Top Events in February 2017

CONCERTS


Feb 03
The evening of Jazz and Mulled wine

ArtHall D12 (12, Desyatynna Str.)
Outstanding Ukrainian jazzmen, music from the 30’s, and flavored mulled wine promise to create the magic atmosphere on this winter evening. The concert is performed by Ruslana Egorova quartet: Dmitry Alexandrov, Pavlo Galitskiy, Nikolay Kistenev, and Dmitry Kovalenko. The format of the event allows you to communicate and dance!

Website: svitloconcert.com/events/jazzwine/jazzwine.html

Feb 04, 11, 18, 25
National selection of candidates for Eurovision 2017

The Art and Culture Center “KPI” (37 Peremogy Ave.)
Kiev is announced as a host city for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 that takes place in May. The Ukrainian selection tours are also held in the capital: 3 semi-finals (Feb 4,11,18) and final (Feb 25). Here you may enjoy the live music performed by the outstanding Ukrainian vocalists, creative ideas, and incredible performances. The National Jury, consisting of the composer and musical producer Konstantin Meladze, together with the Eurovision 2016 winner Jamala, will help to choose the eligible bright song for participation in Eurovision 2017 from Ukraine.

Website: www.concert.ua/eventpage/yevrobachennja-18-02


Feb 07
Arina Domski “Opera Show”

Café L’étage & Bel étage (16A Shota Rustaveli Str.)
Arina Domski is the Ukrainian classical crossover singer with a beautiful soprano voice. Having the classical base, “Opera Show” combines different musical styles starting with Handel, Mozart, Tchaikovsky and ending by modern academic music. Each song is presented as a theatrical performance with the participation of musicians and dancers.

Website: www.facebook.com/events/560368054164767

Feb 09
The concert of Katiko Purtseladze & Pavel Ignatyev

Caribbean Club Concert-Hall (4, S.Petliury Str.)
In this evening the well-known pianist and composer Pavel Ignatiev and professional singer Katiko Purtseladze promise to bring the atmosphere of the nineties with the songs of such famous bands as: “The Best From The West”, “Spice Girls”, “Dr. Alban”, “Ace of Base”, “Depeche Mode” and even more alternative music of “Massive Attack”, “Kate Bush”, “Snap”, “Red Hot Chili Peppers” и “Prodigy”.

Website: www.facebook.com/events/359638534421625


Feb 11
The concert of Ukrainian Dance Ensemble

Palace “Ukraine” (103 Vasylkivska Str.)
The National Honoured Academic Dance Ensemble of Ukraine named after P.P. Virsky organizes the festive concert of folk dance. Here you have a great opportunity to learn Ukrainian traditions and enjoy the professional performance of various ancient and modern dances from different regions of Ukraine. Around 100 talented, well-trained, passionate and energetic artists will come together to organize the unforgettable evening with lots of positive emotions.

Website: palace-ukraine.com/en/afisha/200-virsky

Feb 13-14
Jazz Love Songs

Cinema house (6 Saksaganskogo Str.)
The outstanding jazzmen of Ukraine come on one stage to present the new program “Jazz Love Songs” for those who are in love. The program includes the best songs of such legendary performers as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Nat King Cole and others; interesting surprises and unexpected jazz interpretations of “non-jazz” romantic compositions. The concert will be performed by Ruslan Egorov (vocal, piano), Pavlo Galitskiy (the drums), Dmitri Alexandrov (saxophone), Nikolai Kistenev (double bass) and Dennis Adu Big Band.

Website: kiev.karabas.com/jazz-love-songs-6


Feb 14
Jazz for lovers

SENTRUM (11, Shota Rustaveli Str. )
Famous Jazz vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter Allan Harris will present the new concert program “Nobody Loves You Better” on Valentine’s Day in Kiev. American jazzmen promise to perform one of the best love songs including My Funny Valentine, L.O.V.E, Moody’s Mood For Love, You Don’t Know What Love Is and many others. Be ready for the truly romantic atmosphere on this special day.

Website: www.facebook.com/events/1853189624927788/

Feb 14-15
Les meilleures chansons de NOTRE DAME de PARIS

Palace “Ukraine” (103 Vasylkivska)
Around 150 artists and 30 tons of lighting and sound equipment are involved in the grandiose performance of
the well-known musical based on the novel Notre-Dame de Paris by Victor Hugo. It is the story of love, betrayal, jealousy, bravery and true commitment that can not leave you indifferent. Seven wonderful voices accompanied by violins and cellos will make everyone to experience once more the taste of famous legend, believe in, and bow before the strong power of beauty.

Website: www.concert.ua/eventpage/les-meilleures-chansons-de-notre-dame-de-paris-14-02

Feb 18
Laima Love Show

Palace “Ukraine” (103 Vasylkivska)
Famous Latvian singer best known for such popular hits as “Vernisage” and “Charlie,” Laima Vaikule comes to Kiev within Ukrainian tour called “The best”. Impressive songs, the voice that becomes more beautiful over the years together with ballet and jazz accomplishments are waiting for all visitors in the new show program “Laima Love Show.”

Website: kiev.karabas.com/layma-vaykule


Feb 21
Arturo Sandoval

October Palace (1 Heroyiv Nebesnoyi Sotni Alley)
Cuban jazz trumpeter, pianist, and composer Arturo Sandoval is going to present one of the brightest, passionate, and virtuosic concerts of this winter. Arturo Sandoval got numerous awards: 10 Time Grammy Award Winner, Emmy Award Recipient, 6 Time Billboard Award Winner, 2015 Hispanic Heritage Award Recipient and is considered as one of the most brilliant, multifaceted and renowned musicians of our time. He is eager to share his talent with others who feel the same inspiration and adoration of music as he does.

Website: www.concert.ua/eventpage/arturo-sandoval

Feb 25-26
Rock symphony

Palace “Ukraine” (103 Vasylkivska)
Under the guidance of well-known bandmaster Mykola Lysenko (youngest), professional musicians of the symphonic orchestra will perform the hits of such rock monsters as Nirvana, Led Zeppelin, Muse, The Beatles, Metallica, System of a Down, The Doors, Queen that made a huge impact on the history of rock music. The project “Rock Symphony” tries to combine the heartrending rock energetic with the majesty of orchestral sound and propels rock to the new interesting execution level.

Website: http://www.concert.ua/eventpage/rok-simfonija-25-02

FASHION


Feb 01-05
Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days F/W 2017-18

CEC Parkovy (16 a, Parkova road)-variable
Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days is Ukraine’s biannual international fashion week that is aimed to promote a new generation of Eastern European brands and help Ukrainian designers to achieve international success. In addition to the main location (CEC Parkovy), the event will cover more than 20 other trendy places in Kiev.

Website: mbkievfashiondays.com/en/

Feb 08-10
KYIV FASHION 2017, 32nd International festival of vogue

KyivExpoPlaza (2B, Saliutna Str.)
Kyiv Fashion is a 3-day professional forum and one of the most prestigious events in fashion industry of Ukraine that brings together manufacturers, distributors, and importers of clothing. It showcases product from Lifestyle & Fashion industry and includes the full range of specialized fashion exhibitions: Kyiv Expo Style, Salon of Leather and Fur, Salon of Underwear, Kyiv Textile, Buy Fashion Business, Kyiv Fashion Kids, Expo Techmash.

Website: kyivfashion.kiev.ua


BUSINESS & EXHIBITIONS


Feb 01-04
International exhibition of gifts & houseware ProMaisonShow (Spring)

International Exhibition Centre (15 Brovarskiy Ave.)
International exhibition of gifts & houseware ProMaisonShow (Spring) includes several trade shows: Gifts & Business Souvenirs; Bijouterie & Fashion Accessories; Décor & Interior Item; Home Textile; Outdoor Living; TableWare & Kitchenware; Household goods. These 4 days B2B format exhibition is a chance to present your company and production on the Ukrainian market, make new business contacts, and share ideas.

Website: pem.com.ua/home/novosti/item/1521-startovali-prodazhi-vystavochnoj-ploschadi-promaisonshow-2016

Feb 21 – Feb 23
Trade Show of Successful Business (Franchising Kiev 2017)

KyivExpoPlaza (2B, Salyutna str.)
Franchising Kiev 2017 is an annual trade show of successful businesses and is a great platform to make a match of a franchise with the potential franchisee. Here you will find the exposition of Business, Finance, Human Resources, Entrepreneurship, Consulting, Retail and Franchising services. The event is supposed to gather about 2000 interested entrepreneurs and will be conducted together with the International forum of technologies and equipment for retail “Retail Industry”.

Website: franchising.euroindex.ua/index_e.php


Feb 21
III Legal Banking Forum

5-7/29 T. Shevchenka Blvd/Pushkinska Str.
III Legal Banking Forum is a communication platform focused on searching the best ways to reform the banking legislation and building the dialogue between the Ukrainian government and leading banks. This year the special attention will be put on such pressing problems as stabilization of banking sector, work with distressed assets, banking monitoring, exchange regulation etc.

Website: pravo.ua/events.php?id=48

Feb 28-Mar 02
Ukrainian Energy Forum

Inter Continental Hotel (2A, Velyka Zhytomyrska Str.)
The annual Ukrainian Energy Forum will be organized in Kiev by the Adam Smith Conferences and bring together 300 senior energy executives from 20 countries worldwide. The conference covers areas like Reform and Modernisation of Ukraine’s Energy Storage & Transportation Infrastructure, Strengthen Ukraine’s Position within Regional and Global Energy Map, Gas Market Liberalisation, Restarting the Process of Evaluating Ukraine’s Unconventional Gas Reserves, etc.

Website: http://www.ukrainianenergy.com/?xtssot=0


SPORTS


Feb 04-05
KYIV BATTLE

ACCO International (40-B Prospekt Peremogy)
There is an international CrossFit tournament organized in the capital’s exhibition center “ACCO International”. Crossfit training includes elements from high-intensity interval exercises, weightlifting, powerlifting, gymnastics and other sports. During the event, you can meet both the professional athletes and amateurs from Ukraine and neighboring countries who will demonstrate true strength and endurance competing for the title of best cross fitter with the prize money of UAH 100,000. Among participants, there are such well-known sportsmen of the country as Artem Kirichenko, Valentyn Lytvynchuk, Oleksandr Kravchenko, Serhiy Kravchenko and others.

Website: kyivbattle.org

Feb 12
Lovers’ race 2017

Rusanivska Quay
New Balance Top Runners invites everyone interested in participating in the traditional race (4 km or 8km) on the eve of Valentine’s Day. It can be a pretty good occasion to get new acquaintance, say “I love you” or simply spend time together with your love. At the end, all participants will get a medal symbolizing the everlasting feeling, drink hot tea, and enjoy music in the big company of like-minded runners.

Website: athletic-events.com/ru/events/370