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Find what´s on in Pilsen and Pilsen region. Enjoy the atmosphere of Pilsen through cultural events, theater performances, open-air concerts, beer and street festivals, workshops, traditional markets, fireworks etc. Here are the major events you shouldn’t miss:

Plzeň events calendar: Find what´s on in Plzeň Czech Republic. Visit farmer markets in Plzeň and taste street food. Plzen (Pilsen) Veranstaltungen.


Every Saturday: 8-12 am, Republic Square in Pilsen
You can taste fresh products of local farmers as cheese, meat, bread, honey, wine, fruits and vegetables. Farmers markets take place in main square in Plzeň between the Cathedral of St.Bartholomew and the Pilsen City Hall every Saturday from 8 till 12 am.

Plzeň events calendar: Find what´s on in Plzeň Czech Republic. Plzen (Pilsen) Veranstaltungen.

Summer Concerts

July - August 2018, Pilsner Urquell Brewery
Summer open-air concerts take place in the area of Pilsner Urquell Brewery every Thursday (exept of August 16) from 7 pm. Free entry. Look forward to performances of popular Czech bands.
Pilsner Urquell Brewery: U Prazdroje 7, Plzeň.

  • 5. 7. 2018 – Manu Destra, Yo Yo Band
  • 12. 7. 2018 – The Wild Roots, Ota Balage
  • 19. 7. 2018 – Liwid, O5 a Radeček
  • 26. 7. 2018 – Tajfun, Vilém Čok & Bypass
  • 2. 8. 2018 – Čardáš Klaunů, Medvěd 009
  • 9. 8. 2018 – Like-it, Honza Křížek & kapela
  • 15. 8. 2018 – X-Cover, Extra Band (Wednesday)
  • 23. 8. 2018 – The Complication, Minus 123 minut
  • 30. 8. 2018 – John Wolfhooker, The Switch

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Pilsen Veranstaltungen: Soup festival in Pilsen belongs to the popular Pilsen events.

Soup festival in Pilsen

September 2, 2018: 12 am - 6 pm, U Prazdroje 7, Pilsen
Traditional festival of soup in the area of Pilsner Urquell Brewery. Come to taste various kinds of soup carefully prepared by Master Chefs in 40-litre pots on the open fire just in front of your eyes.

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Pilsen Veranstaltungen: Konzerte, music, festivals in Plzeň.

Open-air Opera

September 7, 2018: 7.30 pm, Main Square Pilsen
Opera "Prodaná nevěsta" under Pilsen sky! Huge live show will take place in front of the Cathedral of St. Bartholomew in Republic Square in Plzen. The theatre performance written by the czech famous composer Bedřich Smetana is a part of 100th anniversary celebration of the Czech Republic Foundation. You will see Pilsen folk costumes, live animals, traditional markets, dancers and singers. Free entry.

Pilsen Veranstaltungen: Beer festival in Plzeň belongs to the most visited Pilsen events.

Beer festival: Sun in Glass

September 21-22, 2018, Purkmistr Brewery, Pilsen
Beer festival in the area of Purkmistr Brewery in Pilsen-Černice, Selská náves 21/2. This event introduces beer of small breweries not only from the Czech Republic but also from abroad. You can enjoy your time with beer in the large newly renovated farmhouse, which includes a beerhouse with a brewery, a restaurant, a hotel with spa, wellness and a bowling alley.

Plzeň events calendar: Beer festival in Plzeň belongs to the most visited Pilsen events.

Beer festival: Pilsner Fest

October 6, 2018: 11 am - 12 pm, U Prazdroje 7, Pilsen
Traditional festival of beer in the area of Pilsner Urquell Brewery. Come to celebrate a birthday of world-famous Pilsner Urquell beer during this popular Pilsen event. The second stage will be located in Pilsen city center.

Plzeň events calendar: Treffpunkt is Czech-Bavarian festival.

Treffpunkt: Festival of Czech-Bavarian culture

October 19-21, 2018: DEPO2015, Presslova 14, Plzeň
Traditional festival as a celebration of Czech-Bavarian friendship. Pilsen is the Partner City with German Regensburg. The event is accompanied by musical performances, dancing and beer presentation of Czech and German producers. You can expect also a program for kids. The whole family is welcome.

Plzeň events calendar: Celebration of the Republic Foundation. Pilsner Fest.

Celebration of the Republic Foundation

28. October 2018
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Czech Republic Foundation. The firework starts in Pilsen Republic Square at .. pm. The program will be accompanied by street food festival, which will introduce tastes from the time of the First Republic. Street food festival will take place in the area of DEPO2015, Presslova 14.

Plzeň events calendar: Markets in Pilsen offers hand made goods.

Saint Martin Markets in Pilsen

3.-11. November 2018: 9 am - 6pm
Traditional markets in Republic Square. See the bohemian handicraft, taste the Czech gingerbreads, cheese or wine, walk through the Pilsen main square and buy some nice hand made stuff for your home. You can expect live music performances every afternoon.

Plzeň events calendar 2018: Pilsen Events Czech Republic

Battle Reconstruction

17. November 2018: 1 - 6 pm, Křižíkovy sady Plzeň
After 400 years, the General Petr Ernst von Mansfeld conquers the city of Pilsen as well as in 1618. The first battle is going to take place in front of the Mansfeld Restaurantat at 2 pm, the another one at 5 pm. Look forward to dancing, singing and other performances.

Plzeň events  calendar: Christmas markets in Pilsen attract a lot of tourists.

Plzeň Christmas markets 2018

December 2018: 9 am - 7 pm, Republic Square
Enjoy the atmosphere of Christmas markets in Pilsen and find gifts for your family and friends, see the huge wooden Bethlehem, sing Christmas songs, taste the Czech traditional sweet "Trdelník" and gingerbreads, warm up with mulled wine or just simply stop and relax.

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Plzeň events calendar: Pilsen Czech Republic liberation celebration is the most famous Pilsen festival. Pilsner Fest.

Pilsen Liberation Celebration 2019

May 2019
Celebrate Liberation of Plzeň by US Army in 1945! Liberation festival is the most popular event in Pilsen. Look forward to veterans, historic army cars, open air concerts, Convoy of Liberty and live army camps. Expect a lot of people in Pilsen streets: Plzeň will celebrate. See the full Program of Liberation Festival 2019.

Pilsen events calendar: Fresh festival is the traditional festivals in Pilsen.

Fresh Festival in Pilsen

May, 2019: in the park behind Plaza Shopping Center, Plzeň
Festival of good food and drink, quality gastronomy for all gourmands. Cooking shows and workshops, presentation of wineries, TOP restaurants, experience gastronomy, breweries, farmers markets, regional food and cocktail bars.

Pilsen events calendar: CIOFF is the international folklore festival in Pilsen.

International Folklore Festival CIOFF® Pilsen

June, 2019: Smetanovy sady and Republic Square, Plzeň
Since 1997 is the International Folklore Festival CIOFF® Pilsen the meeting place for lovers of folklore and traditional folk art. Each year about 20 groups of adults or children from the Czech Republic and foreign countries participate in this festival. The open-air event takes place in the historical centre of Pilsen in the pleasant surroundings of the park. Hundreds of participants in amazing traditional costumes create an unforgettable atmosphere through their dances and music for which the festival events are regularly visited by large number of fans.

Pilsen events calendar: historical weekend in Plzeň.

Historical weekend in Pilsen

June 7-9, 2019: Plzeň City Centre
You will travel back in the time. A lot of music, theatre, fencing performances and people dressed as in medieval times you can expect by visiting the historical weekend in Pilsen. The event will take place on Republic Square and in streets and parks close to the Pilsen City Centre. The parade of ghosts will go through the City on Saturday evening. Come to Pilsen to see firework, ride an old tram and spend a fantastic time with other visitors.

Plzeň events calendar: Gambrinus day is the Beer festival, which belongs to the most visited Pilsen events.

Beer festival: Gambrinus Day

June, 2019, Pilsen City Center
Traditional festival of beer "Gambrinus Day" takes place on 4 stages in Pilsen: Republic Square, Křižíkovy sady, in front of Museum in Kopeckého sady and in Smetanovy sady. The beer will be taped directly from tanks to glasses. You will taste the unfiltered and unpasteurised Gambrinus 12°, which was brewed specially for this event. Come to Plzen to enjoy beer, many music performances, school of tapping and cooking shows.

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