Movie Music from Kyiv Virtuosos on the Roof of TSUM and other things to do in the capital on August 18-19

Classical Music Concert at the Rosarium What can be better for a warm summer night than the aroma of roses …

Classical Music Concert at the Rosarium

What can be better for a warm summer night than the aroma of roses combined with the sounds of classical music? Enjoy Tchaikovsky, Bach,  Strauss, and Rachmaninov at the rosarium of Kyiv’s Botanical Garden by Kyiv Virtuosos. A real fairy-tale at the heart of the city will let you forget about everything and enjoy the moment. You can purchase the tickets here.

WHEN: Sat, Aug 18, 8 PM

WHERE: Gryshko Botanical Garden, Tymyryazevska str., 1

HOW MUCH: From 350 UAH

Ukrainian Folk Painting: ‘Still Life’

This exhibit is dedicated to the Still Life genre in Ukrainian visual art of the mid-late XX century. Here you will be able to learn about the influence of folk art on the elements, colours, and shapes used by Still Life painters. If this exhibition inspires you to learn more about Ukrainian Art, we suggest you take our Kyiv Art Tour. You can read more about it here

WHEN: Until Sun, Aug 19, 10 AM – 5.30 PM

WHERE: Ivan Honchar Museum, Lavrska str., 19

HOW MUCH: 30 UAH

The ‘White Nights’ Festival

Thinking that short, fun and warm summer nights are almost gone? Get some real summer fun at this Dance Event. Forget about the harsh life and routine of the big city, enjoy five dance floors with more than 100 musicians and light installations. Have a break with the best city street food from Ulichnaya Eda. The tickets can be purchased here.

WHEN: Aug 17 – 19, from 8 PM

WHERE: Platforma Art Factory, Bilomorska str., 1

HOW MUCH: From 400 UAH

School Market from ‘VSI SVOI’

The school year is about to begin, so it’s time to look for some stylish school wear for your kids! Buy kids and teens clothes, shoes and accessories from Ukrainian designers, look for furniture and decorations for your kids’ bedrooms. And don’t worry if you’re still parenting a baby or a toddler, you’ll have a chance to find some pretty clothes too! In the end, parents will be able to indulge themselves with some cider. However, if it’s the adults’ fashion that you’re interested in at the end of the day, have a look at our Kyiv Fashion tour.

WHEN: Aug 18-19

WHERE: Desyatynna 12

HOW MUCH: Free

The Fifth Yoga Marathon Supporting the Animal Shelter

What can be better than a Sunday morning yoga session at the park? Probably, if you know that all the money gathered from the event will support the animal shelter. Shelter’s name is ‘Matilda,’ and besides money, you can show your support by bringing useful goods like pets’ food, toys, blankets or bowls. To participate in this event, please register here.

WHEN: Sun, Aug 19, 8 AM

WHERE: Taras Shevchenko Park

HOW MUCH: Charity donation of your choice

Movie Music on the Roof

What about a romantic night on a beautiful roof? Listen to your favorite movie songs by ‘Kyiv Virtuosos’ Orchestra on the roof of TSUM. The tickets can be purchased here. Besides the music, you’ll be able to enjoy excellent cocktails from the local bar. If you feel like having a couple more after the concert, we welcome you to our bar crawl tour.

WHEN: Sun, Aug 19, 7 PM

WHERE: TSUM Roof, Khreshchatyk str., 38

HOW MUCH: From 450 UAH

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