Lviv gets exceptionally magical in winter. To set you in that special Christmas mood, "Destinations" rounded up a list of Interesting December 2016 Events in Lviv.
Winter in Lviv starts with jazz. This good tradition was started by Jazz Bez, the oldest jazz festival in Lviv, Great live gigs, popular Lviv venues and late-night jam sessions - Jazz Bez festival got Lviv jazz fans covered in December.
Whether you’re a long-time lover of the genre or a total newbie, Jazz Bez festival in Lviv tries to keep all the fans of this genre entertained with top-notch jazz events taking place from December 2nd to December 11th, and with a solid selection of venues offering not just sweet sounds but sweet atmosphere too.
Photo: Jazz Bezz Facebook Page
Jazz concert of Camille Thurman, multitalented saxophonist, flutist, vocalist, composer and educator, young musician emerging on the horizon, acquiring an impressive list of accomplishments that extend well beyond her years, will take place in Picasso Night Club on December 12th, 2016.
Photo: Camille Thurman Facebook Pge
Winter holiday season in Lviv starts with St. Nicholas day, which marks the beginning of the magical Christmas time in the city. To set you in the right Christmasy mood visit Sinatra White Christmas, one of the most anticipated concerts of the winter season. The concert will take place at Lviv National Theater of Opera & Ballet (28, Svobody Avenue, Lviv) and promises to deliver loads of Christmas spirit, romantic atmosphere and favorite holiday tunes.
Photo: Sinatra White Christmas Facebook Event
For many people winter holiday season starts from the quest for interesting presents for family and beloved ones. Visit Lviv Pop Up Market (happening on December 10th, 2016) or Design Market One Day Shop Christmas Edition (happening on December 17th, 2016) for all the holiday gifts you can possibly need. These fairs are perfect to shop for authentic souvenirs, designer clothes, holiday gifts offered by young Ukrainian brands and spend some quality time with your friends and family listening to good music and enjoying delicious seasonal dishes and drinks at the food-courts.
«Argentinian Tango Stars» concert will fire up the audience with passionate Latin tunes. World famous dancers Neri Piliu and Yanina Quinones, accompanied by Italian «Tango Spleen Orquesta» will show what a real tango is all about. The concert will take place in Zankovetska Lviv Academic Theater on December 4th, 2016.
«The Hardkiss» will be visiting Lviv on December 9th, 2016 as a part of their Ukrainian tour. ’The Hardkiss’ is a popular Ukrainian band with great potential and an ambition for international fame. Their music is both sweet and languid, with hints of hardcore, diluted with English verses. In fact, such a combination determined the name of the band. Since 2011, the duo has grown into a full rock band with two guitarists, a drummer, a keyboardist and the lead singer who is also responsible for writing lyrics and music.
Winter holidays in Lviv is a merry affair. Every year this city in the western Ukraine attracts thousands of visitors who are looking to experience the magical winter fairy tale in the heart of the medieval town filled with European Christmas atmosphere. «Destinations» rounds up most interesting December 2016 events in Lviv.