The 15th Year of the Dumpling Festival, 11th – 15th August 2017

The Dumpling Festival will be taking place in the middle of August on the Mały Rynek (Small Market Square – just next to Main Market Square, behind the St. Mary’s Church) in Krakow, as is now the tradition. This cyclical event, organized by the Krakow City Mayor and the Krakow Trading Confederation, (Krakowska Kongregacja Kupiecka) has been cultivating and promoting …

The Folk Art Fair 2017, 10th-27th August

The 41st International Folk Art Fair will be held from the 10th to the 27th of August on the Market Square. It is organized by the “Cepelia” Foundation for Polish Art and Handicrafts, which supports folk artists. This event, which lasts over two weeks, is an opportunity to meet artists and artisans from all over Poland and Europe. Last year, the 40th anniversary edition of the …

The 22nd Summer Jazz Festival at Piwnica Pod Baranami, 1st July – 30th July 2017

The Summer Jazz Festival at Piwnica Pod Baranami is the largest Polish jazz festival, and one of the largest in Europe. Its roots stretch back to 1996, and its director and founder is Witold Wnuk. This event, which takes the form of a series of concerts, is expanding its range by organizing concerts in the Krakow Philharmonic, the Manggha Centre, and the ICE Krakow Congress Centre, among …

The 13th Air Show Krakow 24-25.06.2017

The last weekend in June is reserved, as it is each year, for an exceptional event in the city’s calendar – The 13th Małopolska Air Picnic in Krakow.  As usual, the show will take place at the oldest airport in the country – Rakowice-Czyżyny.  The presentation will include masters of individual and group aerobatics, as well as historic airplanes.  This year’s …