WARSAWESOME: YOUR WARSAW WEEKEND GUIDE (October 6-7)
A design festival, an open day at a dog shelter, a free musical, a free musical reinterpretation of Michael Jackson songs and much more. Check out our weekly selection 🙂
1) Poland Design Festival
At the Poland Design Festival, you can find unique interior design inspiration. This is a place where young designers, interior designers, and design offices will present their services and products, including furniture, decorations, home accessories, souvenirs, fashion, and jewelry.
When: Oct 4 – 7
Where: Aleja Katowicka 62, Nadarzyn
Price: from 60 PLN
2) Open Day at Paluch
Paluch hosts 700 dogs and a number of cats (which varies between 30 in winter and up to 200 in summer). For the occasion of this open day, they will organize workshops, a photo exhibition and much more.
If you adopt a dog during the open day you’ll get a souvenir photo made in their new professional photo studio.
When: Saturday 6 from 12:00 to 17:00
Where: ul. Paluch 2, Warsaw
3) Singin’ Warsaw with Michael Jackson
The show will feature a live reinterpretation of “Man in the Mirror” (and several other famous songs). The artistic direction of the event was taken up by Paulina Kardas – the leader of the “Singin ‘Warsaw” team, and a graduate of the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw.
When: Sunday 7 from 19:00 to 20:00
Where: al. Niepodległości 141a, Warsaw
4) Japonism Exhibition
Japonism” is a term which means the influence of Japanese art and culture on Western art at the end of the 19th century.
The Bunkasai Festival was created with the mission of conveying the beauty and authenticity of Japanese art and tradition while stimulating creativity in local artists and designers.
When: Saturday 6 from 11:00 to 12:00
Where: Brukselska 23, Warsaw
5) Warsaw Fiction Fair – Autumn 2018
.Here you’ll find handmade items, clothes, accessories, jewelry and everything you need to refine your cosplay costumes.
At the Fair, there will also be food stations, a photo exhibition, and shelves with books and board games.
When: Oct 6 – 7
Where: Bracka 25, Warsaw
Price: You pick the price (from 1 to 100 PLN)
6) Warsaw Art Fair
Over 60 contemporary art galleries and antique shops will bring you more than 1000 objects to buy.
When: Saturday 6 from 11:00 to 20:00
Where: Arkady Kubickiego – Plac Zamkowy 4, Warsaw
Price: 20 PLN
7) Autumn International Jewelry and Mineral Market
The fair is devoted to jewelry products, minerals, and semi-finished products necessary to create jewelry.
When: Oct 6 – 7
Where: ul. Nowowiejska 37B, Warsaw
Price: 8 – 12 PLN
8) A march with music “Come on, it will be fun!”
Hundreds of people, music along the way, and 5 kilometers to march. It’s not a lot, but if you compare it with the couch you can consider it a good Sunday training!
When: Sunday 7 from 10:00 (the walk at 12.25)
Meeting point: Legia Warsaw stadium – ul. Łazienkowska, Warsaw
Price: 25 PLN
9) Textura – an exhibition of Polish design
A journey through patterns and textures that have been present in Polish design for decades. In the exhibition, you will see several dozen objects that stand out for their originality and touch.
When: Daily, until Oct 28
Where: Plac Konesera 2, Warsaw
10) Twist and Shout! – Warszawa
The musical will be about a fashion designer that moves back to Warsaw to find out that his neighbor is involved in suspicious activities. The show will include modern musical arrangements of some of the Beatles greatest hits.
When: Daily until 14th of October. From 19:00 to 21:30
Where: Kołowa 20, Warsaw
FOOD EVENTS AND MARKETS
Check all the (past) Warsaw Weekend Guides here.