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Important cultural and sports events 2015

Welcome to our town, situated on the confluence of two Šumava rivers, Otava and Volyňka, where history consorts with bagpipe music, folk culture and long industrial tradition. Join us for a tour through the town, learn about its beauty and social life.

 

1st April–31st October - Open expositions in the Museum of Central Otava Region Strakonice and in the Medieval Watermill in Hoslovice area
The Museum of Central Otava Region Strakonice, contact: +420 380 422 608

 

11th April - Opening of the Otava River
- opening of the boating season
Boat rental Slavík, contact: +420 604 460 493

 

22nd – 24th April - Salve caritas Salve vita
- the festival of disabled musicians
MěKS, +420 383 311 530

 

25th April - Opening of Strakonice tourist season
- welcoming of upcoming tourist season, cyclo-hiking event with attractive sport events and a cultural programme for youngsters and adults
Municipal Information Centre Strakonice, contact: +420 383 700 700

 

29th April - Gymnazium Strakonice choir´s concert
- the celebration of the 15th anniversary since the establisment
Gymnázium Strakonice, contact: +420 383 313 126

 

5th May - May celebrations
- the 70th anniversary of the end of The Second World War
MěKS, contact: +420 383 311 530

 

7th May - 95th anniversary of Gymnázium Strakonice
- the celebrations of the 95th anniversary since the establishment
Gymnázium Strakonice, contact: +420 383 316 126

 

9th May - The Otava river flame
- 8th year of the sport competition for young firemen groups
HZS JčK-ÚO Strakonice, contact: +420 950 215 111

 

18th May - Open day in The Museum of Central Otava Region Strakonice
- free tour through the Strakonice Castle with the Capitular Hall, the open-hearth kitchen and the Castle gallery
Museum of Central Otava Region Strakonice, contact: +420 380 422 608

 

23rd May - Hussite museum night
- untraditional tour full of experience
Museum of Central Otava Region Strakonice, contact: +420 380 422 608

 

29th May - The Night of the Churches
Roman Catholic Parish Strakonice, contact: +420 380 429 797

 

30th–31st May - National Majorette Championship of the Czech Republic
- majorette groups competition, the groups compete in two disciplines – march-past and stage formations
Municipal Cultural Center Strakonice, contact: +420 383 311 530

 

31st May - The day with 25th Anti-aircraft missile regiment
- open day in grounds V Lipkách
Armed Forces of Czech Republic, contact: +420 973 323 211

 

June–September - Summer under the Rumpál Tower - castle opened for concerts, parades etc.
Museum of Central Otava Region Strakonice, contact: +420 380 422 608

 

1st June - Children´s Day
Leasure time centre for children and teenargers Strakonice, contact: +420 383 322 216

 

June–August - Park Open
- projection in Renner Park and Design market
SunCab.org, +420 606 513 234

 

6th June - Dance and music show in the Strakonice Castle
Leasure time centre for children and teenargers Strakonice, contact: +420 383 322 216

 

11th–12th - June Little bagpiper of Strakonice
- children bagpipers and children bagpiper groups parade
Municipal Cultural Center Strakonice, contact: +420 383 311 530

 

12th–14th June - Long-distance lap march – Strakonice 100
and In the Footsteps of Schwanda the Bagpiper
- long-distance lap march and cycling ride in the Strakonice environs for all age categories
- the starting post is always on the courtyard of Strakonice Castle, the tracks measure from 10 to 100 km
Mr. Němec, contact: +420 723 537 573

 

27th June - Brewer’s Fair
- entertaining afternoon and early evening for children and adults with amateur boats and music
Dudák-Měsťanský pivovar Strakonice, a. s., (Brewery), contact: +420 383 312 411

 

11th–12th July - Water slalom Strakonice
- public race in water slalom
Mr. Vondra, contact: +420 721 960 222

 

1st–2nd August - Swiming pool Strakonice
- national skydiving competition in accuracy landing
Mr. Přibil, contact: +420 602 461 283

 

21st August - Strakonice 21st run through the town
- start (near the open-air theatre), two tracks 5, 5 km for sportsmen and 2, 7 km for children and brave spectators
TJ ČZ Strakonice – athletic deparment, contact: +420 606 605 298

 

29th August - Night tour by the magical full moon
- guided city tour with acted scenes
Municipal Information Centre Strakonice, contact: +420 383 700 700

 

5th September - Airshow day
- flight show, historical and today’s aicraft, aerobatic flying
Mr. Přibil, contact: +420 602 461 283

 

16th–22th September - European mobility week
- 10th year of „Ride through town on a human powered vehicle
Town Strakonice, Environment department, contact: +420 383 700 334

 

17th September - The Run of Hope
- humanitarian action for supporting fight against cancer
Armed Forces of Czech Republic, contact: +420 973 323 211

 

26th September - ČZ a. s. - Open Day
- visit the Museum of ČZ and some of the manufactury halls of the well-known Czech producer
ČZ a. s., contact: + 420 383 342 237

 

26th–27th September - Saint Wenceslas Fun Fair
- an Autumn Fair, dedicated to St. Wenceslas, the Saint of Bohemia. Good food and drink, merry-making, street theatre, concerts and other generous cultural activities
Municipal Information Centre Strakonice, contact: +420 383 700 700

 

26th–27th September - Fez of Strakonice
- national skydiving competition in accuracy landing
Mr. Přibyl, contact: +420 602 461 283

 

2nd–4th October - Health Days
- national campaign for healthy city environment
Town Strakonice, contact: +420 383 700 116

 

3rd October - Cross-country Run around Natural Reserve of Kuřidlo
- cross country run competition suitable for all age categories
Ski club Strakonice, contact: +420 732 409 140

 

10th October - Locking of the Otava river
Boat rental Slavík, contact: +420 604 460 493

 

28th October - Independent Czechoslovak State Day
- the celebration of the establishment of the independent Czechoslovak Republic
MěKS, contact: + 420 383 311 530

 

11th November - Veteran‘s Day
- commemorating the dead soldiers during The First World War
Armed Forces of the Czech Republic, contact: +420 973 323 211

 

29th November - The arrival of Advent time
- cultural programme, lighting up the christmas tree on the Large town square, bell’s parade, the arrival of Ice queen
Municipal Information Centre Strakonice, contact: +420 383 700 700

 

9th December - Singing Czech traditional carols
- Strakonice Journal and Municipal Information Centre Strakonice
contact: +420 383 700 700

 

December - International photo exhibition - Woman 2015
- Maltese Hall, U Kata hall
MěKS, contact: +420 383 311 530

 

4th–6th December - Castle Advent market under the Rumpál Tower
- fair, Christmas exhibitions, live Christmas crib, folklore choir performances
The Museum of Central Otava Region Strakonice, contact: +420 380 422 608
Municipal Cultural Center Strakonice, contact: +420 383 311 530

 

1st January - New Year´s fireworks
- New Year´s traditional fireworks held regularly over the Otava river in the New Year´s Eve
Municipal Information Centre Strakonice, contact: +420 383 700 700

 

For more info contact: Municipal Information Centre
Velké náměstí 2, 386 21 Strakonice
contact: +420 383 700 700
e-mail: infocentrum@strakonice.eu
www.strakonice.eu, www.hradstrakonice.cz

 

Hope you will enjoy our rich range of cultural and sport events and we are looking forward to welcoming you in Strakonice.

 

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