What’s On in October

Designblok, Indian Film Fest, 4+4 Days in Motion, Burger Fest and more hit Prague in October

It’s time to pack away the summer wear and layer up for the change in season. Fear not, there’s plenty of interesting events taking place in October!  

MUSIC

2 – Ibrahim Maalouf: Lebanese trumpet player plays Palác Akropolis. A world class musician and unmissable show!

3-4 – FOK Dvořák Beethoven: Amazing classical music from an extremely talented orchestra.    

4 – Zeds Dead: Canadian electronic duo play the best in dance music for the Yes Club crew!

6 – Brenton: Multi-talented musicians and visual artists combine styles with very interesting results!  

10 – Dead Can Dance:  Prague Congress Centre opens its doors to the Australian world fusion band.

18 – Brit Floyd: A breathtaking show with precision: unique animation matched with perfect light and sound, from the band considered the best Pink Floyd tribute in the world. 

20 – Lionel Richie: A smash hit performance from the master of catchy tracks. Prepare your dancing shoes for some ceiling action!

21 – Avishai Cohen: World-renowned Israeli bassist and composer plays Prague’s Divadlo Hybernia.

26 – Jennifer Lopez: The queen of the Latin dancehall will be performing tracks from her 2011 album “Love?”. Expect high energy and a selection of hits from the US superstar! 

30 – REFUSED:  The Czech Republic welcomes the Swedish rockers after their problematic performance at this year’s Rock for People Festival. Check event website for discounted entry for Rock Fest attendees!

ART

1-7 – Design Blok:  14th annual week-long exhibition of new pieces from the world of design. Browse a selection of showrooms and galleries or enjoy the accompanying program and installations.        

What's On in October

Until 14.11 – Emil Filla Retrospective:  A retrospective exhibition, put together from the Prague City Gallery collection, representing the famed Czech artist’s work.    

Until 28.10 – Stern Light: The unique private collection of Czech and Slovak authors who, from the 1920s to the 1940s, devoted their time to socially conscious photography.    

15-22 – 4+4 Days in Motion: The 16th annual performing arts festival, which utilizes objects and locations around the city. The festival incorporates all genres of contemporary art.        

Until 21.10 – Gigantomachie and Outsider Art: The Montanelli Museum hosts two parallel exhibitions, which will acquaint the visitor with two opposing poles of Czech spontaneous art.     

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FOOD & DRINK

6-7 – Burger Fest: Chefs from Prague’s top restaurants offer the unique opportunity to taste real American burgers!    

What's On in October

6 – Sugar Festival Loučeň: Satisfy your sweet tooth and enjoy a day of sugary delights!    

27 – Prague Coffee Festival: A day for coffee lovers! A perfect blend of coffee-related activities!     

CULTURAL EVENTS/FESTIVAL

5 – L’elisir d’amore: One of Donizetti’s most popular comic operas.    

3- 21 – Prague Indian Film Fest: In its tenth year and still going strong! A showcase of Bollywood and contemporary Indian cinematography taking place at selected cinemas.    

Until 20.10 – Women of Will, The Complete Journey: An expansive, thrilling look at the female characters in Shakespeare’s oeuvre (in English).   

27-28 – The Vocoa People: The musical comedy sensation comes to Prague’s Divadlo Hybernia!

SPORT

13 – Velká Pardubická Steeplechase
: Famous steeplechase cross-country run in Pardubice celebrates 122 years on the trot!

29 – Petra Kvitová vs. Maria Sharapova: An exciting exhibition match taking place in the O2 Arena.

What have we missed? Add any forthcoming events that need mentioning to the comments below!


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