Carpathian Alliance Festival

July 29-31, 2016 

Kyiv, Druzhby Narodiv Park

For the lovers of Metal: Kiev hosts a Carpathian Alliance Metal Festival in Druzhby Narodiv Park!

Current line-up: 
Primordial (IRL)
Rotting Christ (GRС)
Cemetery of Scream (POL)
Steignyr (ESP)
Voltumna (ITA)
MartYriuM (MLT)
Infected (UKR)
Mortuorial Eclipse (ARG)
Incarnal (POL)

Kyiv Opens a New Futuristic Center for Public Services

Kyiv Oblast Administration opens a brand new futuristic hub for the public services, where citizens can order and receive documents without traditional Ukrainian bureaucracy.

“Gotovo” is a pilot project of the Kyiv region with a purpose of fighting the corruption and bureaucracy. The 65 employees who will be working there were selected on the basis of having no experience in the field of licensing and permits. The founders promise a friendly staff instead of stiff government officials, which you have to beg.

Suicide Squad (2016) in English

Long-awaited DC Comics movie adaptation about a group of super-villains who are given a shot at redemption by embarking on a heroic mission that will most likely mean the death of them all. 


Premiere screening in English

Cinema City in Ocean Plaza Mall

176 Antonovicha street, Kyiv

Thursday, August 4 — 20:00



Oscar in Gulliver Mall

1 Sportyvna square, Kyiv

August 5 — 21:20

The Neon Demon (2016): Premiere in English

When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has.


Oscar Kino at Gulliver Shopping Mall

1a Sportyvna square, Kyiv


July 26, 20:00


Magnat Cinema

76 Irpinska street, Kyiv


28.07 — 21:10

29.07 — 18:40

Ice Age: Collision Course in English

Scrat's epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World. To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, travelling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful new characters.

Zhovten Cinema

26 Kostyantynivska street, Kyiv

July 23: 13:30

July 24: 13:40

Race (2016): Films in English

Race is based on the incredible true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy. Race is an enthralling film about courage, determination, tolerance, and friendship, and an inspiring drama about one man's fight to become an Olympic legend.


Zhovten Cimena

Kyiv, 26 Kostyantynivska street


Lifehack: How to visit Kyiv museums for free

Kyiv museums are generally not that expensive. But if you want to be frugal, here’s some tips how to save and learn something new!

Lots of Kyiv museums have Open Days once a month, and also most museums participate in international Museum Night on May 18.


Here is the list of monthly Open Days in Kyiv museums:

National Museum of Ukrainian History (2 Volodymyrska st) — last Monday of every month

National Art Museums of Ukraine (6 Grushevskogo st) — last Sunday of every month

Hedonism Festival 2016

July 29-31, 2016

UBK Beach

Kyiv, Trukhaniv Island

Entrance: 470 UAH for a three-day ticket


Hedonism is a 3 days festival at UBK beach, Kyiv, Ukraine. 4 stages, lots of genres, art zone and sport zone, lots of activities and a hedonistic atmosphere of total joy!

“Masterpieces of Ukrainian folk embroidery” exhibition

National Culture Center “Ivan Honchar Museum”

Lavrska street, 19

July 6—September 4, 10.00-17.30

Entrance: UAH 10-30


Biggest outdoor swimming pool just opened in Kyiv

The pool’s surface is more than 1500 square meters. The depth varies from 10 cm to 180 cm for kids and adults.

The pool works from 11:00 to 22:00 on weekdays and 10:00 to 23:00 on weekends. Monday is a day off.

Tuesday to Friday entrance is free, on weekends the entrance fee is included in Sky Park’s admission ticket price.

There are deck chairs and beach towels available for 50 UAH on weekdays and 100 UAH on weekends. There are no lockers for valuables.



Sky Family Park


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