Riga – European Capital of Culture 2014
Next year, Riga, which regularly hosts international events, will become European Capital of Culture 2014 and a European center for cultural events. Within 365 days a variety of activities will be held in our beautiful city and travel enthusiasts will have another great reason to visit Latvian capital.
Riga has lots of attractions of European and global significance. These include, in particular, the historical part of the city – the Old Town, buildings in Art Nouveaux style , traditional wooden architecture. Besides, Riga is a city with a multinational environment, where Latvians , Germans, Russian , Poles , Swedes , Finns and other nationalities lived together in peace and harmony for centuries.
During the entire 2014 year Latvian capital, European Capital of Culture, will host activities that introduce the works of the great artists of the past centuries that had an enormous influence on the development of Latvian art, culture and education. Guest of Riga will have an opportunity to visit different exhibitions film festivals , concerts of classical and pop music, opera and cabaret performances, shows, etc. Don’t miss your chance to participate in unique events and get unique memories!