Violets, wine, and jazz: things to do in Kyiv on May 18-20

Open-air Jazz night ‘Doctor Jazz’ band will provide you with amazing emotions, harmony and beauty. When you listen to jazz, …

Open-air Jazz night

‘Doctor Jazz’ band will provide you with amazing emotions, harmony and beauty. When you listen to jazz, it’s just impossible to think about problems. This is the music for your soul.

WHEN: Fri, May 18, 7 PM

WHERE: San Paolo restaurant, Muzeynuy lane, 4

HOW MUCH: prices according to the menu

Wine tasting

Georgian restaurant ‘Suluguni’ invites you to try the best types of dry wine from the Italian region of Veneto, and their pairings with food. Here you will be able to taste and learn about:

  • Pinot Grigio white dry
  • Soave Classico white dry
  • Bardolino Classico red dry
  • Valpolicella Classico red dry

WHEN: Fri, May 18, 7 PM

WHERE: ‘Suluguni’ restaurant, Muzeyny lane, 10

HOW MUCH: 350 UAH

Pottery  workshop

The ‘Lantern’ art space invites you to learn one of the most ancient Ukrainian craft. The knowledge about pottery was passing from generation to generation and amazed by its genius simplicity and uniqueness. This class will give you a chance to truly dig into this meditative work and also to make something beautiful for your house.

WHEN: May 11-23, 11 AM, 3 PM, 5 PM

WHERE: Bastionna str., 5

HOW MUCH: 150 UAH

Open day at Kyiv Fortress

Kyiv Fortress it’s the zest hidden in the city center, not always known even by locals. Most of the times people are only able to visit the outside of it, but once a year this place opens practically all its doors. A lot of history, fun contests, and movie shows. There is no way you can miss it!

WHEN: May 18, from 7 PM

WHERE: Hospitalna 24a

HOW MUCH: from 100 UAH

Violets flower show

African violets are both exotic and beautiful. Here you’ll be able to see, learn and buy violets and some other amazing flowers. Also, you’ll be able to vote for the best-exhibited violet and even earn some prize!

WHEN: May 17-20, 11 AM-  6 PM

WHERE: Rognidynska str., 3

HOW MUCH: Free

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