• Kokle ensemble performs Bach music in Riga St. Peter’s Church
    Concert “Bach and Kokle” will take place in Riga St. Peter’s Church on Tuesday, March 11, at 7 p.m. The concert presents Johann Sebastian Bach’s unearthly music performed in a slightly different – and very Latvian – manner, by the kokle ensemble “Cantata”.
  • Ukrainian artist Ievgen Petrov’s exhibition “Petrov’s Dogs” at Riga Art Space
    The brilliant Ukrainian contemporary artist Ievgen Petrov’s solo exhibition “Petrov’s Dogs” is on display at the Riga Art Space from March 15. The exhibition presents works that the artist has created specifically for this exhibition as well as works created over the past several years. Most are watercolours, but there also are several sculptures and oil paintings.
  • State Choir "Latvija" to perform at Zirgu Iela Concert Hall
    One of the best Latvian ensembles, the internationally-acclaimed State Choir "Latvija" and conductor Māris Sirmais are inviting the public to the concert "Woman's Word" (Sievietes vārds) at the Zirgu Iela Concert Hall on March 8 at 7 p.m.
  • Premiere of dance production "Interview with Madonna"
    March 8th – International Women’s Day worldwide, is also the date for the premiere of a joint Latvian-Estonian project called "Interview with Madonna", created by Latvian choreographer/dancer  Kristīne Vismane  in conjunction with composer  Jēkabs Nīmanis and scenic designer/ video artist Epp Kubu from Estonia.  
  • The world best short films again in Riga
    We are coming back to the ground of alternative cinema and are hasty to inform that this time during the festival 6 films from different countries-participants will be presented, including France, Poland, Serbia, Finland and Afganistan. Film festival of short-lenght Future Shorts will take place on 6th of March in Riga, in the unique artistic location Cita Puse (11.Novembra Krastmala 35) in the Old Town, with apalling atmosphere that is resonant with festival aura.
  • Riga Airport reports record-high cargo turnover, stable passenger turnover in 2013
    27.01.2014 | 
    Riga International Airport had record-high cargo turnover last year - 53,539 tons, which is 62.5 percent more than in 2012, as the airport informed "Nozare.lv".
  • Latvia becomes eurozone's 18th member
    27.01.2014 | 
    Latvia adopted the euro last night, becoming the 18th eurozone member state.
  • Foreign media expressing much interest in ''Riga 2014'' opening events
    27.01.2014 | 
    The organizers of the European Capital of Culture Year in Riga (''Riga 2014'') say that there is much interest from foreign media outlets in covering the opening events of ''Riga 2014'' in January, LETA was informed by ''Riga 2014'' spokesman Martins Dregeris.
  • International Ice Sculpture Festival 2014
    03.01.2014 | 
    International Ice Sculpture Festival in Jelgava is taking place already for the 16th time. Since the festival began it has grown and evolved both artistically and organizationally, gaining recognition and good reviews among international artists and other festivals. This year Ice Sculpture Festival takes place from 7th to 9th February in Jelgava, Park “Uzvara”.
  • You must see the Dobele Snowmen Parade!
    11.12.2013 | 
    During the last week of November, white, mighty Snowmen have been increasingly establishing themselves in the streets and squares of Dobele. The Snowmen Parade will last until March 2014.