The Centenary Open-Air Dance Party will take place throughout Latvia and around the world
On 11 August, exactly one hundred days before Latvia's hundredth birthday, Zaļumballe [The Centenary Open-Air Dance Party] will take place in castle ruins, parks and fields, on hilltops, beaches and riverbanks, throughout Latvia and around the world.
"Pastalnieku Vakars" in Cleveland
This year, "Pastalnieku Vakars" is honoring Latvia's 100 years of independence with it's theme of 4 seasons to 100 years.
Niagara Falls to be lit in the colors of the Latvian flag on November 18
On the day when the Republic of Latvia celebrates 100 years since the proclamation of statehood, one of the most well-known waterfalls – Niagara Falls – situated on the border of the New York State in the United States and Province of Ontario in Canada, will be lit up in the colors of the Latvian flag.
Latvian delegates head off to London Book Fair
The London Book Fair 2018 will take place from 10th to 12th April, and Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia have been selected to be this year’s Market Focus Countries. To celebrate this occasion, more than 40 events related to Latvian literature will be hosted in the Book Fair and other venues across London.
Centenary project “Latvian Film Days in India” inaugurated
On 24 March, “Latvian Film Days in India” as part of the 100 years of Latvia celebration in India, were officially inaugurated with Latvia’s participation at the Habitat International Film Festival.
34 Latvian books to appear in English ahead of London Book Fair
To introduce British readers to Latvian literature, the English translations of 34 books by Latvian authors will be published in the UK ahead of this the London Book Fair, which this year will take place from April 10 to 12, Inga Bodnarjuka-Mrazauskas, the head of Latvian Literature platform, said at a news conference on February 21.