24 May at Dynamo’s Lobanovskyi Stadium (Hrushevskoho 3)
26 May at Olympic Stadium (V Vasilkyvska 55)
Kyiv is set to host the best club football teams in Europe in May as both the men’s and women’s UEFA Champions League finals come to the Ukrainian capital. The men’s final will be held at Olympic Stadium on 26 May and will feature powerhouse teams Spain’s Real Madrid and Barcelona, Germany’s Bayern Munich, or England’s Liverpool. The women’s final will be held at Dynamo’s Lobanovskyi Stadium on 24 May and will see teams such as England’s Chelsea and Manchester City, Germany’s VfL Wolfsburg, or France’s Lyon. There will be plenty of entertainment to accompany the football action, including the official Champions Festival on Khreschatyk from 24-26 May. With free entrance, you’ll be able to grab a photo with one of the event trophies, enjoy some world-class entertainment, or even see the world-famous Klitshcko brothers show what they’re made of in a ‘Legends Game’ on 26 May. As of yet, there is no public area to watch the game, so be sure to reserve a table early at your favourite restaurant if you plan to watch the game.
Sabotage 3 October at 20.00 Bel’Etage (Shota Rustaveli 16a) Initially, this project enjoyed popularity as the solo gig of American composer and musician Ryan Lott. But seven years on, one has turned into three, creating a variety of musical concepts, extending from light, glossy, and unobtrusive to a bit pushy, strident, with drops of narrative. […]
Rooftop Live with Adam Naas (FR, dark soul) Beletage (Borysa Hrinchenko 7) 30 June at 19.00 This French artist has long since gained a following in his French homeland, and is branching out to lands outside of the usual European circuit. Here in Kyiv for the first time, if you don’t recognise his name, you’ll […]
Theatre for Adults 21 June at 19.00 House of Artists (Sichovykh Striltsiv 1-5) Is it pure madness, sheer recklessness, or love at first sight? A contemporary interpretation of Chekhov’s classical narrations, Lovers boldly and sincerely tells a story about a mind-blowing, long-lasting, and overwhelming passion that hits the deepest chords. Unlike ladies and gentlemen from […]
Street festival (Turgenyevska 69) 7 July It’s the International Day of Family on 7 July so why not celebrate by taking your family and friends out for a little fun at an open-air street festival? Inspiration for the event comes with the idea that we need to be inclusive and accepting of children with special […]