Festivals & Events

For events at the hotel, s. "NEWS"

Apart from the festivals and events listed below, check out these venues - among many others - for regular live music:

as well as the Kino Armata and the Oda Theatre for various cultural events, the National Theatre for theatre plays and  the Kosovo Ballet for ballet performances.


Prishtina Jazz Week, March

Performances by local and international jazz musicians



ReMusica, Pristina, April

International contemporary music festival

http://remusicafestival.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/ReMusicaFestival


Hasi Jehon, Gjonaj/Prizren, early May

Open-air regional folk music & dance festival



Mural Fest, Ferizaj, May

Mural art festival with local and international artists

https://muralfest.org and https://www.facebook.com/muralfestkosova


Erdhlezeti Festival, Pristina, 8 May

International music festival



polip, Pristina, 13 - 15 May 2022

International literature festival



Chopin Piano FEST, Pristina, 9 May - 8 June 2022

North City Jazz & Blues Festival, Mitrovica / Zvecan, 2 - 3 June 2022

FemArt, Pristina, 14 - 23 June 2022

Platform for starting and presenting ideas and creations that bring forward feminist concepts and their development in Kosovo. Theater performances, Films (Documentaries, Shorts and Features), Exhibitions, Performance, Concerts, Lectures, Workshops, Panel Discussions and Presentations.

http://femart-ks.com and  https://www.facebook.com/FemartKosova


BunarFest, Prizren, 27 - 29 June 2022

River rafting race using tractor tire inner tubes

http://40bunarfest.org/ and https://www.facebook.com/bunarfest


Medieval Arts and Crafts Festival “Shield”, Gracanica, June

Knights and archery tournaments; medieval workshops among which is blacksmiths workshop; leather workshop, pottery workshop and medieval social games; concert of medieval music and exhibition of medieval armors and weapons

http://www.togracanica.org/ and https://www.facebook.com/shieldfestival/timeline


Autostrada Biennale, Prizren, July - September

International contemporary art exhibition and various activities such as international conferences, lectures, workshops, researches, debates.



Old Timer Fest, Prizren, July

Manifesta, 22 July - 30 October 2022

The Eureopean Nomadic Biennal



PriFest, Pristina, 26 - 31 July 2022

International film festival with films shown in 5 locations, incl. 2 openair cinemas

http://www.prifest.org/,  https://www.facebook.com/prifest and https://twitter.com/PriFilmFest


HAPU - Festival of Art in Public Space, Pristina, July

"HAPU Festival is a unique festival of art work in public space presenting innovative work developed in Kosovo and wider, undiscovered for Kosovar audiences. HAPU using the power of art gives a different, transformable dimension to the Public Space."

http://www.hapu.me/en/home and https://www.facebook.com/hapufest/


NGOM Fest, Prizren, July

Music festival (electronic music, punk rock, heavy metal)



Anibar Animation Festival, Peja, 13 - 19 July 2022

Anibar screens animated films coming from different places around the world, that in three cinemas, two of them set outdoors. Except the screening of the films during the festival, workshops, lectures, debates and additional daily activities (concerts and camping) are organized.

http://anibar.com/,  https://www.facebook.com/anibarfestival and https://twitter.com/anibarfest


High-Diving Competition, Ura e Shenjte, Gjakova, late July

In this traditional high-diving competition dating back to 1954, divers jump 22 m from a bridge into the Drini i Bardh river



Kosovo Architecture Festival, Pristina, July

Meeting of Styles, Pristina, 29 - 31 July 2022

Street art festival with more than 100 graffiti artists



Sunet, Donje Ljubinje, July/August 2022

Circumcision ceremony and traditional oil wrestling competition, every five years


Rame Lahaj International Opera Festival, Pristina, July/August



Sunny Hill Festival, Pristina, 4 - 7 August 2022

Music festival with Dua Lipa and other international and local acts

https://sunnyhillfestival.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/sunnyhillfestival


DokuFest, Prizren, 5 - 13 August 2022

Major international documentary and short film festival

http://dokufest.com and https://www.facebook.com/dokufestprizren


Eja n'Sharr Fest, Guri i Zi, 11 - 14 August 2022

Various sports activities



Traditional Rugova Games, Stakaj, August

Traditional wrestling games, accompanied by folklore performances



Pilgrimage to the Black Madonna, Letnica, Viti/Vitina, 15 August

Thousands of Albanian, Croatian, Serbian and Roma pilgrims, Catholics as well as Orthodox Christians and Muslims, venture to this village in eastern Kosovo every August to mark the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.


Etno Fest, Kukaj / Pristina, 20 - 27 August 2022

Folklore and arts festival



Hardh Fest, Rahovec, 2 - 4 September 2022

FerFilm, Ferizaj, 2 - 6 September 2022

International film festival



Prishtina Marathon, 25 September 2022

Peja International Guitar Festival, Peja, September/October

International Classical Guitar Competition ''Ehat Musa“

http://pejaguitarfestival.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/pejainternationalguitarfestival


Prishtina International Vocal Festival, Pristina, October

Kamerfest, Pristina, October/November

Festival of chamber music



Kosovo Theatre Showcase, November

DAM Festival, Pristina, November

International festival of young musicians



Kosovarja Kendon, Ferizaj, 27/28 November

Festival of traditional women's folk music



Rolling Film Festival, 2023