'Rügen International Open 2017'

Invitation to the first open tennis tournament 'Rügen International Open 2017'

The first open tournament for the Baltic Sea cities is organized in Bergen auf Rügen by the Tennis Association Bergen.

Please forward this invitation to the tennis clubs and players in your city.

The deadline for registration: 30 July 2017.

Week of patriotism

We are waiting to celebrate 100 years of Latvia. To celebrate independence day, we have gathered together greatest traditions and artists. From November 11th to 18th we will have several activities. We will fire up our torches and walk together with our neighbors to celebrate day of Lāčplēsis. But the culmination of celebration will be during the day of 18th November, when we will meet each other at the Gala concert. Don’t miss the chance to celebrate in Jēkabpils.

More information:
info@jkp.lv

 

Fair of Miķelis

Traditional harvest fair also known as celebration of day of Miķelis. You will not only have chance to buy practical, unique, hand-made and tasty things, but also enjoy culture program – traditional Latvian folk dances and songs.

More information:
Jēkabpils
info@jkp.lv
 

Summer Solstice

We invite you to celebrate shortest night of year with us. Traditionally we will wait for shortest night next to river Daugava, opposite Old Town square and listen to traditional Latvian music. Take tea and some snacks with yourself and enjoy.

More information:
Jēkabpils
info@jkp.lv

 

City Festival

To celebrate 348th birthday of Jēkabpils, we have arranged three days full of interesting events all around the town. Open air cinema and music – all of that you will experience at so called Garden Festival. Fair at Old Town square where you can buy hand made things.  Bike ride together with other people from town will make you feel connected with local community. Concerts, activities for children, fireworks and dances till the morning comes. All of that and more from 13th to 16th of June.

Anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration on the Restoration of Independence of the Republic of Latvia

To raise a feeling of belonging to Latvian country and culture and to celebrate this day, everyone is invited to participate in events that will take part in Jēkabpils during this day. We will start with ecumenical service and prayer. Later we will continue with singing together with local choirs and dancing folk dances with local dance groups.  In the evening everyone is welcomed to gather together at Old Town square for concert.

More information:
Jēkabpils
info@jkp.lv