Cats, art, kids fair and St Patrick’s day – things to do in Kyiv on March 16-18

Ukrainian Art Week The 16th International exhibit and contemporary art contest. Here you can find works of talented Ukrainian visual …

Ukrainian Art Week

The 16th International exhibit and contemporary art contest. Here you can find works of talented Ukrainian visual artists, sculpturists, graphic designers, decorative folk artists and many more. The artworks are both from students and long-term professionals from all the regions of Ukraine. The central theme of the exhibit is ‘The Contemporary Art Topology.’ Make sure to visit the exhibition, the fair, all the workshops, and open airs.

WHEN: Mar 14-19

WHERE: The House of the Artist, Sichovyh Striltsiv str., 1-5

HOW MUCH: Free

St Patrick’s Party

Where to better celebrate the main Irish fest of the year, St Patrick’s Day if not at the Irish pub? Don’t forget to wear green and stick some shamrock stuff on you! The festive musical programme will start with the Bis-Quit band and continue with beloved Irish St Patrick’s motives from Ghurt-yo-ghurt.

WHEN: Sat, Mar 17th, 7pm-2am

WHERE: O’Brien’s Irish Pub, Mykhailivska str., 17a

HOW MUCH: 150 UAH deposit

Jameson Block Party

The history of Block Parties started in the 1970s in the US. This format is pretty new for Ukraine, so don’t miss this vital hip-hop party that will gather different street subcultures and performances of best local street musicians. The party is organized by ‘Jameson’ whiskey in Ukraine. Tickets to be purchased here

WHEN: Sat., March 17, 6mp-midnight

WHERE: ‘Platforma’ art-factory, Bilomorska str., 1

HOW MUCH: 150 UAH

Spring clothes changing

Most prominent and most stylish Ukrainian made clothes market this weekend is dedicated to kids. Designers that present themselves at ‘Vsi Svoi’ are fully aware that all the children have their personalities and dreams, and want to reflect that in their outfit. It will be fun! Don’t forget to bring your parents along, and they might enjoy snacking at the food court while you shop.

WHEN: Sat-Sun, Mar 17-18, 10am-8pm

WHERE: Desyatynna str., 12

HOW MUCH: Free

Cat show

If you haven’t met your cat-buddy yet, we invite you to the International Cat Exhibit, where you’ll be able to hang out with these antistress animals, learn more about their breeds, meet cat owners and see the experts at work. This event will both cheer you up and increase your knowledge about cats.

WHEN: Sat-Sun, Mar 17-18, 10am-7pm

WHERE: National Exhibition Center, Brovarskiy Ave., 15

HOW MUCH: 50-100 UAH

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