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Discussion festival “Lampa”

“Lampa” (Lamplight) is a discussion festival that takes place in Cēsis, a city in Latvia.

In this festival, many hot topics are touched and talked about. The entry is free and it’s valuable place to meet free thinking people who aren’t afraid to share their ideas and opinions about topics that are actual in Latvia.

It’s possible to follow the Lampa’s discussions HERE

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Riga’s Outdoor Cinema

Tomorrow, 3rd of June, is one of the first event of the Outdoor Cinema in Riga.

It’s the movie “Some Like It Hot” with the one and only Marilyn Monroe.

It’s one of the most popular comedies out there. In 1989, “Some Like It Hot” was included in USA’s movie list of cultural, historical and esthetically important movies.

Place: Kalnciema iela

Price: 6 EUR/per.

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Earth Hour

Today, 25th of March, is the Earth Hour! Don’t forget to turn down your lights for one hour. It’s also possible to visit some local events, dedicated to this special hour. Don’t miss them.

Earth Hour is a worldwide movement organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). The event is held annually encouraging individuals, communities, households and businesses to turn off their non-essential lights for one hour, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. towards the end of March, as a symbol for their commitment to the planet.

 

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Triana Park Goes To Eurovision!

Yesterday Latvia chose to send to Eurovision a poprock band called Triana Park.

It’s group that was created in 2008. Group’s solist Agnese Rakovska is known with her creative outfit style and she loves to change it every time she steps on the stage.

There is no fear to be different. Triana Park is also known for their open mind and belief that everyone is equal, no matter their gender, sexuality and race.

Eurovision, get ready for creative boost from Latvia!

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Book Festival in Riga

Bookworms, it’s your most awaited time of the year in Riga, Latvia! It’s annual Book Festival in Ķīpsala!

It’s a festival for book readers and publishers and it’s happening this weekend! Every reader can meet their favorite publisher and get to buy their books for lower prices than in the bookshops.

It will be possible for readers to take a part in discussions with their favorite authors and publishers.

Take a part in the Book Festival!

For more information – visit the offical Facebook page!

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BLURRED

Tomorrow, Friday, in Riga there’s going to be a show “Blurred” that dedicated to open the JVLMA musical festival deciBels. It’s going to be an electroacustic music gig that’s open to everyone.

The entry prices for pupils are free, for students – 3 eur, for older – 5 eur.

Place – JVLMA,  Krišjāņa Barona iela 1, Riga