The Riga Festival is annual musical event gathering world stars of academic music and our own most brilliant artists.
The Riga Festival is organized every year in June providing
comprehensive program of events that is expanded year by year. The
Festival offers various theater plays, art exhibitions, multimedia and
open-air events, as well as activities for children. Usually also the
street cafes and restaurants of the Old Riga involve in organization of
various cultural events.
Concerts are held in the Riga Cathedral, Latvian National Opera, Riga
Great Guild Hall, Spīķeri Concert Hall, Latvian Railway History Museum,
The festival is planned to include not only music, but also dance and
visual arts to offer a wide spectrum of cultural life to the city guests
and inhabitants of Riga. The Riga Festival will culminate in 2014 when
Riga will be the European Capital of Culture.