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Song and Dance Festival
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Activities

    Pre-festival activities

     
 

July 18
Venue:The Dzeguzkalns park, Riga
Time: 19.00
Concert by the actors of the Dailes Theatre
Our Song for Riga

     
  July 18 - 19
Venue: Congress House, Riga
Time: 18.00
Festival of the National Minorities Latvijas vainags (Latvian Garland )
     
 

July 20
Venue: The Dzeguzkalns park, Riga
Time: 19.00
Theatre performance by the actors of the Dailes Theatre
Isa pamaciba milesana (Short Advice on Love)

     
  July 21 Time: 13:00
    Time: 19:00,
    July 22 Time: 13:00  
    Time:19:00
    Dance performance Cetri meti (Four Seasons)
Venue: The Dailes Theatre, Riga
     
  July 22
Concert - Bruno Skulte's music
Venue:The Big Hall, Latvian Society House, Riga
Time: 16.00
     
 

July 25
Concert Dziesmu rota Rigai (Songs for Riga) performed by
the most excellent women and men's choirs of Riga
Venue:The Big Hall, Latvian Society House, Riga
Time: 19.00

     
 

July 26
Amateur Theatre Day in the Old Town Riga
Venue : The Dome Square, Square near the St. Peters Church,
Square near the House of Black Heads
Time: 17.00
RIGAS PANTOMIMA's show The Light Emerged at Night
Venue: The Dome Square, 
Time: 22.00

     

    Festival Activities

     
             July 27
     
  Demonstration of Applied Arts Masters' Handicraft
Venue: near the Congress House, Riga
Time: 11.00
     
  Official opening of the Exhibition of Applied Arts
Venue: Congress House, Riga
Time: 12.00
     
  Demonstration of costumes designed by Riga Applied Arts Studios
Venue: Congress House, Riga
Time: 13.00
     
  Official opening of the 5th International Exhibition of Children's and Youth Arts Our Good Will for the Environment and the City
Venue: International Exhibition Centre at Kipsala, Riga
Time: 14.00 http://www.goodwill.lv
     
  Concerts in the parks of Riga featuring guest dance groups
and choirs
Venue: The Dome Square, Vermane Garden, Riga
Time: 16.00
     
  Choir Competitions
Venue: The Big Hall, University of Latvia, Riga
Time: 18.00
     
  Grand dance performance One Sun, One Land
Venue: Skonto stadium, Riga
Time: 22.00
   
     
             July 28
     
  Folklore and folk-music festival Wide Roads and Narrow Roads All Meet in Riga
Venue: Bastejkalns (the Bastion Hill), near the Freedom Monument, Vermane Garden, Riga
Time: 12.00
     
  Demonstration of Applied Arts Masters' Handicraft
Venue: near the Congress House, Riga
Time: 12.00
     
  Folk - music concert
Venue: The Big Hall, University of Latvia, Riga
Time: 15.00
     
  Demonstration of costumes designed by Riga Applied Arts Studios
Venue: Congress House, Riga
Time: 17.00
     
  Concerts of guest choirs and dance groups
Venue: The Big Hall, University of Latvia, Concert Hall Ave sol, Congress House, Riga
Time: 18.00
     
  Grand dance performance One Sun, One Land
Venue: Skonto stadium, Riga
Time: 22.00
   
     
             July 29
     
  Festive pageant of the participants
Venue: The Dome Square - Livs' Square - Freedom Monument - Brivibas Boulevard, Elizabetes Street, K.Valdemara Street - Pils Square
Time: 10.00
     
  Concerts featuring participants from different
regions of Latvia
Venue: The Dome Square, Esplanade
Time: 16.00
     
  The concert of the Song Festival
Venue: Open-Air Stage, Mezaparks, Riga
Time: 22.00