15 most bright events of August 2016 in Kiev!

The last month of summer will appreciate with concerts, festivals, markets and sporting events. For those who have not gone to the sea, there are a lot of options to relax in the city: street food festival, night parties, outdoor festivals and tomato battle.


The essence of the event lies in the fact that each participant can demonstrate his photographs on a clothesline using clothespins linen. In exchange for your photos, you can pick any other. Your photos can be signed and left with the coordinates for communication or unusual message for its future owner. Photo size can be different - from 10x15 to 1x1 m.

When: August 6 from 15:00 to 19:00
Where: Shevchenko Park
Participation is free

Football and concert at the NSC "Olympic"

There will be continued the celebration of the 90th anniversary of FC "Dynamo" (Kiev). Artists who will perform on Saturday at the stadium: "SKAI" group, "Robots Do not Cry" band and the band "Sonic Muse". Leading the concert - Fozzy (TNMK). The teams that come together in a football match of FC "Dynamo" (Kiev) - FC "Dnepr". The concert starts at 17:00. Football starts at 19:30.

When: August 6, 19:30
Where: NSK "Olympic"
How much: 35-400 UAH

Festival "Zen Time"

International Festival-Intensive "Zen Time" combines in its space unforgettable and full relaxation for the mind, body and soul for the favor. Here you will find a 2 day full reset of the internal state and attitude.
When: 13-14 August
Where: Vacation complex "Island of Luck" in Koncha Zaspa, 26 km of trails Staroobuhovskoy (details on the website)
How much: from 675 UAH (buy a ticket)

Street Food Festival

The theme of the festival in August - Asian cuisine. Details and schedule of activities will be known later.

When: 12-14 August
Where: Platforma Art Factory
How much: 50 UAH

Hip-Hop Festival

The program includes three days of master classes, lectures, street art, music, dance and battles.

When: 12-14 August
Where: Platforma Art Factory
How much: entrance is 50 UAH (there will also be a festival of street food)

FuckUp Nights Kyiv

FuckUp Nights were born in Mexico in 2012, and today, meetings are held in 53 countries. You can hear the frank recognition of local leaders. The program traditionally, includes funny and sad stories about life and business.

When: August 12, 20:00
Where: Fedoriv Hub
How much: 299-799 UAH

MARKET "Vse.Svoi"

The program for August:
August 13-14 - Clothing and Accessories, big discounts; 
August 20-21 - gastronomy; 
August 27-28 - children.

Where: D12 Gallery
Free admission

Acoustics on the roof

Roll Models Band presents an acoustic version of the upcoming album, "Kiss me, you animal" and will play their favorite hits.

When: August 13, 19:00
Where: Roof
Free admission

Dream Big Festival

Dream Big Festival на ЮБК 20 августа.

This is a festival of master classes and show elements, when buying a ticket the visitor has full access to all master classes and activities. The program includes

  • a scene on the water: performances by musical groups, finalists of "Ukraine Got Talent" and "Everybody Dances"; 
  • workshops: DJ Master Class, watercolor painting, graphic improvisation, sand animation, playing various musical instruments; 
  • show: archery, theater workshops, a fire show, dance workshops; 
  • activity: yoga competitions in Mortal Combat, Quests, original sports games and competitions; 
  • street food and the lounge area (seating with a guitar and cooking classes).

When: August 20, from 12:00 to 21:00
Where: South Coast, Trukhanov Island
How much: 100 UAH

Charity "Race in vyshyvanka" for an Independence Day

Ukrainians from different cities and countries come together for a good cause and to make a "Race in embroidered shirts" (or vyshyvanka). The collected funds will be used to ensure that the young people of Kiev from 5 schools have received athletics kits for sports education. Fight for an Independence Cup in embroidered shirts can both adults and children. Kids up to 10 years will run 100 m, up to 15 years - 500 m, while the adults will compete in the race at 500 meters, 5 and 10 km.

Participants will receive a starter pack with a backpack, t-shirt, embroidery, starting number with a chip "MyLaps" for time fixation, as well as a commemorative medal of a finisher. The winners will receive prize cups and cash prizes. It is offered a program of entertainment, gifts and a concert with the participation of the Ukrainian band - TIC. The organizers of the race are the "Federation of sports fans" and "Athletics Federation."

When: August 24, 9:00 am
Where: Start with a Rusanovskaya waterfront

White Nights

Белые ночи на Арт-заводе Платформа 26-28 августа.

White nights at the Art Factory Platformф 26-28 august. Line-up: Christian Burns and The Maneken LIVE, performances of Cherokey, Cape Cod feat. Constantine and Tyoma with a grandiose program and string orchestra. And a couple of surprises and unexpected role: Pianoboy DJ-Set and DJ O'Skrypka, and DJs of the seven cities of Ukraine. Also in the program: fashion show with the participation of Ukrainian designers and media people, bold and crazy art installation.

When: 26-28 August
Where: Platforma Art Factory
How much: 150 UAH

Pussies Festival

Фестиваль котиков на ВДНГ 27 августа.

The essence of the volunteer project is simple - to find an animal from a shelter house. Festival guests are awaited for cat contests and sweepstakes, fairs, workshops for children and fashionable cat auction for adults.

When: August 27, 10:00
Where: VDNG, Hall 8
Free admission

Tomatina kiev

Томатина kiev 27 августа на Ледовом стадионе. Фото jeytravel.ru

The festival La Tomatina - annual festival, held in the Spanish town of Buñol in the last week of August. It is a large-scale battle, in which the tomatoes are the shells. In Kiev, it is promised to make an analogue of this festival. In addition to the fights, the participants will get for the fair, international cuisine service and entertainment: live entertainment, music, contests and innovative entertainment.

When: August 27, from 12:00 to 20:00
Where: Ice Arena
How much: 100 UAH

The Bad Plus Concert

Концерт The Bad Plus в клубе Atlas 30 августа.

For the first time daring lawmakers of modern American jazz - cult trio The Bad Plus will perform in Ukraine. Their music is called high art and acoustic jazz of the future. When they are performing the music  of Radiohead, Nirvana and Pink Floyd is becoming ... jazz.

When: August 30, 19:00
Where: Atlas Club
How much: 200-800 UAH

Mikhalok and Brutto. Acoustic concert on the roof

Михалок и Brutto. Акустический концерт на крыше Roof 31 августа. Фото mfront.net

The program includes the favorite songs of Brutto Lyapis98 and acoustics, as well as poetry and short stories.

When: August 31, 19:00
Where: Roof
How much: 250-800 UAH