hotels in Krakow

good restaurants in Krakow

nightlife in Krakow

Krakow Info

Events in Krakow

information about Krakow & attractions & entertainment & culture & business & travel & transport & healthcare & shopping & art & music & theater & museums & landmarks & curios & lifestyle & education & festivals & customs & people

Calendar of Krakow events 
for smartphones and tablets

HOME


facts


joys
sights
events
musts
hubs


business


food
hotels
travel
buys


tips


Your
Questions
Answered


 

The best companion  to Krakow
 Krakow guidebook

The ultimate Krakow guidebook.

  • attractions 

  • landmarks

  • museums

  • restaurants

  • hotels

  • entertainment

  • travel


Krakow's Wawel head

Visit our 

Krakow News 

section
to
glance at Krakow's news, current affairs, recent developments, and happenings.

 

New movies in Krakow playhouses. 

Note: Foreign movies are usually showed in their original language with the Polish subtitles (but dubbing happens). 
American:
Andy Muschietti's "It" with Jaeden Lieberher, Finn Wolfhard, and Sophia Lillis. Doug Liman's "American Made" with Tom Cruise, Doomnhall Gleeson, and Sarah Wright. Patrick Hughes's "The Hitman's Bodyguard" with Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, and Gary Oldman. Marc Webb's "Gifted" with Chris Evans, McKenna Grace, and Lindsay Duncan.       
British: Justin Chadwick's "Tulip Fever" with Alicia Vikander, Christoph Waltz, and Dane DeHaan. 
French: Martin Prevost's "Sage femme" with Catherine Frot, Catherine Deneuve, and Olivier Gourmet. 
Polish: Krzysztof Rurka's "Na uklady nie ma rady" with Grzegorz Malecki, Katarzyna Glinka, and Michal Milowicz. 

Krakow events

Krakow Events in September 2017.

/Further below please find Krakow's selected events in October 2017/

See other Krakow events in 2017

 

This month's concerts of music, festivals, opera, ballet, spectacles, shows, and other events in Krakow. 

September 24th, Sunday: Krakow’s organist Andrzej Bialko gives a recital in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Krakow’s flutist Barbara Swistek-Zelazna and pianmist Monika Gardon-Preinl play Polish classical music in Dom Polonii, 14 Rynek Glowny central square, at 6 pm (free admission).
Poland’s soprano Krystyna Tyburowska and tenor Jan Zakrzewski plus Orkiestra Straussowska OBLIGATO orchestra perform Strauss’ music at Muzeum Zup Krakowskich, 8 Zamkowa street in Wieliczka, at 8 pm.
Jazz concert TRIBUTE TO JOHN COLTRANE features Poland’s saxophonist Slawek Pezda, pianist Mateusz Palka, and drummer Dawid Fortuna plus USA’s bassist Mike Parker in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (admission 25 PLN).
Show Wild Hunt Live features Poland’s band Percival Schuttenbach and Teatr AVATAR company of thespians plus visual effects in Kijow.Centrum playhouse, 34 Krasinskiego avenue, at 8 pm.
September 25th, Monday: Traditional jazz and swing jam takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 pm (free admission).
September 26th, Tuesday: Concert Four by Two features pianist Lubomyr Melnyk and tubist Melvyn Poore playing Lubomyr Melnyk’s The Voice of Trees, Mexico’s electronica act Murcof aka Fernando Corona and France’s pianist Vanessa Wagner performing John Cage’s In a Landscape, Arvo Part’s Variations for the Healing of Arinushka, Aphex Twin’s April 14th, Gyorgy Ligeti’s Musica Ricercata no2, Erik Satie’s Gnossienne no3, Morton Feldman’s Piano Piece 1952, Valentyn Silvestrov’s Farewell, O World, O Earth, John Adams’s China Gates, and Philip Glass’s Metamorphosis 2, Poland’s pianist Malgorzata Walentynowicz and Germany’s vocalist Frauke Aulbert rendering Pierre Jodlowski’s Serie Rose, Johannes Kreidler’s London, Jennifer Walshe’s (your name here), Brigitta Muntendorf’s Public Privacy #ARIA, Juliana Hodkinson’s & Niels Ronsholdt’s new piece, Erwin Schulhoff’s Sonata Erotica, and Laurie Anderson’s Langue D’Amour, and finally Poland’s Bardo duo of vocalist Barbara Kinga Majewska and pianist Bartek Wasik in the Nowohuckie Centrum Kultury culture centre, 232 al. Jana Pawla II, at 7 pm.
Krakow’s Beale Street Band performs traditional jazz in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (free admission).
September 27th, Wednesday: Concert of contemporary classical music features France’s Dedalus Ensemble and Muzzix Ensemble perform Moondog Madrigals - Round the World of Sound 1: Madrigaux, Invocation, Bells are Ringing, What´s the Most Exciting Thing, All is loneliness, Stamping Ground, Why spend a dark night with you?, Coffee Beans, Down is up, Theme, Nero´s Expedition, With my wealth, Maybe, Bird’s Lament, Imagine, Behold, Sparrows, Heimdall Fanfare, Witch of Endor, Be a Hobo, Trees against the Sky - in Teatr Ludowy playhouse, 34 os. Teatralne, at 7 pm.
Concert A Night from the Past features USA’s S.E.M. Ensemble and pianist Joseph Kubera rendering Julius Eastman’s Macle, Petr Kotik’s There is Singularly Nothing, Julius Eastman’s Joy Boy, Piano 2, and Our Father, and John Cage’s Song Books I, II in Teatr Laznia Nowa playhouse, 25 os. Szkolne, at 9 pm.
Blues-rock jam takes place in Harris Piano Jazz Bar, 28 Rynek Glowny (Grand Square), at 9:30 p.m. (free admission).
Krakow’s singer-songwriter Tomasz Sawicki gives a recital in Scena Ata playhouse, 93 Czarnowiejska street, at 7 pm (admission 10 PLN).
September 28th, Thursday: Poland’s Kwartet Slaski string quartet play Karol Szymanowski’s string quartet no. 2 op. 56 and Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki string quartet no. 3 op. 67 „…songs are sung” in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Concert Tribute to Moondog features France’s Cabaret Contemporain ensemble plus Sweden’s vocalists Linda Olah and Isabel Sörling followed by Poland’s guitarist Raphael Roginski and singer Natalia Przybysz in Cricoteka museum, 2 Nadwislanska street, at 7 pm.
Concert called Drone features France’s l’Orchestre de Nouvelles Creations, Experimentations et Improvisation Musicales (ONCEIM) orchestra with conductor Frederic Blondy, and guitarists Stephen O’Malley and Oren Ambarchi performing Eliane Radigue’s Occam Ocean, Alvin Lucier’s Criss-Cross, Iancu Dumitrescu’s South Pole, and Stephen O’Malley’s Gruides in Muzeum Inzynierii Miejskiej museum, 15 sw. Wawrzynca street, at 7 pm.
Concert Chopin soirée features Iga Yamaguchi Duo of pianists Ayumi Iga and Masatoshi Yamaguchi, pianist Sergei Sultanov, Polanski Duo of violinist Marek Polanski and pianist Marta Polanska, and baritone Father Tomasz Jarosz in the Willa Decjusza culture centre, 17 A 28 Lipca 1943 roku street, at 6 pm.
Poland’s soprano Antonina Ruda, alto Dorota Dwojak-Tlalka, tenor Piotr Szewczyk, bass Marek Opaska, violinists Agnieszka Swiatkowska and Agnieszka Krawczyk, cellist Bartosz Kokoszka, bassist Stanislaw Smolka, oboist Marek Niewiedzial, bassoonist Tomasz Wesolowski, harpsichordist Agnieszka Wesolowska, and flutist Jana Semeradova render Georg Philip Telemann’s Laudate Jehovam omnes gentes, Johann Sebastian Bach’s Magnificat BWV 243: Et Misericordia, Christe eleison, Antonin Reichenauer’s Cantata de B.V.M. ad Montem Sanctum, Antonio Vivaldi’s Concerto in G minor, Antonio Lotti’s / Jan Dismas Zelenka’s Missa Sapientiae: Dominus Deus, and Jan Dismas Zelenka’s Magnificat ZWV 108: Amen in the Franciscan monastery, 4 Franciszkanska street, at 7 pm (admission 20 PLN).
Concert of choral music takes place in the Muzeum Sztuki i Techniki Japonskiej Manggha museum, 26 Konoponickiej street, at 7:30 pm (free admission).
Poland’s pop singers Justyna Steczkowska, Andrzej Piaseczny, Krzysztof Cugowski, Janusz Radek, Mietek Szczesniak, and Krzysztof Kiljanski plus Polska Orkiestra Muzyki Filmowej orchestra perform cinematic music from Hollywood blockbusters in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 7 pm (tickets 249 PLN).
Poland’s female quartet, Hekate Trivia, play ambient music in Apoteka Pub, 24 Meiselsa street, at 7 pm.
Czech Republic’s alt pop band, Uz Jsme Doma, performs in Piekny Pies club, 9 Bozego Ciala street, at 8 pm 
Italy’s indie rock band, Polemica, performs in Warsztat club, 9a Zablocie street, at 9 pm.
September 29th, Friday: Poland’s soprano Olga Pasiecznik sings Karol Szymanowski’s songs and songs by Ukrainian composers in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Pyotr Tchaikovsky's 'Eugene Onegin' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Concert Mad Honkies / Crazy Nigger features UK’s Apartment House ensemble playing George Brecht’s Symphony No. 5, Robert Piotrowicz’s new piece, and Julius Eastman’s Stay on It and Hail Mary in Teatr Ludowy playhouse, 34 os. Teatralne, at 7 pm.
Concert Essence features UK’s Arditti Quartet plus Ireland’s vocalist Jennifer Walshe rendering Julius Eastman’s Evil Nigger, Horatiu Radulescu’s Infinite to Be Cannot Be Infinite, and Jennifer Walshe’s Everything Is Important in Teatr Laznia Nowa playhouse, 25 os. Szkolne, at 9 pm.
Concert of choral music takes place in Kosciol sw. sw. Piotra i Pawla church, 52 Grodzka street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Krakow’s Oversaturate band performs progressive rock in the Dworek Bialopradnicki culture center, 2 Papiernicza street, at 7 pm (free admission).
USA’s indie pop act, Ducktails, performs in Re club, 4 sw. Krzyza street, at 8 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Two punk rock bands, Poland’s Life Scars and Georgia’s Vodka Vtraiom, perform in Warsztat club, 9a Zablocie street, at 8 pm.
Three punk rock bands – USA’s Black Anvil and Poland’s Mentor and Brudny Skurwiel – perform in Apoteka Pub, 24 Meiselsa street, at 9 pm.
September 30th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Gabriel Chmura perform Karol Szymanowski’s Variations in B minor op. 3, Mandragora op. 42, and symphony no. 2 in B major op. 19 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm (admission 50 PLN).
Concert Efter/ Soley/ DMK/ AsiKIDS features Poland’s singer Asi Mina aka Joanna Bronislawska and a children string quartet perform Efterklang’s Natural Tune and Full Moon, Soley’s Pretty Face and I’ll Drown, Asi Mina’s Metka and Substytuty plus two songs of Bogota’s DMK band in Cricoteka museum, 2 Nadwislanska street, at noon.
Concert called Femenine features UK’s Apartment House ensemble playing Julius Eastman’s Femenine and Buddha in Muzeum Inzynierii Miejskiej museum, 15 sw. Wawrzynca street, at 1 pm.
Concert of contemporary classical music features Romanian Spectralism features Hyperion International Ensemble performing music by Iancu Dumitrescu and Ana-Maria Avram in Teatr Laznia Nowa playhouse, 25 os. Szkolne, at 6 pm.
Concert Post Indie Classical features Poland’s Spoldzielnia Muzyczna Contemporary Ensemble performing brand-new pieces by Faith Coloccia, Aaron Turner, Toby Driver, Aidan Baker, Mika Ratto, Jussi Lehtisalo, and Pawel Kulczynski in the Nowohuckie Centrum Kultury culture centre, 232 al. Jana Pawla II, at 8 pm.
Concert of choral music takes oplace in the Muzeum Sztuki i Techniki Japonskiej Manggha museum, 26 Konoponickiej street, at 7:30 pm (free admission).
Poland’s jazz pop band, Zgnilosc, performs in Piekny Pies club, 9 Bozego Ciala street, at 8 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Poland’s rock band, Ex Uaj Zed, performs in Apoteka Pub, 24 Meiselsa street, at 8 pm (admission 10 PLN).
Poland’s rock band, Lydka Grubasa, perform in Zascianek club, 4 Rostafinskiego street, at 8 pm (admission 25 PLN).
Concert Tribute to Metallica features Ukraine’s band, Scream INC, performing covers of Metallica songs in Kwadrat club, 1 Skarzynskiego street, at 8 pm (admission 40 PLN).

Best of Krakow 2016 guideGet the latest Krakow companion guide e-book

October 2017 entertainment events in Krakow.

October 1st, Sunday: Sweden’s pianists Peter Jablonski and Patrik Jablonski play Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Sonata in C major KV 545 (two pianos version), George Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess fantasy for two pianos, and Igor Stravinsky’s Spring Rites, L’adoration de la terre and Le Sacrifice in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm (admission 30 PLN).
USA’s clarinetist Evan Ziporyn, Belgium’s trombonist Adrien Lambinet, Poland’s guitarist Raphael Roginski, trumpeter Kamil Szuszkiewicz, cellist Mikolaj Palosz, pianist Kuba, and jazz trumpeter Tomasz Stanko playing Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki’s Muzyczka I op. 22, Recitativa and ariosa - Lerchenmusik op. 53, and Muzyczka IV trombone concerto op. 28, Tomasz Sikorski’s Solitude of Sounds, Tomasz Stanko’s Serial, and Eugeniusz Rudnik’s Nocturne in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 6 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Pyotr Tchaikovsky's 'Eugene Onegin' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Concert Meditations features UK’s Quiet Music Ensemble rendering David Toop’s night leaves breathing, Alvin Lucier’s Shadow Lines, Rishin Singh’s new piece, Jennifer Walshe’s Dordan and An Ghleacht, and Pauline Oliveros’s The Mystery Beyond Matter in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at noon.
Concert Africa Express in C Mali features Africa Express ensemble performing Terry Riley’s In C in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 8 pm.
Norway’s Dieserud/Lindgren ensemble performs its Dragon-zoo children opera show in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 11 am, noon, and 1 pm.
Krakow’s veteran pop singer Anna Treter performs with her band, a string quartet, and Kapela z Przytupem band in the Nowohuckie Centrum Kultury culture centre, 232 al. Jana Pawla II, at 7 pm (admission 50 PLN).
October 2nd, Monday:
Poland’s BUKOLIKA PIANO TRIO of violinist Roma Tic, cellist Joanna Gutowska, and pianist Anna Szalucka render Joseph Haydn’s piano trio in C major Hob. XV:27, Sergei Rachmaninoff’s piano trio in G minor, Hanna Kulenty’s The Cradle Song, Frank Martin’s piano trio based on Irish folk themes, Witold Lutoslawski’s Subito and Bukoliki for piano solo, and Grave for cello and piano, and Mikolaj Gorecki’s 6 Bagatelles for violin, cello, and piano in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 30 PLN)..
Rock guitarists, UK’s Andy James and USA’s Angel Vivaldi play in Zascianek club, 4 Rostafinskiego street, at 6:30 pm (admission 75 PLN).
October 3rd, Tuesday:
Latvia’s pianist Ilja Domnins plays Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Sonata in A minor KV 310, Sergei Prokofiev’s sonata no. 6 op. 82, and Frederic Chopin’s preludes op. 28 nos. 13-24 and Ballade in F minor op. 52 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 30 PLN).
October 4th, Wednesday:
Concert of the Polish classical music features Poland’s clarinetist Barbara Borowicz and pianist Anna Miernik-Sobula playing Ignacy Felix Dobrzynski’s Duo, Grzegorz Fitelberg’s Recitativo and Allegretto, Marcel Chyrzynski’s Three Preludes, Tadeusz Baird’s Two Caprices, Antoni Szalowski’s Sonatina, Zbigniew Andrzej Lampart’s My Jewish Dreams (world premiere), and Krzysztof Penderecki’s Three Miniatures for clarinet and piano in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Czech Republic’s rock band, Denoi, performs in Apoteka Pub, 24 Meiselsa street, at 8 pm (admission 20 PLN).
October 5th, Thursday:
Poland’s soprano Antonina Ruda, alto Dorota Dwojak-Tlalka, tenor Karol Kusz, bass Przemyslaw Balka, and Capella Cracoviensis ensemble render V. Albrici’s Sonata, I.F. von Biber’s Sonata, and G.G. Gorczycki’s Conductus funebris in Kosciol Mariacki church at Rynek Glowny central square at 7:30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Michal Znaniecki's “Searching for Lear: Verdi” show based on Giuseppe Verdi's music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 25 PLN).
Poland’s veteran rocker Tomek Lipinski performs unplugged with his band in Zydowskie Muzeum Galicja, 18 Dajwor street, at 8 pm (admission 70 PLN).
Poland’s band, Me and That Man, performs folk rock in Teatr Variete, 71 Grzegorzecka street, at 7 pm (admission 85 PLN).
Poland’s pop duo of Andrzej Korycki and Dominika Zukowska sing sailor songs in Radio Krakow hall, 22 Slowackiego avenue, at 7 pm (admission 65 PLN).
October 6th, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor and violinist Piotr Plawner render Philipp Glass’s violin concerto no. 2 “The American Four Seasons”, and Franz Schubert’s symphony no. 6 in C major in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Michal Znaniecki's “Searching for Lear: Verdi” show based on Giuseppe Verdi's music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 25 PLN).
October 7th, Saturday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor and violinist Piotr Plawner render Philipp Glass’s violin concerto no. 2 “The American Four Seasons”, and Franz Schubert’s symphony no. 6 in C major in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Poland’s soprano Michalina Bienkiewicz, alto Lukasz Dulewicz, tenor Karol Kusz, bass Marek Opaska, and Capella Cracoviensis ensemble perform J.S. Bach’s early cantatas and M. Mielczewski’s Vesperae in Kosciol sw. Krzyza church, sw. Krzyza street and Plac sw. Ducha square, at 7 pm.
Poland’s sopranos Iwona Socha and Elzbieta Towarnicka, mezzo-soprano Magdalena Idzik, tenor Aleksander Kruczek, and baritone Tomasz Rak plus Orkiestra Akademii Beethovenowskiej orchestra and choir perform Jan Kanty Pawluskiewicz’s Piesni Doliny Jozafata oratorio in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (admission from 70 PLN up).
October 8th, Sunday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Jacques Offenbach’s “The Tales of Hoffman” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
October 9th, Monday:
Poland’s sopranos Antonina Ruda and Magdalena Lukawska, altos Dorota Dwojak-Tlalka and Lukasz Dulewicz, tenors Piotr Szewczyk and Karol Kusz, bass Marek Opaska, and Capella Cracoviensis ensemble render J. Haydn‘s Missa in tempore belli „Paukenmesse“ in Kosciol sw. Anny church, sw. Anny street, at 8:15 pm.
Jazz concert features Poland’s Aleksandra Kutrzepa Quartet azz in Piec'Art club, 12 Szewska street, at 9 pm (admission 20 PLN).
October 10th, Tuesday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Jacques Offenbach’s “The Tales of Hoffman” in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 120 PLN).
October 11th, Wednesday:
Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis render P. Tabart’s Requiem, O. di Lasso’s Missa Bella Amfitrit Altera, and G.G. Gorczycki’s motets in Kosciol Bozego Ciala church, Bozego Ciala street and Plac Wolnica square, at 8 pm.
October 12th, Thursday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra renders Ludwig van Beethoven’s symphony no. 5 in C minor op. 67 and Coriolan overture op. 62 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm (admission 30 PLN).
UK’s rock star Sting performs with his band plus his son Joe Sumner and accordionist Percy Cardona, 57th & 9th World Tour, in Tauron Arena Krakow at 7 Lema street (tickets from 229 PLN up).
October 13th, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra renders Ludwig van Beethoven’s symphony no. 5 in C minor op. 67 and Coriolan overture op. 62 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm (admission 30 PLN).
Krakow Opera Company produces Giorgio Madia's “Cinderella” ballet show based on Gioacchino Rossini operatic music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 11 am (admission 100 PLN).
October 14th, Saturday:
Prague’s GUERNERI TRIO of violinist Cenek Pavlík, cellist Marek Jerie, and pianist Ivan Klansky play Josef Suk’s Elegia in D flat major op. 23, Antonin Dvorak’s Trio no. 4 in E minor op. 90 Dumky, and Franz Schubert’s Trio no. 2 in E flat major op. 100 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Poland’s sopranos Antonina Ruda and Michalina Bienkiewicz, altos Dorota Dwojak-Tlalka and Helena Poczykowska, tenors Piotr Szewczyk and Szczepan Kosior, basses Marek Opaska and Sebastian Szumski, and Capella Cracoviensis ensemble render H.I.F. von Biber’s Sonata Sancti Polycarpi and Alleluia. M. Zielenski’s Magnificat, and M. Mielczewski’s Benedicto et claritas in Kosciol sw. Katarzyny church, 7 Augustianska street and Skaleczna street, at 8 pm.
Italy’s pianist Nicola Possenti and Poland’s Kwartet Dafo string quartet render Giuseppe Martucci piano quintet in C major op. 45 and Johannes Brahms’s piano quintet in F minor op. 34 in Aula Florianka concert hall, 8 Basztowa street, at 6 pm (free admission).
USA’s renowned jazz singer Dianne Reeves performs in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 8 pm (admission 199 PLN).
Norway’s rock band, Satyricon, performs black metal in Kwadrat club, 1 Skarzynskiego street, at 7 pm (admission 100 PLN).
USA’s post-punk rock band, Priests, performs in the Malopolski Ogrod Sztuki culture centre, 12 Rajska street, at 7 pm (admission 55 PLN).
Poland’s pop acts Zielone Zabki, Sedes, The Analogs, and Prawda perform in Zascianek club, 4 Rostafinskiego street, at 7 pm (admission 50 PLN).
October 15th, Sunday:
Poland’s soprano Agata Zubel, counter-tenor Michal Slawecki, pianist Joanna Wicherek, and electronica player Cezary Duchnowski render Slawomir Kupczak’s Akwaforta na glos, okarynê i elektronikê, Anafora VII for voice and electrinica, and Widzialem Cie for counter-tenor and piano in the Willa Decjusza culture centre, 17 A 28 Lipca 1943 roku street, at 5 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Giorgio Madia's “Cinderella” ballet show based on Gioacchino Rossini operatic music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
October 17th, Tuesday:
France’s singer Imany performs in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 7:30 pm (tickets from 149 PLN up).
October 18th, Wednesday:
Jazz concert features Poland’s violinist Adam Baldych and Norway’s saxophonist Tore Brunborg plus HELGE LIEN TRIO of pianist Helge Lienem, bassist Frode Bergiem, and drummer Per Oddvar Johansenem in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
October 19th, Thursday:
Concert Roma – Venezia features Krakow’s Capella Cracoviensis ensemble performing Arcangelo Corelli’s Concerto grosso in G minor  op. 6 no. 8 „Fatto per la Notte di Natale”, Giuseppe Valentini’s Concerto grosso in A minor  op. 7 no. 11, Pietro Antonio Locatelli’s Concerto grosso in E flat major op. 7 no. 6 „Il Pianto d’Arianna”, Antonio Vivaldi’s Sinfonia from L’Olimpiade opera RV 725 and violin concerto in E minor RV 277 „Il Favorito”, Tomaso Alibioni’s Si 7 Sinfonia in G minor for strings and basso continuo, Baldassare Galuppi’s Concerto 4 in G minor, and Antonio Vivaldi’s concerto in G minor for strings and basso continuo RV 156 in Cricoteka museum, 2 Nadwislanska street, at 6 pm.
Concert The Drummers of Krakow features Poland’s percussionist Qba Janicki and Groove Brothers ensemble in the Akademia Muzyczna conservatory, 43 sw. Tomasza street, at 7 pm (free admission).
October 20th, Friday:
Hungary’s Debrecen Percussion Group and Spain’s Persecussio Group perform in the Akademia Muzyczna conservatory, 43 sw. Tomasza street, at 7 pm (free admission).
October 21st, Saturday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's “Teresica - una passion” show based on the Spanish Baroque music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Wojciech Rodek plus Poland’s pianist Adam Makowicz, soprano Anna Serafinska, and violinist Dawid Czernik perform Edward Czerny music in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
UK’s veteran rocker and pop singer Gordon Haskell performs in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 6 pm (admission 120 PLN).
Poland’s Monika Wegiel sings the French pop evergreens in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 3 pm (admission 60 PLN).
Concert Drums Around the World features England’s percussionist Pete Lockett in the Akademia Muzyczna conservatory, 43 sw. Tomasza street, at 7 pm (free admission).
Poland’s pop band Raz Da Trzy performs in Studio club, 4 Budryka street, at 8 pm.
Poland’s pop acts donGURALesko, DJ Soina, JAHBESTIN, and Kasia Godzisz perform in Zaczek club, 5 al. 3 Maja, at 7 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Show Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert features the movie screening with Krakow’s Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra playing live music performs in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 7 pm (tickets 250 PLN).
Poland’s rock band, The Stubs, performs in the Alchemia club, 5 Estery street, at 7 pm.
Poland’s pop act Czes³aw Spiewa perfroms in Teatr Variete, 71 Grzegorzecka street, at 7 pm (admission 55 PLN).
October 22nd, Sunday:
Krakow Opera Company produces Fred Apke's “Teresica - una passion” show based on the Spanish Baroque music in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 35 PLN).
Concert The Beatles Symfonicznie features Krakow’s Orkiestra Akademii Beethovenowskiej orchestra playing The Beatles hits in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 4:30 pm (tickets 159 PLN).
'Krakowiany, Krakowiany' show of the Krakow Chamber Opera company, based on the folk music of the Krakow region, takes place in the Krakowska Opera Kameralna chamber opera house, 15 Miodowa street, at 7 pm.
Poland’s pop rock band, Kult, performs in Teatr Laznia Nowa playhouse, 25 os. Szkolne, at 6 pm (admission 70 PLN).
Poland’s pop singer Marek Dyjak gives a recital in Teatr Variete, 71 Grzegorzecka street, at 7 pm (admission 55 PLN).
Sweden’s pop act Mans Zelmerlow performs in Kwadrat club, 1 Skarzynskiego street, at 7 pm (admission 79 PLN).
October 23rd, Monday: Concert Konieczny Wyspianskiemu features Poland’s pianist Piotr Latoszynski, flutist Leszek ‘Hefi’ Wisniowski, singers Joanna Slowinska, Przemyslaw Branny, Marek Balata, Marta Bizon, Katarzyna Jamroz, Lidia Bogacz, Beata Wojciechowska, Jacek Wojciechowski, and Tadeusz Zieba, plus Chor Polskiego Radia choir and Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra performing Zygmunt Konieczny’s music in the ICE Krakow Congress Center, 17 Konopnickiej street and Monte Casino street, at 7 pm (admission from 20 PLN up).
October 25th, Wednesday:
Germany’s pop violinist David Garrett performs in Tauron Arena Krakow, 7 Lema street, at 8 pm (tickets from 190 PLN up).
October 27th, Friday:
Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Gintaras Rinkevicius plus Poland’s soprano Justyna Samborska, alto Karolina Sikora, tenor Mikolaj Adamczak, and bass Rafal Pawnuk render Joseph Haydn’s symphony no. 103 in E flat major „Drumroll” Hob. I :103 and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Requiem in D minor KV 626 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 7:30 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Vincenzo Bellini's 'Norma' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
October 28th, Saturday: Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir with conductor Gintaras Rinkevicius plus Poland’s soprano Justyna Samborska, alto Karolina Sikora, tenor Mikolaj Adamczak, and bass Rafal Pawnuk render Joseph Haydn’s symphony no. 103 in E flat major „Drumroll” Hob. I :103 and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Requiem in D minor KV 626 in Filharmonia Krakowska concert hall, 1 Zwierzyniecka street and Straszewskiego street, at 6 pm.
Krakow Opera Company produces Vincenzo Bellini's 'Norma' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
October 29th, Sunday:
Concert of classical music features Poland’s organist Sebastian Kuczynski plus Krakow’s Academy of Music Guitar Quartet in the Kosciol sw. Marcina church, 58 Grodzka street, at 6 pm (free admission).
Krakow Opera Company produces Vincenzo Bellini's 'Norma' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).
October 31st, Tuesday: Krakow Opera Company produces Vincenzo Bellini's 'Norma' in Opera House, 48 Lubicz street, at 6:30 pm (admission 100 PLN).

Events in Krakow in November 2017 and beyond

Some Worthwhile Temporary Exhibitions in Krakow

Most Valuable. The Princes Czartoryski Collection.

 Roughly 350 exhibits from Krakow’s famed Czartoryski Museum, including some of the most valuable items, e.g. Rembrandt’s ‘Landscape with the Good Samaritan’. A cross-section of the Czartoryski collections, the show contains not only works of art but also antiquities, memorabilia connected with great men and Polish history, documents, and ancient functional art.
The
Arsenal building at 8 Pijarska street, till April 8th, 2018.

#heritage.

 A bold attempt to define the true Polish national identity through works of art, varied memorabilia, artifacts, etc.
Main building of the National Museum in Krakow at 1, 3 Maja street till January 7th, 2018. 


Krakow Festivals
Krakow Lajkonik parade
Hardly a month passes in Krakow without some time-honored occasion for common festivities or colorful ceremony. Krakow residents have their own unique way of celebrating
Christmas, carnival, Easter etc. The city is also famous in Poland for its many spectacular festivals unknown elsewhere, such as the wild Lajkonik parade (see the picture above). 
More on Krakow's festivals 

Krakow's music 
The city resounds with music of every kind. Its lively club scene is divided between hip-hop, house, funky, techno, traditional rock and still more traditional jazz. And demanding audience may choose among frequent concerts and recitals of classical music. 
More on Krakow's music

Krakow Theater
Krakow features prominently on the theater map of Europe. Its legendary National Stary Theater counts among the continent’s best companies of players. As the rest of the city's repertory theaters it runs several playhouses of varied capacity. 
 
More on Krakow theaters

Krakow Nightlife 
There is no shortage of places to drink, eat, and stay merry late into the night in Krakow. 
More on Krakow nightlife

Sport in Krakow 
You can see the best soccer in the country. Or try paragliding instead.  
More on Krakow sports

Krakow's Regular Culture Events
There are over fifty culture festivals in Krakow every single year. Some of them have been held for decades, some are relatively fresh calendar entries. Among the most prestigious such events count the
Music in Old Krakow’ International Festival, the International Biennial of Architecture, the International Graphic Art Triennial, and the Krakow Film Festival. 
More on Krakow's regular culture events

Leonardo da Vinci's Lady with an Ermine
Museums in Krakow
Krakow boasts the best collections in Poland, and some of its treasures are the envy of every museum in the world. 

More on Krakow museums   

Opera in Krakow 
The new Krakow Opera House, seat of the Krakow Opera Company, boasts three auditoriums, being the city's most popular venue for opera, operetta, and ballet shows. 
More about the Krakow Opera 

Krakow Folk Traditions
Krakow region has always been rich in colorful folk traditions, handed down from generation to generation, with almost every village cultivating its own set of time-honored customs. Nowadays, as new lifestyles spread, some ancient practices are dead but many flourish. 
More on the Krakow folk traditions

Krakow Food Festivals

 

 
Selected events and festivals in Krakow this year

Krakow opera program

Krakow Philharmonics program


Krakow Musts
Videos of Krakow
Krakow tourist information offices
Krakow's Hot Spots
Conferences in Krakow

In the proximity of Krakow

Krakow is Poland's tourist Mecca, and also a gateway to many other must-see sites in the region.


The best of Krakow
Krakow Restaurants
Krakow Clubs 
Drinks  in Krakow
Krakow Souvenirs
Krakow tours

Krakow hotels
Lodging guide to Krakow

There are over 26,000 Krakow beds to choose from. 

Hostels in Krakow

Getting around Krakow

 

 Krakow Info HOME PAGE

Copyright © 2004- 2017 by MAREK STRZALA. All rights reserved.