Festivals & Events

For events at the hotel, s. "NEWS"

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

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

 

DAM Festival, Pristina, March/April

International festival of young musicians

https://www.facebook.com/damfestival

 

Chopin Piano FEST, Pristina, April

Hasi Jehon, Gjonaj/Prizren, early May

Open-air regional folk music & dance festival

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hasi-Jehon/440396066050237

 

Prishtina Half Marathon, May

polip, Pristina, May

International literature festival

http://polipfestival.wordpress.com/

 

Old Timer Fest, Prizren, May

40 Bunar Fest, Prizren, May

River rafting race using tractor tire inner tubes

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

 

Tage der Deutschen Sprache, May

Lesungen, Filmvorführungen und mehr

https://www.facebook.com/tdds2017

 

Turkish Jazz Week, Pristina/Prizren, May

ReMusica, Pristina, May

International contemporary music festival
https://www.facebook.com/ReMusicaFestival

 

North City Jazz & Blues Festival, Mitrovica / Zvecan, May

FemArt, Pristina, May

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/en/,  https://www.facebook.com/FemartPrishtina/ and https://twitter.com/FemArtfestival

 

ArsKosova, Pristina, June

Music competition for youth

https://www.facebook.com/Kamerfest

 

Medieval Arts and Crafts Festival “Shield”, Gracanica, 22 - 24 June 2018

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

 

Peja International Guitar Festival, Peja, June/July

International Classical Guitar Competition ''Ehat Musa“

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

 

NGOM Fest, Prizren, 12 - 15 July 2018

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

https://www.facebook.com/ngomfestival/

 

PriFilmFest, Pristina, 17 - 22 July 2018

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

 

Into The Park Festival, Peja, July

Kosovo Architecture Week, Pristina, July

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/

 

Green Fest, Mitrovica, July

Music festival, open air cinema, crafts fair and more

https://www.facebook.com/GREENmusicfestival/

 

DokuFest, Prizren, 3 - 11 August 2018

Major international documentary and short film festival

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

 

Traditional Rugova Games, Kuqishte, August

Traditional wrestling games, accompanied by folklore performances

http://www.pejatourism.org/en/hyrje.html

 

Anibar Animation Festival, Peja, 13 - 19 August 2018

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

 

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, August/September

Folklore and arts festival

https://www.facebook.com/EtnoFest

 

FerFilm, Ferizaj, September

International film festival

http://ferfilm.eu

 

Hardh Fest, Rahovec, September

Multi-Cult Fest, Gjilan, September

“Multi-Cult- Fest” is designed with the aim to enhance cultural exchange between young people of different national backgrounds living in Kosovo, by providing opportunities to directly interact and communicate through arts.

https://www.facebook.com/Multi-Cult-Fest-261023527636216/ 

 

Hyjnesha ne Fron, Fushë Kosovë, September/October

Gjakova Highland Marathon, October

First European crossborder marathon between Gjakova / Kosovo and Bajram Curri / Albania

http://gjakovamarathon.com/home/

 

Kamerfest, Pristina, October/November

Festival of chamber music

https://www.facebook.com/Kamerfest

 

Festival du Film Francophone, Pristina/Peja, November