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Lucavsala Park all set to celebrate May 4th Independence Day


May 4th is the date and Lucavsala Park the place for a day full of fun activities for all age groups starting at 11 a.m. – free of charge.

Lucavsala Park
  • Lucavsala Park
  • Photo: Ieva Čīka, LETA

For youngsters, scheduled are relay races, inflatable slides, arts&crafts workshops, but parents can join them for the Big Colored Checkers relay, photo-orienteering race, the Hundred-legged sprint or a game of croquet. Also – Nordic walking, calisthenics, and – with a winner named every hour – darts.

Those into aquatic activities will appreciate the SUP surfboard, catamaran rides, and waterball. Pros from "Rīgas Veikparks" will demonstrate wakeboard tricks.

Cyclists will surely be thrilled with the professional bike trials show, but everyone can try out the unicycle and the tandem bicycle. Or for tots – a special cycle track with various obstacles. During breaks, enjoy a healthy bike-blender cocktail, and – yes, a flying pancake!

On the stage, entertainment will be provided by the break dancers from "Modern Dance School" and "Glamorous Dance Studio",  the music combo"Rasa", but the girls from "City Dancers" will lead the line dancing, with one and all welcome to join in.