Christmas Market returns to the Main Square
After a year's break due to the coronavirus pandemic, the traditional Christmas Market has returned to the Main Square. The fair started on 26 November and will last until 2 January 2022.
National Day of Slovakia
On New Year's Day Slovakia celebrates its National Day.
Independence Day of Finland
National Day of the Republic of Finland marks the anniversary of Finland's declaration of independence from Russia adopted by the Parliament on 6th December 1917.
National Day of Romania
Today Romanians celebrate Great Union Day.
The Hoover Gala event is over - thank you to all the donors!
On October 14th, the traditional Hoover Gala was held to thank the Kraków business community for its involvement in the Hoover Table campaign. The gala, organized by the U.S. Consulate in Kraków and the Kraków City Hall, took place at the Emil Fieldorf "Nil" National Army Museum in Kraków.
Independence day of Latvia
On 18 November Latvians celebrate the anniversary of the Proclamation of Independence of Latvia.
National Day of the Czech Republic
Today Czechs are celebrating their national holiday.
Krakow speaks out against discrimination of LGBT+ community
- I believe that the people of Kraków should not bear the consequences of decisions, mainly of a political nature, taken by the regional authorities, which discriminate against the LGBT+ community. - Writes Jacek Majchrowski in a letter to the European Commission. The Mayor of Kraków wants an individual assessment of the city's activities on behalf of LGBT+ people, independent of the decisions made by the authorities of the Małopolska voivodeship.
How can we revive tourism after the pandemic?
On 21 September, the representatives of the Krakow tourism sector discussed the joint implementation of tourism-related activities in Krakow. It was the first meeting in the series entitled “Direction: A city for everyone – Sustainable Tourism Policy”. The main topic of debates and discussions was the directions and possibilities of working together to restore tourism in Krakow after the halt caused by the pandemic.
29th edition of European Heritage Days - Heritage Flavours
The 29th edition of the European Heritage Days, traditionally coordinated by the National Heritage Institute, will be held on the second and third weekend of September. "Heritage Flavours" is this year's motto under which hundreds of events will be held throughout Poland.