Circus festival "World full of wonders"

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15 Jul on Lucavsala will be two views of the 11th International circus festival "World full of miracles 2017". Take part in the performances representatives of all the countries, the winners of previous festivals and special guests. To assess the presentation will be the international jury, in addition, the festival will be held master-classes and demonstrations. And on July 16, the audience will enjoy a gala performance with the best offer.

HOW much? 6-12 Euro

Penguins in the Riga zoo

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Until the end of September at the Home of flamingos in the Riga zoo again hosted the penguins, who arrived in our capital at quarantine on the way to China. This year the guests of the zoo 18 Humboldt penguins and two penguins to the Gent from different zoos of Europe.

HOW much? 4-6 euros

The days of France in the Kalnciema Quarter

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15 July 10 to 16 hours in the Quarter Kalnciema everyone who loves France. At the fair you can buy French products, will be French music, and for children will be held master classes and performances organized by the French Institute.

HOW much? Free

Concert Coolmans Report

July 15 in the club Pashkevich Jazz Club will perform Latvian group Coolmans Report, playing a Blues-fusion. Coolmans Report — four graduates of the prestigious Berkeley College, which has already declared itself at many festivals and venues not only in Latvia but also abroad.

HOW much? 10 Euro

The European choir games

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From 16 to 23 July, Riga will host the European choir games. The program includes free concerts in vērmanes Park, and the great performances of choirs in Riga and dome Cathedral.

HOW much? 5-35 euros

Festival of organ music

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16 Jul at the dome Cathedral will host a concert within the International festival of organ music with the participation of musicians Liene Andreta Kalnciema, Ilwy the Lempa and Aivars Kalejs. In the program — works of Bach, Handel, Rimsky-Korsakov and other composers.

HOW much? 10-20 euros

Exhibition "12 characters Prado"

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Until July 16 at the Museum "Riga Bourse", you can still see the exhibition "12 characters Prado", where the masterpieces of world art. The exhibition includes 12 works of the great painters from the collection of the Prado Museum: Paolo Veronese, van Dyck, Peter Paul Rubens, bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Francisco Goya and other masters. 12 characters indicated in the title of the exhibition is the 12 portraits of women, reflecting the diversity of European art from Renaissance and Baroque to realism.

HOW much? 2-6 €

Exhibition of works by artist Svetozar Rusakov multiplier

From 1 July to 11 August in the gallery Jēkabs for the first time in Latvia held a major solo exhibition of one of the most famous artists of the Soviet animated film, the artist's iconic series "Well, pogodi!" Svetozar Rusakov (1923-2006). The creative legacy of the artist the exhibition was first presented in all its diversity: visitors will see not only sketches and materials for the animated films, but not exhibited during his life Svetozar Rusakov mounted work.

HOW much? Free