Easter in Poland: Polish Easter traditions Unlike Christmas, Easter holidays can fall any time between March 22 and April 25. Easter celebrations dates in 2018: Palm Sunday (Niedziela Palmowa) MARCH 25, 2018 It starts the Easter celebrations. There are processions around the church to commemorate the day Jesus entered Jerusalem. People bring „palms” (palmy wielkanocne) made…

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…

Christmas in Poland: traditions, family, and… food Christmas Eve (Wigilia), December 24 The most important Christmas celebration in Poland is the Christmas Eve Dinner – kolacja wigilijna Christmas Day (Boże Narodzenie) and Second Day of Christmas, December 25-26 (bank holidays) “Wesołych Świąt i Szczęśliwego Nowego Roku!” We wish you a happy Christmas and a prosperous New…

Events and things to do in Warsaw in December Concert on the occasion of St. Lucia Day by Young Cathedral Voices Choir from Uppsala  Location: Plac Małachowskiego 1 (city center), free entrance – tickets to pick up at the entrance one hour before the concert, number of tickets limited, 7 pm. Facebook event in Polish. Christmas…

Events and things to do in Warsaw in November All Saints’ Day (Wszystkich Świętych)  Bank holiday. People visit cemeteries (often they travel long distances, there is in general increased traffic, especially close to the biggest cemeteries) to light candles and lay flowers on the graves of their family and friends (this is a religious holiday…