WARSAWESOME: YOUR WARSAW WEEKEND GUIDE (September 15-16)
Going to work on Monday after such a great weekend is going to be a breeze 😀
1) National Sports Day
Try several sports and activities like archery, zip lining, hockey, capoeira, climbing and much more.
You can find the whole list of activities here. Remember that you have to register in advance for each class and that you can register for a max of 4 classes.
When: Saturday 15
Where: Various locations
2) Clean up the Kabacki forest
Enjoy one of the last warm days of the year and help to keep the Kabacki forest clean.
The organizers will provide gloves and bags.
When: Saturday 15 from 11:00 to 14:00
Contact to the organizer (Adam): 697 900 142
3) ECCO Walkathon Warszawa 2018
Running is a no-no for you? Still feeling like you really got to move your bootie after 5 days of sitting on a chair?
Join the walkathon! If you need some extra motivation, you will be donating 4 PLN (to your organization of choice) for each kilometer you complete.
When: Saturday 15 from 9:00 to 16:00
Where: Park Agrykola (start & finish)
Price: 39 PLN
4) Try rowing in Cud nad Wisłą (for FREE)
Try rowing (for free) on The Queen of the Polish Rivers! There are 4 spots for each hour so you need to register in advance.
Classes will take place between:
13:00 – 13:45
14:00 – 14:45
15:00 – 15:45
When: Saturday 15 from 13:00 to 15:45
Where: Cud nad Wisłą
5) Ekokreatywna Warszawa
An explosion of eco-creative ideas around topics like upcycling, recycling, sustainable transport, protection of clean air and of course handicrafts, crafts and good design.
There will be a large collection of electro waste, a handicraft market, a chilling zone, and a few workshops.
When: Saturday and Sunday
Where: Włościańska 52, Warsaw
6) Asian Festival
No street food is quite like Asian Street Food! Thai, Japanese, Indian, Georgian or Lebanese, you’ll find it here.
There will also be a market with awesome Korean cosmetics.
When: Sunday 16 from 12:00 to 19:00)
Where: ISKRA Pole Mokotowskie
7) Mexican Independence Day Fiesta!
Get ready for some real Mexican vibes because the Mexican Independence Day Fiesta is coming to town! Leave “Despacito” at the door and move your body to some Merengue, Bachata, Reggaeton, Cumbia, Latin Techno, Mariachi “y mas”!!
But there is more 🙂 Fellow expat and blogger Chido-Fajny is going to host the contest for the best Mexican costume. The winner gets a bottle of tequila and the runner-ups 20 drink vouchers.
When: Saturday 15 from 21:00 to 05:00
Where: Świętokrzyska 18, Warsaw
8) Crossroads of Cultures Festival & Kuchnia Konfliktu
The Crossroads of Cultures Festival (Eng) is primarily a music festival, but you’ll also be able to find some nice food international food.
The Kuchnia Konfliktu merges food with social dialogue, with the aim to educate us about the things that refugees need most: safe employment, a sense of stability and acceptance, and an opportunity to share their culture and cuisine.
When: from Sep 16 to Sep 22
Where: Plac Defilad 1, Warsaw
9) “Let Live Crafts!”
Buy products from the most interesting craft brands making ceramics, jewelry, furniture, leather accessories, clothing or paper products.
When: Saturday 15 from 11:00 to 19:00
Where: Kredytowa 1, Warsaw
10) Krzysztof Miller. 1989 Exhibition
The year 1989 was a breakthrough year for Poland.
In this exhibition, you’ll see over 100 photographs by Krzysztof Miller depicting the journey from the first meetings to the first free elections in post-communist Poland.
When: Sunday 16 from 12:00 to 20:00
Where: Karowa 20, Warsaw
FOOD EVENTS AND MARKETS
Check all the (past) Warsaw Weekend Guides here.