Party Till Dawn! Summer Tourist Season 2018 Kicks Off In Minsk Upper Town

Saturday, May 5, is the day when you should drop everything and come to the very heart of the Belarusian capital – the Upper Town. Music and tourist season is in full swing in Minsk. You don’t want to miss it, right?

Eat, drink, dance!

Since today every weekend the Upper Town will turn into a fair of fun activities interesting both for locals and guests of the city.

Everyone will find something to his taste here as the program of this summer season is extremely varied.

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All are welcome here, come with your friends, families and loved ones.

Or enjoy your own company and treat yourself until it’s all over on 22 September.

Street musicians, creative master classes, open-air music, historic and theatre performances, jazz evenings and interactive games for kids.

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Foodies would be glad to know that days of national culture and cuisine are also on the list.

This year, Estonia and the United Kingdom will present their countries’ goodies for the first time.

Where to go and what to do?

Here is a brief guide to help you navigate through a busy program of events.


12-1pm – Historical theatrical-interactive performance “The Principality of Polotsk”

Where: Plošča Svabody near the Town Hall

2-3pm – Peshekhodka KIDS, music and entertainment creative and educational interactive for kids and parents

Where: Karetnyi dvorik

3-5pm – Orchestral siesta. “Nemiga”concert orchestra, Minsk orchestras

Where: Monastyrskiy dvorik; vulica Kiryly i Miafodzija 8d

12am-10pm – Opening of the summer music and tourist season


Victory Day thematic concert at the Town Hall

12 MAY

12am-1pm – Historical theatrical-interactive performance “Matchmaking of Jogaila”

3-5pm – Orchestral siesta

5-10.30pm – Dances and master-classes accompanied by lindy-hop and blues

MAY 19

12am-1pm – Historical theatrical-interactive performance “Vytautas the Great”

2-3pm – Peshekhodka KIDS

5-10.30 – Dances and master classes accompanied by lindy-hop and blues

8-10pm – Premiere of the show “On the Verge”

26 MAY

12am-1pm – Historical theatrical-interactive performance”Magdeburg Rights”

12am-10pm – Festival-fair “Vyasnovy Bouquet”

2-3pm – Peshekhodka KIDS

3-5pm – Orchestral siesta

2-10.30pm – Thematic program “Sounds of the streets”

5-10.30pm – Dance programs and master-classes “Incendiary Rhythms of Lindy-Hop and Blues”, modern dance styles Just: Jam

Mind that there can be changes in the schedule. BelarusFeed will do its best to keep you updated!