WARSAWERSOME: YOUR WARSAW WEEKEND GUIDE (January 13-14)
Plenty of free concerts, markets, and exhibitions as usual. To not be missed are all the events related to the Finals of WOŚP. Learn more about it below (number 8 on the list).
1) Unwanted Gifts in Ogrodowa
Have you received Xmas gifts you don’t really care about? Before you transform them into “dust collectors”, we give you an alternative: go to the Ogrodowa Street and sell your stuff!
You will give new life to your unwanted objects, make some extra cash or simply get some new stuff at a discounted price.
Where: Ogrodowa 31/35, Warsaw
When: Sunday 14 from 12:00 to 15:00
2) Fascinating World of Spiders and Scorpions
Every day from 11:00 to 19:00 there will be a professional guide who will talk about spiders and scorpions and answer all the guests’ questions (Polish).
Additionally, every day from 12:00 and 16:00 you will be able to hold a spider on your hand and take a souvenir photo!
Where: Palace of Culture and Science, Plac Defilad 1, Warsaw
When: Jan 13 – Jan 28
Price: 20,00 PLN
3) Opening of Miau Cafe in Mokotow
As part of cats’ mission to take over the world, there is going to be an opening of a Cat cafe in Mokotow. Worth checking out!
Where: ul. Naruszewicza 30, Warsaw
When: Saturday 13 from 10:00 to 20:00
4) What’s most interesting beers and dishes in Warsaw
Discover what are the most interesting beers and dishes “made in Warsaw”. Pyzy and cold beer won’t be missing!
Where: Stacja Grochów. Grochowska 178/184, Warsaw
When: Jan 11 – Jan 21
5) Open day with ashtanga yoga
This method of yoga involves synchronizing the breath with a progressive series of postures in order to produce intense internal heat and a profuse, purifying sweat that detoxifies muscles and organs. You can try it out for free this Saturday.
Where: Śniadeckich 18/1, Warsaw
When: Saturday 13 from 12:00 to 14:30
6) Warsaw Caroling 2018
Did you think the holiday season was over? Nooope. On Saturday you’ll be able to feel the holidays once again, with hot beverages and festive carols.
You will receive a free songbook so that you can easily (if you can read basic Polish) join the chorus.
Where: Castle Square
When: Saturday 13 from 17:00 to 19:00
7) Some Interesting Markets
8) Warsaw Concerto
The Warsaw Polytechnic is a beautiful building, recently popularized by hundreds of Instagrammers. On Saturday, you can enjoy a free concerto of classical music. But hurry up, free spots are limited.
Where: Warsaw University of Technology. Koszykowa 75, Warsaw
When: Saturday 13 from 18:00 to 21:00
9) Final of WOŚP
The WOŚP raises funds to provide equal access to healthcare for all newborns.
There will be a lot of events organized this year. You can learn more about the events here. The final concert will be held in Plac Defilad on Sunday.
Where: Plac Defilad
When: Sunday 14 from 13:30 to 22:00
10) Laughs at Loko: English Stand-Up Open Mic vol.11
End your weekend with a laughter with a new group of comedians that will show off their skills and try new material. The event costs 10 PLN and includes a free beer.
Where: LOKO. Smolna 36, Warsaw
When: Sunday 14 from 19:30 to 22:00
Price: 10 PLN
Do you want to check out the past editions of Warsawesome? Here are the past Weekend in Warsaw posts.