Summer in Warsaw: events and things to do in Warsaw in August, 2018 Warsaw Uprising Remembrance Day (Dzień Pamięci Powstania Warszawskiego) The anniversary of the outbreak of the Warsaw Uprising in 1944 against the Nazis. At precisely 5 pm all the Warsaw city sirens sound and lots of cars and pedestrians stop to commemorate and…

Summer in Warsaw: events and things to do in Warsaw in July, 2018 Shopping Sunday Stores are open;) July 2018, Sunday trading ban: July 8, 15, and 22. Shopping Sunday: July 1 and July 29. International Festival of Street Theaters (Międzynarodowy Festiwal Sztuka Ulicy) The Festival has started in June. Free street performances take place…

Events and things to do in Warsaw in June, 2018 Children’s Day  Children’s Day in Poland is celebrated on June 1. Kids receive gifts. Schools and kindergartens host special events for kids – picnics, concerts, sports competitions, etc. There are many events in Warsaw and other cities in Poland organized by the city authorities, institutions,…

Charity stores & non-profit organizations in Warsaw where you can donate used clothes, shoes, toys, books Smile Warsaw Smile Warsaw is a group of volunteers from many different countries who support homeless people in Warsaw.   www.facebook.com/smilewarsaw.org/ Warsaw Volunteer Mission The Foundation passes the donated items on to families in need. www.wvm.org.pl +48 728 442…

Discover Poland. The Baltic Seaside & Hel Peninsula: perfect destination for those looking for wide sandy beaches or those who want to learn windsurfing. Hel Peninsula is one of the most picturesque destinations in Poland. Just beautiful. It’s 34-km long, narrow (100 m at the entry to the Peninsula in Władysławowo, 3 km at the end in Hel…

Warsaw with kids: May 18-20, 2018 If you like this post, subscribe to Kids in the City weekly Newsletter in English – each Thursday you will receive an email with the list of family-friendly events in Warsaw for the upcoming weekend     Friday, May 18 “Walk at dusk – discovering the secrets of nature”…

Zoo in Warsaw – information and tips in English   Click here to read free Warsaw Zoo Guidebook by Kids in the City. What will you find there? Where is Warsaw zoo? How to get there by public transport? How to get there by car? Where to look for a parking spot? Tickets. How to…

Events and things to do in Warsaw: May 1 – May 3, 2018 May 1, 2018 (Tuesday) – bank holiday Labor Day Bank holiday. In Warsaw and other cities in Poland, there are political marches to promote workers rights. May 1 starts so-called długi weekend in Poland (long weekend) – Majówka (please note that May…