There's always something going on in Slovakia

You can choose from historical, folklore, craft, art, technical and, of course, sports, music, fashion, film and theatre events.  If that is not enough, there are gastronomical festivals, humour, and satire.

  • 8/16/2018 - 8/19/2018

    Star Nights

    This ain't no ordinary festival. Get ready for film festival you have never seen before. No red carpets, no long waiting for tickets. Great venues. Deep journey to the heart of cinema. Emotions! Simple as it is, a place for real movielovers.
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  • 8/17/2018 - 8/19/2018

    The Trnava Gate

    A unique exhibition of folklore life, traditions and habits not only from Slovakia, the international festival of folklore ensembles Trnava Gate welcomes folklore lovers with a rich offer of music, dance and traditional costumes.
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  • 8/17/2018 - 8/19/2018

    Onion Festival

    Enjoy both traditional and unusual gourmet delicacies made with onions at this event in the village of Madunice near the town of Hlohovec, which is seeking to be entered in the record books for its rather odd onion-related events, including creative workshops and an extensive accompanying programme.
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  • 8/18/2018 - 8/19/2018

    Tatras to Danube Run

    An unique special relay race for teams to complete the 345 kilometre long route from Jasná in the Demänovská dolina of Low Tatras to Danube River waterfront in Bratislava will this year be held the third weekend of August.
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  • 8/24/2018 - 8/25/2018

    St. Bartholomew Fair

    Dedicated to St. Bartholomew, this celebration to thank for the good harvest is held in Ilava for centuries. At the end of August, it is also a good occasion to enjoy declining summer at Central Považie region. A manifold programme on the central square and other venues of this little Trenčín Region town is also traditional.
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  • 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018

    25 Years of the Slovak Republic

    2018 in Slovakia means commemorations and celebrations of various anniversaries related to creation of independent Slovak Republic as a democratic state. In last 100 years, the country has undergone a numerous changes, eras and regimes to stand nowadays self-confident enough to tell about its successful story to the whole world.
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  • 1/17/2018 - 10/17/2018

    Slovak Eights

    From the end of the Austro-Hungarian Empire to an independent Slovak Republic, discussion series about key Slovak years of "eights" of the 20th century in Slovak National Theatre will guide you through decades of the most important events in Slovak history.
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  • 2/27/2018 - 12/31/2018

    The Eights

    Many anniversaries will be celebrated in Slovakia throughout 2018, jubilee of 70 years of the Slovak National Gallery being one them. To commemorate years ending with number eight, the national gallery prepared series of small exhibitions for the anniversaries of the eights consequently marking important developments of February 1948, August 1968 and October 1918.
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  • 3/25/2018 - 9/22/2018

    Peter Sagan Kids Tour

    Peter Sagan as a worldwide famous cycling icon inspires the others and also motivates to adopt a healthy lifestyle. To start such mission with the youngest is the best idea.
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  • 4/2/2018 - 12/26/2018

    Night at Mt. Lomnický štít

    At sunset when the cable car transports the last resort clients down the hill, Mt. Lomnický štít offers a unique atmosphere which is meant only for the “chosen ones”. Just to hear is not enough. The night on top of Mt. Lomnický štít is an adventure that you need to experience. At least once in your lifetime.
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  • 4/10/2018 - 11/30/2018

    Climbers' Crown of Trenčín Region

    All together 20 various distant locations within the Trenčín Region by bike, on foot or even with a dog. Too much to reach at once? No worries, you have time from mid-April to the end of November.
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  • 4/16/2018 - 9/30/2018

    150 Years of the Orava Museum

    Fantastic 150th anniversary is celebrated in 2018 at Orava Museum. On this accasion, an exhibition will be opened in the Florin's House in Dolný Kubín for visitors of the historical Orava region.
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  • 4/26/2018 - 9/2/2018

    Diana Cencer Garafová: Vertical Limit

    How can we explore our whole world? Can we rely on our senses as their capabilities of evaluating and storing information are limited? And what if we become a "victim" of an illusion?
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  • 4/28/2018 - 9/22/2018

    Antiquities Market at the Red Stone Castle

    Antiquities freaks and collectors of decorative objects can enrich their collections again at the 17th Antiquities Market traditionally staged at the big castle in Little Carpathians.
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  • 4/28/2018 - 10/14/2018

    Záhoráčik Train

    The Lower Záhorie region got a new tourism boost in 2017 – the railway line between Zohor and Plavecké Podhradie, after having been closed down in 2003, was reopened and this project continues also in 2018! The line is therefore seasonal – with services available on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.
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  • 4/30/2018 - 9/15/2018

    Cogwheel Steam Train Rides from Tisovec

    On April 30th, a favourite tourist attraction of steam train wil set off for the first time in 2018 along the cogwheel railway line from Tisovec to the Zbojská mountain pass linking regions of Gemer and Horehronie. Today, this line with its gauge of 1 435 mm is unique in Europe thanks to its steam train.
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  • 5/5/2018 - 9/1/2018

    Knights at the Devín Castle

    The Association of Old Martial Arts and Crafts, oldest such ensemble in Slovakia, wishes to humbly invite Your Highnesses to Devín Castle from May 3rd, 2018 to see the unseen, to hear the unheard and to experience the unexperienced!
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  • 5/25/2018 - 9/2/2018

    Hanička Train under the Spiš Castle

    Hanička Train, a favourite tourist attraction, will appear on the rails under majestic Spiš Castle again at the end of this year's May. In 2018, the train wil set off for the first time on May 25th.
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  • 6/15/2018 - 12/31/2018

    Coronation Photo Video Point

    Take part in period coronations and “Become a Royal” yourself at the Coronation Photo Video Point at the ground floor of Michael's Gate in Bratislava.
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  • 6/30/2018 - 9/2/2018

    Korýtko Train

    Enjoy summer in Liptovuse one and only opportunity to travel by historic train running through the town of Ružomberok, from its Main Station to Zápalkáreň Station. The railway has existed more than 110 years and originally connected Ružomberok and Korytnica Spa.
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