Across the world, the Latvian Foreign Service recalls the significance of the Baltic Way
From the United States of America and Canada to India, Japan and Uzbekistan, Latvian embassies and consulates abroad together with their colleagues from the Baltic State diplomatic missions, diaspora organizations and Baltic friends will engage in a far-reaching public diplomacy programme, The Baltic Way 30.
Brālība. Brolybė. Brotherhood - The Baltic Way Anniversary event
On the 23rd of August from 5 pm, the amateur art and popular music event Brālība. Brolybė. Brotherhood will take place on the Latvian-Lithuanian border in Grenctāle.
METAL OPERA KURBADS. SON OF THE MARE
The heavy metal opera tells the story of the legendary Latvian folk hero Kurbads in a modern day interpretation. The performance includes folk/pagan metal band Skyforger and contemporary dance.
International conference The Baltic Way.Continuation.The Baltic Way 30 / Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact 80
The conference will feature speakers from the Baltic States, the Czech Republic, Poland, Sweden and Germany, who will analyse the democratic revolutions of the 1980s in Eastern and Central Europe, their affiliation and the role of the Baltic Way in these events. The conference will also address challenges to democracy in the 21st century.
The Baltic Way will be marked with a series of significant events throughout Latvia
In just three weeks, on the 23rd of August, thirty years will have passed since some two million people in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia joined hands to form a chain of people connecting the capitals of the Baltic States - Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius.
Wabadus (Freedom), the Historic Armoured Train
From the 15th to the 22nd of June, on the occasion of the centenary of the "Cēsis battles", at the Cesis Railway Station, there will be a unique opportunity to explore the historic armoured train Wabadus. (Freedom).