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White Tablecloth Celebration

On May 4th, inauguration day of the Latvian Centenary Celebrations, people in Latvia and around the world will be celebrating White Tablecloth Day.

The first centenary film to be premiered in August

The National Film Centre’s program “Latvian Films for Latvian Centenary” has announced the premiere of its first film.

Help with the hunt for Latvia's greatest trees

Trees have a special place in Latvia, not only in the economy but also as cultural monuments: and many of the largest, rarest, most historic and most characterful examples have special protected status as a result.

The May 4th White Tablecloth Celebrations

On May 4, Latvia's Independence Restoration Day, Latvians across the world are invited to participate in the White Tablecloth Celebration to commemorate what was a new beginning for Latvia in 1990 as the country adopted a declaration to restore its independence from the Soviet Union.

XV Latvian Song Festival in Canada

The XV Latvian Song Festival in Canada will take place in Toronto from July 4-7, 2019, in celebration of Latvia’s centennial.

XIV Latvian Song and Dance Festival in Baltimore

The 2017 Latvian Song and Dance Festival of America will take place in Baltimore, Maryland, returning to the East Coast for the first time since 1978. In the spirit of the festival’s theme, “On the Road to Latvia’s Centennial,” we invite you to celebrate the history of Latvian-American song and dance, ensuring a meaningful future for these traditions.