WARSAWESOME: YOUR WARSAW WEEKEND GUIDE (July 14-15)
Outdoor events, beer festivals, and markets. Where will you go?
1) Open Ząbkowska | The Great Market of Books and Vinyls
Let the hunt for super cheap books and vynils begin! And since you are here, check out what else is going on in Open Ząbkowska.
When: Saturday 14 from 12:00 to 18:00
Where: Ząbkowska 9a, Warsaw
2) Guided tours (in English) of the Warsaw ZOO
A nice occasion to learn more about the history of the Warsaw Zoological Garden – from the first years after its opening, to the difficult times during Nazi occupation.
Where: 11 Listopada 22 Warsaw
When: Sunday 15 from 10:00 to 11:30
Price: Tour is free, ticket for the zoo 30 PLN
3) III International Festival of Street Puppet Theaters
Artists from six countries will present the art of street puppet theater. Every hour there will be a different performer.
Where: New Town Market Square, Warsaw
When: Saturday and Sunday, every hour from 11:00 to 18:00
Price: 20 PLN
4) VI Jazz Zdrój Festival – Louis Armstrong
A unique musical event dedicated to the memory of the outstanding jazzman, Louis Armstrong.
Where: Amfiteatr Park Zdrojowy Konstancin-Jeziorna
When: Saturday 14 (from 16:00 to 21:00) and Sunday 15 (from 13:00 to 19:30)
No FB Event (this is the page)
5) Buy a beer for a pet – Warsaw
For every beer you drink, you support a pet at the same time (1 zł for every beer will be donated to Stowarzyszenie Otwarte Klatki)!
This action is taking place in the following bars:
- Cuda na Kiju – multitap bar
- Babie Lato
- Bar Pacyfik
- Oleandrów – Inne Beczki
- Małe Piwo
- Orzo People Music Nature
When: July 12 – July 15
6) Vegan BBQ #10 at Pogłos
Vegan ‘kaszanka’, spicy soy chops, pierogi and more vegan food will be grilling on the barbeque. 10% of the income will be given to an animal shelter.
Where: Burakowska 12, Warsaw
When: Sunday 15 from 14:00 to 23:00
7) The Palatum Craft Beer Festival and the World Cup Final
Awesome Varsovian craft beer and the final match of the World Cup!
Where: Chata Trapera – Sprawna, Warsaw
When: Sunday 15 from 12:00 to 22:00
8) Nightskating Warszawa EXTREME
Nightskating Warsaw, is a series of late night strolls on roller skates through the main streets of Warsaw, which was found to popularise roller skating as a sport for everybody, regardless of the age.
Only advanced roller skaters can participate: you should know how to stop effectively and immediately, keep the speed of at least 15 km/h and be able to skate for at least 45 km.
Where: Krakowskie Przedmieście, Warsaw
When: Saturday 14 from 21:00 to 2:00
9) Slow Weekend on the Vistula
Polish designers and unique handicraftsmen will bring you natural cosmetics, fashion, and design.
Where: Nowe Bulwary Wiślane, Warsaw
When: July 14 – July 15
10) Recruitment for the women’s American football team
I thought this could be interesting for some of you.
A team is gathering women aged 16 to 40 to join a new American football team. This is a niche discipline in Poland, so don’t worry if you have no idea what the sport is about.
Of course, this may or may not be suitable to non-Polish speakers.
Where: Merliniego 2, Warsaw
When: Sunday 15 from 20:00 to 22:00