Let yourself go to the jazz music at one of the best European festivals. Listen to classical music and latest jazz hits from around the world.
Famous performers from all over the world - USA, Europe and even Africa - gather at the international festival Alfa Jazz Fest. All 5 days Lviv is being immersed in the atmosphere of jazz. Three scenes in the center of the city house more than 100 thousand spectators.
If you are fond of the music of Miles Davis and Ella Fitzgerald, be sure to tick the calendar and do not forget to buy tickets for yourself and your friends for the jazz festival, which will be held again next summer.
Photo: Alfa Jazz, © official website
How to do?
1. Buy tickets for the festival on the official website
in advance. The ticket sale starts 2 months in advance, that is in April.
2. Book tickets for an airplane or a bus. During this period there will be a large influx of music lovers in Lviv, so it's better to take care of it as soon as possible.
3. Come to one of the open-air scenes - the main stage in B. Khmelnitsky Park, on Rynok Square, in the courtyard of the Potocki Palace.
4. Listen and watch performances of the best jazz musicians.
When to do?
Festival is usually held in the end of June.
In 2018 - from June, 27 to July, 1.
From 250 hrivnas.
Tips and hints
If you want to save on a ticket, go to the stage in Rynok Square or in courtyard of the the Potocki Palace. The entry is free here.
More things to do in Lviv
Find the yard of lost toys
Find the courtyard in Lviv, where thousands of toys are lonely waiting for their master. Take a picture or shelter a little plush animal or a doll :)FREE5Yard of Lost Toys
Visit Olesko Castle
Solve the secrets and mysteries of the ancient Lviv castle, located on the top of the hill, where the kings lived and history was made. 204Olesko Castle
Visit the Christmas Market
On December 29, the Day of Saint Nicholas, the main festive Christmas tree lights up its garlands and at the same time the Christmas Market begins.FREE3Lviv Opera House
Drink Lviv coffee
It is said that coffee is an integral part of Lviv, and it is not surprising, because it is born directly under the feet of local residents. 258
Climb the Town Hall
1,2,3,4,5 ... 303 ... 398 ... 407 - you're almost there! You need to overcome 408 steps to appreciate the magnificent view of Lviv. 2014
Know more things to do?
Share your ideas of what to do in Lviv with other travellers — together we'll make our travellings more interesting!