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  • The legendary electronic music group “GusGus” to perform in Riga this autumn
    The audio-visual band “GusGus” from Iceland will perform at the “Palladium” concert hall on November 15; the concert is part of the band’s tour promoting their latest album “Mexico”.
  • International Exhibition of Tapestry Art Coming to Riga
    The international tapestry art exhibition “ARTAPESTRY3” will be on show at the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design in Riga from August 7 to September 7. The exhibition focuses on woven tapestry artworks.
  • During Riga City Festival, Spīķeri Square to feature eatery with best restaurants and chefs
    15 of Riga’s best and most popular restaurants and their chefs are part of a joint project opening August 16, called the „Rīgas svētku restorāns”. The project  (on Spīķeri Square near the Central Market) will highlight the cooking brilliance of such well-knowns as Mārtiņš Rītiņš, Mārtiņš Sirmais, Ingmārs Ladigs, Māris Astičs, Valters Zirdziņš, and others.
  • August to bring „Tel-Aviv Beach” Festival
    A festival devoted to Israeli culture will grace Riga August 1-3, and it will feature  opportunities to become more familiar with music, dance, fashion, sports, tourism, business and cuisine. The „Tel-Aviv Beach” Festival/„Telavivas pludmale Rīgā” is free of charge.  
  • Origami Festival under way in Riga
    June 27 to July 19 in the Pardaugava area, be sure to take time to tour the unique exhibition of  outdoor  art objects made from paper, which make up the Origami Festival. Nine are on display, created by Japanese, Turkish and Latvian artists.
  • Renowned Randy Brecker (trumpet) live in Riga
    World famous jazz and pop musician Randy Brecker will grab the spotlight at the „Rīgas Ritmi 2014” Festival on July 2nd in Congress Centre, appearing with the Latvian Radio Big Band.
  • Kalnciema Quarter to mark Summer Solstice
    The astronomical occurence known as Summer Solstice - June 21 – will be a special day for Riga’s Kalnciema Quarter as the traditional Herbs and Greenery Fair gathers vendors from all parts of Latvia with a wide variety of wares and foodstuffs, primarily focusing on that what is necessary for the upcoming holiday.
  • "airBaltic" launches flights from Riga to Burgas, Bulgaria
    09.06.2014 | 
    Latvian airline "airBaltic" has launched summer flights from Riga to Burgas, Bulgaria in cooperation with the international tour operator "Tez Tour", as the airline told the "Nozare.lv" business portal.
  • Number of tourists in Latvian hotels up 15.7% in Q1
    09.06.2014 | 
    In the first quarter of 2014, 348,500 tourists were welcomed in hotels and other accommodation options, which is 15.7 percent more than in the first quarter of 2013, according to the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.
  • Katy Perry to appear in Riga next March
    09.06.2014 | 
    Pop diva Katy Perry will perform in "Arena Riga" on March 15 next year in what will be her only concert in the Baltic countries, as spokesman Kristaps Karklins, told LETA.