.

For Facebook event click here

Independent events for Friday, Saturday and Sunday:

FRIDAY - 11 October

09.00 - 16.00 Open doors days at the Ministry of Agriculture (address)

Visit the 19th century palace of the Ministry of Agriculture located right in University square, learn its history, and get the chance to buy athentic local products from ertified producers.

For Facebook event click here

18.00 - 04.00 White Night of Galleries in Bucharest

Once a year galleries open their doors to the wide public and welcome everyone, free of charge, for an unfrgetable night of creative exhibitions, installations and acts.

For official schedule and partner locations click the links

SATURDAY - 12 October

19.30 - 23.59 White night of open Synagogues at 4 different locations

Learn about the rich history of the local Jewish community by attending events at the open Synagogues: music, movies, dances and exhibitions planned, find more details in the Fb event.

For Facebook event click here

21.00 - 23.30 Short Film Marathon at Unteatru (address)

Short movies from 10 different countries, free entrance, the movies will be subtitled in English. Register online in advance if you want to join the event.

For Facebook e