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…

Events and things to do in Warsaw in April Easter Day (Wielkanoc)  Bank holiday in Poland. All public institutions and stores are closed (except for stores at gas stations). Check out Warsaw Foodie list of restaurants open in Warsaw during Easter. Easter Sunday commemorates the resurrection of Jesus. Many people in Poland start the day…

Easter in Poland: Polish Easter traditions Painted eggs (pisanki ) Kids at schools and homes decorate hard-boiled eggs in shells: with paints, markers, crayons. During Easter season, you can find in stores and even small delis paints and stickers dedicated to egg decoration. We usually buy color tablets that dissolve in water (each tablet in…

Warsaw with kids: March 2-4 If you like this post, subscribe to Kids in the City weekly Newsletter – each Thursday you will receive an email with the list of family-friendly events in Warsaw for the upcoming weekend     Friday, March 2 Theater for children “Podróże Guliwera” (Gulliver’s Travels) Location: Teatr Polski, Kazimierza Karasia…

If the weather is nice in Warsaw during Easter If it’s raining in Warsaw during Easter Shopping in Warsaw during Easter Restaurants in Warsaw open during Easter Cinemas / movie theaters in Warsaw open during Easter Cinema City Arkadia, Bemowo, Białołęka, Janki, Mokotów, Promenada, Sadyba: March 30, March 31, April 2 Kino Luna: April 2…

Events and things to do in Warsaw in March Francophonic Festival (Festiwal Frankofonii / Festival de la Francophonie) Location: different locations in Poland, including Warsaw. Concerts, screenings, theater performances, meetings. Facebook page in Polish and French. The Festival program in Polish. Orchid Exhibition & Fair Location: The University of Warsaw Library, Dobra 56/66 Street (Powiśle).…

Things to do in Warsaw in winter 11-meter ice hill at the National Stadium – a great alternative to sledding Photo source: Zimowy Narodowy Location: PGE National Stadium, Al. Ks. J. Poniatowskiego 1 Street (Praga). Website in English. Go skiing in Warsaw in Ochota Photo source: www.gorka-szczesliwicka.com Location: Górka Szczęśliwicka, Drawska 22 Street (Ochota). Website and…

Warsaw with kids: December 29 – January 1 If you like this post, subscribe to Kids in the City weekly Newsletter – each Thursday you will receive an email with the list of family-friendly events in Warsaw for the upcoming weekend: Friday, December 29 Live concert enhanced with visualizations on the planetarium dome – this Friday…

Warsaw with kids: December 8-10 If you like this post, subscribe to Kids in the City weekly Newsletter – each Thursday you will receive an email with the list of family-friendly events in Warsaw for the upcoming weekend: Friday, December 8 Live concert enhanced with visualizations on the planetarium dome – this Friday jazz concert…