Along concerts, creative workshops, excursions and competitions, which are integral elements of the rich in variety programme of the Valmiera City Festival, guests of the city will be tempted by a special offer for gourmands.
On the last weekend of July, the International Sigulda Opera Festival will once again take place in the picturesque territory of the Sigulda Castle ruins and the Sigulda New Castle, where, as usual, music lovers will be able to enjoy performances from both Latvian and internationally acclaimed opera stars.
Līgatne most often is associated with paper, as many of us still remember the Ligatne paper mill that has been operating here. Now, when it is closed, our love for paper has not been changed. The ferry connects the two banks of Gauja always uniting right and left, close and far. We invite you to participate in Līgatne Festival, devoted to conversations and try our natural tastes in restaurants that will be bringing their goods here.
The roots of the Unity Ride go back as far as the First Free Republic of Latvia in 1930’s. It is certainly the oldest ride of its type in Europe which is open for both professional and average cyclists at the same time. The ride was first organized in 1936 and named the Latvian Cycling Unity Ride.