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Upcoming events in Slovakia this autumn

Today we will look closer at the most interesting events that will take place in the university towns of Slovakia in the second half of autumn.


22.-25.11. «Street food park vol. 15» - street food fest

The monthly street food festival «Street Food Park» continues in Bratislava this November. There you can taste Slovak traditional dishes, pastries, burgers, delicious and wholesome desserts, as well as hot and soft drinks, including new varieties of coffee and tea. This is a perfect event for those who like to gather with friends in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoy delicious food. The event takes place in front of the Old Market (Stará tržnica) on the Square of the Slovak National Uprising (Námestie SNP).

29.11. Lecture: How to live without garbage

What else can you do to put your life on an "eco-friendly track" and get closer to the ideal point of consumption - "Zero Waste"? How can you significantly reduce the consumption of electricity, water, things, household chemicals, and reduce the amount of waste? How to live without garbage? You can think about it at the lecture by Ivana Malesh, a specialist in the field of ecology and environmentalism. Tickets for the event are available at this link.

1.12. Startup Awards

The seventh season of the grand final of the prestigious competition for innovative business and entrepreneurs Startup Awards will be held traditionally at the end of the year. Come see new companies that have global potential, and meet inspiring people.

8.12 Urban Market 2017 – winter edition

Urban Market is the largest "alternative" event in Slovakia and an open platform for contemporary art, design, educational programs, fashion and hand-made. Urban Market 2017 - winter edition will be held on December 8 in the industrial building Mlynica in the Bratislava New City.


6.12 Marathon in honor of St. Nicholas Day

Kosice is the city of the oldest marathon in Europe. And now for the fourth time on the day of St. Mikulas, an event with a festive Christmas atmosphere will take place. Professionals and amateurs - everyone can join this sporting holiday. The marathon route will run through the historic streets of the city: Hlavná - Mlynská - Mestský park - Mlynská - Hlavná.

21.11 Night of Chances: technology and engineering

The night of chances is a unique event, in which leaders of successful Slovak companies will meet with students and graduates of different directions. On the example of successful and famous people of the Slovak business environment, it is planned to visually demonstrate to students and fresh graduates that modern Slovakia is a country of opportunities where it is possible to achieve success in various fields. The event will take place in the walls of the library of the Technical University in Kosice.

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25.11 Wine Tasting on St. Catherine's Day

All connoisseurs of a noble drink can join the tasting festival of the best Slovak wines of 2017, which will be held on November 25 in five specialized places in the SNP Square. More detailed information about the festival will appear very soon, so follow the news on the Facebook page of the event.

13.12. Travel films: Chernobyl

More than a quarter of a century has passed since the Chernobyl disaster, but the consequences associated with it are still relevant today. Come see a documentary film and find out more about the tragedy that changed the world. The show will be held in the assembly hall of the Slovak Medical University. Tickets are available here.


29.11. Animation film festival AninetFest

AninetFest international cartoon festival will give viewers a chance to see 20 of the best short animated films from 13 countries.This is the third edition of the event. This year 1650 films from over 100 countries will take a part.

1.-2. 12. Vinum Laugaricio

Exhibition center in Trencin - Expo Center is preparing for the thirteenth time an international exhibition of wines and other alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages - Vinum Laugaricio.


3.12. Marathon in honor of St. Nicholas Day

One more Christmas marathon will take place in Presov on the 3 of December. Follow the news on the Facebook page of the event.