The festival season in the Czech Republic just started. Summer in our country is traditionally held in the spirit of festival festivities and great performances by Czech and foreign artists. If you add good drinks, food and great company to all this, you would hardly be looking for a better time to spend hot summer days. Which festivals are among the most popular in the Czech Republic? We have a little overview for you!
Summer multi-genre music festival focused mainly on Czech and Slovak performers.
When: 10 - 12 June
Where: Milovice Airport area
More info: https://www.votvirak.cz/aktuality/
Festival Rock for People
One of the oldest and largest rock festivals which has been held since 1995.
When: 15 - 18 June
Where: Hradec Králové Airport
More info: https://rockforpeople.cz/en/
Colours of Ostrava
One of the biggest international festivals in the Czech Republic. You can also get a 10% discount on your ISIC card.
When: 13 - 16 July
Where: Dolní Vítkovice, Ostrava
More info: https://www.colours.cz/
Festival Benátská noc (Venezian Night)
Benátská is the most beautiful festival in the Czech Republic. The festival takes place in Liberec, in the amazing nature of the Jizera Mountains.
When: 28 - 31 July
More info: https://www.benatska.cz/en/
Festival Let it Roll
Let It Roll is the largest drum and bass festival in the world.
When: 4 - 6 August
Where: MIlovice Airfield
More info: https://letitroll.eu/
The summer Shakespeare Festival
The Summer Shakespeare Festival is a summer theatre festival. It was originally initiated by Václav Havel, the former president of the Czech Republic. They take place at Prague Castle, also at Špilberk in Brno, at the Silesian-Ostrava Castle in Ostrava and at Bratislava Castle in Bratislava. Most of the plays are played also in English.
When: all summer
Where: Prague, Brno, Ostrava, Bratislava