Summer is undoubtedly the favorite season for party lovers. During warm months, those who love clubbing and dancing to vibrant music tunes can enjoy this activity not only in stuffy night clubs, but also on spacious open-air venues. Listening to lovely melodies on a dance floor, enjoying fresh air and the beautiful views of city or beach shore at the same time – this is really one of the greatest pleasures of summer nights. Let us consider the best open-air party venues in Kyiv, where locals and guests of the city can spend a bright night out.
Yuzhniy Bereg Kieva (UBK)
Yuzhniy Bereg Kieva (South Shore of Kyiv) is a cozy beach club, located on Trukhaniv island. This is a great place to have a tasty meal and a refreshing cocktail, to enjoy a sunshine on the beach and to dance. Yuzhniy Bereg Kieva is open for everyone who just loves to have fun, therefore it is the right place to meet new interesting people. Office workers as well as creative individuals will feel comfortable here. The entrance to the majority of parties in Yuzhniy Bereg Kieva is free. During the day, Yuzhniy Bereg Kieva looks like a nice city beach with people calmly relaxing in the sun and swimming in Dnipro waters. But after 18:00, this place suddenly turns into a real open-air night club. People love Yuzhniy Bereg Kieva for lively DJ sets, delicious drinks and good hookah. The club regularly holds various thematic events, including rave and jazz parties, theatre and cinema evenings.
Address: Trukhaniv island, 200 m to the right from Pedestrian bridge
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In summer 2016, the founders of well-known Gnezdo Bar opened a new dance floor on the bank of Dnipro River. The club, located near river port storages and production premises, impresses with an industrial underground atmosphere. River Port quickly gained popularity with its electronic music dawns, tasty cocktails and hookah. The club is focused on the development of Ukrainian electronic scene. The main purposes of River Port club are to make underground music more understandable and closer for a larger number of people and to popularize clubbing without excessive glamour and snobbery. The club attracts visitors with the opportunity to hang out in a unique place with industrial views on a river bank, hidden from the city noise in the very center of the Ukrainian capital. Parties with Ukrainian and foreign DJs are regularly held here. Well-known DJs from France, Germany, Lithuania, Spain, Italy, Czech Republic and Romania have already performed in River Port. Party organizers also support less-known musicians, if they feel potential in them.
Address: 67, Nyzhnii Val street
Roof open-air concert venue in Kyiv was opened in 2016. Though this location is rather new, it has already gained popularity among locals and city guests. Roof is situated on the top of 9-storey building, pleasing visitors with a spectacular panorama view. In summertime, the performances of the best Ukrainian and foreign artists regularly take place here. Such well-known bands as Okean Elzy, Pianoboy SKAI, Nino Katamadze and Insights have already played on the Roof scene, and there are more interesting upcoming events. Roof working hours are 14:00-7:00 daily. The opening hours of kitchen and bar with delicious food and drinks are 14:00-01:00 on Sunday-Thursday and 14:00-02:00 Friday and Saturday.
Address: 37-41, Sechevykh Strilciv street
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Art-Zavod Platforma is the first and largest creative cluster in Kyiv, a unique location, uniting different people and ideas. This is a progressive center for development of IT industry, education, art, design, gastronomic culture, music and social activities. Art-Zavod Platforma provides space for musical and art events, workshops, co-working, bars etc. It made a great contribution to the development of festival culture in Ukraine. Art-Zavod Platforma shows the new level of events organization and creates unique formats of thematic events. This location offers various events for audiences of different ages and professions. More than 100 well-known musicians have already performed on Art-Zavod Platforma scenes. The list of these artists includes Boombox, Gus Gus, Maneken, Jamala, Garden City Movement, DoP. Art-Zavod Platforma is also famous for holding a series of exciting White nights parties with numerous dance floors and DJs.
Address: 1, Bilomorska street
Enjoy the rousing summer nights at the best open-air party venues in Kyiv.
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