Prague’s Biggest Events in 2017

Enjoy events featuring music, food, fitness, love and more!

Prague is always bustling with exciting events and 2017 has some pretty great ones to offer. The year will be full of great music of all genres, from opera at Prague Spring to Czech rap at United Islands! Food won’t be sparse either between Prague Food Festival, Burgerfest or the Chef Parade festival. 2017 will have offer something for everyone: carnivals, film festivals, international marathons, Prague Pride and so much more! (Prague concerts)

Carnevale Prague
When: 18.02.2017 – 28.02.2017
Where: Letohradská 803/24 170 06 Praha 7
What: Colorful costumes, wonderful ideas and balls will take place in public places, palaces, museums, galleries, theaters, restaurants and shops all over Prague!

When: 23.03.2017 – 31.03.2017
Where: CineStar Praha – Anděl, Radlická 3179/1E, Praha 5 - Smíchov, 150 00
What: The international film festival was founded in 1993 and has grown to become one of the largest film festivals in the Czech Republic! Febiofest takes place in Prague as well as 8 other Czech cities.

Prague Food Festival
When: 26.04.2017 – 28.04.2017
Where: TBA
What: The 11th anniversary of the historic festival invites thousands of visitors to enjoy a three-day gastronomy feast. The festival offers various foods, drinks and so much more! The pre-sale of tickets begins on April 1st 2017.

Volkswagen Marathon
When: 06.05.2017 – 07.05.2017
Where: Staroměstské náměstí, Praha 1 - Staré Město, 110 00
What: The Volkswagen Marathon first took place on June 4th 1995. This year, for the 23rd time, people from all over the world will come to participate in the run. There is capacity for up to 10,600 runners and the record for finishing the marathon is 2 hours, 5 minutes and 39 seconds!

Prague Spring
When: 12.05.2017 – 02.06.2017
Where: Hellichova 18 118 00 Praha 1
What: The 72nd international music festival had root in 18th century England. This year there will be 45 concerts with a wide range of music: full orchestral, chamber music, contemporary music and interpretation of music from past eras.

United Islands of Prague
When: 22.06.2017 – 25.06.2017
Where: Kampa / Střelecký Island / Kinského Garden / Janáčkovo nábřeží
What: The unique atmosphere of the festival makes United Island the biggest music event of the year! Enjoy a range of genre and a selection of great bands, both Czech and foreign. Stage hop around Prague’s city center – every stage represents a different genre and has its own theme.

Prague Pride Parade
When: 07.08.2017 – 13.08.2017
Where: TBA
What: Celebrate love and equal rights at the annual gay pride parade. The main parade will take place on Saturday, August 13th but the entire week will feature events leading up to the parade.

Letni Letna
When: 17.08.2017 – 03.09.2017
Where: Letenské sady, Praha 7 - Holešovice, 170 00
What: International festival of new circuses and plays – this event is great for the entire family!

Burgerfest Prague
When: 09.09.2017 – 10.09.2017
Where: Prague Exhibition Grounds (Výstaviště Praha), Areál Výstaviště, Praha 7 - Holešovice, 170 00
What: Enjoy a unique two-day food and culture festival. The event features Jack Daniel’s burgers but also includes a competition between various restaurants and groups. In 2016 the restaurant winners were Arts Café, Black Dog and Koza Roza. The best burgers were Tommy’s Food Truck, Hans Dalakorv and TGI Friday’s.

Chef Parade Food festival
When: 09.09.2017 – 10.09.2017
Where: Troja Chateau (Palace) Prague 7
What: Enjoy the culinary works of the best chefs from Prague’s top restaurants! You can purchase a full degustation menu or individual delights. There will also be a culinary show and the I LOVE FOOD competition!

Signal Fest Prague
When: 12.10.2017 – 15.10.2017
Where: various locations in Prague’s city center
What: The Signal Fest will bring art from all over the world to Prague! Out of 23 art installation, 21 will be free to see and experience. One of the paid installations include the Signal dome – featuring planetarium style projections by artists from all over the world.

Designblok 2017
When: 26.10.2017 – 30.10.2017
Where: Výstaviště Praha Holešovice, Areál Výstaviště, Praha 7 - Holešovice, 170 00
When: Prague design and fashion week are the largest selection of design and fashion in Central Europe. The festival dates back to 1999, attracts over 50,000 visitors annually and features over 200 exhibitors!

For Prague concerts visit: Big concerts coming to Prague & CR in 2017

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