A summer in Riga without thrilling concerts is now unthinkable. This year, during the summer, the city center and its surrounding areas will resound with delightful and well-loved melodies, long-forgotten compositions, and never-before-heard songs!
During the time period from July 13 to September 1, every Thursday night Vērmanes garden will be filled with live music evenings. Start of the events: 20.00
27.07. Latvian animation and movie music concert program for children. Performers: Kristīne Pāže and Didzis Bordo
03.08. Jakob Noiman festival band
10.08. Imants Kalniņš music concert program with soloists Olga Rajecka, Kristine Pāže, Uģis Rozisand Miķelis Putniņš. Start at 19.00
17.08. Operetta music concert. Chamber orchestra led by conductor Mārtiņš Ozoliņš.
24.08. Rock group "Pērkons"
01.09. Rap mini-festival. Start at 17.00Nordeķu park
At Riga's summer cultural program in Nordeķu Park, visitors will be offered not only art events and concerts, but also events dedicated to the development of the neighborhood. Beginning on July 15, visitors can enjoy concerts under the open sky while lounging on the summer lawn.
Summer concerts in Riga - K.K. fon Stricka villa
For quite some time now, on Wednesday evenings, the biggest fun in the city can be found in the area around the Briāna block. But the concerts in the garden of the Fon Stricka Villa are another reason to spend Wednesday evenings here. For several years now, the charming garden of the villa has been transformed into an open-air concert hall and gathers local artists, which do not require comments. This summer you will hear Keitiju Bārbali, DJ Krankenwagen, Diskopauls and many more here.
Summer concerts in Riga - Tallinas quarter
One of the most urban meeting and entertainment places in Riga - Tallinn quarter - seems to be unimaginable without being on the list of Riga Summer concerts! As the name suggests, it is located on Tallinn Street and is known for its lively atmosphere, murals, bars, food hangar and eclectic music and art performances.
In the Kalnciema quarter, free open-air concerts have been held on Thursday evenings for a long time, surrounded by the architectural pearls of Āgenskalns - the wooden houses, which are beloved by visitors. Popular and beloved groups as well as young musicians from Latvia and abroad perform at the concerts. In the Kalnciema quarter, you will also find cute cafes where you can enjoy healthy food and drinks offered by local producers during concerts.
August 3 - Pienvedēja Piedzīvojumi and EMBARK. Entrance from 18.00
August 10 - Women in music: Elizabete Gaile, Grēta & DJ Kristīne Spure. Entrance from 18.00
August 17 - Women in music: Alise Joste, Kristīne Pāže & Mada. Entrance from 18.00
August 24 - The Sound Poets concert. Entrance from 18.00
Visit one of Riga's most charming locations to escape the summer heat, the Bergs Bazaar arcade, where professional musicians perform every Wednesday in the courtyard beneath a majestic chestnut tree. Take a seat and listen to music on one of the most popular restaurant terraces, such as the democratic Andalūzijas suns or the classy wine bar Garage. Start: 19.00.
26.07 Juris Kaukulis solo
Āgenskalns market has undergone a true rebirth in recent years and has already established itself as a beloved spot for inhabitants of Riga to purchase local goods or enjoy wonderful food and beverages on the second floor. The market courtyard is likewise bustling with activity. Here, the Krāminieks - antiques market - is held on Sundays, and everyone is invited to thrilling and educative concerts on Fridays!
28.07. Portal: The first rap improvisation theater project & Workshops