July in Lviv might seem to be a bit slow in concerts and festivals after amazingly rich for events June. It seems only natural that the one needs to take a break after 5-day Alfajazz marathon & concerts of Ukrainian top artists like Jamala, Ivan Dorn, Boombox and others. July’s event calendar might look less busy, but still has quite a number of concerts and festivals to offer.
First Philharmonic Summer Festival
Hosted by Lviv National Philharmonic Hall, this festival will bring real joy to all classical music lovers. A series of concerts will be happening during July and first half of August. Check Lviv National Philharmonic Hall Facebook page for schedule and tickets reservations details.
When: 1 July - 12 August
Where: 7 Chaykovskyy street, Lviv
Rumbarbar Swin and Dance opening event
Rumarbar is a new beach club near Lviv that opens its doors to the visitors on July 16th. Rumbarbar opening party is one of the most anticipated events of this summer. Guests will be entertained by «Mad Hads» band, stand-up comedy shows, best DJs sets and fashion shows. Tickets for this event can be booked on-line.
When: July 16, 16:00
Where: Drevny Grad Hotel Complex, Lviv
Mari Cheba concert
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Mari Cheba is a new Ukrainian electronic trip-hop music band created by solo vocalist Mary Cheba. These guys make interesting musical experiments, combine different styles and music-design with sound effects and vocal, creating cosmic architecture of sound.
When: July 14, 19:00
Where: Lviv Film Center (Roof Terrace), 14A Volodymyra Velykoho str.
It is a 3-day music festival in Carpathian mountains. Its line-up features such bands as: Haydamaky, MORPHINE SUFFERING, SKINHATE, Los Colorados, Merva, Farinhate, Braincoats, IndepenDance, Lack Of Loud and lots of others. There will be literature readings stage in addition.
When: July 29 - July 31
Where: Skole village
V Woodstock Festival Ukraine 2016
When you hear «Woodstock» you think of legendary American rock-festival first held back in 1969 under the motto: Peace, Love and Happiness. Woodstock Ukraine is the only free of charge rock festival in Ukraine. This year’s feature bands are: The Snuff (Czech Republic), Skryabin, Clock Machine (Poland), Wild Pig (Poland), Ukrainian rockers SINOPTIK, Indytronics, Fontaliza , Detach, Fiolet, TRYSTAVISIM, Arlett. The festival takes place near Lviv, in a small cozy town of Svirzh. A camp site will be available over there as the festival lasts for 3 days.
When: 28 July - 30 July
Where: Svirzh Town, Lviv Region.
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Top 5 Lviv concerts and festivals in July will satisfy classic musical lovers as well as rock fans. Spend July summer evenings with your favorite tunes in picturesque places.