Ennio Morricone Tauron Arena 6th February 2017

On 6th February, the great Ennio Morricone will be performing live at Kraków’s Tauron Arena – the artist who has composed the scores to over 500 films for the big and small screen, and over 100 independent works. He was nominated for an Oscar 5 times and received an honorary Academy Award in 2007 for his contributions to film music. The most memorable films featuring his music …

Christmas Fair 25th November to 26th December 2016

The Main Market Square will be bursting with colour and life when the Christmas Fair is held there from 25th November to 26th December, as usual before Christmas. This is one of the largest and best known Christmas fairs in Europe, and harks back to Kraków’s trading past. Around 80 gastronomic and commercial stall-holders will be presenting their wares. Traders will be offering a wide …

The Sacrum Profanum Festival 2016, 1-8 October 2016

The Sacrum Profanum Festival 2016 will be held in Krakow from 1st – 8th October.  This time, the international project will have a new look. Nine exceptional concerts will take place during these eight days, including two operas.  As usual, classical music will be combined with other other kinds, and audiences will discover an abundant variety of contemporary music.  We will get to …

The International Folk Art Fair 2016, 11-28 August

The International Folk Art Fair is being held for the 40th time on the Main Market Square in Kraków (near the Town Hall – the Ratusz). The event is being organised by The “Cepelia” Polish Art and Handicraft Foundation, which supports folk artists, artisans and craftsmen. During these 18 extraordinary days, around 800 folk artists and artisans will be presenting their exceptional …

Wawel at Dusk Festival in Krakow- Saturdays from 2nd July to 28th August 2016

The 9th edition of Wawel at Dusk Festival will soon take place in Krakow.  Eight summer Saturdays from 2nd July to 28th August will be devoted to chamber music played at an unusual place. Places where old Polish monarchs once lived and ruled their country will become a magical concert hall. Music will sound in the Batory Courtyard – which is a place inaccessible to the visitors of the …