WARSAWESOME: YOUR WARSAW WEEKEND GUIDE (August 25-26)
How about FREE ice cream? :O find out what else is free (and awesome) this weekend in Warsaw.
1) Vegan Ben & Jerry’s for free!
Just pick up as much ice cream as you can and run home.
When: Saturday 23 from 11:00 to 14:00
Where: Carrefour Arkadia
2) Shows and workshops of the Gutenberg’s Printing Press
Arrange the letters from the original fonts yourself of the time and see how the Gutenberg Bible looked like.
Where: ul. Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16, Warsaw – Wilanow park
When: 25 and 26 August, at 11.30 and at 14.00
Price: Included in the price of the park ticket
3) Fun Day with Nickelodeon 2018
A free minimarathon for kids. There will also be several attractions like a SpongeBob Castle, a slime park, a dancing area and a concert.
- 500 m for children from 4 to 7 years old, at 11:30
- 1000 m for children aged 8-11, at 12:30
- 1500 m for children aged 12-14 at 13:30
Where: Marymoncka 34, 00-968 Warsaw
When: Saturday 25 from 11:00 to 17:00
4) Celebrations for the Independence of Ukraine
Concerts, workshops, exhibitions and a food market to celebrate the 100 years of Ukrainian independence.
Classes will take place between:
13:00 – 13:45
14:00 – 14:45
15:00 – 15:45
Where: Fort Sokolnickiego
When: Sunday 26 from 13:00 to 24:00
5) National Geographic Photo Exhibition
Over 10 years ago Joel Sartore, a world-class photographer, started the Photo Ark program in his hometown of Lincoln, Nebraska. Since then, he visited over 40 countries and created an unusual photographic archive, with beautiful portraits of nearly 12,000 species.
Where: Ratuszowa 1/3, Warsaw
When: from 01.08 to 30.09
Price: Included in the ticket of the Warsaw Zoo
6) Mexican Weekend at the Targ Śniadaniowy
Try real taco and burrito, as well as less known Mexican specialties.
What else can you expect?
– Concert of Mariachi Los Amigos
– Spice Challenge (that’s fun to watch, at least)
– Vote for the best TACO
– Vote for the best BURRITO
– Culinary Workshops
– Attractions for kids
Where: TARG Śniadaniowy – Wojska Polskiego 4, Warsaw
When: August 25 – August 26
7) Unusual carnivorous plants
Discover the world of predatory plants, some of which can even be grown at home.
Where: The Botanical Garden in Powsin – Prawdziwka 2, Powsin, Warsaw
When: August 25 – August 26
8) Brazilian Picnic
Chill surrounded by the sounds of Brazilian drums, learn some basics of Capoeira and indulge in Brazilian food.
What’s more, there will also be exhibitors with coffee, tea, guarana and cosmetics from Brazil!
Where: Hocki Klocki
When: Sunday 26 from 14:00 to 18:00
9) Warsaw Diversity Days
Picnic on the Vistula with concerts, performances on stage, a multicultural culinary market, a dance scene and an NGO zone where you can get acquainted with the Warsaw organizations working for diversity and against discrimination.
Where: Plac Zabaw – Tadeusza Kahla, Warsaw,
When: August 25 – August 26 (find out more about the program in the event, in English)
10) Women’s Football Academy
The Women’s Football Academy is the first open and free school of football for women and girls, run by women, in Poland. The training consists of different kinds of exercises, practices, tasks, and games: through playing, you can learn basic and advanced football techniques and tactical concepts and you can also improve your physical condition.
Where: Polna 7a, Warsaw
When: Aug 25 – Oct 27
FOOD FESTIVALS AND MARKETS
Check all the (past) Warsaw Weekend Guides here.